MEISSEN – THE CRADLE OF SAXONY
Make Meißen your own at the RESIDENZ HOTEL and explore the over 1000-year-old porcelain city with its beautiful cathedral and the majestic Elbe palace Albrechtsburg, throning over the river. Like a pearl in a shell is the small city embedded in the appealing landscape in one of the smallest german wine-growing region and only 25 km away from Dresden.
Discover the lovely restored old town with its romantic streets and alleys, as well as the wine cellars and courts.
Visit the world-famous porcelain manufacture MEISSEN, the oldest private brewery of Saxony as well as the cultural monuments and the historical handicraft businesses. The pictorial Elbe Valley with its numerous castles and châteaus can by easily explored per bicycle or per excursion boat of the “Saxon Steam Navigation”.
Whatever you decide to do, your ideal starting point is the HOTEL GOLDENER LÖWE, direct in the middle of the historic old town.