Dresden Old Town walking tour and hop-on hop-off bus tour
Walking tours

Dresden Old Town walking tour and hop-on hop-off bus tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , German
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour 24 minutes
Do this because
  • Discover the enchanting Old Town of Dresden by foot
  • Explore the sights of the city with the double-decker bus
  • Get on and off at 22 stops as often as you like
What to expect

Enjoy a walking tour through the historic Old Town of Dresden and discover the most famous sights of the city on board a hop-on hop-off bus tour.

Experience the highlights of the Old Town during a 1.5-hour guided tour. You will starts at the rebuilt square Dresden Neumarkt with the Frauenkirche and where the Fürstenzug is located, a 100-meter long mural made of Meißen porcelain. Learn more about the history of the Saxon dynasty Wettin and hear some anecdotes about the margraves, electors and kings.

One of the baroque landmarks of the city is undoubtedly the Dresden Zwinger. This converted fairground with its galleries, pavilions and the Kronentor (Crown Gate) visible from afar is a prime example of Baroque architecture. Your certified city guide will tell you more about the history of the building, the legendary festivities that were celebrated here, and of course why the Zwinger is called Zwinger in the first place.

With the ticket for the Old Town walking tour, you can take part in all the included services of the bus tour. Benefit from the 22 stops in the city area for your individual tour of Dresden. You can get off and on all day long, whenever and wherever you like. End your exciting sightseeing day with an entertaining night watchman tour through the Old Town or an evening tour in a double-decker bus to see the city's landmarks illuminated.

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What's included
  • City Guide
  • Day ticket for a hop-on hop-off bus tour
  • Night watchman tour
  • Excursion to Pillnitz Castle
What's not included
  • Entrance to the museums
Reduced price
  • Children (up to 14 years): free of charge
  • Youth (15-17 years): reduced
  • Students: reduced (with valid student card)
  • Senior citizens (65 years and older): reduced
Where

Bus stop Zwinger, 01067 Dresden, Germany

Meeting point:

Please arrive at the "Zwinger/Postplatz" hop-on hop-off bus stop at least 30 minutes before the start of the Old Town tour to redeem your printed or digital voucher for the original ticket.

What to remember
  • In addition to the Old Town walking tour, you also have the opportunity to take part in the hop-on hop-off bus tour, the evening bus tour, the night watchman tour and the excursion to Pillnitz
  • The sightseeing tour with the hop-on hop-off bus takes about 2 hours without getting off
  • The ticket for the hop-on hop-off bus is valid all-day
  • The audio guide in the hop-on hop-off bus is available in the following languages: German, English, Russian, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Swedish, Dutch, Polish, Arabic, Portuguese, Hebrew, Czech, Greek, Lithuanian, Hungarian, Finnish
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When

Old Town tour in German:

  • April to October: Daily at 11.00am, 1.00pm and 3.00pm
  • November to March: Daily at 11.00am and 1.00pm

Old Town tour in English:

  • Daily at 1.00pm

Hop on hop off bus:

  • April to October: Daily from 9.30am - 9.00pm, every 15-30 minutes
  • November to March: Daily from 9.30am - 8.00pm, every 30-60 minutes

Tour with the night watchman:

  • April to October: Daily at 9.00pm, Friday and Saturday additionally at 8.00pm
  • November to March: Daily at 8.00pm

Evening bus tour

  • From April to October: Daily from 6.00pm to 9.00pm, every 30 - 60 minutes,
  • From November to March: Daily from 6.00pm to 8.00pm, every 30 - 60 minutes
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Provider
Stadtrundfahrt Dresden GmbH
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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