Fortresses & castles
Discover the time-honoured ruins that bring Saxon history to life!
Organs & churches
The fascinating world of organs
Experience the marvellous treasures of Silbermann, Hildebrandt & Co. in the region's churches.
The Luther Trail in Saxony
Churches und monasteries
Visit the historical sites of the Reformation on the Luther Trail in Saxony.
Theatres & culture houses
The many stages in the Leipzig region provide an abundant cultural experience.
1813 - Battle of the Nations
Travel back in time – Retrace the steps of the Battle of the Nations at Leipzig.
You can explore Leipzig's mining past and industrial heritage all around.
Learn more about the geological and natural features of the region.
Saxony Obstland ("fruit country")
Historical background of Saxony Obstland
From the Middle Ages to the present - fruit growing has a long tradition in Saxony.
Höfgen - Village of the senses
Kössern - Village of the master builders
Höfgen and Kössern - two extraordinary villages in the Leipzig region
Know what is happening in the region: current event highlights at a glance.
Experience special music events at special venues.
Water & Vitality
Spa & wellness
More than 20 lakes with a total water surface of 70 km² can be found around Leipzig.
Activity and nature
Heaths & forests
Hikes & pilgrimages
Climbing & popular sports
Horse riding & carriage rides
Parks and gardens
Recreational athletes are sure to come into their own in the Leipzig region.
Öffentliche geführte Erlebnistouren
Zoo and wildlife park
Cycling & hiking tours
Recreational venues with access for the disabled
The Leipzig region has all kinds of experiences and recreational activities to offer.
Book tours and experiences
The experience tours will demonstrate the Leipzig region's variety within a short period of time.
Tour guides and companies
Leipzig Regio Card
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Activity and nature
Nature centres in the Leipzig Region
Experience nature up-close
Nature Conservation Centre, Biberhof Torgau
The permanent exhibition of local wildlife, nest boxes, nesting aids and the creation of natural gardens are a constant visitor magnet.
"WaldErlebnisScheune" (forest experience barn), Taura
Experience the forest with all your senses – with this motto, 'WaldErlebnisScheune' in Heidedorf, Taura greets children, teenagers and adults alike. Go on a journey of discovery through the layers of forest, accompanied by the forest ranger.
On the edge of the Mulde - as an attractive rest stop near the Mulde bike trail - lies the Canitz nature and history park. Experience nature in harmony with our history.
NaturparkHaus Düben Heath
In the NaturparkHaus, multimedia exhibitions of the Dübener Heide nature park with themes of "Wildlife Experience", "Homeland and Nature" and also "Climate Change" invite you to pay a visit.