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
Cycling in the region | Leipzig Region
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.
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.
Tour guides and companies
Leipzig Regio Card
Swimming pools, Saunas, Wellness
Regio Card – Swimming pools, Saunas, Wellness | Leipzig Region
Botanical Gardens, Wildlife Parks
Regio Card – Botanical Gardens, Animal Parks | Leipzig Region
Regio Card – Fortresses, Castles | Leipzig Region
Passenger ships, Boat rental
Regio Card – Passenger Ships, Boat Rental | Leipzig Region
Regio Card – Recreational Venues | Leipzig Region
Regio Card – Gastronomy | Leipzig Region
Museums, Galleries, Exhibitions
Regio Card – Museums, Galleries, Exhibitions | Leipzig Region
Music, Theatre, Cabaret
Regio Card – Music, Theatre, Cabaret | Leipzig Region
Tours, Guided Tours
Regio Card – Tours, Guided Tours | Leipzig Region
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Visitor attractions in the Leipzig Region
Fun and excitement!
The CRAZY HOUSE
Let yourself be whisked away to a completely topsy-turvy and crazy world.
"Juri Gagarin" astronomical observatory in Eilenburg
The Juri Gagarin Eilenburger Astronomical observatory has been a destination for astronomy fans since 1964.
VINETA on Lake Störmthal
At a height of 15 m, the VINETA on the Lake Störmthal is currently considered to be the tallest floating structure on a German lake, reminiscent of the places that had to make way for lignite mining.
Visit the free entry family, animal and leisure park, the O-Schatz-Park. It was created after the 4th Saxon State Garden Show 2006 and today delights big and small visitors with a variety of entertainment.
BELANTIS - the Adventure Kingdom
In the south of Leipzig, in the middle of a green park landscape, over 60 attractions are waiting for you.
Sports Equipment Rental on Lake Cospuden
Circumnavigate Lake Cospuden atop a unicorn, quadricycle or go-kart.
Adventure Golf Park in Groitzsch
Pure fun and games across over 2,000 square metres. Each of the 18 holes offers special challenges.
Climbing forest Leipzig at the Albrechtshain lake
The Leipzig climbing forest with over 80 climbing elements is located directly on Lake Albrechtshain.
During a basement tour, you can dive into Waldheim's underground.
Eilenburg Castle Grounds and Bergkeller
The Eilenburg Burgberg (Schlossberg) can call itself a cradle of Saxony.
Schkeuditz Astronomical Centre
The planetarium enables a near-natural representation of the starry sky, the moon and the bright planets on the 8-metre dome at any time and at any point of the earth or the solar system.