1. Germany
  2. Saxony
  3. Dresden
  4. Dresden Frauenkirche

Dresden: 1-Hour Paddle Steamer Cruise with Canaletto-View

Product ID: 243437
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Enjoy a cruise through the beautiful city center of Dresden on an historical paddle steamer. Starting from the Old Town, go upstream before changing course for Dresden-Pieschen. On the way back, catch the world famous Canaletto view.
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Duration: 1 hour
Starting times 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM
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  • Enjoy the view made famous in the painting “Dresden from the right bank of the Elbe below the Augustus Bridge”
  • See the Dresden Frauenkirche, the Semperoper and the International Congress Center
  • Catch a sneak peek of the Pieschener Harbor
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Experience a 1-hour steamer cruise through Dresden. Board your authentic paddle steamer a few blocks away from the Frauenkirche. Soak up the sun and relax as you enjoy a scenic view of the historical old town of Dresden. After traveling upriver, change course towards Dresden-Übigau. Catch sight of the world-renowned Canaletto View, the view made famous by painter Bernardo Bellotto.

Float down the river and admire the Semper Opera House, the Catholic chapel of the palace built by Italian master builder Gaetano Chivari, the Bruehl Terrace, and the Dresdner Frauenkirche. Marvel at the stark beauty of Dresden’s magnificent skyline.
  • 1-hour cruise on a coal-fired paddle steamer
  • Live commentary in German
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

Exchange your voucher for a valid ticket at the ticket office at Pier 2, Servicestation Terrassenufer - Sächsische Dampfschiffahrt, Augustusbrücke, Terrassenufer, 01067 Dresden, Germany.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Student card
  • Disability card
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• This tour is only available to a limited extent for people with limited mobility, bicycles, or strollers. Please contact the local operator before the start of your journey
• Voucher must be exchanged for a valid ticket at the meeting point up to 20 minutes before departure
• Student or disability ID card must be presented on the day if applicable to your booking
• In case of extremely high or low water levels, the timetable may change or certain trips may be canceled

From US$ 21.95 per person

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Product ID: 243437