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Address: Neuschwansteinstrasse 20, 87645 Hohenschwangau, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 8362 939880
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Yet another of the eccentric King Ludwig II's magnificently odd...

Yet another of the eccentric King Ludwig II's magnificently odd architectural creations.

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Private Tour: Royal Castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau from Munich

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Worth the day-trip

Worth the train day-trip from Munich. Buy a Bayern ticket (that will allow you roundtrip train as well as Bus transport when you arrive) if traveling from Munich. Build in enough... read more

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Pune, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You get tickets & reservations for a specific time. 30-minute personal audio tour. What I liked Fairy-tale castle. What I did not like 1. It was drizzling and there was a big queue for bus. Unlike Swiss attraction where you don't have to wait, we had to wait at the bus stop for quite some time. We had to travel... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Worth the train day-trip from Munich. Buy a Bayern ticket (that will allow you roundtrip train as well as Bus transport when you arrive) if traveling from Munich. Build in enough time so that you don't need to be rushed (don't forget to buy your castle tickets online ahead of time) and allow yourself time to hike all around the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Its a must see if you are staying in Bavaria! The history behind both the castles is amazing and the insides of them are beautiful! The tours are not very long but definitely recommended if you are a first time visitor! I recommend walking up and down to the castle as it is not bad at all and you get... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Absolutely beautiful! We stayed near by at Villa Ludwig (which is also amazing). Ive wanted to see this place since I was a child and it definitely did not disappoint.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Didn't pay to go inside as you can walk up to and around the castle for free. Even though officially closed to the public currently we walked around to the view point on the bridge. If you attempt this in winter you might want some spikes for your boots, I needed them.

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was my (our actually - group of 6) first experience in Bavaria. The scenere is very beautiful. We visited the place in month of Ma so it was summer and not that cold. It requires above average amounts of outdoor/physical activity (long walks, climbs) It has very good scenic or skyline views. This is the inspiration for Disneyland's Sleeping... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The setting is a fabulous as the castle itself. I know there are a million reviews, but the castle is outstanding. It is reason-enough to visit this area of Germany. Tour the castle if given the chance. Seeing the outside is simply not enough. The rooms are awe-inspiring and the sad, depressing story of the murdered King is horrific. It... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is a MUST SEE! The castle itself is breathtakingly beautiful. Like many other said you need to book a tour before heading up the hill to the castle. The walk is about 30 mins, but it is worth it to walk just to see the beautiful views of the city below and the gorgeous forests. While you cannot... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visited the castle in february and we were lucky enough to have a beautiful sunny day that emphasized the newly refurbished walls. The guided tour was not as long as expected as the entire second floor of the castle in not on display. The interior is lavishly decorated with intricate woodwork and paintings. The guided tour was fairly well... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The most amazing thing about this castle is how well the curators have preserved the paintings, murals and artifacts. Although we've seen the original medieval castles in the Loire valley you have to try to see past the decay and dark to picture life at that time. Neuschwanstein, is a replica of a medieval castle built in the 1800's ,... More 

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