The busy capital city of the Free State of Saxony in Germany, Dresden, is a popular and vibrant place which attracts many different travellers to its streets every year. The best thing about a Dresden holiday is that it can be as relaxing or as busy as you want it to be with a myriad of attractions and sights in the city and its surrounding area. It is guaranteed that a Dresden holiday rental apartment will give you some of the most stunning views of the busy city as well as all of the comforts you need to make your trip enjoyable and unforgettably relaxing.
A Dresden holiday certainly has a lot to offer in terms of things to see and do. For those who love being outdoors there are activities available in the city such as walking, cycling, roller-blading and tennis. Swimming, ice skating and roller skating are activities that are available on an indoors basis in the city. Attractions worth seeing when on a Dresden holiday include Dresden Zoo, Dresden Castle, the Hofkirche and the German Hygiene Museum.
If your weary body has enough energy to leave the city and travel further afield, then you can leave your Dresden holiday rental apartment behind for the day and head to the wonderful city of Chemnitz which is approximately an hour away. Chemnitz is filled with some wonderful attractions including an impressive petrified forest, contained in the Kulturkaufhaus Tietz centre in the city, the Chemnitz Industrial Museum and the smallest castle in Saxony, Burg Rabenstein.
If you are now convinced that booking a fantastic Dresden holiday rental apartment is the right way to go then you will be even more delighted to learn that you can expect to enjoy some fabulous weather too. The warmest months of the year to have a Dresden Area holiday are usually July and August when the temperature can soar to a pleasant 24°C. The winter months of December, January and February see the temperature drop to anywhere between -1° and 4°C. The annual rainfall amount for the city is 24 inches.
Travel to Dresden, Germany Travellers about to embark on a Dresden holiday can start their trip by arriving at Dresden Airport (DRS) which is situated on the outskirts of the city. Air operators that can provide cheap, regular flights to the city include Lufthansa, BMI and Swiss Airlines. Passengers can leave the UK from various airports including London Heathrow (LHR), Edinburgh (EDI), Birmingham (BHX), Manchester (MAN) and Bristol (BRS).