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From Dresden: Christmassy Day Trip to the Ore Mountains

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From Dresden: Christmassy Day Trip to the Ore Mountains

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From US$ 643.42 per group up to 8

Get into the Christmas spirit on this day trip to the Ore Mountains. Meet a wood art craftswoman in the famous toy village of Seiffen and follow the glittering traces of Saxon silver mining in the mountain town of Freiberg.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Immerse yourself in the Christmas traditions of the Ore Mountains
  • Visit the silver mining town of Freiberg and sample some regional delicacies
  • Stroll through the Christmas markets and be enchanted by the countless Christmas decorations
Full description
Kick off  the Christmas season in style with a tour of the winter wonderland that is the Ore Mountains. Admire picture-perfect mountain towns covered in snow and bathed in twinkling lights as you make your way to your first stop, the village of Seiffen.  Here, meet a wood craftswoman who will introduce you to her traditional craft, wooden toy carvings. Pick up a unique and authentic souvenir in the form of a nut cracker or musical box.  Pay a visit to the mining town of Freiberg and learn more about the mysterious Christmas traditions of the locals. Make a stop at a smoking candle factory, where you can see how the much loved Smoking Man Christmas decorations are created. Afterward, sample some local delicacies including snacks and drinks. Later, enjoy some free time to visit the Seiffener and Freiberger Christmas markets and pick up some presents for your loved ones before making your way back to Dresden.
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Certified tour guide
  • Snacks and drinks
  • Handbook of Ore Mountain Christmas traditions
  • Meals
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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  • This tour is capped at a maximum of 8 participants.
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based on 6 reviews

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December 18, 2022

A wonderful day in the Ore Mountains. The guide was very informative and personable. We especially enjoyed our time in Sieffen.

November 28, 2022

Like a private tour. Pedro is extraordinary on connecting with you. Very good, the pictures don't do justice, we visit great places!

December 30, 2019

Product ID: 282742