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Dresden Day Trip from Prague
"Departing Prague by luxury coach head toward the Czech Republic's northern border with Germany and enjoy a scenic three-hour drive. You’ll reach Dresden in the late morning.Upon arrival visit the world-renowned Zwinger Gallery with its art collections by famous masters. See the Sistine Madonna by Raphael and view more paintings by Titian Lucas Cranach Canaletto and other Flemish artists.Next pass though the Dresden Castle complex
From EUR78.00
 
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"""
From EUR220.00
 
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 Nightlife in Dresden

Semper Opera; Kulturpalast

check the evening concerts in both the Semper Opera and the Kulturpalast - there could well be something to enjoy. We went a couple of times, and what we saw were very enjoyable and professional. That...
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Nov 05, 2015

Ostrapark

Some of the former slaughterhouse buildings in the Friedrichstadt district were turned into a (night)club - Ostrapark. The entrance is vis-a-vis the Messe / Trade Fair, right by tram stop "Messe...
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Sep 15, 2013

Schlossbar

This place in the upscale Swissotel, a five-star hotel in the old town vis-a-vis the Royal Palace, has become my regular hang out place after opera or concert. The Schlossbar is the Swissotel's lobby...
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Jun 02, 2013

Filmnächte am Elbufer

Whether you're a fan of movies or not, the ambience of the open-air cinema right by the river is very special and worth your time. The seats are on the hillside, designed like an amphitheatre, the...
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Aug 05, 2012

Bärenzwinger

One of the most popular nightlife spots in the city is the Club Bärenzwinger. It opened 1967 as a student club of the Tech University. Location is in a part of the old city fortifications, known as...
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Aug 05, 2012

Bar Paradox

There are a lot of bars in the Dresden-Neustadt district, the so called "scene" and "nightlife" area, but only a few of them offer decent food, just in case you're hungry. Bar Paradox is one of them....
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Feb 10, 2012
 
 
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Staatsoperette Dresden

Unlike the name indicates this operetta theatre is not run by the State but by the city. Actually, they claim it's the only one in Germany - don't know if it's true, and it doesn't matter IMO.They...
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Feb 03, 2012

Semper Opera

The TheatreSaid to be one of the most beautiful opera houses in Europe, Semper Opera features both operas and ballets, both as part of a regular season and for special performances. If you can't make...
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Aug 07, 2011

Filmnächte am Elbufer

You like good movies but dislike the sticky atmosphere in cinemas? Then you should go to "Filmnächte am Elbufer" (Movie nights at Elbe banks). But the event does not only offer the newst movies but...
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Leipzig
Apr 04, 2011

Theatres

There are numerous theatres in Dresden - from the Classical Theatre to smaller theatres and cabarets.Here are some examples:- Schauspielhaus (with some locations) www.schauspielhaus-dresden.de A...
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Apr 04, 2011

Semperoper or Semper Opera House

This impressive opera house has a long standing tradition for premiering great works and remains a big draw for those who appreciate the finer things in life. Check their website for current offerings...
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Apr 04, 2011

Weisse Gasse

The most popular place to hang out in the old town in the evenings/at night is the so called "Kneipenviertel Weisse Gasse". Conveniently located between Altmarkt and Pirnaischer Platz, just a few...
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german_eagle
Nov 18, 2010

Concerts: Classical music

Dresden is blessed to be home of two top orchestras, the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden and the Dresden Philharmonic, plus several other orchestras, not to mention the orchestras below that level...
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Nov 18, 2010

Programmkino Ost

If you want to see a movie in a more individual ambience than the big movie theatres provide then there are several options in Dresden. One of them is "Programmkino Ost" which is located in a 19th...
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Nov 18, 2010

Top Hotels in Dresden

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Am Taschenberg 3, Dresden, Saxony, 01067, Germany
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Ringstrasse 1, Dresden, Saxony, 01067, Germany
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Grosse Meissner Strasse 15, Dresden, Saxony, 01097, Germany
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Hansastrasse 43, Dresden, Saxony, 1097, Germany
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An Der Frauenkirche 5, Dresden, Saxony, 01067, Germany
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Prager Str. 2c, (formerly Mercure Hotel Newa Dresden), Dresden, Saxony, 01069, Germany
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Top Things to Do in Dresden

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Frauenkirche - Church of Our Lady

The Frauenkirche was destroyed in the 1945 bombing. It was left that way as a memorial during the DDR period and then restored after re-unification, the work being completed in 2005. The exterior is...
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Zwinger

The Dresdner Zwinger is a palace which served as the orangery, exhibition gallery and festival arena of the Dresden Court. It dates from 1719. The word Zwinger is used for an enclosed killing ground...
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Hofkirche - Catholic Cathedral

This is the city’s Catholic cathedral. It was badly damaged in the February 1945 bombing. Initial restoration took place during the1980s by the DDR government and it was completed in the early 21st...
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Fürstenzug - Procession of Princes

I am fortunate enough to travel a lot and I have been to many incredibly beautiful places, but the Procession of Princes literally took my breath away. I cannot remember when I was last so...
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Residenzschloss - Royal Palace

At one time the Residenzschloss Dresden (Dresden Royal Palace) was among the most magnificent and important Renaissance palaces in Germany. Dresden was the permanent residence of the Saxon kings and...
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Brühlsche Terrasse - Bruehl's Terrace

The Brühl Terrace is a terraced promenade with views over the Elbe River. The terrace was originally built as ramparts to protect the city. Between 1739 and 1748 Count Henrich von Brühl, after...
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"Welcome to Dresden"
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"WONDERFUL DRESDEN!"
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"Still Beautiful Elegance"
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"Back to the Future: From Rubble to Baroque Beauty"
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"Dresden"
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