... brews a great beer for the region - fresh from the tap, the Pils or a dark one in the Berghotel Talblick.
Next to the new brewery is the Rechenberg brewery museum - the former brewery. There you can learn a lot of interesting facts about Saxon brewing.
A hiking route is available at the reception in the valley view.
SUMMER TIME AT THE BERGHOTEL TALBLICK
The idyllic resort of Holzhau was founded by lumberjacks over a hundred years ago. With an altitude of 620 to 806 m above sea level. NN quickly gained in tourist importance. Thanks to health and environmental awareness, hiking through attractive surroundings is now really "inn" again. You are also in the right place with a mountain bike. The hiking area runs all around with well-signposted trails, which are also groomed as cross-country trails in winter (120 km).
FOR ACTIVE WINTER HOLIDAYS
In winter, the place is an attraction for many winter sports enthusiasts, because it is one of the most snow-sure areas of the Ore Mountains. Two drag lifts, each with up to 800 m of slopes for alpine skiing and snowboarding, depending on the snow situation, 120 km of groomed trails, cross-country center, stock ice rink, ski slope with two ski lifts and the toboggan slope behind our house make winter fun perfect. Night skiing until 11:00 p.m. with apres ski in the ski hut invite our guests in winter. Information at: www.snowsports.de.
THE TOBOGGAN CAPITAL ALTENBERG -
THE SPORTY HIGHLIGHT IN THE EASTER MOUNTAINS
The nearby Altenberg offers numerous possibilities for tourist highlights. In addition to the natural pools, this also includes the large pool and sauna area in the "Raupennest" spa facility.
You can experience international events on the racing sledge and bobsleigh track, or you can try your hand at the guest bobsleigh.
You can experience mining history up close underground and visit the herbalist in the herbal liqueur factory.
With the Freiberg Railway from Holzhau to the university and mining town of Freiberg (32 km away) - stroll through the best-preserved old town in the region!
Tour of the cathedral with organ playing (largest surviving Silbermann organ) - “Terra Mineralia” - Erika Pohl's largest private mineral collection in Freudenstein Castle (Wella-Erbin) - her Erzgebirge toy collection can be admired in Annaberg-Buchholz. City tours with audio guide, Freiberg beer tour, on the trail of the midwife, night watchman tour
Individual lunch in the small pubs of Freiberg
Drinking coffee at "Freiberger Eierschecke"
Freiberg visitor mine “Reiche Zeche” - outside the city
TOY VILLAGE SEIFFEN
A special gem is the toy village Seiffen, only 20 km away from Holzhau. Here you can experience Erzgebirge folk art in all its diversity.
Countless shops with smokers, nutcrackers, pyramids, music boxes, angels, miners, candle arches and toys from the Ore Mountains, toy museum, show workshops, open-air museum - summer toboggan run - octagonal Seiffner church -
Famous Seiffner Christmas market with mountain parade
The Augustusburg Castle, 42 km away, can offer you the enjoyment of the Saxon way of life. Because August the Strong felt comfortable there.
In addition to the natural history museum and the carriage exhibition, the time-honored walls also house the history of motorcycle manufacture in the Ore Mountains.
If you feel like enjoying art and culture, a trip to Dresden (approx. 50 km) is really worthwhile. Whether a stroll through the old town, a look into the new Frauenkirche or a visit to the Semperoper, there is always something new to discover in the state capital. On a city tour through "Elb-Florenz" you will experience a lot of history and stories up close.
PORCELAIN CITY MEISSEN
Meißner porcelain and Meißner wine are known and sought after worldwide. We can therefore recommend a visit to the city of Meißen (70 km), where a very special Saxon flair awaits you.