This year, we can’t travel far and wide for our holidays. Luckily, there is a lot to discover in Germany. “But, everything will be busy and crowded!”, we hear you say. Don’t worry, In Dresden Elbland, you can explore wonderful landscapes and cultural highlights in idllic peace. In this Collection, we present 12 beautiful walks through Dresden’s varied scenery, on which you can truly unwind an relax.
Hike along shaded paths through the wild Tharandt Forest, learn more about the history of the regio at fairytale castles, and discover try regional wines from this Saxon wine-growing region on a tasting. The Elbe meadow runs like a ribbon through the entire Dresden Elbland. With impressive gorges, peaceful lakes and magnificent vantage points, your hikes will be very special. As well as wonderful nature, you are, of course, guaranteed plenty of fun.
If you plan to spend several days in the region, Dresden is the perfect base camp for your trips. You can combine the idyll of nature with the flair of Dresden, the baroque pearl on the Elbe. All starting points are easy to reach with public transport. There is more information on how to get to and from the hikes in the individual stage descriptions.
Although Saxony may not be far away, it has wonderful nature and scenery to offer. You’ll be surprised by the variety that Elbland has to offer.
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The Rote Weißeritz is your constant companion on this almost seven-kilometer hike. You will also hear the puffing of the Weißeritztalbahn that runs along the banks of the river. You can travel to the starting point of the circular hike with the narrow-gauge railway and take a look at the landscape through the compartment window. The tour can then begin in Rabenau.