Things to do in Leipzig

Leipzig is spectacular proof of how much Eastern Germany has to offer. This modern city features a burgeoning creative scene and vibrant diversity. There’s plenty to see and do, not just in the city centre but also in the outer districts. Expect spectacular buildings, sprawling parks, great concerts and events, fascinating museums, thrilling theatre performances and a varied shopping experience. First-class restaurants, cafés and bars also provide plenty of quality food and drink. Check out our Leipzig travel guide to discover the city’s best attractions!


Appreciate Leipzig’s imposing architecture. And after seeing the sights, the city’s parks and public gardens are great places to relax.


Leipzig is the perfect setting for a spot of retail therapy, featuring small boutiques and department stores plus unique markets.


You won't find a shortage of top-quality entertainment in Leipzig. Experience unique music concerts and other high-end events.

Places to eat

Ranging from Saxon specialities to international delicacies, Leipzig has a variety of cuisines to offer. And there’s plenty of cosy cafés, too.


Get the party started in a club or sample delicious drinks in one of the city’s many bars. Leipzig’s nightlife has a lot to offer.


Leipzig is very family-friendly and has numerous activities to keep the kids happy. Exciting city tours are just one of the choices.


The cultural scene in Leipzig is diverse. Visit fascinating museum exhibitions or take a trip to the theatre for enchanting performances.

Getting around

The local public transport system in Leipzig offers fast, flexible travel. Alternatively, you could get about by car, taxi or bicycle.

Looking for a hotel in Leipzig?

Situated in Eastern Germany, Leipzig often takes visitors by surprise. The city of art and culture is home to plenty of tourist attractions, museums and events, and keenly supports its creative scene. It’s no surprise, then, that some people consider Leipzig a “new Berlin”. Maybe the time has come for you to pay this multi-faceted city a visit! Our Premier Inn Hotels are the perfect base from which to explore Leipzig.