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Herrenchiemsee Palace Private Excursion from Munich by Train

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Embark on a scenic Bavarian train ride to Herrenchiemsee, Ludwig II's fairytale palace inspired by Versailles. Discover Ludwig's life, mysterious death, and the island's role in post-war Germany.

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Highlights

  • Explore Lake Chiemsee's beauty on a short cruise with stunning alpine views.
  • Enjoy a glimpse of Herrenchiemsee Monastery's picturesque surroundings.
  • Uncover the grandeur of the Palace of Herrenchiemsee, Ludwig II's masterpiece.
  • Scenic Bavarian Alps backdrop adds a unique charm to the lake experience.
  • Witness the captivating scenery, making this lake activity truly exceptional.

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Herrenchiemsee was to be the crown jewel of all palaces built by the Bavarian fairytale king Ludwig II. An unfinished copy of the Palace of Versailles, it was the first project of the Moon King and also the last to start construction, after buying the island of Herreninsel for that purpose. Also, the post-war Constitution of Germany was drafted on this island in August of 1948. Follow us for a fantastic train ride in the most scenic alpine route of Bavaria, and get to know all about the palace, how it surpasses Versailles in many things, Ludwig’s extravagant life and mysterious death and the part played by this island to Germany as we know it today.

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