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Yet another of the eccentric King Ludwig II's magnificently odd architectural creations.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Neuschwansteinstrasse 20, 87645 Hohenschwangau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8362 939880
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Reviewed yesterday

beautiful castle and visit well organized . Possibility, in the same day to visit this Castle and the other (Hohenschwangau Castle) very close to the Neuschwanstein Castle. Suggestion: to arrive early in the morning to the ticket office to avoid to wait longer in line.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cristina S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There are not the words to describe the beauty of this castle, an unforgettable place, the memories of which will stay with me the rest of my life. Do not miss this!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank BenGenn
Reviewed 5 days ago

I did a day trip here from Munich. We were lucky we went at this time of year because sometimes the bridge opposite the castle can be closed due to weather or maintenance. It was amazing to stand on the bridge and see the castle...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Limam2015
Reviewed 5 days ago

Has to be seen to be belived,floats in the sky. good parking for cars and buses, travelled there on a motorbike.june 2017.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Owen W
Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent the night in Fussen before visiting Neuschwanstein and I recommend doing the same. This way you can get to the castle before the crowds arrive from Munich. Make sure you book your ticket time ahead of time online as soon as you know...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank CommonGroundTraveler
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our first visit to the Neuschwanstein Castle we eventful. We drove to the parking lot, gave them 6 euro to park, then since we already prepurchased our tickets, we decided to walk up (about a mile) to the castle. You could ride a horse drawn...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank tennfan07
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Easy to get to from Munich (we used the Bayern ticket - cheap and easy). Check the train times for the journey back when you arrive at Fussen station (especially whether it’s a direct train or need to change.. its not too problematic changing and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank izzylondoner
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Aweson. This tours was amazing the castle was beautiful. But you have to be preaper for walk, It's a long distance. Dani was an excelente guide.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carolina Q
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful place to hike. There is a bike trail that you can also walk along if you like a steep challenging trail. It took us a good 30 min to get to the bridge but it was worth it. Beautiful and not as scary...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank babyn1nja
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Neuschwanstein ( NS) Castle has been on To Do List forever ... finally in Sept 2019, I satisfied TDL. We contracted for a private tour of the area of which the castle was one of the stops.  Here is what you need to know...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Joyce L
12 December 2018|
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Response from TRULY_INDIAN | Reviewed this property |
I did a private tour a few weeks ago . It was a much better trip. However I went from Innsbruck. I never came across any narrow roads. In fact the roads through villages were pretty broad with intermittent water bodies... More
29 November 2018|
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Response from Greg042 | Reviewed this property |
Outside photography is permitted free of charge to the best of my knowledge.
15 November 2018|
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Response from AndyATexas | Reviewed this property |
1. Check the neuschwanstein website or Bavarian Palace Administration website for hours and tour details 2. Yes, if you are willing to hike up to the castle. But the bus is only 2,50 EU round trip. Don't be late if you... More