Hohenschwangau Neuschwanstein

Germany Vacation Tours

  • The two castles, Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau are next to each other.
  • We visited Hohenschwangau Castle first. Both castle tours were excellent!

Hohenschwangau Castle

Alpseestraße 12, 87645 Schwangau, Deutschland

Hours: 9am - 6pm

Parking: $6.00

Entrance Fee: $12.00

Hohenschwangau Castle or Schloss Hohenschwanstein (lit: High Swan County Palace) is a 19th-century palace in southern Germany. It was the childhood residence of King Ludwig II of Bavaria and was built by his father, King Maximilian II of Bavaria. It is located in the German village of Schwangau near the town of Füssen, part of the county of Ostallgäu in southwestern Bavaria, Germany, very close to the border with Austria.

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Then we Visited:

Neuschwanstein Castle

  • Neuschwansteinstraße 20, 87645 Schwangau, Deutschland
  • Hours: 9am-6pm
  • Entrance Fee: $12.00

Neuschwanstein Castle (German: Schloss Neuschwanstein, is a 19th-century Romanesque Revival palace on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany. Ludwig II of Bavaria commissioned the castle as a retreat and as a homage to Richard Wagner.

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