Destination guide

Travel to artsy Alt-West

The area's art galleries and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Alt-West. Well-liked for its forests, gardens and parks, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Alt-West

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Alt-West a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Leipzig Zoo (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Porsche Factory (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • GolfPark Leipzig (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Belantis Amusement Park (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • BMW Factory (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Markkleeberg Canoe Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alt-West

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alt-West is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Festwiese (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Lake Kulkwitz (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Leipziger Auwald (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Leipzig Botanical Garden (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Abtnaundorfer Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Recreation Area Lossnig-Dolitz (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alt-West

Fly into Leipzig (LEJ-Leipzig - Halle), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Leipzig-Rückmarsdorf Station, Leipzig Leutzsch Station and Leipzig Industriegelande West Station are the main stations in the city. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Leipzig-Lindenau S-Bahn to easily navigate the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alt-West?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 56 vacation rentals near Alt-West. From 52 Condos/Apartments to 54 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alt-West for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Alt-West?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Alt-West:

  • Ost: 55 vacation rentals
  • Zentrum-Süd: 61 vacation rentals
  • Volkmarsdorf: 32 vacation rentals
  • Zentrum-Ost: 67 vacation rentals
  • Eutritzsch: 17 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Leipziger Auenwald: 442 vacation rentals
  • Leipzig Leutzsch Station: 435 vacation rentals
  • Leipzig-Lindenau S-Bahn: 396 vacation rentals
  • Leipzig-Rückmarsdorf Station: 426 vacation rentals
  • German Museum of Books and Writing: 383 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alt-West 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 Condos/Apartments in Alt-West?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 52 Condos/Apartments in Alt-West. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alt-West include:

  • Studios: 54 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Alt-West?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 49 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Alt-West. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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