Top Hotels in Dresden
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Top things to do in Dresden
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Places to Visit in Dresden
It can be really nice to just roam the streets in a new destination, but sometimes it's a wise move to have a plan. Grab your travel itinerary — we have loads of fantastic ideas for your forthcoming Dresden vacation. You don't have to worry about being bored in this dynamic city. Zwinger Palace and Dresden Castle will keep you entertained. The Albertinum and Church of Our Lady are a few more fantastic sights that won't disappoint. You don't need to know what banda, baritone or bass mean to delight in a night out at the opera. Get dressed up and be hypnotized by electrifying performances and powerful drama at Semper Opera House. There's a great range of things to do in this destination. Come face to face with provocative ideas and wonderful artwork at Old Masters Picture Gallery. It houses a rotating schedule of exhibits that are sure to interest art enthusiasts. Still have some time on your hands? We can get so lost in the hubbub of life that we don't take time to slow down and smell the roses. Spend a morning breathing in the glorious perfumes at Grosser Garten.
Lazing on a beach doing not much at all is pleasant enough, but there's nothing like diving into new and extraordinary experiences on your getaway! Start off your trip to Dresden by trying some of these things to do:
- Full-Day Trip from Prague to Dresden (Germany)
- Dresden Trip with Zwinger Palace & Semper Gallery Admission
- Private Saxon Switzerland Day Tour (9h, chauffeur, guide)
- Semperoper Dresden Guided Tour
- Private Elbschlösser Castles Tour (5h, chauffeur, guide)
- Best of Bohemian Saxon Switzerland from Dresden-Fantasy Tour
For the entire list of options, go to our Dresden things to do page.
Seeking luxury getaways or cheap vacations in Dresden? There are 130 properties available in the state capital, so pick one that you love on Expedia and start packing for a thrilling adventure! If a lavishly stocked minibar and a swish bathtub appeals to you, grab a glass of Champagne and soak in luxury at the Suitess - An der Frauenkirche (An der Frauenkirche 13) or the Relais & Châteaux Hotel Bülow Palais (Koenigstr. 14). If you don't feel like shelling out such big bucks, why not base yourself somewhere more economical? Take a look at the Cityhotel Stadt Dresden (Rothenburger Strasse 15) or the Cityherberge Dresden (Lingnerallee 3).
Nearest Airports to Dresden
If you're coming in by plane, you'll probably be landing at Dresden Airport (DRS). After you've collected your luggage and wandered outside, the main streets of Dresden will be waiting 5 miles away.