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Skip-the-Line Neuschwanstein Castle Half-Day Tour from Fuessen
"The tour begins at 9am from central Fussen through the historical old town of Fussen along the Lech river on Austrian boarder to the castle Neuschwanstein Hohenschwangau Marien bridge and Alpsee. Enjoy the rest of your time in Fussen with many good restaurants coffee shops and bars to have lunch (at own expense) before you go on to Munich or to your hotel.In a half-day you will see all the most popular places in and around Fussen. Your visit will be an unforgettable experience.""""This skip the line 4-hour express tour begins in Füssen at 9am and includes the entrance fee to Neuschwanstein castle
From EUR35.00
Private Tour: Royal Castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau from Munich
"Head to the land of enchantment – the Bavarian foothills of the Alps near Fussen – and visit the glorious castles of King Ludwig II. Your private royal castle tour customized according to your preferences begins in the morning with pickup from your Munich hotel. First your informative local guide will transport you by Volkswagen minivan or similar vehicle to Hohenschwangau passing the famous Pilgrimage Church of Wies along the way. If you wish stop to explore and take photos inside the gorgeous 18th-century Rococo-style church.You’ll arrive in Hohenschwangau just in time for lunch (own expense). Afterward embark on a private guided tour of Hohenschwangau Castle
From EUR185.00
Private Group Tour from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Neuschwanstein and Linderhof Castle
"Enjoy the magnificent scenery view during your journey to Linderhof Castle Ludwig’s rococo-style hunting lodge and last home. Join an optional interior tour and then continue to Neuschwanstein Castle.Enjoy free time in the nearby Hohenschwangau village for lunch and to explore Neuschwanstein Castle’s grounds and take an optiona""Enjoy this 8-hour private tour from Gramisch-Partenkirchen to Neuschwanstein and Linderhof Castle. Ride along the Austrian Alps as you are traveling in a mini van with up to 7 people.title=Highlights&1=Enjoy+fantastic+aerial+views&2=All+taxes%2C+fuel+surcharges+and+service+fees+included&3=Small-group+tour&4=Private+tour+is+operated+with+just+your+party+and+a+guide%2Fdriver"""Garmisch-Partenkirchen
From EUR499.00

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Trip to Neuschwanstein Castle

Took train from Munich to Fussen, 2 hours, then bus to Neuschwanstein. Here are two castles possible. There were huge lines of people buying tickets for the castles, i only wanted to see the views of...
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Jun 11, 2011

Neuschwanstein's fairy tale castle

Neuschwanstein is a fairy tale castle (actually, Disney used it as his inspiration for Cinderella's castle in Disneyland). In castle terms, Neuschwanstein is young. The castle was constructed between...
Apr 04, 2011

How to get there.

From Munich Hbf buy a train ticket to Fussen. The ticket cost around 45 Euros round trip. You may have to change trains at Kaufbeuren. Once you've exited the train at Fussen, head to the back of the...
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Oct 16, 2009

Visit the small town of Fussen

Fussen is a small town that is well worth a visit. Since it's the last stop of the train from Munich to the Bavarian Castle of Neuschawnstein, you can make the most of the day and also spent some time...
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Oct 01, 2008

Palace Neuschwanstein

The "fairytale castle" of King Ludwig II, with over 1 million visitors a year.Kind Ludwig II commissioned the castle to be built in 1868. The solitary monarch's desire was to turn his friend Richard...
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Aug 31, 2008


Schloss Honeschwangau or "Castle Of The High Swan Country" was the residence of Bavarian King Ludwig II. This castle was built by his father King Maxmillan II as a summer residence for his famiy. This...
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Mar 25, 2008

Best tourist attraction in Munich

Did you know Walt Disney got his idea of the iconic castle from this castle that the Mad German emperor king Ludwig something built (elected his horse to be a member of the government?? haha). Though...
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Mar 09, 2008

Grayline/Panorama tours

I visited the castles by Grayline castle tours. In the morning we visited Linderhof followed by 30 minutes shopping at oberammergau. So we had 4 hours to spend at the castle. The guided tour lasted...
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Jan 03, 2008

Schoss Neuschwanstein

If you don't have time for anything else, you must do this. We took an escorted tour for this trip from Munich. We drove the two hours through the Bavarian Alps which are incredible and stopped in the...
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Sep 09, 2007

A fairy tale castle

Neuschwanstein Castle is another must do. This is the castle that Walt Disney based his Cinderella castle on, and you can see why.We took a tour that left from right outside our hotel and stopped at...
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May 27, 2007

An amazing castle

Neuschwanstein Castle is an awesome site to see. Make sure to climb up the hill to get to the castle. You will have great views of the castle from a bridge that is built between two mountains. Take...
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May 04, 2007

Schloss Neuschwanstein, Germany

This is a must for all castle lovers; Castle Neuschwanstein. To me the most spectacular of the of the King Ludwig castles. The castle itself is in the shade 90% of the time, but the view is...
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Apr 17, 2007
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Museum of the Bavarian Kings

The museum which opened in 2011 provides a journey through time into the history of the Wittelsbach dynasty and their Bavarian Kings including an exhibition dedicated to the Fairy-tale King Ludwig II...
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Eglise Saint-Coloman de Schwangau

The Church of Saint Coloman stands alone in the middle of a green field and was named after an Irish pilgrim who was mistaken as a spy, tortured and hanged. On his way to the Holy Land, Saint Coloman...
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Lake Alpsee

The Greater Alpsee lake is the largest natural lake in the Allgäu, it covers an area of almost one square kilometre and has a depth of up to 62 metres. The lake is a popular tourist attraction with...
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The Old Town

I have never researched Fussen, because I have been going there for short visits for years. The old town has a castle, a museum, churches including several painted churches and several churches by the...
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The Lechfall

Water was low on our last visit, so this waterfall was not as scary as usual. When it is in full spate, the viewing bridge shakes from the force of the water. Terrifying!!! We've stood on it many...
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Durrenberger Alm

The Durrenberger Alm We have climbed up to the heutte on this alm many times, but it is getting more difficult as we get older and less fit. The climb is steep, hard work but lovely. The views from...
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