Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Altenburg

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, museums and history with a rental holiday home in Altenburg. One of the city's many top draws is its zoo. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Altenburg

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Altenburg a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Inselzoo Altenburg (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • WEBALU Family Spa (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Johannisbad Zwickau (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Golf Club Zwickau (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Markkleeberg Canoe Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Altenburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Altenburg is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grosser Teich (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Bismarck-Hain (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Max-Vogler-Park (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Heinrich-Heine-Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Rochlitzer Berg (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Störmthaler See (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Altenburg

Fly into Leipzig (LEJ-Leipzig - Halle), the closest airport, located 32 mi (51.5 km) from the city centre.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Altenburg S-Bahn for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Altenburg?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 36 holiday lettings around Altenburg. From 7 houses to 25 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Altenburg?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Altenburg:

  • Ost: 66 holiday homes
  • Suedwest: 57 holiday homes
  • Suedost: 68 holiday homes
  • Süd: 51 holiday homes
  • Connewitz: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Altenburg? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Altenburg. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lindenau Museum: 138 holiday lettings
  • Skatbrunnen: 135 holiday lettings
  • Altenburg S-Bahn: 138 holiday lettings
  • Belgershain Station: 419 holiday lettings
  • Sachsenring: 181 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Altenburg listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Altenburg?

Yes, of course. offers 7 Houses in Altenburg. Our other popular types of Altenburg holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Resorts: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Altenburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Altenburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.