Explore the beautiful Saxon Switzerland National Park on this 8-hour day trip from Dresden. Delve into the Saxon Switzerland National Park with a guide and take in top attractions such as Bastei Bridge and Pravčická Gate — Europe’s largest natural sandstone gate. Admire panoramic views over the mighty Elbe River, cross from the Saxon side of the park into the Czech side and gain insight into the region’s fascinating geology. After lunch, head into Kamenice Gorge for a dingy ride through the sandstone canyon and explore the pretty town of
Escape the city bustle of Dresden with a full-day tour to the Bohemian and Saxon Switzerland National Parks. Get picked up at your hotel in Dresden for a small-group tour with stops at popular landmarks including Bastei Bridge, Neurathen Castle, and the Sněžník Lookout Tower. Relax over an included lunch and then visit the Tyssa Walls, filming site of the Chronicles of Narnia.
Our highly professional guides take you on a breathtaking tour to the National Park. The tour consists of three “hikes” to stunning locations, including lunch in a local Czech restaurant. The first location is the magnificent Bastei in Saxon Switzerland National Park in Germany. The views are spectacular, air is fresh, and this hike is a warm up for a day. Afterwards we drive you under monumental Pravcicka Arch in Bohemian Switzerland National Park in Czechia. You will walk through forest path which finally opens up at the top for the view of the arch and surrounding countryside. And last but not least, you walk the third trail with us, which leads to the river Kamenice and towards the Wild Glen. There is a very different scenery than the views from other two hikes. The trails are magically nestled deep within the natural gorge, which at first end at a “dinghy” boat ride. After the completion of this mesmerizing journey, we drop you back to your hotel by our cosy minivan.
Absolutely the best way to get acquainted with Dresden. This walk weaves its way though the iconic buildings of Dresden's historic centre while narrating history in a fun and informative manner. The small size of our groups allows us to pay individual attention to your areas of interest and your questions. If you would rather just listen in, then that's fine as well. You will learn about the many layers of Dresden's history through medieval, renaissance and baroque times, it's fate during WW2, the story of the rebuilding during the East German GDR times. Human stories, architecture, iconography are all covered. We are licenced guides passionate about increasing our knowledge and committed to delivering it all in an entertaining and engaging fashion.
See Dresden with our team of licensed guides. We are passionate about Dresden and committed to delivering informative and engaging tours. Find out about Dresden's many layers of history from medieval through baroque, renaissance and modern times. You will hear about it's fate during WW2 and the painstaking rebuilding. If you have questions about the East German GDR times, bring them on! Or maybe architecture or iconography is your thing? There are numerous possibilities to curate this tour and we are happy to customize the information to your exact needs. As this is a private tour, it can begin at a time that is suitable for you. Just write in and discuss it with us. See you in Dresden!
The bizarre rocky landscape, which opens in the upper Elbe valley, from Pirna, has always been the preferred excursion destination for the Dresdeners and their guests. Swiss painters discovered the sandstones as a unique landscape setting just over two hundred years ago. The well-known natural highlights such as Bastei, Königstein Fortress, Schrammsteine etc. have already inspired artists such as Caspar David Friedrich, Richard Wagner and Carl Maria von Weber. Our tour takes you directly to the Saxon Switzerland National Park, further via Bastei and Königstein Fortress - for a very special nature experience.
Once known as Florence on the Elbe, Dresden has been slowly reestablishing itself as a cultural hub of Europe following the devastation of World War II. Avoid getting overwhelmed by its myriad palaces, churches, and landmarks and let a guide show you around key sights. See Dresden Castle (Residenzschloss), Dresden Frauenkirche, and Brühl's Terrace, the “Balcony of Europe,” and hear about the history behind the city’s historical and cultural sights.
An excellent pick for nature lovers; this tour helps you save time and see Saxon Switzerland National Park, and Bohemian Switzerland National Park in a day. No need to worry about getting lost—a guide leads the way on hikes through forests to reveal stunning countryside views. To keep you fueled and energized, a lunch is included along the way at a local Czech restaurant.
Embark on an extraordinary 8-hour journey through the stunning Saxon Switzerland National Park, departing from Dresden. With a knowledgeable guide, delve into the heart of the park and uncover its gems, including the awe-inspiring Bastei Bridge and Pravcicka Gate – Europe's grandest natural sandstone gate. Marvel at panoramic vistas over the majestic Elbe River, traversing from the Saxon side to the Czech side, gaining insights into the region's captivating geology.
After a hearty Czech lunch in a charming local eatery, you'll be revitalized for the next leg of our adventure.
Prepare for an unforgettable boat ride through the Kamenice Gorge, as you navigate among impressive rock formations and tranquil crystal-clear waters. Perfect for families, this experience will etch indelible memories.
Our full-day exploration promises a captivating journey into the enchanting beauty of Bohemian Switzerland. Join us and capture the essence of this extraordinary national park.
Dresden is a city rife with art, architecture, and culture. Dive deep into the city’s unique characteristics with a private guide and get a comprehensive overview of the city. Discover unique street art, learn more about local galleries and museums, admire the city’s beautiful architecture, and much more in just a couple of hours.
A perfect pick for nature lovers—this small-group adventure from Dresden allows you to spend time outdoors and explore the rock canyons and gorges of Bastei with ease. As well as traversing hiking trails—with a guide to navigate so you don’t get lost—the trip also includes a boat ride through the narrow canyons of Kamenice Gorge and a tasty Czech lunch along the way too.
