The Great Leipzig Tram Tour
Hop on and discover Leipzig with us!
With the MDV, you have the opportunity to experience a different kind of city tour. This journey takes place every Saturday, departing at 11:00am and 2:00pm, and in the summer season, from May to September, also at 11:00am on Sundays. You will take the “Leipzig Glass ” or, in good weather, the “Leipzig Open” past Leipzig’s most important sightseeing attractions and through its most interesting districts, accompanied by an experienced tour guide from “Experience Leipzig.”
Travel time and starting point:
Travel time is approx. 2 hours. The Great Leipzig Tram Tour always begins at the west entrance of Leipzig Main Station (special stop: Kurt-Schumacher-Straße).
Your journey will take you through the neighbourhood of Gohlis, past the Schiller House, and through Rosenthal Park and the Waldstraßenviertel (Forest Street Quarter). You will also travel through Plagwitz in the west of Leipzig, where you will admire well-preserved buildings from the early days of industrialisation. Next we will pass Clara Zetkin Park and the New Town Hall. In the south of the city, we will take in “Gründerzeit” residences and the premises of MDR broadcasting, the old Trade Fair, and the Monument to the Battle of Nations.
Standard fare is € 15.00, children under 6 travel for free, provided they do not require their own seat.
Tickets also entitle holders to use MDV public transportation in zone 110 (city of Leipzig) on the day of the tour.