Take an exciting Germany castle tour and day trip from Frankfurt to Hohenzollern Castle in the Swabian Alps in the south of Germany.
- Guided tour of Hohenzollern Castle
- A scenic ride through lush German landscapes
- Ample time on your own to explore the castle
Take an exciting day trip from Frankfurt to join a thrilling Hohenzollern Castle tour. We’ll journey out of the city into the Swabian Alps in the south of Germany – a scenic ride through lush German landscapes. Along the way, listen asyour guide will regale with you fascinating stories about the region.
As we cross into southern Germany we’ll see the ancestral seat of the former Hohenzollern dynasty rise up before us. Majestically placed atop a mountain peak, this imposing castle attracts hundreds of thousands of international visitors every year. Here we’ll learn the ancient history of the Hohenzollern dynasty, which was one of the mightiest dynasties in Germany. Among its esteemed residents is the famous Frederic the Great, King of Prussia.
The highlight of our visit will be an indoor visit to splendid halls and rooms of the castle, embellished with valuable paintings, precious porcelains, gold and silver works, historical garments, and the Crown of the Prussian King. We’ll have plenty of time to explore its imposing walls, from the mighty ramparts to the vast courtyard. Make sure to bring your camera to capture a breathtaking panorama shot of the surrounding countryside.
If you’re feeling hungry than you should definitely try the freshly baked cakes and Swabian specialties at the castle restaurant and the beer garden (own expense).
After this memorable trip we’ll return Frankfurt.
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