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Elbe Sandstone Mountains

Saxon Switzerland National Park (Sachsische Schweiz National Park) | An der Elbe 4, 01814 Bad Schandau, Saxony, Germany
+49 35022 90060
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Saxon Switzerland National Park (Sachsische Schweiz National Park) | An der Elbe 4, 01814 Bad Schandau, Saxony, Germany
+49 35022 90060
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked / climbed in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains, to be more specific, the Schrammsteine near Bad Schandau. The area is absolutely breathtaking and offers walks for most abilities. It was a hot day, so once we reached the top we were quite pleased that...More

Thank MelnNige
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This is almost like being in another world as there are these high jagged peaks rising from the valley floor far below. They have built a paved walkway so it is very easy to walk from one peak to another with a constantly changing view...More

Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It was not the best time in year when we went there for a 7 days hike. In the middle of April the forecast was horrible. But after all: We had sun, we had only a little bit of rain, but we had flowers blossoming,...More

Thank hauro-no
Reviewed 3 February 2017

For those loving bizarre sandstone formations, great walks, fantastic views over hills, valleys and the river Elbe, this national park is a definitive must. All walks are clearly marked (color-coded), and there are various centers around the park which explain history and nature. This place...More

Reviewed 7 December 2016

The Elbe Sandstone mountains were recommended by German friends as a place to go for a walking holiday, and their suggestion was well founded. The landscape was truly beautiful, so many amazing rock features. If you have the equipment for rock climbing, there are lots...More

Thank callumx
Reviewed 27 November 2016

What a fascinating landscape on the way from Dresden to Hrensko, Czech Republic! The mountains are called Saxon Switzerland and Bohemian Switzerland in both German and Czech (Sächsische Schweiz and Böhmische Schweiz in German, Saské Švýcarsko and České Švýcarsko in Czech). And in both countries...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

We visited Saxon Switzerland in September 2016 and intended to stay a day or two, but only left after six days as the weather turned nasty. Every day we chose a different hike through these magnificent mountains and craggy rock formations. Even though the weather...More

Thank qldjulie
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This area is really worth a visit. The strange, fantastic rock formations are amazing. However, the mountains are high and you'll have to climb lots of stairs to reach the top... you'd better be in good shape 😉

Thank ChrisSuLu
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I was hiking couple of days, and every day i choose different route-all of them was full of nature wonders, beautiful views, every path has its secret. You can also follow the routes to reach speciffic points of interest, but not in my case. I...More

Thank Dace K
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

If U are in the area or passing by, by all means take a break, stop, put on your hiking shoes and explore this beautiful natural wonder

Thank pieter111
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Kristaps C
Hello! I cant find any coordinates how to get to Bastei rocks. Where would be best parking place for private car? gps coordinates are welocme
1 June 2016|
Response from Sunil99 | Reviewed this property |
They have parking available for private cars. Remember to carry exact change for the parking fee cause otherwise the fine is triple . Check on Google maps for directions.