From Dresden: Bohemian & Saxon Switzerland Day-Trip

From Dresden: Bohemian & Saxon Switzerland Day-Trip

From $176.83 per person

Depart from Dresden and visit a treasure of the European wilderness hidden at the Czech-German border. Discover the beauty that has attracted many filmmakers, with a range of different tour packages designed to pair you with the perfect experience.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 10 - 11 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Your Dresden hotel or other place of accomodation.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the glorious Bastei Bridge
  • See the Pravcicka Gate and other unique sandstone formations
  • Enjoy the purity of the Kamenice Gorge
  • Experience the Elbe Canyon
  • Visit the Chronicles of Narnia filmset
Full description
Your local guide will pick you up at your Dresden accommodation early in the morning. From here you will set off to the National Park as you enjoy the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle whilst learning about local culture, history and the area's main highlights on the way. You will arrive at the Bohemian & Saxon Switzerland just in time to beat the crowds, giving you a more private experience of the place. All the admission and bathroom fees are included and throughout the day you will have the chance to taste delicious beverages and snacks.  On your tour you have will plenty of time to admire the film set of the Chronicles of Narnia movie with your group. Spend an unforgettable day in the Bohemian & Saxon Switzerland National Park - one of the most unique natural reserves of Europe – by choosing one of the following tour options: Best of - Hiking Tour: If you want to see the main highlights of both National Parks this is the right tour for you. Visit two countries in one day! The first destination is the magnificent Bastei Bridge. Feast on the breathtaking views of the Elbe river canyon, surrounded by unique sandstone rock formations. Then enjoy the rolling landscape full of tiny German villages and famous table mountains. The following hike brings you near the main symbol of Bohemian Switzerland - the Pravcicka Gate - the largest sandstone arch in Europe. After tasting the rich local cuisine (lunch included), sail on a gondola-style boat through the soothing Kamenice river gorge (12-hour 10 kilometer active hike). Best of - Winter Edition:  This tour is an ideal choice for someone wanting an active, Winter visit of the region. Marvel at the beauty of snow-covered sandstone towers and stroll across the Bastei Bridge to reach the medieval ruins of Neurathen Castle. Enjoy the Pravcicka Gate during the season pictured in Narnia. Warm up with some delicious hot beverages and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant (10-hour 9-kilometer moderate hike). Fantasy Highlights Tour:  Enjoy a tour that brings together the two main fantasy filming sites of the region. First stop will be the amazing Bastei bridge. The breathtaking views of the Elbe River Canyon and the surrounding sandstone formations will be engraved into your memory forever. Next stop, Sneznik lookout tower on the Czech side of the national park. The views will be spectacular. After a delicious lunch in mountain climbers favorite tavern, move into the Tyssa Walls and experience the magic of Narnia Labyrinth (11-hour 9 kilometers moderate hike).
Includes
  • Entrance and restroom fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Lunch (main course and beverage)
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Small group tour
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes

    Know before you go

    • A current valid passport will be required on the day of travel
    • This tour requires a minimum of 2 people to run
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Comfortable hiking shoes recommended
    • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
    • A moderate amount of walking will be involved
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 16 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.3/5
    • Transportation
      4.4/5
    • Value for money
      4.8/5
    • Safety
      4.8/5
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    That was an all-round successful day. The program - bastion, pravčická braná, boat trip, demanding hike - was as perfect as the service from Uniline. The vehicle was immaculately clean and comfortable, the service from Pavel (driver) and Cassius (guide) left nothing to be desired. When I come to Dresden or Prague again, Cassius should be my guide and nobody else, because he is an extremely pleasant fellow, always helpful and easy-going, but never intrusive.

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    August 13, 2020

    It was a good trip, perfect time management, skip the line entrance to the tourist attractions, and we were able to see and discover so many places in one day, which would be impossible to do alone. The views are stunning. And the whole organizing company employees were friendly and easy going, arising questions were solved immediately and the whole tour was organized on a high professional level

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    July 28, 2020

    This tour is absolutely recommendable! For our guide Jakub it was finally the first tour that was allowed to take place after the corona lockdown. And even though we were only two people, the excursion was not canceled. This allowed us to enjoy a very private guided tour through Saxon and Bohemian Switzerland. Jakub is very friendly and was motivated to answer our questions and share his knowledge with us. The day was very hot, which is why it was really exhausting at times. But it is doable and we were able to let the impressive landscapes work on us. Overall, the tour was well organized right from the hotel to dropping off. Food was provided. In a small restaurant there was a nice view to the delicious lunch. The driver Roman was also very nice and brought us safely from place to place. It was a great experience!

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    July 20, 2020

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