Take the wheel of a classic 20th-century Trabant for a unique self-drive tour of Dresden. Follow your guide in convoy, leaving you free to concentrate on driving and admiring the views as you pass by sights including the Neustadt quarter, Dresden Zwinger, and the site of the famous Dresden Christmas Market. Hop out along the way to admire the views from Lingnerschloss castle and Blasewitz fishing village.
Book a hassle-free private transfer from Dresden International Airport to Dresden. Ensure Pick-up from the airport with up to 60 minutes of waiting time included in case of delays. Drop off in Dresden.
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If you want to see more than the center, borrow a bike and join us. From the historic old town, we drive to the Baroque quarter, through the New Town and the suburbs. We cycle on side roads and through the parks. Finally, the realization takes place. Dresden is huge!
'BEAUTY WAS INVENTED HERE' (Winckelmann 1749)
In this citywalk through the baroque old town, you will see the tourists favourite attractions. You will gain fascinating insights into the history of saxony and it's architecture. How the game of power between megalomania and icecold calculation at the saxonian court turned out, you will learn in curious tales of the electors and kings. It also includes surprising information on the prevalent local art style and the rich culture of the city.
WE TRAVEL THROUGH TIME
This tour takes you from the Zwinger into the heart of Dresdens old town, the Neumarkt with the church of our lady. I will tell you, what the famous Zwinger actually is & we will visit Dresden Castle. Looking into the past, we will cover many things that are just not there anymore. To leave you not only to your imagination, I will always provide you with fitting imagery or videos for comparison.
EAT LIKE A LOCAL
To make you enjoy your day in Dresden to the fullest, you may also want to know where to be headed after the tour concludes. With our valuable tips and recommendations for your leisure activities, you can enjoy Dresden like a local would. What's to explore apart of the touristic ways? Where do locals go to dine out or are there any PopUps everybody talks about? I will let you know.
Explore the past and present Dresden in only one day.
Discover the eastern German city of Dresden and enjoy a flexible sightseeing experience when you book this private walking tour. Follow your guide around the historic center of the Saxon capital and see several top attractions like the Frauenkirche, Zwinger Palace, the House of Wettin, and the Semper Opera House.
Feb. to Dec. │ Mon / Wed / Fri / Sat │ 10:30 a.m. - approx. 2:45 p.m. (1 hour break incl.) InklPrice including admission │Up to 16 years free
✔ complete tour of the old town including the Frauenkirche from the inside as part of the open church; spoken live and pictorially, with head cinema on time travel, background and details that are not in any travel guide (duration: 2h)
✔ Insights into the unusual construction and music history of the Semperoper with its atmospheric foyers, glazed vestibules and increased splendor in the auditorium (duration: 1h)
✔ Comfortable guidance system for the city tour: understand everything while walking, take pictures or relax and don't miss a word.
The program depends on the rehearsal and schedule of the Semperoper. For the few individual cases in which the date of the Semper Opera tour differs, you will receive information from the organizer. Further details and the relevant dates can be found on the website of the organizer.
Leave the rush of Dresden behind and experience the beauty of the Central European landscape. Spend a day in Saxon Switzerland National Park, which is popular with both locals and international climbers. This small-group tour picks you up at your accommodation and gets you to the park early to avoid crowds. All your needs are met—comfortable travel, navigation on your hike, authentic Czech/German food and drink, even your ride back to your hotel.
Feb. to Dec. / Mon / Wed / Fri / Sat │ 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (incl. 1 hour break) │ Price including admission │Up to 16 years free
✔ get to know Dresden with all its sights: Zwinger, Semperoper, Residenzschloss to mention only a few; We also visit the Frauenkirche from the inside as part of the open church
✔ the Residenzschloss - splendor and impressive history, deliberately guided to the most beautiful in the respective exhibitions: green vault, Turkish chamber, giant hall, English staircase, princely cloakroom, small ballroom and from October 2019 parade rooms with throne room August the Strong
✔ individual ascent to Hausmannsturm (April 13th - November 3rd, 2019): enjoy the wonderful panoramic view over the Elbe valley - Dresden is at your feet
✔ Smooth process, perfectly organized, with a lunch break to rest - the unforgettable day of your Dresden trip
Get away from the crowds (and the guidebooks) and experience East Germany into the Czech Republic on a two-part, family-friendly outdoor adventure. On this private tour, you’ll cycle along the Elbe River, pedaling from scenic Bad Schandau to Decin in the Czech Republic. Met by a helpful team member, you’ll hop in a canoe, paddling back across the border—this time, adventuring from the water.
Explore Dresden at dusk with this walking tour led by a night watchman. Listen to spooky stories while walking through Dresden’s Old Town and see top landmarks such as the historic Frauenkirche church, the Semper Opera House, and Zwinger Palace. This entertaining and educational tour is ideal for families.
Use the hop-on hop-off bus to explore Dresden the easy way. Aboard a double-decker bus, travel through the city and visit sights such as the Royal Palace and the Blue Wonder. Hop on and off at more than 20 stops around the city and enjoy some complimentary sightseeing experiences with your ticket.
Dresden's only hop on hop off city tour with many inclusive services. The ticket is valid for two full days.
We show you Dresden! Hop on hop off with 22 stops. In our double-decker buses we offer you the best all-round visibility, open in summer and well heated in winter. Licensed tour guides or GPS-controlled audio systems in 19 different languages convey everything you need to know about the city.
Don't just see the sights of Dresden Castle (Residenzschloss), learn about them, too. This entrance ticket and walking tour gives you the lowdown on the castle exhibitions such as the New Green Vault, the parade rooms, and the small ballroom. You'll be sure to catch all the commentary as you explore, thanks to a microphone and receiver system used by the guide.