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Neuschwanstein Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Munich

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  • Skip driving for a round-trip train or coach ride from Munich
  • Option for a horse-drawn carriage ride up the hill to the castle
  • Save time spent waiting in the admission queue with skip-the-line access 
Neuschwanstein Castle Small-Group Day Tour from Munich
From US$57.24
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Visiting Bavaria’s magical Neuschwanstein Castle by train makes it an even more memorable experience. On this tour, relax on the ride from Munich to Fussen, where you’ll have the option to walk or catch a carriage ride up to the castle. Save valuable vacation time by getting skip-the-line access, and learn about the site’s fascinating history with an included guided tour. Note: Coach travel replaces train during certain months.
What to Expect
Begin your tour with a roughly 2-hour train ride from Munich through the German countryside to Fussen. Note that the train is seasonal, offered during January through April and mid-October through November, and you’ll be traveling by coach otherwise. When you arrive, walk 20 minutes up the hill to the castle or opt for a carriage ride.

The price of the tour doesn’t include your castle entrance fee, but you can pay it directly to the tour company on the day of your visit. And by booking in advance, you’ll receive skip-the-line access.

Visit the castle interiors and towers, and get the photo ops and views of surrounding attractions including a lake, waterfall gorge, and Hohenschwangau Castle. Listen while your guide tells stories about the tragic reign of the “mad” 19th-century Bavarian king who commissioned the building of the castle.

Finish the day with a return ride back to Munich.
Reviews (1,900)
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Reviewed today
Awesome day trip

This day tip out to Neuschwanstein castle was well worth it! A great opportunity to get out of the city and explore the castle and the surrounding mountains and the stunning alpsee lake. There was time to wander around at your own pace - although...More

1  Thank Stacey K
Reviewed yesterday
Disney brought to real life!

Our tour guide was Aiden and he was very personable and made the trip amazing! He gave so much information about Munich, Bavaria, and Neuschwanstein that we wouldn't have learned on our own. The castle is beautiful and a must see. I would definitely recommend...More

3  Thank elizabethhoverman
Reviewed 2 days ago
Enjoyable day at the castle

The reason we took this tour was because of the convenience. We were driven to the castle in a comfortable coach bus. Once there, our funny and knowledgeable guide went to purchase our tickets to the castle while we went to grab a quick lunch....More

1  Thank Global798421
Reviewed 6 days ago
The best tour to a magical Place!

Visiting the castle is a must do activity for anyone visiting Munich, it is a lifetime experience, something to put in your bucket list. There are many ways to get to the castle and this tour proved to be the best option. Aiden and Ali...More

1  Thank RSP04
Reviewed 6 days ago
A must for history buffs (and for the views!)

What a wonderful day tour! Charlie went above and beyond in his explanations about the history of King Ludwig II. His knowledge of the history of the castle and it's inhabitant were beyond what one would expect from a tour guide; he really knew his...More

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14 October 2018|
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Response from BobW003 | Reviewed this property |
Yes he took care of tickets for the group. He can not go in with us. He will meet the group right outside the gift shop. Where else right?
19 September 2018|
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Response from Cheryl K | Reviewed this property |
You book the tour in English.
13 September 2018|
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Response from Sean K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am not familiar with cancelling policy, you need to check your voucher. However, castle entrance fee is 14 euro additional which you pay when you check in. So at least you don't have to worry about that part
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