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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
 
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 Transportation in Kurort Rathen

Bus

For getting to Bastei viewpoint you can take the bus. It's actually most convenient: From Pirna ZOB/railway station bus #237 (runs about every hour, at least in hiking season, direction Sebnitz) goes...
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german_eagle
Sep 05, 2015

Car

Driving to Rathen is IMHO the least attractive option to get there. Not only is it an ecologic problem. The part of town where the tourist sights are - Niederrathen on the right bank of the Elbe river...
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german_eagle
May 16, 2013

Cycling

Grab your bicycle or rent one and cycle to Rathen! The place is down by the river so it's no sweat to get there by bicycle. The Elbe cycling path runs to both sides of the river between Rathen and...
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german_eagle
Mar 11, 2012

Train

The fastest, inexpensive and convenient way to get to Rathen is the commuter train S1 Meißen - Bad Schandau (-Schöna). From Dresden main station it takes about a half hour to get to Dresden. Trains...
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german_eagle
Mar 11, 2012

Ferry

Most hotels/restaurants, hiking trails, Bastei etc. are on the right bank in Niederrathen - which is car-free - but the parking lot and train station are on the left bank in Oberrathen. So you *have*...
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Mar 11, 2012

Paddle Steamer

The most stylish and relaxing way to get to Rathen is a ride on one of the historic paddle steamers of the Sächsische Dampfschifffahrt company. I have done that numerous times. Be prepared these...
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Mar 11, 2012
 
 
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Getting there

I think the best way to get there is by ferry. A line operate between Dresden and Rathen.Another way is by bike. You can cycle along the Elbe River.A third way is by car. From Dresden take federal...
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Jun 29, 2003

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Lilienstein

Lilienstein Rock is one the most beautiful places in Saxony, a giant rock located next to river Elbe in the beautiful Elbe Sandstone Mountains. Climbing up demands some strength but is worth all...
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Bastei

The Bastei (in English "bastion") is the most popular tourist spot in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. As it is located conveniently just outside the town of Pirna, basically every tourist bus stops...
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Kuhstall

Kuhstall is another popular rock formation in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. The name translates as "cowshed" - and interestingly, the rocks were once used as a cowshed when the weather suddenly...
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Castle Kuckuckstein

The main attraction of Liebstadt is castle Kuckuckstein. It nestles on a small plateau above the town's centre, which means a short but steep uphill walk. The castle was first mentioned in 930 as a...
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Church Liebstadt

Across the valley from the castle is the other outstanding sight of Liebstadt - the ev.-Lutheran parish church. The present building is about 500 years old; the nave was finished in 1499, the choir...
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Church Dobra

The small ev.-Lutheran parish church in Döbra, a village that is just a few km up the valley from Liebstadt, to which it belongs, is a widely unknown gem. It was built in the 14th century as a pilgrim...
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Top 5 Kurort Rathen Writers

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" Kurort Rathen - Vordere Sächsische Schweiz "
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"Winter wilderness"
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"Kurort Rathen a smal heald resort"
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Leipzig

"Welcome to RATHEN"
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AsturArcadia

"KURORT RATHEN AND THE BASTEI"
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