MEISSEN – THE CRADLE OF SAXONY
Scout out the over 1000 years old city of the finest european china, with its majestical castle and cathedral who throne over the river elbe. This city is a pearl beyond compare, with its pleasant scenery, embedded in one of Germanys smalest wine-growing area only 25 km or 16 miles away from dresden.
Discover the lovingly restaureted historic downtown with its romantic alleys and stairs aswell as its wine cellars and courtyards.
Visit the world-famous china and porcellain manufactory MEISSEN, the oldest private brewery in saxony aswell as cultural monuments and historical workshops. The magnificent valley of the river elbe with its many castles can be scoutedcomfortably bike bicycle or on one of many steam boats of the "saxon steam boat cruises".
No matter what you have planned your ideal base of operations is the hotel Goldener Löwe in the historical downtown.