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Top Destinations in Southern Germany

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Destinations in Southern Germany

Southern Germany is not just the largest region in the country. It is also the house of some of its most picturesque attractions. It is a place where you can see the Black Forest.

The Alps and the many rivers like the Danube. The Rhine and the Rhone. Throughout the region, Tale Castles of Fairy Adorn Riverbanks. Vineyards grow grapes for some of the most beautiful vintages in the world.

As well as mountain mountains on the horizon. Here is a look at some of the best sites that South Germany has to offer.

1. Fussen


Nestled at the foot of the Alps, the small village of Füssen is the southern culmination of the romantic road. With Neuschwanstein’s neighboring castles and Hohenschwangau the highlight of many trips from southern Germany.

The city itself houses the enchanting schloss hohhes or “high castle”. This medieval building has a beautiful trompe-l’oeil facade (optical illusion) outside and a beautiful clock among its most famous features.

The village also has a former Benedictine monastery called St man’s. Many lakes and beautiful trails are nearby if you want to venture from the village.

Although most strengths can be seen in a day or two. The charming atmosphere here is worth taking the time to soak and explore.

2. Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rothenburg ob der Tauber

The city along the romantic road is famous for its medieval center from the 14th century. The history of European war and World War has left a number of cities that are not disturbed by ancient architecture which is very destroyed.

And this is one of the best examples of old medieval styles in Germany.

The small town is only around 6,000 but gets a lot of tourists stops through a bus trip along the romantic road. Is the visit short or long. Don’t miss Market Square with the Tower of City Hall.

Medieval Crime and Museum of Penalties. Or Plonlein Triangle Plaza. If there is time. The road around the restored city wall is a great way to get spectacular scenery and photos.

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3. Bamberg


Bamberg is known for its charming architecture, especially in the old center of the city. Two note attractions are the old sculpture known as DOM.

Which describes a young unknown rider. The second is the Altes Rathaus, which is a building that is in the middle of the river with rooms suspended above the water.

From the special note is the six-day folk festival called Sandkerwa. Hundreds of thousands of visitors come down every August on Bamberg for food, wine, beer and local sports like fish play.

4. Heidelberg


With historical treasures like the old medieval bridge. Heidelberg Castle, the Church of the Holy Spirit and House Knight St. George. It is not surprising that Heidelberg is one of the main tourist destinations in Germany.

The picturesque city has little damage during the Second World War. With its Baroque city center remaining intact. Home at the oldest university in Germany.

The long academic history of Heidelberg can be traced along the philosopher’s walk. A picturesque path often marked by many older philosophers and teachers.

5. Munich


This Bavarian capital is the most populous city in southern Germany. Located at the Isar River in southern Bavaria, Munich is best known for its beautiful architecture. Its beautiful culture and annual Oktoberfest beer festival.

Although the modern city has grown up quite large. The fortified city of origin. Or Alstrading can be seen in the center. With pieces of remaining walls and is worth walking.

The Olympic Village of 1972, the opera. The English garden and the nightlife of Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt-Isarvorstadt-Isarvorstadt-Isarvorstadt are in the note.

6. Black Forest

Black Forest

Grimm fairy tales come to life in this region known for its legends. This small mountain range is known for its timepieces.

Watches and clock clocks and offers a number of artisans who have built them for generations. The soft ground, the beautiful lakes and the wooded woods of the Black Forest are perfect for hiking and mountain biking in summer.

And for excellent ski slopes during the winter.

7. Lake Constance

Lake Constance

This glacial lake is one of Europe’s largest and headquarters on the border of the three nations of Germany. Austria and Switzerland. The lake is an excellent opportunity to see historic and natural wonders.

Beautiful mountain vistas, orchards, vineyards and wetlands are easily easy to find Lake Constance (Bodensee, Germany), as well as several castles and monasteries.

Three different ferry routes are also available between the big cities of the lake. German between Freidrichschafen and Konstanz or Romansburg in Switzerland and between Konstanz and Meersburg.

There is also a train route around the lake with stops from all points of interest.

8. Wurzburg


This Bavarian city was an important royal house for many centuries of Prince Bishops. The Baroque Palace, the Wurzburger Residence.

Is one of the most ornamental examples in Europe in this style of architecture and has been considered one of the best royal houses on the continent.

The paintings of the fresco and the escalators developed inside the palace are of the special note.

Also rating in town is the church. Which is one of the oldest in Germany and built directly at the top of a pagan temple of the eighth century.

Finally, some of the wineries have been in business since Roman times. It’s worth spending time on the property or at least buy a bottle.

9. Garmisch-Partenkirchen


This hybrid city was united by Decree in 1936 by Adolf Hitler so Germany could host the Olympic Winter Games. Today, the city is one of the most famous ski resorts.

Winter sports like skiing and snowboarding are popular here. While in the summer, trails filled with hikers and mountain bikers.

Garmisch-Partenkirchen is located along the Austrian border about an hour from Munich and is accessible by car or train. The romantic road moves between here and Fussen and is perfect for a day trip in both directions.

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10. Linderhof Palace

Linderhof Palace

Linderhof is the only one Schloss on three that King Ludwig II of Bavaria has been completed by his life. Its destined to immerse the already existing lodge but ended with a reduced version of the Palace Versailles.

The particular interest is the hall of mirrors and the separate room.

He lived in isolation in this hide -ride for much of his life. In honor of Wagner. Ludwig built a fantastic cave across the mountain behind the Palace based on the Wagner Opera, Tannhäuser.

Erlena Kimberly Once again, we have not conquered the peak, but yourself.