Germany - Saxony (PDF Chapter)
This is the Saxony chapter from Lonely Planet’s Germany guidebook.
Saxony has an enormous amount to offer anyone interested in history, music, art, mountain scenery, castles and cobbled-street market towns, and its warm and welcoming people, stellar opera houses and deeply entrenched love of culture will win over anyone.
- take in the stunning baroque silhouette of Dresden’s Altstadt, with the remarkable Residenzschloss and Frauenkirche
- travel back in time to the GDR at museums in Leipzig, Pirna and Radebeul
- clamber up the Schrammsteine for gobsmacking panoramas of the Saxon Switzerland and the Elbe
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Dresden & Around, Schloss & Park Pillnitz, Schloss Weesenstein, Schloss Moritzburg, Meissen, Saxon Switzerland, Bastei, Rathen, Königstein, Bad Schandau, Leipzig, Western Saxony, Chemnitz, Eastern Saxony, Görlitz and Zittau.
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