in Saxony, Germany
- Dresden Elbe Valley (Unesco heritage, 17 mi)
- Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski (Unesco heritage, 39 mi)
- Historic Centre of Prague (Unesco heritage, 72 mi)
- Luther Memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg (Unesco heritage, 83 mi)
- Kutná Hora: Historical Town Centre with the Church of St Barbara and the Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec (Unesco heritage, 94 mi)
- Berlin Modernism Housing Estates (Unesco heritage, 96 mi)
- Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin (Unesco heritage, 101 mi)
- Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin (Unesco heritage, 102 mi)
- Rockauer Aussicht (observation point, (15 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.128 and 14.180 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 7' 39" and E 14° 10' 47"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:46 AM (Friday)
- Timezone: Europe/Berlin
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:10 am and 9:08 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Bischofswerda
Bischofswerda in Saxony with it's 13,085 habitants is a city located in Germany about 102 mi (or 164 km) south of Berlin, the country's capital town.
Current time in Bischofswerda is now 02:46 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Bischofswerda, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Dresden Airport in a distance of 18 mi (or 29 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Dresden Elbe Valley in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), West. We saw 1 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Burkau, Rammenau, Demitz-Thumitz, Frankenthal and Grossharthau. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F
|Morning Temperature||19°C / 65 °F|
|Evening Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013.5 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Saturday, 20th of July 2019
29°C (84 °F)
19°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Sunday, 21st of July 2019
27°C (81 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 22nd of July 2019
25°C (78 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Hotel Unter den Linden
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Videos from this area
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SCANIA R500 V8 T. Dangerman (Holandia NL)
SCANIA R500 V8 Topline Z Holandii spotkana 200km od Granicy na Rasthof-ie PS: Wiem ze moj komentarz jest przywalony :E ale coz zmeczenie + aparat w moch rekach = Pedo Komentarz :E.
Barockschloss Rammenau mit schönem Garten
Das Schloss ist liebevoll und aufwendig restauriert und hat einen sehr schönen Garten. Unbedingt anschauen ! (Kamera Panasonic HDC-SD909)
Sachsen - Brettmühlenteich in Rammenau
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Rammenau - Naturidylle am Niederteich
Rammenau liegt nahe ser Bundesautobahn A4 zwischen Dresden und Bautzen, nicht weit von Bischofswerda. Wichtigste Sehenswürdigkeit ist das Barockschloss, dass aber in diesem Film keine Rolle.
Oberlausitzer Zukunftskonvent 2014 Schloss Rammenau- Podiumsdiskussion
weiteres siehe www.zukunft-oberlausitz.com.
Der CONVOY ... ein Road-Trip entlang der "Route B6" bis in die malerische Kulisse der Stadt Dresden http://www.convoy-lausitz.de/ http://www.facebook.com/convoy.lausitz.
Sportakrobatik Bautzen Wettkampf in Demitz-Thumitz 1997
Erster Wettkampf in der neuen Dreiergruppen-Formation.
Dj An-Dreh T @ Pfingstfest Oberottendort (D-Sachsen) Part 1
Dj An-Dreh T beim Pfingsfest in Oberottendorf 1500 Gäste - Geile Stimmung- Super Event Booking & Infos: www.andreh-t.de.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
The district of Bautzen is a district in the state of Saxony in Germany. Its largest towns are Bautzen, Bischofswerda, Kamenz, Hoyerswerda and Radeberg. It is the biggest district in Saxony in area, and is a member of the Neisse Euroregion. It is bordered to the south by the Czech Republic. Clockwise, it also borders the district of Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge, the district-free city of Dresden, the district of Meißen, the state of Brandenburg, and Görlitz district
Upper Lusatia is a historical region in Germany and Poland. Along with Lower Lusatia to the north, it makes up the region of Lusatia, named after the Slavic Lusici tribe. Both Lusatias are home to the West Slavic minority group of the Sorbs. The major part of Upper Lusatia belongs to the German state of Saxony, roughly comprising the Bautzen and Görlitz districts. The northwestern extremity around Ruhland and Tettau is incorporated into the Oberspreewald-Lausitz district of Brandenburg.
The Lusatian Highlands is a hilly and low mountainous region in Germany and the Czech Republic. A western extension of the Sudetes range, it is located on the border of the German state of Saxony with the Czech Bohemian region. It is one of the eight natural landscapes of Upper Lusatia. The Lusatian Highlands is named after the historic region of Upper Lusatia, while the southern Czech portion is also known as the Šluknov Hook.
The Bastei is a rock formation towering 194 metres above the Elbe River in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains of Germany. Reaching a height of 305 metres above sea level, the jagged rocks of the Bastei were formed by water erosion over one million years ago. They are situated near Rathen, not far from Pirna southeast of the city of Dresden and are the major landmark of the Saxon Switzerland National Park.
Extreme points of the Czech Republic
This is a list of the extreme points of the Czech Republic: the points that are farther north, south, east or west than any other location.
Observation Tower Height of Goetzingen
Observation Tower Height of Goetzingen is a 25 metres tall observation tower on Height of Goetzingen near Neustadt in Saxony. Observation Tower Height of Goetzingen was built in 1883 together with an inn in its proximity. Therefore it is older than Eiffel Tower and one of the oldest lattice towers in the world. In 1992 Observation Tower Height of Goetzingen, from which you have a nice view on Elbe Sandstone Mountains, Ore Mountains and Lausitzer Bergland was renovated.
