12 days in Rathen & Gorlitz Itinerary

12 days in Rathen & Gorlitz Itinerary

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12 days in Rathen & Gorlitz Itinerary

Start: Rathen
1
Rathen
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Gorlitz
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Rathen

8
nights
Rathen

Rathen ©
Get a sense of the local culture at Felsenburg Neurathen and Eisenbahnwelten im Kurort Rathen. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Die Wanderung am Lilienstein and Elbe-Freizeitland Konigstein.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rathen attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Norway, the closest major airport is Dresden Airport. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around 1°C. You'll set off for Gorlitz on the 17th (Tue).

Things to do in Rathen

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Koenigstein, Lohmen, Die Wanderung am Lilienstein, Barbarine am Pfaffenstein, Hohnstein Castle
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Schwedenlocher ©
Schwedenlocher
Die Wanderung am Lilienstein ©
Die Wanderung am Lilienstein
Amselsee ©
Amselsee

3
nights
Gorlitz

Gorlitz ©
Görlitz is a town in the German federal state of Saxony. On the 18th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Berzdorfer See, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche Gorlitz, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kloster Sankt Marienthal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): head outdoors with Stadtbad Zittau, then explore the striking landscape at Nonnenfelsen, then stroll the grounds of St.-Nikolai Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Bagger 1452.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Gorlitz trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Rathen to Gorlitz takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Gorlitz

Nature Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kloster Sankt Marienthal, Stadtbad Zittau, Nonnenfelsen, St.-Nikolai Church
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Berzdorfer See ©
Berzdorfer See
Bagger 1452 ©
Bagger 1452
St. Jakobus-Kathedrale ©
St. Jakobus-Kathedrale