Season opening trip to the Silverman-town Frauenstein, the pearl of the East - Ore Mountains
Silverman-town Frauenstein, the pearl of the East - Ore Mountains. The state-approved resort is surrounded by forests and charming valleys. The small town is an art and cultural center with a variety of sights.
Get to know the romantic landscape shaped by centuries of mining history as well as the eight hundred year old history of towns and villages. Experience folk art from the Ore Mountains, the home of pyramids, light arches and smoking men. In addition to experience and action, quiet alleys, cafes and a medieval marketplace invite you to linger.
1st day arrival Frauenstein - luggage service, check in and welcome by the host with welcome schnapps. You will stay in the 4-star hotel "Goldener Stern" in the state-approved resort town of Frauenstein. Enjoy the pleasant pampering atmosphere of the personally managed family hotel with innkeeper tradition. The feel-good rooms are equipped with shower/WC, minibar, satellite TV, telephone and WLAN. The cozy guest lounges invite you to linger. Those looking for rest and relaxation will find it in the wellness area with Finnish sauna, bio sauna, a relaxation room in the "hayloft".
The regional cuisine will spoil you with hearty delicacies and Erzgebirge specialties using fresh ingredients from the region. In the evening short guided tour through the city center Frauenstein. The chef will show you the big and small things that make Frauenstein so distinctive. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 2 City tour with the boss
After breakfast, the head of the hotel will be waiting for you to take you on a guided tour of the town center of Frauenstein. He will show you the big and small things that make Frauenstein so distinctive. Of course, a visit to the town church is not to be missed.
The afternoon is at your free disposal.
In the evening you will be spoiled with culinary delights during a Bohemian evening.
Day 3 Day trip to the state capital Dresden
This day is dedicated to the Saxon metropolis of art and culture. City tour and walk. The Zwinger, the Semper Opera House, the Frauenkirche and the Green Vault are just a few examples of the sights that can be visited on this day. In the Frauenkirche there is the possibility to participate in an organ service followed by a guided tour. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 4: Great tour of the Ore Mountains with Annaberg and Oberwiesenthal
On this trip you will get to know the beautiful Ore Mountains a little better. Drive to the old mountain town of Annaberg, where you will find the St. Anne's Church, one of the most beautiful Gothic hall churches of the Ore Mountains. In the afternoon, an approx. one-hour ride on the Fichtelbergbahn (narrow-gauge railroad) from Cranzahl to Oberwiesenthal.
Dinner in hotel (Erzgebirge buffet). Afterwards you will experience an Erzgebirge Hutzen or Heimat evening with musical entertainment.
Day 5 Meissen and Moritzburg
Drive through the beautiful Tharandt Forest to Meissen, one of the oldest cities in Saxony. There is the possibility to visit the world famous porcelain manufactory. Stroll through the Albrechtsburg, one of the first castle buildings in German architectural history and marvel at the cathedral, which gives Meissen its unmistakable silhouette. You will have the opportunity to stroll through the beautiful old town and taste a glass of Meissen wine. Continue to Moritzburg Castle, a Baroque palace complex built on an artificial island that will delight you.
Dinner at the hotel.
Day 6 Elbe Sandstone Mountains
In the morning drive to Saxon Switzerland. On the Bastei, about 200 m above the Elbe, you will experience a magnificent view of the bizarre rock world of Saxon Switzerland. You will see the Königstein with the gigantic fortress and the Lilienstein. Return journey via Weesenstein. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 7 Journey home