3 days in Dresden Itinerary

3 days in Dresden Itinerary

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Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Step out of the city life by going to Obere Schleuse Kirnitschklamm and Saxon Switzerland National Park. Let the collections at Colditz Castle and Transport Museum Dresden capture your imagination. Step out of Dresden to go to Meissen and see Albrechtsburg Castle, Meissen, Germany, which is approximately 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Theaterplatz and see In the footsteps of Kurt Vonnegut - Slaughterhouse 5 Tour.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Dresden attractions planning site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Dresden Airport. October in Dresden sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dresden

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saxon Switzerland National Park, Colditz Castle, Obere Schleuse Kirnitschklamm, Albrechtsburg Castle
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Albrechtsburg Castle ©
Albrechtsburg Castle
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Transport Museum Dresden

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