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Why Go on a Tour of Fussen

Look no more for your next one-of-a-kind destination in Germany, as Fussen is undoubtedly worth paying a visit to. This Bavarian jewel has something to offer for any type of traveler, from the ones interested in history and architecture to those seeking a simple stroll around to admire the nature. The city is located on the southern end of the picturesque Romantic Road, which is passed by many people each year. However, it is important to stop and take a look around the city itself and all the beautiful sights it has to offer.

One of the most exceptional places to put on your Fussen tour plan is the beautiful old town, with its cobbled streets and colorful houses lined up alongside. The ambiance of the authentic 700-year-old site and the postcard-like views surely make up for a memorable sightseeing experience, while numerous cafes and restaurants in the area serve local foods for you to get to know the regional wonders of gastronomy as well.

As for architectural monuments, it is important to visit the High Castle of Fussen, built in the late-Gothic style along with a clock tower and a beautiful courtyard on site. The numerous baroque churches, within walking distance from the castle, are also worth including to your Fussen itinerary. As well as the former Benedictine abbey of St. Mang, King Ludwig's royal castles, and many more pieces of historical heritage.

Man-made wonders in the city are indeed impressive, however, it is important to appreciate the beauty of nature as well, as Fussen is surrounded by splendid lakes, vast fields, and mountains nearby. One of the best ways to actually combine both is walking to the Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau Castles. Situated a few kilometers away from the city, the landmarks can be reached on foot. Nevertheless, be prepared to climb some mountains, it might not be a walk in the park, but it's worth it!

Along with all the wonderful things to see during your Fussen sightseeing, dive into the art of violin and lute making, as the city has been a major center of perfecting the craft for years. With numerous attractions to offer, it is now up to you to explore it!

Top 3 Things to Do in Fussen

  • Stroll along the cobbled streets of the 700-year-old old town
  • Visit the marvelous High Castle of Fussen
  • Climb the mountains to see the Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau Castles

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Take in the charms of wonderful Bavaria, the land of castles and best Germany's beer. Make your way across the largest region of Germany and discover the most outstanding sights on your way, including the gorgeous Neuschwanstein Castle, staying at hand-picked hotels and enjoying impeccable assistance during the whole journey! 

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