Spend your holiday in the idyllic and calm climate resort Rathen in the middle of the Elbe Sandstone Mountains and only 35 kilometers away from Dresden. Use the advantage of the fact that the world famous city of art and culture Dresden can easily be reached by train (all 30 minutes).
Besides beautiful buildings as the “Zwinger”, the castle of Dresden and the Curch of our Lady, Dresden also has a lot of cultural treasures which are worth being visited. In the Zwinger there is a collection of Meissen porcelain, the „Uhrenkabinett“ in the „physikalische Salon“ (a watch exhibition) , the historical museum with precious exhibits – not to be forgotten the “Gemäldegallerie” (an art museum) with the Sistine Madonna of Raphael or the "Grüne Gewölbe" (Green Vault – the museum with the largest collection of treasures in Europe). The “Albertinum” (a modern art museum) contains the treasures of Saxony like the collection of coins, wonderful jewelry and craftsmanship at its best – for example: a cherry pit with 185 engraved faces.
For recovering there are a lot of places, some of them with a historical flair, which offer good food and a relaxing atmosphere.
Gorgeous waterside promenades, interesting museums and places, technical memorials, adorable details – in Dresden there is a lot to discover for you.