Bavaria is one of the most visited regions of Germany. Bavaria means majestic mountains and green meadows, picturesque lakes, landscapes, German traditions, agriculture and high technolog. The world’s largest beer festival annually attracts about six million visitors in Bavaria. About 7 million liters of beer are sold at Oktoberfest every year. Besides you can enjoy the magnificent nature in Bavarian Allgäu, Swabia, Franconia, upper and eastern Bavaria. In winter months Germany offers more than 30 ski resorts. Also you can visit the wellness oasis of peace and tranquility, towns and castles. By the way, Neuschwanstein castle, the castle of king Ludwig II of Bavaria, attracts over a million visitors each year and is the most visited castle in Europe.
Fairy-tale castle Neuschwanstein
Neuschwanstein fascinates visitors with it interlacing romantic architecture and tragic history of the life of its owner. With the loss of power in his own kingdom, Ludwig II created his own legends and fairy tales. He loved this place, like his father, Maximilian II. For the wife of king Marie a bridge was built to facilitate access to the mountains. This bridge offers an unforgettable view of Neuschwanstein Castle.
Christmas Markets in Germany
To spend holidays in Germany at Christmas or New year is becoming more popular. This may be a longer stay or a weekend tour. Each such trip is perfectly combined with a visit to the famous Christmas markets in Germany. Spend a day with a glass of mulled wine and a piece of Christmas cake on one of the Christmas markets in Germany and you will get an unforgettable impressions and pre-holiday mood. Christmas markets in Leipzig, Dresden, Cologne, Dortmund, Stuttgart, Nuremberg, Munich and Berlin are the most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany.
Every year in the Bavarian capital Munich Oktoberfest will take place again, which is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the longest-running and the most crowded beer festival in the world.
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About a million tourists annually spend their vacation in Garmisch-Patenkirchen. Authentic nature and traditional charm of Garmisch-Patenkirchen make it a very popular destination. Garmisch-Patenkirchen is an ideal place for hiking, mountain biking or skiing in winter. Of particular interest to tourists are the Partnach ravine, the Zugspitze, the highest point in Germany, Eibsee, amazing alpine lake at the foot of the Alps.
Shopping Tour in Ingolstadt Village
Visiting tourist attractions in Germany can be combined with an acquaintance with the “hot” fashion points in Germany. One of such places is Bavarian Ingolstadt Village, located near the cultural center of Bavaria Munich. The town of Ingolstadt Village offers to your attention more than 110 boutiques of prestigious brands such as Baldessarini, Bally Golf, Calvin Klein Jeans, Coccinelle, Furla, Guess and Tumi, where you can purchase goods at a discount of 30 to 60 percent relative to the price recommended by the manufacturer.
Also town Wertheim Village, which is located 87 km from the metropolis Frankfurt am Main, invites you to visit boutiques of such international brands as Aigner, Bogner, Desigual, Escada, Lacoste, Napapijri and Wolford. And as a reward for good shopping you can make a tour on the famous “Romantic Road” with fabulous castles, picturesque villages and famous Franconian wine.