The town of Děčín is the lowest town on the Elbe and lies on the border of the Bohemian Central Mountains and Bohemian Switzerland.
In terms of tourism, the city offers many interesting places. The dominant feature of the town is a local chateau with a beautiful garden. Another tourist place is the Shepherd's Wall, which also has a zoo and a lookout point with a restaurant. There is also a via ferrata on the Shepherd's Wall, which is unique in that it can be found almost in the city center. Děčín is an important port and the river Elbe has an irreplaceable role here. Visitors can use the tourist boat lines or rent equipment for individual water sports, such as paddleboards or rafts. The popular long-distance cycling route Elbe Trail also passes through the town.
The surroundings of Děčín also offer many tourist attractions. In the Bohemian Central Mountains it is, for example, Vrabinec or the lookout towers Sokolí vrch and Velký Chlum. In Bohemian Switzerland, it is the national park itself with the Pravčická Gate and popular gorges or Děčínský Sněžník.