12 days in Gorlitz, Zittau & Cunewalde Itinerary

12 days in Gorlitz, Zittau & Cunewalde Itinerary

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Gorlitz
— 7 nights
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Zittau
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cunewalde
— 2 nights
Drive

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Gorlitz

— 7 nights
Görlitz is a town in the German federal state of Saxony. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ochsenbastei and Frauenkirche Gorlitz. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Klosterbrauerei Neuzelle GmbH and Dokumentationszentrum Alltag der DDR. Explore Gorlitz's surroundings by going to Stiftskirche St. Marin (in Neuzelle), Weisswasser (Glasmuseum Weisswasser & Der Turm am Schweren Berg) and Wendische Deutsche Kirche (in Vetschau). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Waidhaus, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Jakobus-Kathedrale, admire the landmark architecture of Stocker Kaufhaus, and explore the historical opulence of Schloss Krobnitz.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Gorlitz online road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Norway, the closest major aiports are Dresden Airport, Berlin Brandenburg Airport and Berlin Schoenefeld. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Zittau.

Things to do in Gorlitz

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Zittau

— 2 nights
Zittau is a city in the south east of the Free State of Saxony, Germany, very close to the border tri-point of Germany, Poland, and the Czech Republic. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): get outside with Stadtbad Zittau, get engrossed in the history at Stadtische Museen Zittau, then make a trip to St. Johannis Kirche, and finally get your game on at Rodelpark Oberoderwitz. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museum Kirche zum Heiligen Kreuz and then take in nature's colorful creations at Flower Clock.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zittau journey website.

Drive from Gorlitz to Zittau in an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Zittau can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cunewalde.

Things to do in Zittau

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Cunewalde

— 2 nights
Cunewalde or in the Sorbian language Kumwałd is a community in the district of Bautzen in the east of the federal Free State of Saxony in Germany. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Schunkelhaus, then take in the awesome beauty at Monchswalder Berg, and then make a trip to Umgebindehauser.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Cunewalde trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Zittau to Cunewalde takes an hour. On the 20th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Cunewalde

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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