Monks and Monarchs Tour
This tour will get you out of the hustle and bustle of Munich and into the rolling hills of Upper Bavaria and the allgau. We will explore some of Bavaria's religious past at the Andechs Monastery and have a traditional Bavarian Breakfast. After we will delve into the mystery of Ludwig the 2nd of Bavaria and his most impressive castle Neuschwanstein, although never finished.
After picking you up we will make our way out of Munich and into the beautiful Bavarian countryside.
The first stop is Andechs Monastery, a monastery operating for over 560 years. We will explore the origins of Andechs the holy hill back in 955 to its active Benedictine priory. After viewing the grounds of the monastery we will stop for a late breakfast trying a traditional White Sausage Breakfast.
After Breakfast we will continue to Neuschwanstein castle where we will explore the complex life of Ludwig the 2nd of Bavaria. We will visit the Alpsee and Marienbrucke finishing with a group tour through the complete and incomplete rooms of Neuschwanstein castle. After the tour in the castle you will have some free time to purchase souvenirs before continuing to a micro-brewery for a late lunch.
After our late lunch we will continue back to Munich.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Munich airport or your hotel lobby.
End location: Munich airport or Your hotel lobby.
Duration: 10 hours
- Experienced and Native English Speaking Guide
- Traditional White Sausage Bavarian Breakfast
- Entrance to Neuschwanstein Castle on a Group Tour
- Door to Door Service
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 Euro - Lunch and Souvenirs
Lunch and Souvenirs.
I have no restrictions.