The Dresden of today strikes a seemingly contradictory balance of baroque splendour and modern style, with an ease as energising as it is captivating. Dresden is a city always on the move. There is rarely anyone who can resist the allure of this baroque sprawl of art and culture. The architecture, world-famous art treasures and appealing setting at the river Elbe, make the Saxony’s capital a captivating place to experience, and they set it apart as a city that is perpetually redefining itself.
Visitors to Dresden’s historic inner city face an architectural alignment that radiates perfection. Numerous famous buildings from the glamorous époque of baroque style line up here like a string of pearls. The Church of Our Lady (Frauenkirche), Zwinger Palace and the Semper Opera House are among the world’s most famous constructions.
Whether you prefer a night at the opera or a casual dinner under the stars down by the river, whether you are looking for a classical summer concert, a relaxed evening at an outdoor movie screening, or a stylish festival - chances are you will find exactly what you have wished for.