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Herrenchiemsee Day Trip by Train

by Radius Tours and Bikes
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Nonrefundable No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required)

Highlights

  • Scenic train ride through the Bavarian Alps

  • Excellent photo opportunities of historic buildings

  • History & landmarks on Herreninsel & Fraueninsel

  • Opportunity to see the elegant Herrenchiemsee Palace

  • Enchanting 1,200-year-old Benedictine convent

Highlights

  • Scenic train ride through the Bavarian Alps

  • Excellent photo opportunities of historic buildings

  • History & landmarks on Herreninsel & Fraueninsel

  • Opportunity to see the elegant Herrenchiemsee Palace

  • Enchanting 1,200-year-old Benedictine convent

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Herrenchiemsee Day Trip by Train

Activity Location

Herrenchiemsee

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Radius Tours and Bikes

    3 Arnulfstraße

    München 80335


Description

Leave the hustle of Munich behind for a train ride to the relaxing scenery of the Chiemsee, Bavaria's largest lake. Explore idyllic mountain scenery, see the Benedictine convent and Bavarian palace built on the charming islands, and learn the history around the lake's placid waters.

Start your day trip with a train ride through the lakes and mountains of Bavaria to arrive at Chiemsee, a huge glacial lake known as the Bavarian Sea. Gaze out at the beautiful scenery that inspired nobility and tourists throughout the centuries as you relax on the water's edge.

For a nominal fee, you can hop on a boat for a visit to the lake's two largest islands, Herreninsel and Fraueninsel. Experience the magnificent allure of Herrenchiemsee palace complex, built in the 19th century by King Ludwig II with an opulence meant to rival Versailles.

You can purchase an optional guided tour of the palace, or spend time in the elegant gardens at your leisure, before continuing your tour to the little island of Fraueninsel. Admire the Benedictine convent whose origins date back more than 1,200 years and discover the island at your own pace before taking the train back to Munich.


Inclusions

  • Guided tour to Chiemsee region

  • Guided tour on Herreninsel and Fraueninsel

  • Roundtrip transportation between Munich and Chiemsee via train

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Boat rides to Herreninsel and Fraueninsel

  • Admission to Herrenchiemsee Palace

  • Food and beverages


Know Before You Book

  • Children 5 and younger are complimentary.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Herrenchiemsee Day Trip by Train ratings based on 1 Verified Review

Expedia Verified Reviews

5 out of 5

Jun 22, 2017

I like radius tours. Their concept and strategy on relying on public transportation is interesting. Only catch your seat is not guaranteed. But I didn't mind the risk and worked out fine. The place itself is nice. Our guide (forgot her name shes from Germany) was superb.

Shafik N W

United States