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.
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.
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
Stadtführung – Gruselabend in der Türme-Stadt
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.
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.