Bautzen – Budyšin

The city of towers in the heart of Upper Lusatia

Bautzen, the city on the river Spree, with its more than 1,000 years of history, welcomes you from afar with its impressive silhouette. A multitude of well-preserved city fortifications, towers, churches and baroque town houses invite you to linger in the tower city. Experience the common culture and tradition of the Sorbs and Germans who have lived together peacefully in this region of Upper Lusatia for more than 1,000 years. The recent history of the city is, as can be impressively seen today, marked by the reconstruction of the city’s historic old town.

The transitions between tradition and modernity can be experienced in the city in many different ways. Whether shopping, museum, theatre, culture or event, experience the German-Sorbian tower city in the heart of Upper Lusatia. All information about the tower city of Bautzen can be found here.

tours & sightseeing

Discover the old town of Bautzen. Whether city tour, individual group offers, your unique company party or the annual Christmas party – Bautzen will inspire you.

trade & commerce

The city centre of Bautzen invites you to shop and stroll with numerous shops and traders. Discover the Bautzen retail trade with a variety of shopping opportunities.

restaurants and bars

Experience and enjoy the numerous culinary temptations in Bautzen. Stylish restaurants, rustic bars and cosy cafés want to be discovered in Bautzen.

accommodation & lodging

Individual hotels, cosy holiday apartments, family-friendly youth hostels or comfy pensions invite you to spend several days in the city of towers.

Book a guided tour in the town of Bautzen

City tours, tower tours, company events, family celebrations and Christmas parties

Are you looking for an individual city tour, an entertaining program for your Christmas party or an individual event? Bautzen residents and tourists will find exactly the event they are looking for. Discover our Tower City Experiences. All guided tours and sightseeing trips can be found here.

Elisia Stadtführung – Mit der Geschichtenerzählerin durch Bautzen


Event – Tagung im Turmsaal


Team-Event – Bogenschießen in Bautzen


Stadtführung – Bautzener Bierführung


Karasek Event Bautzen


Event – Drei Türme, ein Fall – Der Türme-Krimi in Bautzen


Event – Märchen für Erwachsene – erotische Turm-Geschichten


1000 Jahre, 1000 Perspektiven – Die Stadtführung für Bautzener


Stadtführung – Kunstspaziergang durch Bautzen


Vom Dunkel ins Licht – die Untergrund Stadtführung


Sprichwörtliche Stadtführung


Stadtführung – Gruselabend in der Türme-Stadt

itinerary groups

Bus trip, club excursion, class reunion, hiking day, company event, anniversary, Christmas party, birthday, family celebration. As diverse as your event – as diverse as Bautzen. We plan and organize unique experiences for your group.

corporate events

Individual conference rooms, workshops and seminars, teambuilding events or supporting programmes for company celebrations – discover Bautzen’s diversity for your company and guests.

moments for couples

Winding alleys, medieval towers, picturesque views of the historic old town, cosy restaurants – Bautzen is romantic and offers unique experiences and gift ideas for couples.

activities for families

Bautzen awaits you with experiences for the whole family: exciting fairy tales, stories and legends, adventurous events in medieval towers, traditional festivals and events.

All top offers for sightseeing, shopping, eating & drinking and staying overnight