Bad Schandau, Germany

Bad Schandau is a spa town in Germany, in the southern Free State of Saxony, district Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge. It is situated on the right bank of the Elbe, at the mouth of the little valley of the Kirnitzsch. It and is one of the starting points for the tourists for wandering through Saxon Switzerland

Bad Schandau is known as the oldest spa town in Saxon "Toskana Therme" is very popular, the thermal spa that was reconstructed after the floods. Right behind the spa promenade you can get to romantic valley of the stream Kirnitzsch from where the historical Kirnitzsch Valley electric railway departs in regular intervals.

In the centre you can visit a botanical garden, a museum, a church or take the Bad Schandau Elevator up above Bad Schandau.

Things to See & Do

* Bad Schandau Elevator
* Lichtenhain Waterfall
* Kirnitzsch Valley Railway
* Spa Facilities
* Sendig fountain

General information

Cruise Season – March - Nov
Currency - Euro (€) (EUR)
Language – German
Land Area – 35.84 km²
Population – 3,000 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code - + 49

Port Location – The Bad Schandau river port is located in the downtown area on the Elbe River.

Transport Links – Dresden airport is located 50 km’s from Bad Schandau. Access is also available by train from Dresden.

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