Grand Tour

Frequent destinations of the traditional travel around Europe made by upper class young men (17th-19th centuries)

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Connected Sites

Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces: Obligatory stop to unwind before passing the Alps and going on to Rome (nomination file)
Muskauer Park: Prince Hermann von P?ckler-Muskau was an avid traveller who went on a very extensive Grand Tour, at which he was inspired by new (exotic) ideas for his gardens
Pont du Gard: From the 18th century onwards, particularly after the construction of the new road bridge, it became a famous staging-post for travellers on the Grand Tour (wiki)


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