Welcome to the ultimate list of activities and cool things to do in Dresden. This is not your boring tourist guide, this is your journey to a fun and unique experience in Dresden.
Dresden was the capital and royal residency king of Saxony back in the days.
Today it still is a hidden gem of Europe.
Not many travelers visit Dresden, even though it is a lively, hipster city. Full of cafés and students, we asked the hostel Lollis Homestay in Dresden, to help us to elaborate a list of things to do in Dresden.
This big list of 32 fun things to do in Dresden.
It could not be more shattering.
Culture, food, and a cool mix of the old and the new.
Never been to Dresden?
Come with us along and discover all the possibilities this city has to offer.
In the city center, you will find the baroque and rococo style of East Germany. Even though Dresden was destroyed during World War Two, the most historic and well-known landmarks have been rebuilt.
Once you go to the Neustadt (it means “new city” in German) you will find plenty of places to get inspired by:
beer gardens to meet the locals
Dresden is a perfect middle point if you want to visit Berlin and Prague.
Considering this route, there are also amazing Hostels to stay at:
We hope this big summary of things to do in Dresden is helpful.
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