7 days in Leipzig, Dresden & Lohmen Itinerary

7 days in Leipzig, Dresden & Lohmen Itinerary

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Leipzig
— 1 night
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Dresden
— 3 nights
3
Lohmen
— 2 nights

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Leipzig

Leipzig ©
Leipzig is not only world-famous for its long tradition of trade fairs, but also for its vibrant music and cultural scenes.
Market Square (Markt) has been added to your itinerary. On the 10th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche), make a trip to Market Square (Markt), shop like a local with Hauptbahnhof Leipzig, then take an in-depth tour of Bach Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museum in der Runden Ecke. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Museum der Bildenden Kunste, then steep yourself in history at St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche), then get engrossed in the history at Colditz Castle, and finally examine the collection at Deutsches Fotomuseum.

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If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major aiports are Leipzig/Halle Airport, Dresden Airport and Erfurt Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Leipzig can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Leipzig

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Deutsches Fotomuseum, Colditz Castle
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Colditz Castle ©
Colditz Castle
Museum der Bildenden Kunste ©
Museum der Bildenden Kunste
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche) ©
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche)

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nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
You've added DDR Museum Pirna, Saxon Switzerland National Park, Neustadt, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take a stroll through Neustadt and then step into the grandiose world of Schloss & Park Pillnitz. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Saxon Switzerland National Park and then take in the awesome beauty at Elbe Sandstone Mountains.

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You can drive from Leipzig to Dresden in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August in Dresden, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Lohmen.

Things to do in Dresden

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Saxon Switzerland National Park, Elbe Sandstone Mountains, DDR Museum Pirna, Basteigebiet
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Elbe Sandstone Mountains ©
Elbe Sandstone Mountains
Saxon Switzerland National Park ©
Saxon Switzerland National Park
Schloss & Park Pillnitz ©
Schloss & Park Pillnitz

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Lohmen

Lohmen ©
Lohmen is a municipality in the Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district, in Saxony, Germany.HistoryLohmen was first officially recognized as a village in 1292. Your day by day itinerary now includes Bastei Bridge. On the 14th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Pirna-Sonnenstein Memorial and then step into the grandiose world of Koenigstein Fortress. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Basteigebiet, then take in the views from Bastei Bridge, and then delve into the distant past at Felsenburg Neurathen.

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Traveling by car from Dresden to Lohmen takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You will leave for home on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in Lohmen

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Koenigstein Fortress, Pirna-Sonnenstein Memorial
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Koenigstein Fortress ©
Koenigstein Fortress
Felsenburg Neurathen ©
Felsenburg Neurathen
Pirna-Sonnenstein Memorial ©
Pirna-Sonnenstein Memorial