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Free tour of the historic center of Dresden

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on April 05, 2018

We are a team of guides in love with our profession who want to share the unique beauty of this country and its great history. We have over ten years of experience in tourism and travel planning in Europe. We work at the national level in cooperation with friendly guides and excellent local specialists in the main cities of our country.

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Tour description

In past centuries Dresden was considered the pearl of the European baroque, with its many churches, palaces and museums. The polemic bombardment of allies at the end of the Second War and the subsequent administration of the communist government have completely changed the character and atmosphere of this German city. During the 2-hour guided tour in Spanish we will go into this fascinating history of ancient splendor, the destruction of the War and the impressive reconstruction in the time of German reunification. Our tour begins next to the statue of King John I of Saxony (König-Johann-Denkmal) in Theaterplatz square in front of the famous Semper opera. It is there where we will find out about the Wettin dynasty, under which the city flourished with culture, art and architecture. Then we will continue to cover the most important points such as: The Zwinger Palace - a real baroque jewel The Dresden Palace - the museum of the famous Grünes Gewölbe ("green vault" and other treasures of the Saxon monarchy The Hofkirche cathedral - Cathedral of the Blessed Trinity largest religious building in Saxony Fürstenzug- longest tile mural in the world Concluding in front of the emblematic Church of Our Lady (Frauenkirche) - a visible symbol of German effort to rebuild its historical heritage

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  • Meeting point:
    Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Germany
    Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Germany
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    Our tour begins next to the statue of King John I of Saxony (König-Johann-Denkmal) in Theaterplatz square in front of the famous Semper opera. Look for our guides with RED umbrellas.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Irma 28 May 2024
Mendoza

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Fue muy bueno el recorrido y las sugerencias de la guía .Ella era de México, DF
Jayant 26 May 2024
Delhi

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Good tour. Totally recommend.
LEANDRO 19 May 2024

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Muy lindo recorrido con una guía muy simpática e informada
Merlina 19 May 2024
Almería

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Hicimos el tour con Romina, estuvo muy bien, nos enseño todos los principales atractivos de la ciudad vieja y al final nos dio unas recomendaciones :)
Rebecca 19 May 2024
Dublin

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Highly recommended, friendly, informative and very interesting
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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