Dorfhain
in Saxony, Germany

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.933 and 13.567 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 55' 59" and E 13° 34' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:34 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:53 am and 9:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Touring Dorfhain

Dorfhain in Saxony with it's 1,255 residents is a town located in Germany about 110 mi (or 177 km) south of Berlin, the country's capital place.

Time in Dorfhain is now 03:34 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Dorfhain, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Dresden Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), North-East. 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 13 mi (or 21 km), North-East. We collected 2 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Klipphausen, Schmiedeberg, Bannewitz, Kreischa and Rechenberg-Bienenmuehle. 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: 20°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1022.7 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 34% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Friday, 28th of June 2019

18°C (64 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

25°C (77 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Sunday, 30th of June 2019

29°C (84 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Parkhotel Forsthaus

Address
3,4 mi
Am Kurplatz 13
01737 Hartha
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


NEUE HÖHE

Address
2,3 mi
Neuklingenberg 11
01774 Klingenberg
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 18:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 18:00


Kirchner

Address
3,4 mi
Talmühlenstr.14/16
01737 Tharandt
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00 (lunchbreak: 10:00 - 16:00)
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00 (lunchbreak: 10:00 - 16:00)


Hotel Rabennest

Address
4,1 mi
Nordstrasse 8
01734 Rabenau
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


Wirtshaus Alte Schmiede

Address
5,3 mi
Dresdner Straße 246
01705 Freital
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 21:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 14:00 (lunchbreak: 21:00 - 7:00)


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

LRP S10 auf dem MSC Raceway Höckendorf

Published: April 15, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Thomas Hildebrandt


A-Finale Stock Hoeckendorf 24.07.2011.mp4

Published: February 08, 2012
Length: 25:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: MSCSchoeneck


Musikus Ruppendorf

Published: December 20, 2010
Length: 03:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DippoldsBote

Weihnachtsgrüße von Musikus Ruppendorf.


Dorfhain - Tharadt - 11.10.2008 - Germany - Lancia Delta HPE

Published: December 30, 2008
Length: 32:21 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: yaesuft897

Dorfhain - Tharadt - 11.10.2008 - Germany - Lancia Delta HPE.


Sonderzug vom Bw Glauchau mit 01 509 auf Tharandter Rampe

Published: April 06, 2014
Length: 55:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: loebdd

Am 05.04.2014 organisierte die Dampffreunde vom Bw Glauchau in Kooperation mit Flügelradtouristik eine Rundfahrt durch Sachsen und das Nachbarland. Hier sehen wir die Lok 01 509 mit ...


13.04.2014 Sonderzug der UEF auf der Tharandter Rampe

Published: April 19, 2014
Length: 25:53 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: loebdd

Nach dem Besuch des 6. Dresdner Dampfloktreffens machte sich der Sonderzug der UEF wieder auf Heimreise. Dabei ging es über die Tharandter Rampe. Der Zug mit 01 150 fuhr diesmal auf dem Gegenricht...


52 8079 mit Leerreisezug auf der Tharandter Rampe

Published: April 28, 2013
Length: 44:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: loebdd

Heute brachte 52 8079 den Wagenpark der Sonderfahrt des SVC von gestern zurück nach Chemnitz. Die Aufnahme entstand nahe Dorfhain.


Berliner Dampffreunde auf der Tharandter Rampe

Published: September 15, 2013
Length: 44:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: loebdd

Am 14.09.2013 waren die Berliner Dampffreunde unterwegs zum Heizhausfest in Dresden. Das Video zeigt den Sonderzug auf der Tharandter Rampe nahe Dorfhain. Dabei wird Zuglok 03 1010 durch Nachschub...


Lausitzer Dampflokclub auf der Tharandter Rampe

Published: September 14, 2013
Length: 40:55 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: loebdd

Die Dampflokfreunde aus Cottbus waren heute ins Erzgebirge unterwegs. 23 1019 erhielt tatkräftige Unterstützung von 118 770, um die Tharandter Rampe zu schaffen. Die Aufnahme entstand nahe ...


Prezentace přestavěné tratě

Published: February 03, 2011
Length: 25:43 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ondra521

Prezentace přestavěné tratě od PTP, úsek Třebovice (Tharandt)


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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.

Dresden University of Technology

The Technische Universität Dresden (usually translated from German as Dresden University of Technology and abbreviated TU Dresden or TUD) is the largest institute of higher education in the city of Dresden, the largest university in Saxony and one of the 10 largest universities in Germany with 36,066 students as of 2010. The name Technische Universität Dresden has only been used since 1961; the history of the university, however, goes back nearly 200 years to 1828.

