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Prague Small-Group Day Trip: Elbe Sandstones Natural Reservation Including Elbe Canyon and Bastei Sandstone Bridge
"Once you are comfortably picked up at your hotel you will leave Prague in a small group of 1-8 people. En-route your tour guide will point out natural landmarks you are passing during this 2 hrs drive and introduce you to the Czech countryside. Your first stop will be the ""Tisa rocks"" national natural monument located at the heart of the natural reserve ""Elbe Sandstones"". Your guide will lead you through narrow passages and along bizarre stone pillars reminding you of a fairy tale-land. It is no wonder that scenes from the famous fantasy movie ""Chronicles of Narnia"" were filmed here. You will have enough time to slowly explore the area and access the tops of the rocks to enjoy the great views. get ready to enjoy a traditional Czech lunch at an excellent local restaurant where you can try typical Czech meals. Selection of dishes cooked from local ingredients and also great beer from a local mini-brewery will give you just enough energy for the& an iconic rock-formation
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Bohemian And Saxon Switzerland Winter Tour from Prague
"Visit the two main highlights of the Bohemia and Saxon Switzerland National park. Our day long guided tour from Prague will take you into the heart of the Czech Bohemia and German Saxon Switzerland national park (The Elbe River Canyon Region).Our you will be taken to enjoy a fantastic lunch. After the lunch lay back and have a relaxing journey back to Prague."""Visit the two highlights of the Bohemia and Saxon Switzerland National park with this tour. Our day long guided tour from Prague will take you into the heart of the Czech Bohemia and German Saxon Switzerland national park (The Elbe River Canyon Region).title=Highlights&1=Guided+winter-time+tour+from+Prague+to+Bohemian+and+Saxon+Switzerland&2=See+the+gorgeous+underrated+Central+European+nature+during+winter&3=Linger+on+the+once-verboten+Iron+Curtain+border&4=Indulge+in+a+delicious+Czech+lunch&5=Learn+abo""
From EUR150.00
 
Bohemian And Saxon Switzerland Winter Tour from Prague
"Visit the two main highlights of the Bohemia and Saxon Switzerland National park. Our day long guided tour from Prague will take you into the heart of the Czech Bohemia and German Saxon Switzerland national park (The Elbe River Canyon Region).Our you will be taken to enjoy a fantastic lunch. After the lunch lay back and have a relaxing journey back to Prague."""Visit the two highlights of the Bohemia and Saxon Switzerland National park with this tour. Our day long guided tour from Prague will take you into the heart of the Czech Bohemia and German Saxon Switzerland national park (The Elbe River Canyon Region).title=Highlights&1=Guided+winter-time+tour+from+Prague+to+Bohemian+and+Saxon+Switzerland&2=See+the+gorgeous+underrated+Central+European+nature+during+winter&3=Linger+on+the+once-verboten+Iron+Curtain+border&4=Indulge+in+a+delicious+Czech+lunch&5=Learn+abo""
From EUR150.00

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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german_eagle

" Kurort Rathen - Vordere Sächsische Schweiz "
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akikonomu

"Winter wilderness"
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Henk.Irene

"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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