Munich & The Castles of Bavaria


The Castles of Bavaria have a history of over 1,000 years, were the setting of historical events, domains of famous personalities and are still imposing buildings to this day.  Also Munich is home to many national and international authorities, major universities, major museums and theatres.

Things to see & do

  • Sightseeing in Munich
    • Marienplatz with its Marian column
    • The old and New Town Hall
    • The Peterskirche
    • The Frauenkirche
    • The Hofgarten, the city’s oldest park
    • The Nymphenburg Palace;
    • The BMW Headquarters;
  • Sightseeing Outside Munich
    • Island Frauenchiemsee
    • Olympiapark
    • Bavaria Film Studios
    • Dachau concentration camp
    • Zugspitze Cable car to the glacier
  • Castles
    • Neuschwanstein Castle
    • Hohenschwangau Castle
    • Linderhof Castle
    • Royal Palace of Herrenchiemsee

Sample Itinerary

Day 1
Flight to Munich
  • Coach transfer to Munich city centre
  • Guided Tour of Munich
  • Lunch break
  • Transfer to Olympiapark or Bavaria Film Studios
  • Dinner and overnight in your hotel outside Munich
Day 2
Tour of the Castles
  • Breakfast in your hotel
  • Transfer to Hohenschwangau Castle
  • Visit to the castle which was the childhood residence of King Ludwig II of Bavaria
  • Lunch break
  • Transfer to Neuschwanstein Castle
  • Visit to the castle which was commissioned by King Ludwig II of Bavaria as a retreat and as an homage to Richard Wagner
  • Time at leisure in Fuessen for further sightseeing and shopping
  • Transfer to your accommodation
  • Dinner and overnight in your hotel outside Munich
Day 3
The Bavarian Seaside
  • Breakfast in your hotel
  • Transfer to Chiemsee region called “the Bavarian seaside”
  • Boat from Prien to Herreninsel to visit the Royal Palace of Herrenchiemsee
  • Tour of the Palace, its park, waterworks, the museum & galleries in the Augustinian Monastery
  • Optional boat to the island Frauenchiemsee
  • Boat back to Prien
  • Transfer to your accommodation
  • Dinner and overnight in your hotel outside Munich
Zugspitze Glacier & Flight Home
  • Breakfast in your hotel
  • Transfer to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
  • Cable car to Zugspitze Glacier with its breathtaking views over 400 mountain peaks
  • Lunch break
  • Transfer to Munich airport
  • Flight home
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