Do you really know the homeland of King Louis of Bavaria? its mountains, its lakes, its palaces and castles? If so, you can relax and enjoy this route. If not, it’s time for you to get to know these places. Let’s take a tour of the real land, which today is still fascinating with incredible landscapes like something out of a fairy tale.
Ludwig succeeded to the throne in 1864, aged 18. Two years later, Bavaria and Austria fought a war against Prussia lasting only a matter of weeks, which they lost. However, in the Franco- Prussian War of 1870, Bavaria sided with Prussia against France, and after the Prussian victory, it became part of the new German Empire.