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Veitshochheim Schloss

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Address: Wurzburger Strasse, Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: (09 31) 3 55 17-0
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Rococo garden for a walk

perfect to visit on Sunday afternoon especially in summer. Statues, fountains as well as garden corridors. Just sit down in the sunshine and have a talk with several friends... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Wurzburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

perfect to visit on Sunday afternoon especially in summer. Statues, fountains as well as garden corridors. Just sit down in the sunshine and have a talk with several friends! Palace itself also deserve to have a glance.

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Traralgon, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We took the ferry downstream from Wurzburg to Veitshocheim and had an enjoyable afternoon in the town and of course visiting the Schloss. Extensive gardens really help to make this palace a photographers dream. The day we were there the palace itself was closed but the gardens alone made the visit worthwhile.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

we did not visit the building but spent about 90 minutes wandering the gardens, one of the more interesting gardens I have seen in Germany, well worth the visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We recently stayed in Wurzburg for three days, and spent much of the last day here. We took the boat (that's another review), but if you're energetic, you could even rent bikes and ride there on a beautiful bike trail. The palace itself is only open for scheduled, guided tours, which are in German only. Our son tried that out,... More 

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Narre Warren, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We took a boat cruise from Wurzburg as it was a rainy day and came across Veitshochheim Schloss completely by accident. We did not go inside the Schloss but wandered amongst the gardens. Even in the rain they were very impressive. Some of the trees were massive and the hedges were immaculately manicured. The boat ride was relaxing but as... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This place is a short distance north of wurzburg, and can be done in half a day. Don't bother going inside the house, its very mediocre and you cannot wander at will. You will pay and then be forced to join a tour in German, even if you can't understand a word. Complete waste of time. The gardens are good... More 

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Wurzburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

If you haven't seen enough palaces and castles, you can take a boat to Veitshöchheim and go for a leisurely walk in the park of the palace - the palace itself cannot be visited

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Pretty quaint palace with beautiful baroque and roccoco exterior and gardens. The interior is not very impressive as it was only a summer retreat for the prince bishop. The gardens are pretty and free to wander around. A tour inside costs 4.50 euro and is in german only but the tour guide gave me a brief translation in english for... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The house is pretty, as are the gardens, but the boat ride there along the river is rather uninteresting. I don't think i'd recommend others to spend their afternoon that way.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

From Wurzburg I took a boat ride to Veitshochheim to see the Schloss and had a great personal tour by one of the curators as there weren't many people there that day. It is fascinating baroque era structure with a huge garden as part of the complex. Well worth the visit and the boat ride from and back to Wurzburg... More 

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