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Thurn und Taxis Palace

Emmeramsplatz 5, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 941 50480
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Interesting but not great the tour for foreigners

The palace is very interesting but the big problem is that tours are only in german and even if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lella P
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Chamonix, France
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Biergarten in historic castle Thurn und Taxis

excellent Bavarian food in large forest park Biergarten. Good service; great beer selection... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
marktempe
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Emmeramsplatz 5, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The palace is very interesting but the big problem is that tours are only in german and even if you do get an audio guide this unfortunately doesn't tell much about each room you visit so you spend a lot of time , really too...More

1  Thank Lella P
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent Bavarian food in large forest park Biergarten. Good service; great beer selection; gulasch Wiener Schnitzel.

Thank marktempe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were told this place was well worth a visit and this was certainly true. It is a beautiful palace and the guided tour had individual audio guides for English speaking visitors with the tour guide communicating in German for all others. The courtyard was...More

Thank Jay_and_Kay6
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Guided tours only in this palace but well worth a visit. Interesting insight into the birth of the postal service.

Thank PMB54
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

If you're in Regensburg during christmas market time, you must visit this Palace. It's the only market with an entrance fee and their Glühwein is the most expensive in town but it's such a beautiful place. One of its kind in the world.

Thank rimapetter
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I stumbled upon this place while roaming around on my own. I could not believe my luck. I recommend it highly.

1  Thank Matthew Q
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Interesting your if Princess Gloria castle right in Regensburg. Lots of old sculptures, a modern painting... you need to guess what this fried egg look a like flag is. The tomb is creepy. If you are in the city take a couple of hours to...More

Thank JJT_on_holiday_again
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The palace was built by one family that rose to prominence (and wealth) by starting a postal service in the early 16 hundreds. In the mid 17 hundreds, the family moved to Regensburg, bringing prosperity and building the palace. You might be forgiven to think...More

4  Thank Davis F
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Starting in Budapest and sailing up the Danube River or "Donau" we had the unique opportunity to visit many of the Christmas markets Hungary, Austria and German Bavaria have to offer. The markets kept getting better until we arrived in Regensberg. The "alstadt" or old...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

If you can avoid going here on the weekend you'll be a lot happier. The Christmas market is extremely popular and the only market where you pay a fee to go inside. It is a beautiful but crowded setting.

Thank Gisela S
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SouthAfricaMargie49
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Response from LOUISE C |
yes you have to take a taxi to go down town Regensburg, but it's wourth every minute of it, very interestiong town, protected by Unesco. Go for it......
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