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Elbufer Dresden

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Address: Innere Neustadt, 01097 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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A walk along the Elbe river in Dresden

Beautiful walk along the river between the old "Augustus-bridge" ( built in1287 and at that time the oldest stone bridge north of the Alps ) and the new Carola-bridge. You will... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Gistel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Beautiful walk along the river between the old "Augustus-bridge" ( built in1287 and at that time the oldest stone bridge north of the Alps ) and the new Carola-bridge. You will admire the "Elbe-fleet", a dozen old steamers, many of them with paddle-wheels. Unfortunately I had to cancel my boat-trip to Meissen because of the extreme drought, no navigation on... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

You can sit outside in one of those (lousy) bars along the river in the midst of Dresden and view the ships passing by and have a nice beer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Spend some time viewing the beautiful and nostalgic steam-powered paddlewheelers. Take a ride down the river to Meissen or upriver to Rathen.

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Gerlingen
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 264 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

There is a short trip of 1,5h or a longer one to see all the castles and the river benches. We had great fun, meet nice people on the boat, good beer, hey what you want more?

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

It's a really nice place to ejnjoy the sun by promenading directly at the Elbe. You can sit in the grass or on different seats to relax and to have a wonderful view to the Old Town and the Frauenkirche.

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Essen, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

we had a boat trip on the Elbe. That was really nice until a small group of drunken guys spotted my (coloured) girl friend. That part was not nice. But great was the help and support from many, many others. the boat trip was great and you are surprized how many great houses and places of history you can see... More 

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Alameda, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

we missed the lovely event every spring , but clearly can see the boats and services provided to enjoy the great river elbe all the way to the sand stin gebirge, a truely must see

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The sun came out,temp:-5,so when we sort out this trip we were ready to just sit back,sink a beer and watch the Elbe flow by. Have to say that I was not 100% in favour of this and as to date the Dresden Diet seemed to consist of Red cabbage(Too sweet for me) Huge Dumplings that fought back both during... More 

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Pinole, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

There's nearly no end to activities at the Elbufer in Dresden. It is not only a gorgeous area, and boasts historical places and buildings, but it is a photographer's dream and a great hangout. During the warm months, choose a multitude of outdoors restaurants and beer gardens. During the cold months, enjoy a hot drink from outdoor vendors or nearby... More 

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Oldenburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Really great landscape! My advice: book a steam boat trip one day in advance: one way to Bad Schandau and drive back to Dresden city by public transport (interurban train). Don't forget your cam and also enjoy the bridges and the Elbsandsteingebirge.

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