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We were fortunate to visit Herrenchiemsee in August of 2004.
In 1873 King Ludwig II of Bavaria acquired the Herreninsel as the location for his Royal Palace of Herrenchiemsee (New Palace). Modelled on Versailles, this palace was built as a "Temple of Fame" for King Louis XIV of France, whom the Bavarian monarch fervently admired.
The palace is located on Herreninsel island. King Ludwig II ordered to construct this palace under plans of Dollman (1878-1885) on the sample of Versailles. It is not only the last and the greatest, but also most expensive of royal palace projects.
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A trail approximately 7 km long leads round the island. This will take you on well-shaded paths away from the crowds to... more travel advice
When you arrived on island you may chose two ways to get the Palace. The carriages run from mid-April until the end of... more travel advice
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