Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Altenburg

Enjoy the area's theater scene, museums and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Altenburg. One of the city's many top draws is its zoo. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Altenburg

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Altenburg a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Inselzoo Altenburg (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • WEBALU Family Spa (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Johannisbad Zwickau (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Golf Club Zwickau (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Markkleeberg Canoe Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Altenburg

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

  • Grosser Teich (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Bismarck-Hain (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Max-Vogler-Park (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Heinrich-Heine-Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Rochlitzer Berg (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Störmthaler See (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)

Traveling to and around Altenburg

Fly into Leipzig (LEJ-Leipzig - Halle), the closest airport, located 32 mi (51.5 km) from the city center.

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

Where to stay around Altenburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 26 holiday lettings near Altenburg. From 6 Houses to 18 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Altenburg is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Altenburg?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Altenburg:

  • Südwest: 59 holiday homes
  • Ost: 55 holiday homes
  • Südost: 50 holiday homes
  • Süd: 54 holiday homes
  • Connewitz: 19 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Altenburg?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Altenburg. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lindenau Museum: 110 holiday lettings
  • Heinrich-Heine-Park: 80 holiday lettings
  • Profen Station: 394 holiday lettings
  • Schmölln (Thür) Station: 70 holiday lettings
  • Leipzig-Grosszschocher Station: 369 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Altenburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Altenburg. Our other popular types of Altenburg holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 17 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Altenburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Altenburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.