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Culture of Bavaria. Places to visit - old town, temples, theaters, museums and palaces

BMW-Complex & Tower Bavaria is full of amazing historical and architectural landmarks; there are many sites of global importance among them. These include the Würzburg Residenz palace. This incredibly beautiful palace complex was built in the second half of the 18th century. The luxurious palace is one of the most important attractions of the country. Vacationers have an opportunity to walk through the halls of the palace and estimate its exquisite finish; walls of the residence store a huge amount of priceless works of art and antique jewelry.
Cultural traditions of Bavaria are interesting, original and diverse. They represent a wonderful combination of old and modern lifestyle; travelers will feel the unique atmosphere of past … Open
The most striking monument of the 19th century is Neuschwanstein Castle. Every year it is visited by more than a million tourists; the beautiful castle is the most recognizable and popular in the country. The beautiful palace was built by King Ludwig II in just 4 years; its construction involved more than a thousand workers. Neuschwanstein Castle is located on a mountain top that gives it even more solid and impressive look.
Another interesting historical object is Linderhof Palace; a visit there will be an unforgettable adventure. The construction of the castle has taken 20 years; it was ended in 1886. Its fabulously beautiful cream-colored facade is the epitome of the best architectural traditions of that time. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
In addition to priceless cultural monuments, Bavaria is famous for interesting entertainment options. Every town has great shops, bars and picturesque parks. Travelers may visit natural … Open
The interior of the palace strikes with abundance of unique jewelry and elegant finish; this is a real museum with a rich collection of art and historical artifacts. All 10 luxurious rooms of the palace are open to visitors; all attenders could admire its old antique furniture and works of art.
A very interesting historical object is Feste Coburg fortress located on a hill of 450 meters height. It is the most extensive fortifications in Germany. Currently, there is a very interesting museum in walls of the fortress. Its exhibits include a collection of the Dukes of Coburg; there are pictures of prominent European artists, unique jewelry, antique furniture, and one of the most interesting collections of carriages. Tourists can find a lot of interesting historical sites, museums and cultural facilities in each Bavarian town. Bavaria is one of the most attractive places in the world for fans of excursions and tourism.
In the section below, you can get one of our excursion, activities or city discovery tours over Bavaria and surroundings. Our website offers 10-30% lower ticket prices, when compared to the offline purchase on the spot.

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Map of all palaces
Public palaces near Bavaria
♥   Palace 'St. Emmeram’s Abbey' , 50.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Nymphenburg Palace' Munich, 70.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Residenz' Munich, 72.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Cathedrals and basilicas near Bavaria
♥   Dom St. Peter, Regensburg, 50.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilika Unserer Lieben Frau Zur Alten Kapelle, Regensburg, 50.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilika SS. Ulrich and Afra, Augsburg, 64.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Dom Zu Unserer Lieben Frau, München, 72.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Kathedrale Maria Schutz und St. Andreas, München, 76.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilika St. Martin, Amberg, 77.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Erzabtei Sankt Ottilien, Eresing, 84.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Iconic cultural sights of Germany

Munich is also the focal point of cultural monuments and sites. The particular interest of travelers is paid to the Old Town, which houses a large number of churches. The key among them is the Cathedral of the Holy Virgin, a symbol of the city, founded in the 16th century. The cathedral is located not far from the central square of Marienplatz, where the old and new Town Hall, and the historical market of Viktualienmarkt are located. Another incredibly gorgeous church is the Azamkirge of the 18th century, constructed in the style of the classical baroque. Munich is a city of museums that have been created here centuries ago. The most visited museum of the city, the Old Pinotek, was founded by King Louis I of Bavaria. It stores about 9 000 paintings. Modern art is represented in the House of Arts, which exhibits paintings by such authors as Picasso, Emil Nolde, Klee, and August Macke. … Open
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Landmarks of culture on Bavaria map: art-galleries, monuments, palaces, etc

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Excursions over cultural sights of neighbours of Bavaria

Culture guide to Bavaria. Which fascinating sights to visit once you are in Bavaria: temples, churches, museums, theaters and castles. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) on the places 'must visit' in Bavaria. Plan your own city excursion by using this page info!
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