8 days in Saxony Itinerary

8 days in Saxony Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dresden
— 4 nights
2
Leipzig
— 3 nights

4
nights
Dresden

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Dresden is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of The Dresden Zwinger, take an in-depth tour of Gemaldegalerie Neue Meister, explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche Dresden.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Dresden trip planning app.

Helsinki, Finland to Dresden is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Helsinki in June, expect nights in Dresden to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Leipzig.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Albertinum ©
Albertinum

3
nights
Leipzig

Leipzig ©
Leipzig is not only world-famous for its long tradition of trade fairs, but also for its vibrant music and cultural scenes.
Leipzig is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Grassi Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Panorama Tower, examine the collection at Bach Museum, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Leipzig.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Leipzig online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Dresden to Leipzig takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Leipzig

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Grassi Museum ©
Grassi Museum
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche) ©
St. Thomas Church (Thomaskirche)
Museum der Bildenden Kunste ©
Museum der Bildenden Kunste

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