A northward view of Neuschwanstein Castle from Mount Säuling (2,047 m or 6,716 ft) on the border between Bavaria and Tyrol: Schwangau between large Forggensee reservoir (1952) and Hohenschwangau and Neuschwanstein palaces The municipality of Schwangau lies at an elevation of 800 m (2,620 ft) at the southwest border of the German state of Bavaria.
Welcome to Neuschwanstein Castle, one of the most visited castles in Germany and one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. The castle is located in Bavaria, near the town of Fussen. Book a Hotel Buy Tickets Neuschwanstein, A Fairytale Castle The castle was built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria, also known as the “Fairytale King”.
Neuschwanstein Castle 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.
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.
Located in the German state of Bavaria, Neuschwanstein Castle is visited by more than 1.5 million people every year. It is the most frequently visited castle in Germany and the most famous one. You have probably already seen a picture of this castle at least once since it is the castle of Sleeping Beauty in the famous Walt Disney cartoon.
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