Located at 51.0281, 13.7267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Dresden University of Technology, Universities and colleges in Saxony, Technical universities and colleges, Education in Dresden, Partners Harvard Medical International, Educational institutions established in 1828, Public universities, Visitor attractions in Dresden, Universities in Germany, Forestry education, Forestry in Germany, History of forestry education, Engineering universities and colleges in Germany

Wilsdruff transmitter

The transmitter Wilsdruff is a medium wave radio broadcasting facility near Wilsdruff, Germany. Until the nineties there was a transmitter for 1044 kHz with 250 kilowatts transmission power. This was a 153-metre guyed steel tube mast, insulated with respect to ground. Since the mid nineties transmission power is only 20 kilowatts. The new transmitter is in a circular building on which the mast stands. The old transmitter of the fifties is a technical monument.

Located at 51.0583, 13.5081 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towers in Germany, Transmitter sites in Germany, Buildings and structures in Saxony

Nassau, Saxony

Nassau is a small village near Dresden, the capital city of the Free State of Saxony, and located in the Ore Mountains. It is part of the municipality Frauenstein. The church of Nassau holds one of the last organs built by Gottfried Silbermann.

Located at 50.7667, 13.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Saxony

Weißeritz

The Weißeritz is a river in Saxony. The 12 km short left tributary of the Elbe runs through Freital and Dresden. Its name is derived from west Slavic bystrica (wild water). The official name of the river used in documents and hydrographic maps is Vereinigte Weißeritz (United Weißeritz). The highest points of the Weißeritz watershed are at about 800 metres elevation. The river is formed by the confluence of the Wild Weißeritz and Red Weißeritz in Freital.

Located at 51.0633, 13.6867 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Elbe basin, Rivers of Saxony, Weißeritz basin, Weißeritz

Red Weißeritz

The Red Weißeritz is a river in Saxony that drains the eastern Ore Mountains. It is a right tributary of the Weißeritz and is 36.5 km long. The source of the river is near Altenberg at a height of about 787 metres. The river drops through a height of 606 metres as it heads north-west, running through Schmiedeberg, the district town of Dippoldiswalde and ending in Freital where it forms the Weißeritz together with the longer tributary of the Wild Weißeritz.

Located at 50.9833, 13.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Weißeritz basin, Rivers of Saxony, Rivers of the Ore Mountains

Wild Weißeritz

The Wild Weißeritz is a river in the Czech Republic and in the German state of Saxony which drains the eastern Ore Mountains. It is the longest tributary of the Weißeritz. The valley of the Wild Weißeritz is almost free of settlements. The Wild Weißeritz runs through Tharandt just some kilometres before it forms the Weißeritz together with the tributary Red Weißeritz in Freital. The river feeds two water reservoirs for drinking water abstraction.

Located at 50.9817, 13.6294 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Weißeritz basin, Rivers of Saxony, Rivers of the Ústí nad Labem Region, International rivers of Europe, Rivers of the Ore Mountains

Wurgwitz

Wurgwitz is a district of the Saxon city Freital in Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district.

Located at 51.0253, 13.6281 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Freital, Villages in Saxony

Forstbotanischer Garten Tharandt

The Forstbotanischer Garten Tharandt (tr. Forest Botanical Garden of Tharandt; 33.4 hectares), also known as the Sächsisches Landesarboretum (tr. Saxony State Arboretum), is an arboretum maintained by the Dresden University of Technology. It is among the oldest arboreta in the world, and is located at Am Forstgarten 1, Tharandt, Saxony, Germany, and open daily except Friday in the warmer months.

Located at 50.9844, 13.5782 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dresden University of Technology, Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in Saxony, Tharandt, Forestry in Germany, History of forestry education, Culture of Saxony

Weißig (Freital)

Weißig is a municipal subdivision of Freital in Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district. It consists of two other villages, Oberweißig and Unterweißig.

Located at 51.0028, 13.6156 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Freital, Villages in Saxony

Deuben (Freital)

Deuben is a municipal subdivision of Freital in Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district. It consists of two other villages, Niederhäslich and Schweinsdorf.

Located at 50.9997, 13.6467 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Freital, Villages in Saxony, Weißeritz

Leibniz-Institut für Festkörper- und Werkstoffforschung

The Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research in Dresden – in short IFW Dresden – is a non-university research institute and a member of the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Scientific Community. It is concerned with modern materials science and combines explorative research in physics, chemistry and materials science with technological development of new materials and products.

Located at 51.0261, 13.7244 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Foundations based in Germany, Physics institutes, Research institutes in Germany, Education in Dresden

Somsdorf

Somsdorf is a municipal subdivision of Freital in Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district. It lies in the west of Freital, between the Rote Weißeritz and the Wilde Weißeritz.

