Tour: Monasteries, Castles, Stately Homes



Discover royal and aristocratic residences on this tour. After visiting Marienrode convent, the tour continues on to Schloss Söder, one of the most beautiful baroque castles in Lower Saxony, and from there to Schloss Derneburg. This former monastery was converted into a castle. The tour ends with a visit to Marienburg Castle at Nordstemmen. Sitting above the Leine Valley, this neo-gothic castle can be seen from miles away. George V of Hanover had the castle built for his wife, Queen Marie, in the 19th century.