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Area:  357,168 km2
Capital: Berlin
Country Code: 49
Country Population: 80,716,000
Credit Cards: All major credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Master Card and Diners Club
Currency: Euro
Departure Tax: Approximately €42 depending on destination
Drives on the: Right
Electricity: 230 V
Ethnic Groups: 

92% Germans; 8% Mixed European descent

Flag: Germany Flag
Location:  Central Europe
Official Language(s): German
Religion: Christian, Roman Catholic
Time Zone: CET (UTC +1)
Tipping: Tipping is included but an additional 5 - 10% (or "rounding up") in Euro for good service is not unheard of.


Germany Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to Germany.

Learn about the history and culture of Germany, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Germany's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information, will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Germany for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Germany tours today!


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