Sangerhausen, European Rosarium – rose gate
Bayreuth, fountain at Fantaisie Palace
Munich, Nymphenburg Palace and Badenburg Lake
Schwetzingen Palace, outdoor theatre at the Apollo temple
Hannover, Herrenhausen Gardens – baroque Great Garden
Stuttgart, Wilhelma zoological and botanical gardens
Dresden, Pillnitz Palace and park – upper and riverside palaces
Berlin, Glienicke Palace & Park – fountain in the garden courtyard
Sögel, Clemenswerth Hunting Lodge
Benrath Palace and Park
Fulda, mirrored hall in the palace
Isselburg, Anholt moated castle
Albrechtsburg Castle, Meissen
Gotha, Friedenstein Palace
Frankfurt/Main, Palmengarten botanical gardens – cacti in the Tropicarium
Weikersheim Palace, gardens and orangery
Hamburg, Planten un Blomen Park – nightly light and water show
Herrenchiemsee Palace, hall of mirrors and magnificently decorated hallway

Palaces, parks & gardens: like something out of a fairytale

Get to know Germany's fairytale side: palaces, parks & gardens are perfect for romantic tours, delightful discoveries and magical moments. You're sure to be enchanted, whether in a UNESCO World Heritage site or a lesser-known gem.

A world of wonder just waiting to be discovered. Starting in Bavaria, with the fairytale castles of Neuschwanstein and Burghausen, Herrenchiemsee Palace and the English Garden in Munich, or with Prince Pückler Park in Bad Muskau – there are fascinating attractions from every period and style to discover in all of Germany's federal states and in every region. Experience a world beyond your imagination – like a fairytale brought to life.

Encounter different periods and styles, lose yourself in the atmosphere of the past and follow the trail of famous names in Germany's Palaces, Parks and Gardens. Often imitated, never bettered.