4 - Days Dresden / Germany
VISITS / THINGS TO SEE:
Dresden Old Town
Meissen with porcelain manufactory
Saxon Switzerland with fortress Königstein
Boat trip from Pillnitz to Dresden
Experience the Elb-Florence at its best on this journey and marvel at the Semperoper, the Zwinger, the Fürstenzug and many other sights of the cultural city. Get to know the porcelain city of Meissen as well as the Saxon Switzerland with its fortress Königstein.
1st day: Arrival to Dresden
You reach the city in the afternoon and move into the rooms of the booked hotel. Dinner in a typical restaurant and overnight.
2nd day: Dresden - Meissen
After breakfast, the tour guide will welcome you and accompany you on a 3-hour combined city tour and tour through Dresden. During the tour through the historic city center, you will see the Theater Square with the Semper Opera House and cathedral, the Italian village and the Residenzschloss, the Zwinger or Zwingerhof, the Fürstenzug and the Neumarkt with the Frauenkirche. During the tour through Dresden's Old and New Town you will see, among other things, the City Hall, the Hygiene-Museum, view of the Elbe castles and the famous "White Hart", the "Blue Wonder", villa district Blasewitz, stop at Pfund`s Dairy, Albertplatz and Barockviertel. After an optional lunch, drive to Meissen. A small city tour through the idyllic Meissen with a visit to the castle hill and a visit to the world-famous porcelain manufactory Meissen. In the late afternoon, you will be invited to a wine tasting in a rustic place in Meissen. Return to Dresden and optional Dinner or visit of the Semperoper - one of Europe's most famous Opera houses with it's well known acoustic which is unique.
Day 3: Saxon Switzerland with fortress Königstein
Today, your journey takes you to beautiful Saxon Switzerland. First, there is a guided tour in the Bastei area to the most beautiful vantage points with a view of the almost 200 meters lower flowing Elbe, to the Tafelberg and into the canyons of the national park. You can walk over the famous Bastei stone-bridge. The journey continues via Hohenstein and Bad Schandau to the fortress Königstein. Already in the 13th century, a castle was built on the 360-meter high mountain plateau. During the tour, you will see the dwell house, the treasure house, the reconstructed garrison church and the barrel cellar. We continue along the Saxon Wine Route to Pillnitz with a guided tour through the castle park. Your guests can see the pleasure garden, the French garden with the gondola of the Saxon court and the English garden. The return trip to Dresden takes place with a paddle steamer from Pillnitz through the Elbe Valley to Dresden. Enjoy the scenery from a different angle. For dinner, we recommend closing the day in one of the famous wine cellars in Dresden. We gladly book this for you. After an eventful day, return to the hotel and overnight.
4th day: time to head back home
After a last extensive breakfast buffet, you say goodbye to Dresden and set out on your way home.
3 nights in a mid-range hotel
3 x breakfast buffet
1 x dinner in the hotel
1 x tour guide for a full day excursion to Dresden and Meissen
1 x entrance porcelain manufactory Meissen
1 x wine tasting with 4 varieties in Meissen
1 x tour guide for a full day excursion to the Saxon Switzerland
1 x entrance and guided tour fortress Königstein
1 x boat trip from Pillnitz to Dresden
Other entrance fees not included
1 x Opera visit on request
1 x Dinner Kastenmeiers
01.01.2020 - 31.03.2020 179,00 € / SGL Supplement 69,00 €
01.04.2019 - 13.10.2019 202,00 € / SGL Supplement 65,00 €
14.10.2019 - 26.11.2019 179,00 € / SGL Supplement 65,00 €
27.11.2019 - 21.12.2019 202,00 € / SGL Supplement 65,00 €
22.12.2019 - 26.12.2019 179,00 € / SGL Supplement 65,00 €
27.12.2019 - 31.12.2019 234,00 € / SGL Supplement 65,00 €
Holidays /Events (Striezelmarkt Wochenenden)
01.01.2019 - 31.12.2019 234,00 € / SGL Supplement 65,00 €
Important: All rates are based on groups of a minimum of 30 Pax. For guided tours in other languages than English/German an additional fee will apply.