Bautzen Tourism

Bautzen (pronounced [ˈbaʊ̯t͡sən] ; Upper Sorbian: Budyšin [ˈbudɨʃin] ; Lower Sorbian: Budyšyn [ˈbudɨʃɨn], Czech: Budyšín [ˈbudɪʃiːn], Polish: Budziszyn [buˈd͡ʑiʂɨn]) is a hill-top town in eastern Saxony, Germany, and administrative centre of the eponymous district. It is located on the Spree River. As of 2013, its population is 39,607. Asteroid 11580 Bautzen is named in honour of the city. Bautzen is often regarded as the unofficial, but historical capital of Upper Lusatia, and it is the most important cultural centre of the Sorbs, a Slavic people.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Bautzen in Germany. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Bautzen like a local. The nearest major city to Bautzen is Leipzig. Attractions in Leipzig include Leipzig Zoo, St. Thomas Church, St. Nicholas Church. Also, to reach Bautzen, you'll have to take a flight to Leipzig; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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