Aug 19, 2021 · Getty Images. Neuschwanstein Castle, which literally translates to New Swan Stone castle, is located in Bavaria, Germany. It was originally called New Hohenschwangau Castle, as it was meant to be ...
The fairytale-like Neuschwanstein castle in Bavaria is, with 1.4 million visitors per year, one of the three most visited tourist attractions in Germany. The Disney castle is located in the village of Hohenschwangau in the hills of the green region Allgäu in Bavaria.
This fairytale look of the Neuschwanstein castle inspired Walt Disney to create the Magic Kingdom. Today, Neuschwanstein is the most visited castle in Germany, and one of the most popular tourist destination in the world. Every year over 1.300.000 people cross its gate.
Neuschwanstein Castle, German Schloss Neuschwanstein, elaborate castle near Füssen, Germany, built atop a rock ledge over the Pöllat Gorge in the Bavarian Alps by order of Bavaria’s King Louis II (“Mad King Ludwig”). Construction began in 1868 and was never completed. Louis II spent much of his childhood at Hohenschwangau Castle, a neo-Gothic, medieval-inspired castle elaborately ...
A visit to Neuschwanstein Castle is only possible as part of a guided tour. Tickets for Neuschwanstein Castle are available online at www.hohenschwangau.de and on premise at the Ticket Center Hohenschwangau (limited capacities). The inner courtyard of the castle can currently only be visited as part of the castle tour.
The royal Bavarian castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau, Tegelberg-Cable Car, Royal Crystal-Spa, Museum of the Bavarian Kings, Hotels, Pensions, Apartments and two Campsites, make Schwangau remarkable, unique and gain its widespread royal fame.
Jan 14, 2020 · Panorama of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau Castle. Neuschwanstein Castle is located in a small place called Schwangau in the very South of Germany close to the Austrian border and around 120 kilometers away from Munich. Schwangau is a tiny suburb of Füssen and it is a region that has been favored by the Bavarian kings for centuries.