Feel as though you've stepped into a fairytale during this 8-hour tour to the Royal Castles of King Ludwig. Tour includes a visit of Neuschwanstein Castle and Linderhof Palace. Set beside lakes and surrounded by mountains, Neuschwanstein Castle has got a fantastic location on a rock formation. Linderhof Palace, the only completely finished Royal castle, is also famous for its beautiful park and fountain. A day filled with spectacular Bavarian Alps scenery,
Your excursion will begin with pickup from your Innsbruck hotel or any other location in the city of Innsbruck. Hop aboard your luxury private Minivan to begin your journey from Innsbruck to the Mad Ludwig Castle Neuschwanstein. Travel through typical Bavarian landscape before arriving at Neuschwanstein Parking lot where your private local guide will get skip the line tickets at the Ticket Center.One of the highlights of this 19th century Romanesque Revival Castle is its location on a rock formation which is just breathtaking. Get the best views of the castle and the alpine foothills with lakes from Mary’s Bridge. The english tour of the Castle will take about 40 minutes. Ludwig II = "Mad" King Ludwig ruled Bavaria for 23 years until his death in 1886 at the age of 41. Rather than deal with politics in the Bavarian capital Munich, Ludwig frittered away most of his time at his family´s hunting palace, Hohenschwangau. He spent most of his adult life constructing his fanciful Neuschwanstein castle - much like a kid builds a tree house on a neighboring hill.The final part of the tour will take you on a scenic backroad, along Lake Plansee to Linderhof Palace, which is smaller than Neuschwanstein, but for what it lacks in size, it makes up for in grandeur! Linderhof Palace, the eventual result of a long period of building and rebuilding, is the only finished castle of King Ludwig II. After a day filled with spectacular Bavarian Alps scenery, world famous King Ludwig II Castles Neuschwanstein and Linderhof the tour will conclude with drop-off at your Innsbruck Hotel.