Dear Visitors of the ECCM17,
enjoy your stay in Germany. Munich itself and its surrounding offers a plenty of possibilities to get more in touch with history and culture.
Please have a look at our tourist partner program and book by yourself on:
Neuschwanstein & Linderhof (Tour 16) The Royal Castles Neuschwanstein and Linderhof
Hidden in the seclusion of the mountains King Ludwig II built two of his dream castles: Neuschwanstein and Linderhof. This excursion shows you two extraordinary castles, both testifying to the vision of Bavaria’s fairytale King. Short shopping stop in Oberammergau. Approx. 4 hours time to visit Neuschwanstein and for lunch.
A comprehensive visit of Linderhof with its fantastic grotto and moorish pavillon offers Tour 15.
Oberammergau, Palace of Neuschwanstein and Palace of Linderhof
Salzburg and Lake District (Tour 12) Walk in the footsteps of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Driving south towards Austria, we pass Bavaria´s largest lake, the Chiemsee. In Salzburg, the city of Mozart, there is enough time for shopping and sightseeing on your own in the picturesque old town. Afterwards we drive through the scenic Lake District where the Sound of Music movie was filmed to the town of St. Wolfgang with the famous White Horse Inn. Then a one-way boat ride on Lake Wolfgang takes us to our bus waiting for us on the other side of the lake for our drive back to Munich.
Passports are required to enter Austria!
Salzburg Mozart, Weißes Rössl and Lake District
Zugspitze (Tour 14) Top of Germany
After visiting Ettal Monastery, we drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and on to Eibsee where we take the cablecar to the summit of the Zugspitze (9.788 ft.). On a clear day you can see over a thousand Bavarian, Austrian, Swiss and Italian mountain peaks. Descent by cogwheel train.
Zugspitze and Kloster Ettal
The Royal Castle of Herrenchiemsee (Tour 09) The Bavarian Versailles
On the largest of the Bavarian lakes, Chiemsee, we take a boat ride to the Herreninsel. Here you visit Ludwig’s II. castle, a replica of the palace of Versailles. We continue by boat to Fraueninsel. Time to visit the Benedictine church and a walk on the island.
Chiemsee, Herreninsel, Fraueninsel and Royal Castle Herrenchiemsee
Linderhof (Tour 15) The magical palace of Linderhof and the Passion Play town of Oberammergau
Two of the most precious jewels of Bavaria can be seen during this excursion. The dream castle Linderhof built by King Ludwig II in French rococo style with its fantastic grotto and the moorish pavillon can be visited during our two hours stay; lunch. We travel on to Oberammergau, world-famous for its Passion Plays, the woodcarvers and the richly painted houses (Lüftl-paintings). Time for sightseeing, shopping and a coffee break.
Palace of Linderhof and Oberammergau