Dresden to Saxon Switzerland Park: 12-Hour Group Tour, Lunch

Day Trips & Excursions in Dresden

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Escape the city rush and explore the beauty of Central European nature by taking this unique 12-hour trip to the Bohemian & Saxon Switzerland National Park. Join our small-group tour and let us guide you through the marvelous region on the Czech-German border. Witness the main symbols of the park such as the Bastei Bridge & Pravcicka Gate. Enjoy the grand sandstone formations and relax while sailing the dinghy boats down the Gorges of Kamenice river.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Old Market Square (Altmarkt), Dresden, SaxonyThe tour begins by picking you up at your Dresden hotel, Airbnb or elsewhere in Dresden. Our comfortable vehicle will then transport you to the German part of the National Park. The snacks and beverages along the way in combination with an informative description of the passing landmarks will make the journey over in no time. Stop At: Bastei, Lohmen, SaxonyOur first destination is the magnificent Bastei Bridge (Saxon Switzerland, Germany). The breathtaking view of the Elbe River Canyon, high above which the Bridge perches, will be engrained into your memory forever. Watching the sunrise above the unique sandstone pinnacles is a priceless experience.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Neurathen Castle, Bastei, SaxonyThe easy scenic walk across the Bastei Bridge is finished by an excursion of the medieval castle ruins of Felsenburg Neurathen (13th cen.), located at the other end of the Bastei Bridge. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Pravcicka brana, Hrensko, Usti nad Labem Region, BohemiaThe following jurney takes us over the border to the Bohemian (Czech) part of the National Park. The 2km hike navigates us to the Pravcicka Gate. Approaching it from below, you will see the majesty with which it stands at the top of the surrounding landscape. It is the symbol of the Bohemian Swizerland National Park and you will know why, once you see it. Duration: 3 hoursStop At: MeznáWithin seeing distance from the Pravcicka Gate is our traditional Czech restaurant. A rich 'a la carte' lunch will be an appreciated reward. Both traditional Czech and international dishes are served (vegetarian options available).Duration: 1 hourStop At: Kamenice GorgeOur final trip begins at the restaurant's doorstep. A descending hike unravels the beauty of the Kamenice River Gorge. Its moderate rainforest climate is very refreshing. The river along which you stroll is wild at first, but as you approach the boat cruise section, it calms down completely. The mystical dinghy boat cruise is the last element of this impression-rich day tour.The tour will end by dropping you off in Dresden at your accommodation or elsewhere in the city.Duration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Lunch (main course & beverage)
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan or other comfortable vehicle
  • All admission fees
  • Entry/Admission - Neurathen Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Pravcicka brana
  • Entry/Admission - Mezná
  • Entry/Admission - Kamenice Gorge

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
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