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  • Blick vom Kahleberg im Winter
    Blick vom Kahleberg im Winter Photo: Detlef Müller, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • Langläufer auf dem Kahleberg, Skifahren
    Langläufer auf dem Kahleberg, Skifahren Photo: Detlev Müller, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • Skilift Altenberg, Skifahrer
    Skilift Altenberg, Skifahrer Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • Kahleberg im Winter Photo: Detlef Müller, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • Geisingberg im Winter Photo: Rico Mattner, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • 14 Achttausender im Osterzgebirge im Winter Photo: CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • Winter Oberbärenburg - Kur- und Konzertplatz Photo: Phillip Maethner, CC BY-ND, Tourist-Information Altenberg
Where the NATURE makes us happy. 

The Altenberg holiday region in the Ore Mountains is known for the wide range of leisure activities and the advantages of Ore Mountain hospitality. Leisure and holiday deals offer the possibility to experience pure nature, to experience mining traditions, to become active in sports or to regenerate during a cure or a health holiday at any time of the year.

Holidays, top sport, leisure sports and relaxation - this is a holiday for everyone to enjoy!

Everyone is looking forward to your visit - Glück Auf !!

Advent and Christmas events

In the holiday region in Altenberg in the Ore Mountains you can experience the fairytale advent and Christmas season. Enjoy the magical atmosphere of this region and experience the Christmas spirit, which delights all the senses.
Photo: Nelli Bellmann, Tourist-Information Altenberg

Find and book accommodation online

In our accommodation offer for the holiday region Altenberg you will find vacation apartments, guesthouses, cottages and hotels that you can book directly online. Our accommodations vary in equipment, price, size and location. Everyone will find the perfect accommodation.
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Discover UNESCO World Heritage digitally with an audio travel guide

Use your smartphone to find out exclusive facts about the sights of the Montanregion Erzgebirge/Krušnohoří in the Altenberg region. The guide has a credit card format, no need to download any app.  It is available in German, English and Czech.
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Contact

Do you have any questions, would you like brochures or further advice? The staff of the Tourist information Altenberg will be happy to help you with your travel planning and will be your contact during your stay.

Leisure time tips

Discover new destination for Your holiday.

The excursion destinations in the Altenberg holiday region are particularly diverse, there is something for every taste. Individual travelers and families with children will  here discover numerous possibilities to design their vacation according to their taste.  In the middle of unspoiled nature, everyday life takes a break - whether You like it sporty or relaxed, Saxon-cozy or with an international flair.  Here you can recharge your batteries for body and soul in a wild and romantic landscape and in healing and  at the same time stimulating climate.

The Altenberg holiday region is a great experience and fun for the whole family, all year round.

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Wildlife Park East Ore mountains

Meet the animals at  the ZOO Wildpark Osterzgebirge (Wildlife park East Ore mountains ). Discover and learn more about the beautiful animals we have, mostly local native species, with some exotics animals. 

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Museum - Castle Lauenstein

High above the Müglitztal, the Schloss Lauenstein castle is picturesque view on a steep cliff. It is a jewel of Saxon Renaissance architecture.

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Mining Museum Altenberg

Minig museum provides a remarkable insight into the history of mining in the Ore Mountains.  Belong to the unique mountain cultural landscape, German-Czech region of Erzgebirge/Krušnohoří listed as a UNESCO - World Heritage Site.

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Visitor Mine "Vereinigt Zwitterfeld zu Zinnwald"

A journey that leads you into the past – Visitor mine. Belong to the unique mountain cultural landscape, German-Czech region of Erzgebirge/Krušnohoří listed as a UNESCO - World Heritage Site.

Altenberg ski and toboggan arena - Adventure Mountain

Welcome to the Altenberg ski and toboggan arena. However you like to get down, we are here for You. 

Kahleberg

The Kahleberg is with 905 m the third highest elevation in the eastern Erzgebirge and at the same time the highest mountain in the Saxon part of this mountain range. 

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Weißeritztalbahn

The Weißeritztalbahn connects three different natural regions; thus, for its landscape diversity, it is regarded as one of the most beautiful routes in Europe.

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The Altenberg racing sledge and bobsleigh track SachsenEnergie-Eiskanal

With a track length of 1,413m and featuring 18 banked curves, Altenberg is one of the most demanding artificial ice racing tracks in the world. The Altenberg racing sledge and bobsleigh track is renowned for hosting national and international competitions, including European and World ...

Geisingberg

The Geisingberg lies between the mining town of Altenberg and the village of Geising. It is basalt hill, 824 m above the sea level.  There are many routes leading to the top, the easiest goes from Altenberg.  Look out tower and small mountain hut with refreshment possibilty await you on the top. 


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Altenberg is certified as a family-friendly place

The town of Altenberg has been certified as a family-friendly destination by the Tourismus Marketing Gesellschaft Sachsen. The seal of quality is a guarantee for guests that Altenberg is particularly friendly to families with children.
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