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This Experience is provided by a private local. Discover the most impressive buildings in Dresden and learn about each one and its characteristics in this invigorating architectural walk. Join me on this adventure and discover the beauty and unique characteristics of the city’s most significant buildings and get to know a bit more about the local culture in Germany from my own perspective. During this walk, you will become better acquainted with the local architecture, while also learning about the way in which this has changed over the years, with the city becoming more modern while still keeping its unique character. You cannot leave the city without having learned more about the Opera, or the Castle!
Discover many other interesting facets of Dresden’s history and culture away from the main tourist routes. Baroque, GDR architecture, street art and the most beautiful dairy shop of the world will be on your way during this walk through the Inner and Outer New Town. Starting with the great Canaletto view and royal avenues in the Baroque Inner New Town with exclusive boutiques and galleries, you will be fascinated with the small and hidden courtyards and very vivid streets of the alternative Outer New Town with lots of little shops, bars and cafes. Of course, you can also stop for a coffee. Be impressed with art, architecture and history of Dresden’s Neustadt!
The Dresden Residenzschloss was the linchpin for power, art and representation. Immerse yourself in the various exhibitions on this tour and experience Dresden royal! Your tour begins with an exciting insight into the history and architecture of the house. On the model of the castle, you will learn, among other things, the background to the destruction and reconstruction of the castle. Then follow in the footsteps of the art-loving electors of the Renaissance and, of course, the splendid baroque idol August the Strong, whether it's the New Green Vault with around 1,000 treasures from three centuries, the armory with its impressive exhibitions or the lavishly reconstructed parade apartment: your tour will be perfect Surprise you with new sensual impressions and hidden details! Your journey of discovery through the Residenzschloss will come to an end in the Stallhof, an impressive place for tournaments and lavish festivities.
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The cobbled streets and historical charm of Dresden attract busloads of visitors but only a few of them find its hidden ”balcony”. This stretch along the River Elbe is in the city centre, but has stately architecture and sweeping views over the magnificent Elbe Valley with its vineyards. Property here was once so coveted that for a long time only a select few could even set foot upon the Balcony of Europe. On this self-guided audio tour you'll learn the answers to these questions: • How did this come to be called "The Balcony of Europe"? • Can there be someone richer than a king? • What’s the name of Dresden's most famous cake? • What’s the significance of a bench made out of white plastic? • Is there a link between Dresden's and Hansel and Gretel? • What is Saxony's "White Gold"
This Experience is provided by a private Local. Discover the historical side of Dresden with a passionate local who wants to share all the best kept secrets of Dresden with you! Our excursion starts at the Brühlsche Garden which is a place full of beauty and history! Learn about how the city has grown and changed over time. From visiting the churches to discovering the history behind the Golden Rider or even the Castle, discover unique sites that an ordinary tourist tour won’t show you! We always knew travelling was the best way of learning, but having a knowledgeable Local by your side to give you insider tips and share local secrets is even better! Of course, if you want to learn about something in particular or have a special interest, just let me know, and I will adjust the itinerary for you!
Your personal chauffeur will take you to any sight of the city by your wish, so you get a perfect chance to see the most famous attractions of the city in a single day trip from Prague to Dresden. Drop by the historic Frauenkirche, the Semper Opera and the Zwinger. From Residenzschloss proceed to the Brühl Terrace, the Princes and the Royal Mews through to Catholic Court Church. This city will leave unforgettable impression!
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What are the best Architecture Tours in Dresden?
The best Architecture Tours in Dresden according to Viator travelers are:
- Architectural Walk of Dresden with a Local
- Dresden New Town Walking Tour
- Guided tour of the castle with an introduction to architecture and the Dresden stable yard
- Dresden's 'Balcony of Europe': An audio tour along the River Elbe
- Historical Walk through Dresden with a Local
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