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Canaletto Blick

Elbufer, Nahe Augustusbrucke, 01069 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Was there in Sept 2016

Very good location to take pictures of the city. The view was breathtaking. I cannot wait to... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Toniabnj
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Hampstead, New Hampshire
MUST do

An artist view of Dresden. This is a must do for those that appreciate art. Exact spot where... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Rebecca O
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Ridgewood, New York
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Elbufer, Nahe Augustusbrucke, 01069 Dresden, Saxony, Germany

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Very good location to take pictures of the city. The view was breathtaking. I cannot wait to revisit. Fascinating to be at the site that this wonderful work of art was created..

Thank Toniabnj
Reviewed 28 April 2017

An artist view of Dresden. This is a must do for those that appreciate art. Exact spot where Canaletto painted. See Dresden from the artist point of view.

Thank Rebecca O
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Cross the Augustus Bridge. When you get to the Neustadt side of the river walk to your left along the banks of the Elbe until you see a large red frame. The City of Dresden has created a photo op there so that you can...More

Thank nscheuer
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Something every traveller who is interested in taking pictures should do, and it doesn 't require a special effort, just to cross the bridge. There is a nice beer garden on the other side of the bridge from where you can enjoy the view even...More

Thank Katka U
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Fantastic on a sunny day but most interesting in any weather - especially if you like Canaletto paintings.

Thank sharon33191
Reviewed 28 October 2016

August the Strong took one Italian painter and made him the court painter. When he painted the original panorama of Dresden, who would have thought that it will forever in the future have this view bear his name, the Canaletto View. In fact, he painted...More

1  Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I visited in the spring, which was, in my opinion, a perfect time of year. Halfway across the Augustus bridge over the Elba, I sat on the bench and took in the view. WWII wasn't kind to Dresden, but the view is back to its...More

Thank Outofdodge_10
Reviewed 3 July 2016

If you know the painting it is worth taking a stroll to see whee the artist sat to compose his master piece

Thank Schinabeck
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Just admire the buildings - reflect a little - this view is absolutely great - one could spend hours - just looking!!

Thank Gudrun R
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Sit on the meadow on the left bank of the Elbe (Dresden Neustadt) and take a picnic and plenty of photos during summer evenings.

Thank foxurs1
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