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Bruehl Terrace

Georg-Treu-Platz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 501501
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Once the private garden of the Count of Bruehl, this large open plaza offers the city's best view of the River Elbe. Under the terrace are trenches, battlements and other remnants of the city's original fortifications.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“elbe river” (36 reviews)
“old town” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Georg-Treu-Platz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Innere Altstadt
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great guided walk along here as part of a group and enjoyed taking in the city of Dresden with the scenic river views and stunning buildings. Some lovely vantage points along the way!

Thank Rafe W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In so far as the display of architecture in one wide, sweeping view from this walk along the river below.

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can't imagine how lovely this view would be if it was warm and trees were blooming. In December with rain and snow coming down, it was spectacular. The views of the river and the rest of the buildings are amazing.

Thank Jackalie B
Reviewed 3 December 2017

A walk along this elevated terrace is the best vantage point to get a bird's-eye view of Dresden. On one side, you see the beautiful baroque buildings of the Altstadt and on the other side, the Elbe River and the buildings of the Neustadt. In...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Overall Dresden definitely deserves a full day. It just oozes the kind of charm that travellers like me succumb too. Charming walks. Great places to eat at. This terrace flanking the river, is a great place to spend time. Very relaxing and very romantic.

Thank amjadshamsi
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A fine stroll along an elevated walkway adjacent to the Elbe. Interesting boats moored nearby; some are paddle-boats while others are permanently moored restaurants.

Thank TallTraveller274
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This terrace gives excellent views over the Elbe river,the Augustusbrucke, the main buildings of the Altstadt and across the river to the Neuestadt. A nice stroll,,with shady trees, lots of places to sit and watch the passing parade, cafes, bars etc.

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a place with great view to parlament, Elbe river and alt-stadt, worth to walk under the trees from museum to church

Thank Michał Z
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The boardwalk stretches from one side of old town to almost the other side and you pass by some of the old buildings that are located on the river. You can see the design and details of the old buildings as you stroll. You can...More

Thank Tourhound
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Great meeting point, people watching, or just sit on the stairs and rest from all the site seeing. Cute little bars and restaurant all around.

Thank Andrea W
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Martha J
25 December 2014|
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Response from Kirsten B | Reviewed this property |
Dresden is indeed a lovely place to visity. You can walk the center of the town from one tourist atraction to another, most of which are for free. You can take a bus ride for the suburbs, and a boat tour along the Elbe. Then... More