Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
is a small town in Saxony that has many sights to offer. One of the most famous landmarks of the town is the Augustusburg
Castle, which majestically towers over the town. The castle courtyard is a beautiful place to relax and enjoy the view of the surrounding countryside. Next to the castle is the St. Petri Evangelical Church, which dominates the cityscape with its furnishings by Schilling & Graebner.
Another attraction in Augustusburg
is the funicular railway that runs between Erdmannsdorf and the town. The ride offers a breathtaking view of the surroundings and is an experience for young and old alike. In Hennersdorf, there is a wooden bridge over the Zschopau River, which is also worth a visit.
Castle, there are several museums, including a carriage museum, a museum of hunting animals and birds, and a motorcycle museum. The latter houses one of Europe's most extensive collections of two-wheelers and was opened in 1961. Other attractions in the castle include the fountain house, tower gallery, and castle church with an altarpiece by Lucas Cranach the Younger.
For sports activities, Augustusburg
Leisure Center offers numerous opportunities. In winter, you can ski, snowboard or sled here. In summer, there is a summer toboggan run, mini-golf in Klein-Erzgebirge, and a large children's playground. In Erdmannsdorf district, there is also a leisure pool.
A special event in Augustusburg
is the Motorcycle Winter Meeting, which has been held at the castle since 1970. Every year in January, thousands of motorcyclists from all over Europe come together to celebrate.
If you want to stay in Augustusburg
, we recommend Hotel am Kunnerstein
. The hotel
is located 16 km from Theater Playhouse Chemnitz and offers accommodations with a garden, free private parking, a terrace, and a restaurant. The rooms are comfortably furnished and offer everything you need for a pleasant stay.
offers a variety of sights and activities for visitors of all ages. Whether you are interested in history or prefer to be active in sports, there is something for everyone here.
*This text has been compiled and rewritten from various sources. Unfortunately, errors and mistakes cannot be completely ruled out. Please understand if there is an error or if a sight is a bit further away. For your travel planning, please also consider other sources. Of course, we will correct any errors immediately. Feel free to send us an email with your correction suggestions. We would be very grateful for that.