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  1. Germany
  2. Saxony
  3. Bad Schandau
  4. Saxon Switzerland National Park

Bad Schandau: Saxon Switzerland Boat Trip

Product ID: 216828
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Look forward to a boat trip from Bad Schandau through Saxon Switzerland to Pillnitz and back. See bizarre and impressive sandstone formations and romantic villages alongside the beautiful riverbanks of the Elbe.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a boat trip on a traditional paddle steamer
  • See an incomparable landscape and relish the view
  • Discover the small picturesque villages in the National Park Saxon Switzerland
Full description
Discover a unique landscape from this historic paddle steamer and enjoy the journey along the Elbe River from Bad Schandau to Pillnitz and back. You can admire the prettiest scenes of the Elbe valley in the Nation Park Saxon Switzerland. 

Stop at Pirna for about 2 hours and 15 min. Discover the picturesque Old Town with the Canaletto-House and the church St. Marien. Also pay a visit to Sonnenstein Castle for a fantastic view of Pirna.

Take a closer look at the 250-meter high Fortress in Koenigstein and the impressive bastion rocks, Basteifelsen, in Kurort Rathen. Settle back and enjoy a delicious cake and specialty coffees while passing small picturesque villages. The National Park Saxon Switzerland, with its diverse flora and fauna, is a paradise for hikers and climbers.
  • Boat trip between Bad Schandau and Pillnitz
What’s Not Included
  • Pick up or drop-off
  • Food or drink

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Meeting point

Saxon Steamship ticket kiosk, An der Elbe, 01814 Bad Schandau.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Student card
Not allowed
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• Please note that the timetable may change or the trip may be canceled in the case of extremely high or low water levels
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