When you’re planning a trip to the German city of Leipzig make sure to factor into your budget our Leipzig car hire services as your main means of transportation as you will surely not regret it. The city is a major industrial and cultural center that offers plenty of attractions, sights as well as shopping and entertainment opportunities.
The city is served by the Leipzig Airport which is located twenty-two kilometers away from the city’s center. The city is connected to the airport via a train line and taxis but a better choice would be to employ our Leipzig car rental services and have a car of your choice ready for you at the airport at an hour you specify.
There are a plethora of attractions in the city and one of the things that you will definitely have to see is the Old Town Hall. This 16th century building is made in the Renaissance style and is one of the largest in the country. Nowadays it is used as the city museum being home to many pieces of medieval art and artifacts.
There are three main churches in the city that you’ll want to visit, the first being the Church of Saint Thomas which also acts as a Bach Museum. This is the church where the famous composer worked as a cantor for 27 years, his remains being buried near the altar under a bronze epitaph.
Then there’s the Nikolaikirche which is the city’s largest church and a very important spot in recent history being the starting point of the peaceful revolution on October 9th, 1989.
The third church that you may want to visit is the Russian St. Alexej Memorial Church, this is an interesting building as it is one of the marks that the Napoleonic wars left in and around Leipzig, it is in fact a memorial church dedicated to the honor of the Russian soldiers who died during the Napoleonic wars.
These are of course only a few of the things that you can see and do while in Leipzig so make sure to consider employing our Leipzig car hire services in order to enjoy the city and its surroundings to its fullest.