Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Rathen

The area's theater scene and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Rathen. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Grosser Garten and Albertinum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Rathen

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Rathen has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bastei (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Rathewalde Water Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Wehlen Water Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Elbe-Freizeitland Koenigstein (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Little Saxon Switzerland Miniature Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • National Park Centre (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rathen

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rathen is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grosser Garten (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Lilienstein (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • National Park Centre (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Arthur-Richter-Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lake Birkwitz (8 mi / 13 km)
  • Grosssedlitz Baroque Garden (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rathen

Fly into Dresden (DRS), the closest airport, located 17.9 mi (28.8 km) from the city center.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Rathen Kurort Rathen S-Bahn for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Rathen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 426 vacation rentals near Rathen. From 76 Houses to 282 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rathen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Rathen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Rathen. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rathen Kurort Rathen S-Bahn: 860 vacation rentals
  • Neurathen Rock Castle: 865 vacation rentals
  • Bad Schandau: 504 vacation rentals
  • DDR-Museum Pirna: 947 vacation rentals
  • Little Saxon Switzerland Miniature Park: 914 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rathen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rathen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 76 Houses in Rathen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rathen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 282 rentals available
  • Cottages: 25 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 25 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rathen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 28 vacation rentals with pool available in Rathen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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