in Saxony, Germany
- Dresden Airport (16 mi)
- Altenburg-Nobitz Airport (46 mi)
- Karlovy Vary International Airport (58 mi)
- Ruzyně International Airport (65 mi)
- Leipzig Halle Airport (67 mi)
- Cottbus-Drewitz Airport (78 mi)
- Mariánské Lázně Airport (79 mi)
- Berlin-Schönefeld International Airport (100 mi)
- Berlin-Tegel International Airport (113 mi)
- Dresden Elbe Valley (Unesco heritage, 13 mi)
- Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Historic Centre of Prague (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Luther Memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg (Unesco heritage, 75 mi)
- Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz (Unesco heritage, 80 mi)
- Kutná Hora: Historical Town Centre with the Church of St Barbara and the Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec (Unesco heritage, 101 mi)
- Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin (Unesco heritage, 104 mi)
- Berlin Modernism Housing Estates (Unesco heritage, 105 mi)
- Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin (Unesco heritage, 110 mi)
- Rockauer Aussicht (observation point, (14 mi)
- Wildpark Osterzgebirge (zoo, (15 mi)
- 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:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 03:10 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Europe/Berlin
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:42 am and 7:18 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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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 03:10 PM (Monday). 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: 15°C / 59 °F
|Morning Temperature||13°C / 55 °F|
|Evening Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Night Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||3%|
|Air Pressure||1018.6 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Moderate rain|
Tuesday, 17th of September 2019
12°C (54 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Wednesday, 18th of September 2019
11°C (51 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Thursday, 19th of September 2019
8°C (46 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
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Dorfhain - Tharadt - 11.10.2008 - Germany - Lancia Delta HPE
Dorfhain - Tharadt - 11.10.2008 - Germany - Lancia Delta HPE.
Sonderzug vom Bw Glauchau mit 01 509 auf Tharandter Rampe
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
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
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
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
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 ...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wurgwitz is a district of the Saxon city Freital in Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district.
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.
Weißig is a municipal subdivision of Freital in Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district. It consists of two other villages, Oberweißig and Unterweißig.
Deuben is a municipal subdivision of Freital in Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district. It consists of two other villages, Niederhäslich and Schweinsdorf.
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.
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.
Baeyerhöhe is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
Gohlig is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Colmnitzbach is a river of Saxony, Germany.
Gimmlitz is a river of Saxony, Germany.
Pöbelbach is a river of Saxony, Germany.
Zschonergrundbach is a river of Saxony, Germany.
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.
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.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Дорфхайн, Дорфхајн, 多夫海恩