Take a hike through the national park in Saxon Switzerland or enjoy a tour up to the Bastei. Take in a fantastic panoramic view from the top, then visit and admire the Pillnitz Castle.
What to Expect
Discover the beauty of Saxon Switzerland and the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. This day tour can take place in your own tour bus/rental car or with public transit from Dresden. When traveling by rental car or tour bus, tour the national park with a stop at the world-famous Bastei; when using public transit, travel with your tour guide to Rathen Station and hike your way to the Bastei.
Let the romance of Saxon Switzerland with its otherworldly rock formation enchant you. Enjoy the beautiful view from the Bastei deep into the valley below. At the end of the day, head to Pillnitz to admire the Chinese-inspired fairytale palace and gardens and tour this summer residence of the Saxon kings and queens.
What's Not Included
- Tickets for transit
- Boat tickets (€14 per person)
- Entry to Pillnitz Castle Garden (€2 per person)
- Entry/tour Königstein Fortress (€10 per person)
- Food and drinks
Know Before You Go
• Ship rides on the Elbe are offered throughout the day. The times and courses require prior arrangement.