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Dresden: Half day trip to Meißen and Moritzburg Castle

1. Dresden: Half day trip to Meißen and Moritzburg Castle

Discover two unique German places in one day. The bus will take you first to the beautiful castle of Moritzburg. Nestled between mysterious forests, rolling hills, and lovely lakes, the castle now serves as a museum and an enchanting backdrop for major Hollywood productions. A guided tour awaits you at Moritzburg. Tour through magnificent rooms with valuable porcelain, paintings, and the legendary treasure of the Saxons. From here, continue to Meissen, the "cradle of Saxony", with its thousand-year history. In Meissen, you can enjoy 2.5 hours of free time. Use the time to take an inside tour of the world-famous porcelain factory, or stroll with your tour guide through the medieval old town in the direction of the cathedral, and the oldest castle in Germany, the Albrechtsburg. Afterward, you can enjoy a typical Saxon lunch in a restaurant of your choice (price not included). Departure from Meissen is at 2:30 PM. After an eventful day, we will reach Dresden again around 3 PM.

Moritzburg: Moritzburg Castle Interactive Hunting Tour

2. Moritzburg: Moritzburg Castle Interactive Hunting Tour

Experience an interactive tour of Moritzburg Castle and learn all about August the Strong, Ruler of Saxon and lover of all things hunting. Learn all about August's ancient hunting traditions and customs as you roam around the castle grounds in the company of a guide in traditional hunter costume.  Put your skills to the test during a mock hunt for wild animals. Use a traditional German horn to coax out the animals then gain an unforgettable insight into the castle and its bizarre former residents from your guide. Your tour ends with a crossbow competition as you compete to be crowned the winner of the game.

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