Located at 50.9833, 13.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Freital, Villages in Saxony

Baeyerhöhe

Baeyerhöhe is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.

Located at 51.0833, 13.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony

Gohlig

Gohlig is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.

Located at 50.9828, 13.7192 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony, Mountains of the Ore Mountains

Russian Orthodox Church, Dresden

The Russian Orthodox Church of Saint Simeon of the Wonderful Mountain (Russisch-Orthodoxe Kirche des Heiligen Simeon vom wunderbaren Berge) is a Russian Orthodox church in the German city of Dresden. It was designed by Harald Julius von Bosse and Karl Weißbach and built from 1872 to 1874. It is dedicated to Simeon Stylites the Younger.

Located at 51.0336, 13.7314 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Dresden, Eastern Orthodox church buildings in Germany, Russian Orthodox church buildings, Germany–Russia relations

St John's Church, Dresden

St John's Church was a church building constructed in Dresden for the expatriate American community in 1883 to 1884. It was damaged by bombing in 1945 and demolished in 1959.

Located at 51.0322, 13.7306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures demolished in 1959, Former church buildings in Dresden

Zionskirche, Dresden

The Zionskirche is the name given to two Evangelical Lutheran church buildings in the Südvorstadt district of Dresden. The first, the Alte Zionskirche or Old Zion's Church was built by Schilling & Graebner from 1908 to 1912. This building was hit and badly damaged by fire during the bombing in February 1945. A temporary roof was later added and it is now preserved as a ruin, housing a lapidarium with 3000 sculptures.

Located at 51.0358, 13.7172 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former church buildings in Dresden, Churches in Dresden, Lutheran churches in Germany

Döhlen Basin

The Döhlen Basin is a landscape unit in the German federal state of Saxony, southwest of Dresden. The Döhlen Basin has a length of 22 km and a width of 6 km and lies within the district of Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge.

Located at 51.0019, 13.6481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Drainage basins of Germany, Freital, Geography of Saxony, Geology of Germany, Mining in Germany, Natural regions of Germany

Tharandt Forest

The Tharandt Forest is a landscape in the centre of the German Free State of Saxony and lies southwest of the forest town of Tharandt, south of the town of Wilsdruff, roughly between the cities of Freiberg and Dresden. Administratively it is fully part of the borough of Tharandt today and bears a legally-protected strapline with the text: Tharandter Wald – schönster Wald Sachsens ("Tharandt Forest - Saxony's most beautiful forest"), which goes back to the tourist advertisements of the 1920s.

Located at 50.9589, 13.4972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge, Protected landscapes in Germany, Forests and woodlands of Saxony, Tharandt

Colmnitzbach

Colmnitzbach is a river of Saxony, Germany.

Located at 50.9333, 13.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony

Gimmlitz

Gimmlitz is a river of Saxony, Germany.

Located at 50.85, 13.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony

Pöbelbach

Pöbelbach is a river of Saxony, Germany.

Located at 50.8367, 13.6758 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony, Rivers of the Ore Mountains, Weißeritz basin

Zschonergrundbach

Zschonergrundbach is a river of Saxony, Germany.

Located at 51.0586, 13.6411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony

KNOX (candles)

KNOX is the trade mark of the oldest incense manufacturers in Germany. It is based in the little village of Mohorn-Grund in the borough of Wilsdruff and run by the firm of Hermann Zwetz, Chemist's. In 1865 the chemist, whose name the firm now bears, sold the incense candles, known as Räucherkerzchen as a remedy for whooping cough and asthma. Only later were the little candles used for Christmas festivities.

Located at 50.9947, 13.4713 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
German brands, Companies based in Saxony, Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge, Chemical companies of Germany

Holy Way

The Holy Way came about as a result of the canonization of Bishop Benno of Meissen. It led from Bohemia to Meissen and ran between Grillenburg and Wilsdruff in the present-day district of Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge in the opposite direction and parallel with the Saxon St. James' Way (Sächsischen Jakobsweg). Original sections of the route have survived, for example in the Tharandt Forest between Grillenburg and Spechtshausen.

Located at 50.979, 13.5278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Pilgrimage routes, Tharandt

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30 Jun
2019

Inge Borg - Mir Ist Nun Alles Egal!
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14 Aug
2019

Olaf Schubert: Große Hörspielpräsentationsgala
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25 Aug
2019

Uwe Steimle & Band: Zeit Heilt Alle Wunder
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16 Nov
2019

"medlz - Best Of"
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Дорфхайн, Дорфхајн, 多夫海恩