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Basic about Dresden

Dresden is the capital of the Free State of Saxony, in southern Germany. The city has approximately 500,000 citizens and more than 10 million visitors per year.

Attractions near Dresden

There are many attractions near Dresden: romantically situated palaces and castles with historical reference to the Wettin dynasty. In the parks and gardens, such as Pillnitz and Gross-Sedlitz, or in the vineyards around Radebeul you can enjoy the landscape while taking a walking tour. Alternatively, take a trip in a relaxed atmosphere on a steamer from Dresden to Saxon Switzerland and let the unique Elbe landscape with its palaces and castles pass by.