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Walhalla Temple

Walhallastr. 48, 93093 Donaustauf, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9403 961680
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Walhalla Temple

Beautiful place by the Danube river. Inside there are many busts of famous/important/historic... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
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Surprise in Germany

if you arrive to Donaustauf from the South you will suddenly see something you dont expect to find... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
Ove L
Lund, Sweden
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Walhallastr. 48, 93093 Donaustauf, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9403 961680
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place by the Danube river. Inside there are many busts of famous/important/historic german people.

1  Thank HariSeldon13
Reviewed January 1, 2018

if you arrive to Donaustauf from the South you will suddenly see something you dont expect to find in Germany. a big Greek Temple in the forest on the hillside. my opinion is that king Ludwig I was a bit crazy when he built this...More

Thank Ove L
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

We were able to view monument from our cruise ship on the Danube. It is a magnificent structure that appears to be modelled on the parthenon and you can get some great photos from the river.

Thank PeteC166a
Reviewed October 7, 2017

If you visit the Walhalla, try and join a guided tour. There is so much history behind the conception of this monument, and it would be a pity not to learn about it. The view across the Danube and beyond is breath-taking, and do take...More

Thank bmkay
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Sailing down the River Danube you notice this beautiful building that seems to be out of place. What a surprise the visitor gets when they climb the steps and stand looking at the shining marble. Not to be missed if the visitor is in the...More

Thank Harry M
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Even in a raining day, coming to this place worth the visit. It is amazing the view. You must take care could get slippery.

Thank Alessu
Reviewed October 1, 2017

A must see , if you are fit and ready for a long haul , there at 60 odd wide steps to reach the temple from the car park, ( takes about 10 to 15 min) no chair access no place to rest until you...More

Thank castel123
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Anyone travelling Greece may have seen this place before, but the Walhalla monument has some historical significance as it pays tribute to leading and influential German philosophers and the like. The interior is highly Rococo in style and the quality of finish is amazing. Definitely...More

Thank Cyrilsson
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Ludwig I give the order to build this bulding. 1830 was the beginning. The Walhalla is a hall of fame that honors laudable and distinguished people in German history.

Thank Gerhard G
Reviewed July 30, 2017

What do you do when you gain your throne to become king, but people still remember the humiliating defeat of your nation a few years earlier by Napoleon? You build a pantheon celebrating great heroes not just of your country but of those speaking your...More

Thank Ian C
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