Augustusplatz 12, Leipzig, 04109
Welcome to the charming city of Leipzig, a city rich with culture, and home to such sights as the monumental Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and the beautiful Leipzig Opera House. Perfectly suited for discovery on foot, our self-guided audio tour allows you to set your own pace and explore at your leisure as you uncover the stories of this fascinating city. Leipzig has much to offer the interested tourist but in particular the Bach Archive and Museum, one of the finest collections of materials relating to his life and work, and the Museum of Fine Arts, featuring a collection of Dutch and German masters such as Hals and Cranach, are not to be missed. To discover this vibrant city in your own time and at your own pace just download this self-guided audio tour, pop in your headphones, open the map that comes with your download and start walking. The tour will take approximately two hours, but you can pause the audio guide when needed. Please note that this tour is only available in English.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Mendelssohn-Haus Leipzig, Goldschmidtstr. 12, 04103, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyVisit the museum in this house which was opened in the honor of Felix Mendelssohn, the great musician, on his 150th death anniversary.Pass By: Gewandhaus zu Leipzig, Augustusplatz 8, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyVisit the concert hall of Leipzig and dwell into the melodies of its acoustics.Pass By: Augustusplatz, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyYou will see the city’s largest square which is also a central hub for the tram service.Pass By: Egyptian Museum, Goethestraße 2, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyHere you will see the 43m high clock tower with symbol of the Augustus square on its roof. Pass By: St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche), Nikolaikirchhof 3, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyYou will see the Romanesque style church which was later transformed into the Gothic hall church.Pass By: Leipzig University, Augustuspl. 10, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyWalk by one of the oldest Universities of the world and the second oldest university in Germany.Pass By: Alte Börse, Naschmarkt 1, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyYou will see the old stock exchange also known as Alte Handelsbörse that dates back to the 17th century, built in the 17th century, that used to serve as a gathering place for merchants. Pass By: Stadtgeschichtliches Museum Leipzig, Altes Rathaus, Markt 1, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyYou will visit a museum that depicts the history and culture of Leipzig. It houses artwork, crafts, documents & other artifacts related to the city’s history.Pass By: Marktplatz Leipzig, Markt 1A, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyWalk by a historical market square where you can see the old town hall along with old buildings. Pass By: St. Thomas Church, Thomaskirchhof 18, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyYou will visit the St. Thomas church, also known as Thomaskirche, a Lutheran church dating back to the 12th Century.Pass By: Bach Museum, Thomaskirchhof 15/16, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyYou will visit the Bach museum where you get to see its interactive musical displays and original manuscripts. Pass By: New Town Hall (Neues Rathaus), Martin-Luther-Ring 4, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyYou will see the new town hall along with the main tower that is the tallest city hall tower in Germany.Pass By: Botanical Garden Leipzig, Linnéstraße 1, 04103 Leipzig, GermanyGet to see one of the oldest Botanical Gardens in the world.Pass By: Monument to the Battle of the Nations, Str. des 18. Oktober 100, 04299 Leipzig, Germanysee the monument that commemorates Napoleon's defeat at Leipzig, which was a crucial step towards the end of hostilities in the war of the sixth coalition.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Hauptbahnhof Leipzig, Willy-Brandt-Platz, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour starts outside the Hauptbahnhof.Pass By: Hofe am Bruhl, Bruhl 1, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour goes along the Bruhl.Pass By: Hofe am Bruhl, Bruhl 1, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes through Höfe am Brühl.Pass By: Museum der Bildenden Kunste, Katharinenstr. 10, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes by the Museum der Bildenden Künste.Pass By: Evangelisch-Reformierte Kirche, Tröndlinring 7, 04105 Leipzig, GermanyThe tour passes by the Reformierte Kirche.Pass By: Richard-Wagner-Platz, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyThe tour passes by Richard Wagner Platz.Pass By: St. Thomas Church, Thomaskirchhof 18, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes by Thomaskirche.Pass By: Naschmarkt, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes by the Naschmarkt.Pass By: Mädler-Passage, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyThe tour passes along the Mädler Passage.Pass By: Speck's Hof, Reichsstr. 4, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes by Speck's Hof.Pass By: St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche), Nikolaikirchhof 3, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes by Nikolaikirche.Pass By: Augustusplatz, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes by Augustusplatz.Pass By: Gewandhaus zu Leipzig, Augustusplatz 8, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony GermanyThe tour passes by the Gewandhaus.Pass By: Moritzbastei, Kurt-Masur-Platz 1, 04109 Leipzig, GermanyThe tour ends by the Moritzbastei.
Discover Leipzig city center with a scavenger hunt! Start when you want and bring as many people as you like. Puzzle together through the city to 11 stations, such as the Thomaskirche, Auerbach cellar, university giant, Old Stock Exchange u.v.m. We will send you a box for this. In the you will find everything you need: first the starting point of the tour. Furthermore, the sealed envelopes with the riddles and the directions to the next station are included. In each envelope there is an information card with much to know about each attraction. You are flexible: take a break, if you want or look at a little more. Everything at your own pace. IMPORTANT: Please choose an appointment so far in the future that we have time to send you the box. Please write us your full address at the end of the booking. The price for a box is including shipping! The shipping time for the box is about 3-5 working days.
Totally entertaining! Highlight: large-format multimedia projections on the go (with mobile projector) --> Experience Leipzig like never before! Thanks to the headset, everyone can hear us, even if the group is a bit larger, you look around or take photos. Instead of a sleepy history lesson, our tour is incredibly entertaining to the end - brilliant multimedia!
Join me on this self guided audio tour of Leipzig's fascinating communist past. As you walk with me through this vibrant city's mediaeval centre, we will discover how it looked in the 1980s under the East German regime and what it was like to live here then. Pass the former headquarters of the hated Stasi secret service and learn how people power in this City of Heroes began the process that tore down the Berlin Wall and brought the Stasi's reign of terror to an end.