Neuschwanstein Castle & Oberammergau
Visit King Ludwig of Bavaria’s famous fairytale castle of Neuschwanstein used as the inspiration by Walt Disney for his Cinderella castle in his theme parks. On the way, we stop to visit the historic Passion Play village of Oberammergau. Price includes castle entrance fee.
Full day, from £47 Summer 2019
(A good level of fitness is required to climb the steps at Neuschwanstein Castle)
Linderhof Palace & Ettal Abbey
Linderhof Palace is one of King Ludwig of Bavaria’s famous castles - and the only one he lived to see completed. Afterwards we stop at Ettal Abbey which dates from 1330 and still has a community of Benedictine monks living and working here. Price includes entrance to the castle, abbey is free to enter.
Full day, from £40 Summer 2019
Journey over the border for this popular full day excursion into Italian province of South Tyrol. Enjoy lunch in the famous spa town of Merano with its ‘Ladino’ culture, an interesting mix of Austrian and Italian influences.
Full day, from £37 Summer 2019
Lake Achensee & Rattenberg
Travel along the Inn Valley to Tyrol’s largest lake. Perhaps take a trip on the popular steam train or enjoy a scenic boat trip (optional). Also visiting Rattenberg, famous for its Crystal glass production.
Full day, from £29 Summer 2019