Hohwald was a municipality in the Sächsische Schweiz district, in Saxony, Germany. On the 1 August 2007 it became part of Neustadt in Sachsen after the residents decided on the 13 May 2007 to join the larger town.
The Rathen Ferry is a passenger cable ferry across the Elbe river at Rathen in Saxony, Germany. It connects Niederrathen, on the east bank, to Oberrathen, on the west bank. Kurort Rathen railway station, on the Dresden S-Bahn, is about 200 metres from the Oberrathen ferry terminal. The Niederrathen ferry terminal provides access to the famous Bastei cliffs, to the Amselsee lake, and the Felsenbühne Rathen outdoor theatre. The ferry is owned by the Gemeinde Rathen.
Lobendava is a village and municipality in Děčín District in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 19.54 square kilometres, and has a population of 334 (as at 2 October 2006). Lobendava lies in the Lusatian Highlands, approximately 30 kilometres north of Děčín, 45 km north-east of Ústí nad Labem, and 104 km north of Prague.
Gaussig House is a manor house in Palladian style located in the district Bautzen in the German state of Saxony approximately 6 km southwest from the Upper Lusatian central city Bautzen. Extending over some 75 acres, nestled in beautiful natural surroundings and bordered by the Grosse Picho hill to the south, lies one of Upper Lusatia’s largest landscape parks. Gaussig House, the orangery, the church and vicarage, and the estate form the centre of Gaussig village.
Brand (Saxon Switzerland)
Brand (Sächsische Schweiz) is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
Butterberg (Bischofswerda) is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
Götzinger Höhe is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
Hochstein (Elstra) is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
Schwedenstein (Berg) is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
Valtenberg is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
The Lokomotive (German for "locomotive") is a striking climbing rock north of Kurort Rathen in Saxon Switzerland in Germany. The rock, which resembles a steam locomotive in appearance, is also known as Große Ruine, is about 30 metres high and is divided into two parts: known as Lokomotive-Dom ("Locomotive Dome") and Lokomotive-Esse ("Locomotive Chimney"). The ridge between the two is called the Kesselgrat ("Boiler Ridge"), the rock teeth next to the Esse as Pfeife ("Whistle").
The Mönch (also Mönchstein) is a rock pinnacle and popular climbing peak in Saxon Switzerland in Germany near the spa town of Rathen. The weather vane on the summit, in the shape of a tin monk, is visible from afar and acts as a navigation aid. In the Middle Ages the rock was used as a lookout for Neurathen Castle due to its prominent location.
The Schwedenturm ("Sweden Tower") in East Germany is a 35 m high rock formation made of sandstone in the hills of Saxon Switzerland near the spa town of Rathen and the famous Bastei rocks. From the car park for the Bastei, a path runs towards Schwedenlöcher. The Schwedenturm is situated on the right just before the entrance to a narrow ravine. Because it lies in the Saxon Switzerland Climbing Region the free-standing pinnacle may be used for climbing.
The Wartturm is a rock tower in Saxon Switzerland in East Germany near the famous Bastei rocks. It stands high above the Elbe, just below the town of Rathen and dominates the view from the Bastei and Rathen looking downstream. On 22 November 2000 the Wartturm was the scene of one of the most spectacular rockfalls for decades in Saxon Switzerland. About a third of the rock broke off and some 450 m³ of sandstone with an estimated weight of 800 tonnes crashed over 60 to 75 m into the valley.
Rathen Open Air Stage
The Rathen Open Air Stage is a natural stage in Saxon Switzerland in East Germany. It is located in a hollow at the upper end of the Wehlgrund valley between the rocks of Kleine Gans and Großer Wehrturm below the famous Bastei rocks and Neurathen Castle. The entrance to the hollow branches off just above the valleys junction with the Amselgrund.
The Amsel Falls are a waterfall in Saxon Switzerland in East Germany, roughly a kilometre north of the famous Bastei crags. As the Grünbach stream passes through a particularly narrow, gorge-like section of the Amselgrund valley it plunges over the largest step in the river bed - roughly 10 m high - forming a wide spray of water that pours over the Amselloch, a collapsed cave. The roof of this 15 metre long cave was made of sandstone blocks that have collapsed.
The Amselsee (also Amselsee Rathen) is a small reservoir in the spa town of Rathen in Saxon Switzerland. It is located in the Free State of Saxony in Eastern Germany.
The Amselgrund ("Amsel Bottom") is the name given to the valley of the Grünbach stream in the heart of Saxon Switzerland in Eastern Germany. It runs from Niederrathen upstream to Rathewalde. The wild and romantic valley takes hikers through the Rathen rock basin with its bizarre rock formations. Its touristic high points are the lake of Amselsee and the Amsel Falls, that trickles over the grotto called the Amselloch. The valley bottom that is densely wooded is surrounded by a backdrop of rocks.
Satkula, Sorbian:Satkula, is a small stream of Saxony, Germany. The source of the Satkula is located in Burkau/Porchow, Lusatia, Germany, in the Lusatian Highlands (Lausitzer Bergland). Satkula is a most important river for Sorbs in Lusatia.
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بيشوفسفيردا, Бишофсверда, بیشوفزوردا, בישופסוורדה, Biskopicy, Bišofsverda, Бішофсверда, 比绍夫斯韦尔达