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Head to Meissen to discover a town rich in gothic architecture; while you’re there, visit the factory that produces the legendary porcelain. Tour the city and admire the grand cathedral and castle before traveling through the charming countryside to Moritzburg, a castle in a stunning setting on a pond.

First follow the River Elbe north to Meissen, the “cradle of Saxony” and witness the town’s defining industry in action at the porcelain works. Watch as the world-famous china is created, stamped with the famous crossed blue swords trademark, and made ready for sale.

Meander through the cobbled medieval streets and gaze upon the traditional gabled houses that lead to the tower in Albrechtsburg Castle, then the Meissen Cathedral, which dominates the town center. Learn about the local 1,000 year history from your professional guide.

Continue to the Moritzburg Castle, a truly enchanting setting and former hunting lodge that sits on an artificial island in a pond.

Head to Meissen to discover a town rich in gothic architecture; while you’re there, visit the factory that produces the legendary porcelain. Tour the city and admire the grand cathedral and castle before traveling through the charming countryside to Moritzburg, a castle in a stunning setting on a pond.

First follow the River Elbe north to Meissen, the “cradle of Saxony” and witness the town’s defining industry in action at the porcelain works. Watch as the world-famous china is created, stamped with the famous crossed blue swords trademark, and made ready for sale.

Meander through the cobbled medieval streets and gaze upon the traditional gabled houses that lead to the tower in Albrechtsburg Castle, then the Meissen Cathedral, which dominates the town center. Learn about the local 1,000 year history from your professional guide.

Continue to the Moritzburg Castle, a truly enchanting setting and former hunting lodge that sits on an artificial island in a pond.

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Meissen Full-Day Tour

Activity/Location

Meissen

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Seestraße Dr.Külz-Ring

    Dresden 01067


Highlights

  • Saxony town with deep roots in medieval history

  • Famous porcelain factory & elegant finished products

  • Gothic architecture:Meissen Cathedral & Albrechtsburg Castle

  • Picturesque Moritzburg Castle in beautiful surroundings

  • Scenic Saxony countryside with castles & traditional towns


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Meissen and porcelain factory

  • Admission to the porcelain factory

  • Roundtrip transportation between Dresden and Meissen via air-conditioned coach


Know Before You Book

  • Children 13 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 4 days before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Meissen, Germany