Bavaria and King Ludwig’s Castles – 5 nights – €640 per person
Embark on an unforgettable journey through the picturesque landscapes and historic treasures of southern Germany. Your 6-day adventure begins in the heart of Bavaria, in the vibrant city of Munich. This carefully crafted tour promises an immersive experience, combining culture, history, and natural beauty.
Day 1 – Munich sightseeing
Arrival in Munich and travel to your hotel. Start your Germany vacation in Munich, the capital of Bavaria. Explore the city centre to at your own pace and see top attractions like Marienplatz, the Old Town Hall, and the famous Glockenspiel. Overnight at the conveniently located Holiday Inn Express Munich City West
Day 2 – Neuschwanstein & Linderhof Castles After breakfast, depart to visit two of King Ludwig II’s fairy tale castles. Hike up to Neuschwanstein Castle (about 30 minutes), known for its Romanesque architecture and breathtaking Alpine setting. Lunch at leisure. Afterwards see the rococo style Linderhof Palace, nestled beautifully in the mountains. Overnight at the Holiday Inn Express Munich City West 3*.
Day 3 – Herrenchiemsee Castle & Chiemsee Lake
Breakfast at the hotel and drive towards Lake Chiemsee for a cruise across the lake to reach Herreninsel Island. Tour Herrenchiemsee Palace, modelled after Versailles with grand halls and gardens. Enjoy free time on the island after your castle visit. Lunch at leisure. Overnight at the Holiday Inn Express Munich City West 3*.
Day 4 – Munich Olympic Park & City Tour
Breakfast at the hotel. See Munich’s 1972 Olympic sites and climb the Olympic Tower for panoramic views. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore Munich’s museums, beer gardens, and shops. Overnight at Holiday Inn Express Munich City West 3*.
Day 5 – Salt Mines & Lake Königssee
Breakfast at the hotel and departure. Descend into the Berchtesgaden Salt Mines for a visit followed by a cruise on the scenic Lake Königssee, admired for its clear waters. See St. Bartholomew’s Church and experience the boat’s famous echo.
Day 6 – Travel back home
After breakfast, check-out and make your way back home. Maximize your time to see top castles and alpine scenery on this 6-day southern Germany tour from Munich. Book your trip today!
EUR 640.00 per person in 1/2 twin
EUR 330.00 per person single room supplement
Available dates: 27/06-02/07/2024
Terms and conditions
- 30% deposit at confirmation to secure the booking
- Balance to be paid at 35 days prior to departure
- Cancellation is free of charge until 35 days prior to departure
- Afterwards 100% cancellation charges will apply
- 5 nights based on 2 people sharing a double/twin room at the Holiday Inn Express Munich City West 3*, breakfast included
- Entrance fees for: Neuschwanstein Castle with audio guide, Linderhof Palace, New Herrenchiemsee Palace, Olympic Tower, Berchtesgaden Salt Mine, listed cruises
- Dinner and lunch
- Personal expenses
- Travel insurance
- Other activities
HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS MUNICH CITY WEST 3* – Website
Built to exemplify modern comfort, this hotel is conveniently accessible from the City Centre. Holiday Inn Express® Munich City West is only a minute away from the largest beer garden in the world- Königlicher Hirschgarten. The contemporary hotel is directly connected via the S-Bahn with Munich Airport. Close to several public-transport options, hop on the Hirschgarten S-Bahn to reach central Munich in less than 10 minutes.
Place of departure: Friedenheimer Bruecke 15, Munich, 80639 Germany
Accommodation location: Munich
Accessible to all audiences: yes
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