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All Things Garmisch - Day Tours

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
About All Things Garmisch - Day Tours
Hello everyone! My name is Jake Doherty. I am the owner and operator of 'all things garmisch.' After studying history at Oglethorpe University in Atlanta I moved to Bavaria and never left! I have been a tour guide, event planner, and vacation organizer for the past 9 years! I would LOVE to show you the beauty of my adopted home so check out our website!
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Discover mystery and beauty in the heart of Bavaria on this private full-day Neuschwanstein Castle tour. Head past the entry queues and go straight inside Neuschwanstein Castle with a guide to begin exploring. Admire the 19th-century fortress’ Romanesque architecture and gain insight into the life of King Ludwig II of Bavaria — one of the castle’s most famous residents. Explore the pretty Bavarian village of Oberammergau and learn of its rich heritage, then visit Ettal Abbey before heading back to your hotel in comfort.
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Experience the best of Bavarian beer culture with this all-inclusive Oktoberfest tour and table reservation. Enjoy skip-the-line entry into the festival with a guide. Explore the historic Theresienwiese and gain insight into Bavaria’s rich brewing heritage, then take your seat inside one of the Oktoberfest tents. Savor a traditional Bavarian lunch and swill as many steins of beer as you wish! Afterward — when the party ramps up — drink and dance as Bavarian music fills the tent. Book early to avoid disappointment!
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This is the prefect tour for anyone wanting to save time and money by skipping the lines at Neuschwanstein castle. Plus, you will be given all the history and details of Ludwig II, Bavaria, and the castle itself making for an amazing tour!
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This is the best festival in the world and you will get to experience it as a VIP. A reserved table at one of the best tents along with guides to explain the history and traditions all the while making sure your beer never gets empty. Our tour company has been bringing people to the Oktoberfest for over seven year. Our guides will take all the stress out of this amazing event and ensure you have the best possible time.
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Explore the entrance to the Bavarian Alps and summit Germany’s tallest mountain on this private day tour of Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Zugspitze Mountain. Take the cable car to the peak of Zugspitze Mountain with a guide and enjoy spectacular views over the foothills of the Bavarian Alps. Cross the Austro-German border at the top, then take the cable car onward to the mighty glacier. Back on terra firma in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, explore the pretty village with a private guide and immerse yourself in Bavaria’s rich history and culture.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our guide Jake was knowledgeable and very interesting. He was entertaining and fun. He has a very unique way of educating us on the early history of the country as well as the modern day culture. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: September 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of 4 spent the day with Jake touring Neuschwanstein Castle and it was, as my 12 year old said, the best part of our 2 week trip through Europe. Jake went well above and beyond to make our day special, showing us the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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jake d, Owner at All Things Garmisch - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! It was wonderful visiting with you and the family! Even if the ride to the Alpine slid took FOREVER :)

Reviewed August 5, 2019

Me and my friends had a great time at crystal world. The museum was amazing! Museum had an audio guide that came in multiple languages to guide you through the museum. Great for all age groups and amazing art for every generation to enjoy. I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019

Of our 8 day trip to Europe, Jake and his Neuschwanstein Castle tour was at the top of our list! I have been to the castle previously, but this time I gained a whole new perspective and appreciation for the history of area all because...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019 via mobile

We were fortunate to meet Jake during a visit to amazing Murnau am Staffelsee and the wonderful Greisbrau hotel and brewery. We were not part of his tour but were invited to sit in with him. Jake is personable, knowledgeable and genuinely loves what he...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 23, 2019 via mobile

Despite a ugly rainy day, Jim from Jake’s team took great care of us. He worked with our wishes based on the rain and gave us a wonderful day. We had the chance to join up with Jake and his group at the castle and...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2019

Y'all! Jake is absolutely amazing! We were on a business trip from Texas provided by a vendor my husband's company is using. They wanted us to have a fun time along with the business that we were there for and Jake didn't let us down....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

This summer my husband and I hosted a group of customers to visit a manufacturers' factory in Germany. They wanted to add a couple days of sightseeing to the trip. We decided that Bavaria and the Neuschwanstein Castle was the perfect way to see the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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jake d, Owner at All Things Garmisch - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2019

Thank you so much! I hope the proposal of the new pumping system went good!!!

Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

Jake was truly the best tour guide I have ever encountered. His passion for the history of Bavaria (and all history) comes gushing out in his creative style of story telling. Our kids were completely engaged as he creatively and quite literally brought them into...More

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jake d, Owner at All Things Garmisch - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Thank you!!!!

Reviewed March 20, 2019

I have been to Munich 40 some times and have managed to resist. One time, I had to go, because I was the leader of a Duke Alumni tour. Rain didn't improve things. Get ready for waits. Tour itself is perfunctory. Nothing really interesting about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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jake d, Owner at All Things Garmisch - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2019

Hi Bryan, I am sorry you didn't enjoy Neuschwanstein castle but I don't believe you were on one of our tours. - jake d.

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Gina B
January 22, 2019|
Response from Jake D | Property representative |
Hi Gina, I would recommend the Neuschwanstein castle tour. It is amazing and a must if you are in this area of Bavaria. Another fun one is the chocolate tour - if the kids like chocolate there is nothing better than being... More
Melanie B
August 29, 2016|
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Response from 411tanya | Reviewed this property |
I agree just ask. He got back to me every time within 24 hours.