Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
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 Things to Do in Weesenstein

Garden

A must is the visit of the beautiful garden. First mentioned in the 16th century it was redone in French Baroque style in the 18th century. You'll find beautiful sculptures, two bridges crossing the...
german_eagle's Profile Photo
german_eagle
May 18, 2013

Catholic Chapel

When castle Weesenstein became the favourite place of King Johann he gave order to build a catholic chapel (unlike the Saxon people, who are in the majority Lutheran-Evangelics, the Saxon Rulers were...
german_eagle's Profile Photo
german_eagle
May 18, 2013

Court Hall (Gerichtsstube)

The biggest and most beautiful of the medieval vaults is the court hall (Gerichtsstube). A beauty is the bookcase from the 16th century. Jurisdiction was assigned to the Bünaus in 1455, since then the...
german_eagle's Profile Photo
german_eagle
May 18, 2013

Knight's Hall

Although the name "Rittersaal" (Knight's Hall) was given in the romantic period of the 19th century, it is true that the oldest parts of this room were built in medieval times.As you can see it today...
german_eagle's Profile Photo
german_eagle
May 18, 2013

Salettchen

The entrance of the residential apartment floor is marked by the "Salettchen", a mid-size hall. The decoration is originally preserved from the middle of the 19th century. The room is dedicated to...
german_eagle's Profile Photo
german_eagle
May 18, 2013

Bridge and portal of the castle

When entering the castle the magnificent portal catches the visitor's eye. The portal was created in 1575 in Renaissance style. It depicts the coat-of-arms of the owner at that time, Rudolf III. of...
german_eagle's Profile Photo
german_eagle
May 18, 2013
 
 
Sponsored Listings

The Culprit: Müglitz River

Who'd think that such an innocent-looking little stream was capable of causing a disaster like the one of August 2002?The 2002 flood was not the first that hit Weesenstein. It probably won't have been...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

Flutpanorama: Exhibition On The 2002 Flood

The villagers of Weesenstein have also done an exhibition on the disastrous flood of August 2002. It is located in a small building along the road to the train station. The exhibition shows photos and...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

Recalling The 2002 Flood

Disaster struck on August 12/13, 2002 when, after heavy rainfalls in the Ore Mountains, the little Müglitz stream turned into a destructive flood wave. The board shows what Weesenstein's centre had...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

Garden Pavillon and Flood Exhibition

The little pavillon at the end of the baroque garden contains a small exhibition about the flood of 2002, its damages and how the gardens have been restored afterwards. Moving.It's hard to imagine now...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

Palace Gardens: The Column

Metal plates on the column mention the date of Nov 10, 1872 and the Agricultural District Association of the Ore Mountains as donators. The date provides the clue: The monument was a gift of the above...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

Palace Gardens: Flora Statue

Flora, the goddess of flowers, is watching over the palace gardens. The 19th century marble statue was toppled by the 2002 flood and buried in mud and debris. Luckily it didn't break and could be...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

The Palace Gardens

Below the palace a gardens in French baroque style extends at the bottom of the valley. An English landscape garden was added on the hillside in the 19th century.After the 2002 flood most of the...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

Schloss: The Protestant Chapel

The protestant palace chapel was built in 1737-1741. It is said to have been planned by George Bähr, the architect of the Frauenkirche in Dresden, who already died in 1738. His successor as Dresden's...
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo
Kathrin_E
Oct 01, 2008

Hotels Near Weesenstein

Hotels
Altenberger Strasse 7, Hermsdorf, 01776, DE
Show Prices
Hotels
Hauptstrasse 23, Heidenau, 21258, de
Show Prices
Hotels
Liebstadter Str.30, Pirna, Saxony, 01796, Germany
Show Prices
Hotels
Muehlenstrasse 4-6, Heidenau, Saxony, 01809, Germany
Show Prices
Hotels
Altbirkwitz 18, Pirna, 1796, de
Show Prices
Hotels
Rottwerndorfer Strasse 56 b, Pirna, Saxony, 01796, Germany
Show Prices

Top 5 Weesenstein Writers

richiecdisc's Profile Photo

richiecdisc

"Fairy Tales Come True in Weesenstein"
View Member
german_eagle's Profile Photo

german_eagle

"Weesenstein and its castle"
View Member
Kathrin_E's Profile Photo

Kathrin_E

"Weesenstein"
View Member
amsor's Profile Photo

amsor

"Königliche Schlossküche zu Wesenstein"
View Member
sandysmith's Profile Photo

sandysmith

"Cheers Richie!"
View Member