Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Dresden1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Dresden with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Dresden areaThis Dresden map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Dresden and surroundings
Germany - moving around the countryThe development of the country's transport system is associated with progress of international and domestic trade relations. To the date, Germany's transport interchange is recognized as one of the best in the world. Therefore, there is always the best option for any tourist. Railways are very popular. They are laid both inside the city and between regions. This is worth considering when buying a ticket. In mountainous regions of the country, there are specially equipped cog railways, so you can have a train even to the ski resorts. The rail transport features the high comfort and punctuality. There is a subway in 10 major cities. In Berlin, there is the largest and most extensive subway network, which embraces a dozen lines and more than 170 stations. … Open
Nature and parks of GermanyIn the heart of Munich, there is the largest city park called English. It occupies about 4 square kilometers and is the favorite vacation spot for locals and visitors of the city. Every day, about 50 thousand people come to the park. There are several small attractions on its territory: the Chinese tower, the Japanese tea house, the beer garden, the nudist fields, and the Sant Emmeram bridge. A historic medieval tower was reconstructed in the Babelsberg park in Brandenburg. A fortress and a large palace were preserved, which were used by William I and the Princess Augustus. This is a very picturesque place for walking, excursions, and outdoor recreation. … Open
Photogallery of Dresden sights
Our guide to Dresden
Without a doubt, Dresden is one of the most beautiful European cities. Of course, it's hard to compare it with such metropolises as New-York or Beijing with their skyscrapers and crowded streets, but this city on the Elba doesn't need all that – it has other and not less interesting attractions. That is one of the reasons why there are always a lot of tourists in Dresden. Dresden is such a fantastic city, … Open
Cultural excursion through Dresden - things to see
Neustadt area is the most attractive one from historical point of view. On the territory of this area are located numerous beautiful old buildings. Japanese Palace is a striking architectural landmark of the city. The palace was built in the beginning of the 18th century. Currently the palace hosts two museums, one of which introduces visitors to the Saxon national culture, and the other one exhibits an invaluable … Open
Attractions and active leisure
Dresden will pleasantly surprise fans of active pastime as there are so many sports facilities, modern water parks, various night entertainments, and all kinds of restaurants on its territory. Dance Factory is a popular nightclub of Dresden. Here dance floors are arranged on three levels. In addition to unusual design the club has a great bar. The price of drinks and snacks is reduced to a minimum several times a … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
The majority of national dishes that are offered to visitors in restaurants of Dresden belong to the Saxony kitchen. Roast beef is a popular local dish. Meat here is thoroughly marinated in vinegar and spices before cooking, so it has its unforgettable aroma. Among the first courses the leader is, without a doubt, potato soup. Quarkkäulchen curd is the most popular dessert among locals. Sweet tooth will surely like … Open
Zur Gewürzmühle hotel, which is located in the neighborhood of Lockwitz, is also considered one of the most unusual hotels in Dresden. It is open in an old mansion, a part of the façade of which is covered by ivy in summer. This hotel is famous for its restaurant that serves Saxon cuisine, with all dishes being cooked in accordance with old recipes. The design of the restaurant is worth a separate mention as … Open
Traditions and mentality of Dresden
Dresden has always attracted travelers by its colorful festivals and holidays. In early June here takes place an annual music festival Dresdner Musikfestspiele. This event traditionally attracts music lovers from around the world. During several days beautiful parks, theaters, palaces, and even churches of the city are turned into colorful concert venues. World-renowned music bands, as well as local Dresden music … Open