Neuschwanstein Castle and Linderhof Palace Day Tour from Munich

Munich, Bavaria (5255)


The Neuschwanstein Castle and Linderhof Palace are two of the most famous tourist destinations in Germany. They are both located in the state of Bavaria, and are easily accessible from Munich. The Neuschwanstein Castle is a popular tourist destination because of its beautiful architecture and its history. The Linderhof Palace is also a popular tourist destination because of its beautiful gardens and its history.


Tour Duration: 630 min

Neuschwanstein Castle and Linderhof Palace Day Tour from Munich

King Ludwig II built three of his dream castles, Neuschwanstein and Linderhof, hidden away in the Bavarian mountains are part of our tour. This trip from Munich shows you both of these extraordinary castles, the legacy of Bavaria's favourite king. Capture the grandeur of these castles and the picturesque mountain scenery of Bavaria in one magical day. At the castles, you skip the queues at the cash registers with our "Skip-the-Line" service and immerse yourself in the saga world of King Ludwig II. After the visit of Neuschwanstein Castle, we continue to Oberammergau, which has become world famous for its Passion Play. Visit with us the Linderhof Castle and explore the secrets of King Ludwigs hidden life. His passion for Wagner Music, his technological ideas and more.

What's included

Below are items that the provider has stated are included with Neuschwanstein Castle and Linderhof Palace Day Tour from Munich at no additional cost

  • Skip-the-Line Service
  • Professional guide
  • Castle Tickets can be purchased on the bus for a fee (already incl. with UPGRADE option)
  • Entrance fees (with UPGRADE option only)
  • Selection of snacks and drinks on board (with UPGRADE option only)
  • Small-group tour (with UPGRADE option only )

What's NOT included

Below are items that the tour provider of Neuschwanstein Castle and Linderhof Palace Day Tour from Munich has stated that may cost an additional fee if desired.

  • Entrance fees (approx. EUR 33.00, incl. reservation fees), unless upgrade option selected
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Tips or gratuities for guides

Points Of Interest

  • 60 minutes: Departing from central Munich you'll first arrive at Castle Linderhof at approx. 10am. It is the smallest of three royal castles and was built by King Ludwig II during the 19th century as a hunting lodge. Built in French Rococo style, the castle has a Moorish pavilion which can be visited during your one hour stay. You have the option to join a guided tour of the interior of Linderhof. Tour in the castle: app. 25 minutes. Departure at Linderhof: 10:45AM
  • 20 minutes: ** Depending on our tour slot for Neuschwanstein castle ** After departing Linderhof, you will have a short shopping stop in Oberammergau, world-famous for its woodcarvers, richly painted houses (Luftl-paintings) and Passion Play.
  • 210 minutes: Approx. 1:15 PM Arrival at Neuschwanstein Castle. Entrance tickets are provided by guide. Departure time to be announced by guide on board. Duration of stay: approx. 3 – 3,5 hours. 45-60 minutes: time at the guests´own disposal (lunch, photos) 45-60 minutes of time to reach the castle either on foot or by shuttle bus if possible. Bus is not operated in snowy conditions. Time to visit view point Marienbrücke (closed due to renovation in 2022). Guided tour of castle Neuschwanstein starts approx. 15:15-15:30 ; duration 35 min. Time spent in castle minimum 45 minutes. 16:20-16:50 PM Departure time at Neuschwanstein Castle. Approx. 2 hours ride back to Munich.

Additional Information

  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Please do not pre-purchase entry tickets to the Royal Castle Neuschwanstein and Linderhof. Please pay these fees to your guide so that group entry can be purchased
  • Please note this tour does not allow time to see the Venus Grotto.
  • The coach has a toilet on board
  • The stop in Oberammergau might not be available
  • You are responsible for coming on time to the meeting points
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved to reach the castles and inside the castle approx. 350 steps
  • People with disabilities may reserve the elevator in the castle Neuschwanstein. Please contact us in advance
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons