King Ludwig II built three impressive castles. This tour will cover two of it: Neuschwanstein is named the 8th wonder of the world and one of Germany’s most famous sights. A fantastical castle on a mountain perch in the Bavarian Alps. The castle from a fairy tale simply has to be seen to be believed – and the best way to do so is with our hassle-free day trip. We will take care of all arrangements and make sure you skip the long line to go inside.
Castles in Bavaria
The castles in and around Munich are some of the most beautiful sights that you can visit in Bavaria. Take a trip back in time.
We start our stroll at your preferred time. Participation ist possible via zoom or MS teams.
Join us on this tour to one of the largest baroque palace complexes in Europe. The palace of Venaria Reale in Piedmont, where the Duchess came from, served as a model for the first building. In more than 100 years, the original castle was expanded to the size of today.
Visit with us the apartments of the Duchess and Duke, marvel at the stone hall and in the old queen rooms the gallery of the beautiful of King Ludwig I. See the bedroom in which the later King Ludwig II was born. If you are interested, we can also visit the Marstallmuseum. One of the most important collections of its kind in the world. Magnificent harnesses, precious riding accessories and historical pictorial documents bring the courtly world of travel and representation to life.
Herrenchiemsee, located in the stunning “Chiemgau” region of Bavaria, was King Ludwig`s most opulent and expensive building project. His obsession with France`s “sun king”, Louis IV lead him to create his very own Bavarian Versailles on the Herreninsel (gentlemens island).
This journey is a romantic trip into the fantasy world of King Ludwig II. Travel includes a one hour train ride, 8 minute steam train ride to the lake , a ferry boat trip to the island where the palace is located.
Everybody knows Neuschwanstein Castle, the one Walt Disney copied for his “Cinderella Castle”.
Do you know Hohenschwangau Castle? Here King Ludwig grew up. Here he got his idea for Neuschwanstein.
Get all the stories and historical facts about the “Fairy Tale King”, his dreams and phantasies and why he was removed from the Throne of Bavaria.