Linderhof Palace

Palace in Füssen

Linderhof Palace
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Linderhof Palace is a small but luxurious palace located in southwest Bavaria, Germany. It was commissioned by King Ludwig II in the late 19th century and was designed in the style of French Rococo palaces, such as Versailles.

The palace features beautiful gardens, a grand entrance hall, and several elaborately decorated rooms, including the King’s bedroom, the Hall of Mirrors, and the Moroccan Room. The palace also has a number of elaborate fountains, including the famous Neptune Fountain, which is located in the palace’s central courtyard.

The palace’s most notable feature is its stunning grotto, which is an artificial cave-like chamber decorated with seashells, stalactites, and colorful lighting. The grotto features a large pool and a waterfall, and was inspired by the famous Blue Grotto on the Isle of Capri in Italy.

Linderhof Palace is surrounded by beautiful gardens, which were designed in the style of English and French landscape gardens. The gardens feature a number of fountains, statues, and a large pond, which reflects the palace’s elegant façade.

Visitors can explore the palace and its gardens on a guided tour, which provides insight into the history and architecture of the palace. The palace is open to the public year-round, and visitors can also attend special events and concerts at the palace throughout the year.

Linderhof Palace is a testament to the opulence and grandeur of the Bavarian monarchy, and is a must-visit attraction for anyone interested in the region’s rich history and architecture.


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Visiting Linderhof Palace

Hours:

Tickets on sale:

April-15 October: daily 8.30 am-5.30 pm

16 October-March: daily 9.30 am-4 pm


Linderhof Palace

April-15 October: daily 9 am-6 pm

16 October-March: daily 10 am-4.30 pm


Price:

Adult €10

Address: Linderhof Palace, Linderhof, Ettal, Germany
Duration: 20 minutes

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