Dresden Itinerary 2 Days

Explore the best places to visit in 2 days in Dresden using this travel itinerary which takes you through the top attractions in the city.

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2 Days in Dresden - Perfect Weekend Guide

Planning what to do for couple of days in Dresden? It is best to sort your preferences and then choose from the options available in city. Dresden replete of beautiful points of interest never fails to overwhelm the tourists with its natural view and historical architecture.

What to pack for 2 days in Dresden vacation?

As you are going on a 2 days Dresden vacation, compact luggage is ideal. Carry a backpack that can fit in your belongings or choose a compact trolley bag. You only need one pair of shoes that you're wearing, make sure you pick sturdy ones for all the walking and sightseeing. Check the live weather of Dresden and pack just what's needed! Do not forget to bring extra batteries for your camera, you won't have time to move back-n-forth to your room to charge them. Pro Tips: Carry your Passport and photo identification proof with you at all times. Carry a Dresden local map, a hard copy or in your phone.

Are 2 days enough to explore Dresden?

It is slightly difficult to explore the entire city in 48 hours time, but you can easily visit the hand-picked 8-10 points of interest in Dresden on your trip. You will have to travel a bit if you want to cover all the popular places in Dresden within 2 days. So, if you have any particular place in mind, then plan your Dresden visit accordingly. If it is a weekend trip, check for special events happening and plan accordingly.

Trip Budget for a weekend trip to Dresden?

Dresden weekend itinerary budget would vary from is USD 258 to USD 494 as per your choices. There are enough free places in Dresden to ensure that unless there’s an exhibition or event you really want to see, paying is unnecessary.

How to spend 2 days in Dresden?

With so many things to explore, Dresden is a place to be. Walk along the streets of Dresden and soak in the very essence of its people, and culture, dine at its attractive restaurants; shop at its ambient stores, and unwind at one of its many green spaces. Wondering what to see in 2 days in Dresden? Triphobo offers you perfect itineraries that will cover all the must see places in Dresden. Start your day 1 in Dresden by visiting Frauenkirche, Zwinger Palace in the morning. Experience the good food in the afternoon at local restaurants in Dresden. The best way to see Dresden and absorb its culture is by visiting Semperoper and spending some time there. Afterwards take a cab or walk to the Schloss Und Grunes Gewolbe which will take up the afternoon. In the evening, head to the Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister before wrapping up the day where you can stroll, eat and shop in peace. On the day 2, we suggest you visit the Procession Of Princes, followed by Pillnitz Castle And Park and Residenzschloss. With these Dresden weekend itineraries and 2-day trips, we can make sure you will not miss out on any fun!

Money saving tips for Dresden weekend itinerary:

  • Skip the restaurants and cafes for street vendors and supermarkets
  • Get 2 Day Dresden transport Pass if possible which offers free public transport, free entrance to the recommended attractions
  • Couchsurfing is a great way to save loads on accommodation expenses
  • Spend More Time In Fewer Places of Dresden

Where to eat in Dresden if you've 48 hours?

48 hours to enjoy the culinary delights of Dresden and the best you can do is opt for a buffet that offers local variety at a reasonable rate.

Where to stay in Dresden for a weekend?

You can book a hotel or apartment close to pillnitz castle and park and this would save you lot of time for 2 days trip. You can also opt homestays to stay in Dresden. Prices for the same may be slightly steep, but it is the convenience that matters!

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