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Discover Dresden

Accompany us on a private coach for a full day’s trip to Dresden. Having arisen as a phoenix from the ashes after the devastation of the Second World War and the decades of Communist rule that followed, Dresden has today reclaimed its title as “Florence on the Elbe”. Not only does it boast some of the best museums and one of the most beautiful baroque city centres in all of Europe, but it has also developed a vibrancy that is entirely contemporary.

We will walk you through the meticulously rebuilt historic Old Town, uncovering Dresden’s history as the residence of the Saxon kings. Visit the glorious baroque Zwinger, the former royal courtyard, as well as the palace with its Long Walk, an impressive 24,000 tiled porcelain frieze encapsulating nearly six centuries of Saxon history. See the famous Semper opera house and learn why King Augustus the Strong’s heart still supposedly beats in the crypt of the Catholic Hofkirche! Admire the newly rebuilt Church of our Lady (Frauenkirche), simultaneously a symbol of Dresden’s destruction in war and of its recovery since.

You will have ample time on your own to stroll along the “Balcony of Europe” above the Elbe River, explore one of the museums – including the brand new Daniel Libeskind-designed Museum of Military History, or shop at the markets.

Booking

Simply send an e-mail to office@berlinwalks.de and let us know:

  1. The desired tour dates
  2. The size of the group (adults/children). There is no upper limit on the size of your group.
  3. Your name, telephone number and e-mail address
  4. Do you have any other requests? For instance, are there any particular museums you would like to visit?

Prices

Prices depend on the size of the group and the mode of transport chosen (minibus; bus/coach; regional or high-speed train). Our prices include Mehrwertsteuer (mandatory Sales Tax at 19%) but do not include gratuities, entry to museums or lunch. We would be pleased to give you a firm proposal for you or your group on receipt of your e-mail; please make sure you give us all the information listed above!

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