Start your Orange tour in 2022 in Fulda!

Do you enjoy visiting beautiful palaces and picturesque towns? Do you like venturing out into nature by bicycle or by car? Then the Orange tour, 2.100 km through Germany passed 22 locations, really is perfect for you.

Walk in the footsteps of the royal family

Discover the exciting past of the House of Orange-Nassau! Visit the beautiful castles and museums and dive into the history of this prestigious dynasty. In the summer of 2022 Fulda will be your starting point for this tour.

It is a well-known fact that the Dutch royal house has its roots in Germany. Walk in the footsteps of the royal family and follow the Orange tour along the cities that have a historic connection with the Dutch royal house. The daughters of Governor Frederick Henry and Amalia of Solms were given a palace after their marriages with a local sovereign. The names still testify to this: Diez has a castle named Oranienstein, in UNESCO world heritage “The Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz” you can find the Oranienbaum Palace and near Berlin there is Oranienburg Palace.


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