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Private Dresden Day Trip with Walking Tour from Prague
"Meet your private driver at your centrally located Prague hotel in the morning of your tour at the arranged time and enjoy a 10-hour day trip to the beautiful city of Dresden from Prague.  Late evening arrival to hotel in PragueMany of the b like the famous Frauenkirche lovingly rebuilt. Discover Dresden by taking a stroll through its Baroque city center walking along the former residence of Saxony’s prince electors and kings as well as admiring the beautiful view across the Elbe. You will definitely get to feel the seductive charm the capital of the Free State of Saxony has.Walking tour:certified & enthusiastic local guidesfluent in Englishinteres000 satisfied guestsgreat mix of history and anectodessuitable for all age groupsa 'must do' in Dresden"""
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Dresden Live-Guided Self-Drive Trabi Safari City Tour
"Jump into your very own Trabant and chug away through Dresden on a 90-minute ride in the official car of the DDR (GDR). Join fellow travelers in a Trabant convoy and see the city like you've never seen it before during this Trabi Safari. Your l your adventure begins.Pass popular Dresden sights during your tour including Zwinger Museum of Hygiene Great Garden 3 castles Golden rider Theaterplatz
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Dresden Live-Guided Self-Drive Trabi Safari City Tour
"Jump into your very own Trabant and chug away through Dresden on a 90-minute ride in the official car of the DDR (GDR). Join fellow travelers in a Trabant convoy and see the city like you've never seen it before during this Trabi Safari. Your l your adventure begins.Pass popular Dresden sights during your tour including Zwinger Museum of Hygiene Great Garden 3 castles Golden rider Theaterplatz
From EUR49.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Bautzen

Klix parish church

The Ev.-Lutheran parish church in Klix, a village a few km north of Bautzen, is quite an impressive Neo-Romanesque building from 1893 (architect: Theodor Quentin) with beautiful interior. The Baroque...
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Jun 15, 2014

Gaussig parish church

The Ev.-Lutheran Martin's church in Gaussig was built in Neo-Romanesque style according to plans of Carl August Schramm in 1873/74. It is a smaller copy of Johannis church in Zittau, not really a...
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Jun 15, 2014

Quatitz parish church

The village Quatitz, located about 5 km north of Bautzen on a hill above the reservoir, has a nice ev.-Lutheran church. It was built according to plans of Ernst Giese in Neo-Romanesque style 1898/99....
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Jun 01, 2014

Soviet cemetery

On the green promenade along the former (outer) city walls, corner Ziegelwall and Muskauer Straße, is a cemtery that commemorates the Soviet soldiers that died in the battle of Bautzen in WWII in...
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May 01, 2014

Karnickelberg Memorial Site

Beside the infamous Stasi prison there is another memorial site in Bautzen that commemorates the victims of Communist dictatorship who died in the Bautzen prisons. But hardly anyone knows about it or...
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Jan 31, 2014

Osterweg path

One of the nicest walking paths in the old town/castle district is the so called "Osterweg." It starts at the southern entrance to the castle district, just outside the gate, and leads without any ups...
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Sep 22, 2012
 
 
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Schiller Gymnasium (High School)

There are numerous public buildings south and east of the old town that were built around 1900, when the city walls were torn down and replace by nice parks and promenades. One of these buildings is...
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Sep 22, 2012

Neue Wasserkunst

Neue (new) Wasserkunst was part of the city walls as well as a significant part of the water system of the town. It was built 1606 - 10, was severely damaged in 1620 (30years war) and reconstructed...
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Sep 22, 2012

Nicolai Tower

Nicolai Tower was part of the city walls, it marks one of the city gates. The tower and gate are still well preserved, the tower is only open on special occasions - like on European Heritage Day. The...
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Sep 22, 2012

Liebfrauenkirche - Church of Our Lady

This catholic church is open during daytime in summer. In winter it was always closed when I was there.The church is located across the street from Reichenturm, just outside the immediate old town....
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Jun 24, 2012

Schloss and Park Gaußig

Schloss Gaußig is one of the largest and best preserved mansions in the region. It was home of the wealthiest family in the Upper Lausitz, Grafen von Schall-Riaucour. The present building goes back to...
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Jun 12, 2011

Bishop Benno house

The Bishop Benno house is a former manor in lovely rural setting in the village Schmochtitz, about 6 km west of Bautzen. A beautiful Baroque manor with large park was built by August von Schönberg in...
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Jun 12, 2011

Millenium Monument

In the Holy Year 2000 a monument was erected a few miles west of Bautzen at a crossroad on a hill, initiated by the Catholic Sorbs to express their Christian faith. The large granite stone symbolises...
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Jun 12, 2011

Courthouse

The courthouse together with the former prison, now Memorial site (see General Tip), form an impressive complex. The courthouse has a much nicer appearance, of course, is - so to speak - the front of...
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Jun 10, 2011

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Wendischer Graben 20, Bautzen, Saxony, 02625, Germany
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Burgplatz 5, Bautzen, Saxony, 02625, Germany
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Wilthener Strasse 32, Bautzen 02625
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Hauptmarkt 4, Bautzen, Saxony, 02625, Germany
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Top Things to Do in Bautzen

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Cathedral

Bautzen's cathedral is a special case: Since the introduction of the reformation in 1524 it has been simultaneously used by both confessions. The catholics use the choir, the protestants use the nave....
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Panoramic view

Friedensbrücke, the "Peace Bridge", crosses the gorge-like Spree valley from the southwestern corner of the old town. The bridge offers the best panorama of the old town plateau. The southwestern...
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Wendischer Kirchhof

The "Sorbian" churchyard is exposed outside the town walls. It forms a platform high above the river with splendid views. Two of Bautzen's most beautiful towers make this place a landmark in the...
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Ortenburg Castle

The castle is Bautzen's oldest building. It was founded by the Margraves of Meißen to protect their border in 1002. However, there is close to nothing left of the medieval castle. Bautzen has been...
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Lauenturm

From the main market square, Innere Lauenstraße leads straight south towards the impressive tower named Lauenturm. The tower, which is part of the town's fortification and once protected the southern...
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Nicolaikirche

The church of St Nicolai was built right on the town wall in the 15th century and also used for military purposes. During the 30 Years War it was destroyed and never rebuilt. The ruin reminded us of...
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"Bautzen / Budyšin"
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"Bautzen on a Gorgeous Winter's Day"
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"Transcending Expectations in Bautzen"
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"Bautzen - A Beautiful and Historic City"
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"Bautzen"
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