1. Germany
  2. Saxony
  3. Dresden

Dresden: 75-Minute Trabi Safari

Product ID: 793
Discover Dresden from the seat of a GDR-era vehicle on this 75-minute Trabi safari. In the company of an experienced German-speaking guide, drive the Trabi yourself as you head out to explore the fantastic highlights of Dresden on this exciting tour.
About this activity
Duration: 75 minutes
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Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
German
Audio guide/headphones
German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Dresden in an iconic Trabi
  • Join a city safari of these colorful vehicles
  • See the sights of Dresden from a unique perspective
Full description
Whether you ride in a fiery-red Trabant Cabrio or a sky-blue limousine, an unforgettable experience and lots of fun await you on this 75-minute city tour riding in the official vehicle of East Germany!

On this 75-minute Trabi safari, you’ll squeeze behind the steering wheel and drive one of these unique vehicles yourself, joining a convoy of up to 6 colorful Trabis. First off, you’ll have a short technical introduction to the secrets of the 4-speed manual gearbox, and then you’re off on a discovery tour of Dresden, maneuvering the vehicle over the last cobblestone streets of the city.

You’ll experience Dresden from a unique perspective, and before the second bend, everyone with you will be a Trabi fan! Every first-time driver also gets a free Trabi driving license.
Includes
  • Technical instruction
  • Private Trabi for max. 4 persons or max. 330 kg. Driver changes during the tour.
  • Guide at the beginning of the convoy
  • Live radio commentary in each car
  • Trabi driving license for every first-time driver
  • Liability and comprehensive insurance with 650 EUR excess in case of damage
What’s Not Included
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People over 264 lbs (120 kg)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Guests will meet at TrabiWorld, Meschwitzstr. 13, 01099 Dresden.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Driver's license
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please note that there will be no refund of the ticket price due to late arrivals or no shows
• Per Trabi max. 4 persons or max. 330 kg permitted. Driver changes during the tour

Driver Requirements:
• Minimum age is 18
• Class 3 or B driving license
• Unimpaired driving ability
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 286 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.9 / 5
  • Organization
    4.9 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.5 / 5
  • Safety
    4.6 / 5
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So fun! Tour guides were so enthusiastic and did a great job!

We were the only English speakers in the group of 12 or so participants. Tour guides graciously did the tour in both German and English! Many thanks. They showed us so much of Dresden - so informative! Loved it! The cars are just as you would expect and just as much fun to drive! Be sure to check out the collection of cars they have inside the garage before you depart. Plenty of photo ops for participants. Be prepared to have your photo taken by tourists!

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July 15, 2014

Great event, entertaining, very nicely presented

The Trabi ride was a success overall. Short, but very helpful intro. Then, a well-chosen route with sights along the way, that took into account the traffic situation ( you want to avoid waiting in traffic jams), and the descriptions on the headphones provided throughout the ride were very entertaining and easy to understand. Definitely recommend it.

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September 10, 2012

Meandered through Dresden in the car we wanted (Cabrio), out in the nice summer weather

Booking went well, no issues. The cars were set up and ready for us. The driver honored our last-minute wish to switch to a red Cabrio. That was really fantastic service, and we had a great experience!!! Interesting tour with lots of information. The cars are nice. West Germans should prepare themselves for some surprises where the auto technology is concerned. But you can really drive them! This wasn't exactly cheap: 60 Euros for adults, for two adults, isn't a steal. Kids up to the age of 14 ride for free. Tip: If you'll be coming in a group of 3 or more adults, negotiate the price with the provider beforehand. Otherwise, I really recommend this for if you've already taken the tour on the red double-decker of if you're a native but just want to go on a fun drive. You can drive a Trabi- you don't have to. Therein lies the difference.

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September 4, 2012

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Trabiworld Trabi-Safari

Product ID: 793