Neuschwanstein Castle in Füssen, Bavaria
 Back
Distance from hotel: 101.0 km

Neuschwanstein Castle

Neuschwanstein Castle is a 19th-century Romanesque Revival palace on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany. The palace was commissioned by Ludwig II of Bavaria as a retreat and as an homage to Richard Wagner. Contrary to common belief, Ludwig paid for the palace out of his personal fortune and extensive borrowing, not with Bavarian public funds.
The palace was intended as a personal refuge for the reclusive king, but it was opened to the paying public immediately after his death in 1886. Since then over 60 million people have visited Neuschwanstein Castle. More than 1.3 million people visit annually, with up to 6,000 per day in the summer.The palace has appeared prominently in several movies and was the inspiration for Disneyland's Sleeping Beauty Castle and later, similar structures.
 
Opening times: 
April - September: 9.00 - 18.00 o'clock 
Cash point opening time: 8.00 - 17.00 o'clock
October - March: 10.00 - 16.00 o'clock
Cash point opening time: 9.00 - 15.00 o'clock

Neuschwansteinstr. 20 
87645 Schwangau
Tel: (0 83 62) 9 39 88-0
Fax: (0 83 62) 9 39 88-19
E-Mail: svneuschwanstein@bsv.bayern.de
 

Book room online
Arrival
Sep, 2016
09
Departure
Sep, 2016
09
Persons
01
Advantages of
Direct Booking

Top News

Direct booking benefits on this website
5 per cent direct booking advantage, conference online bookable and more

...more learn more

Football events

FC Bayern München - FC Augsburg
01/04/2017
26. Spieltag der Fußball Bundesliga FC Bayern München - FC Augsburg

...more learn more
FC Bayern München - Borussia Dortmund
08/04/2017
German Bundesliga Bayern München - Borussia Dortmund

...more learn more
FC Bayern München - FSV Mainz 05
22/04/2017
German Bundesliga FC Bayern München - FSV Mainz 05

...more learn more

Concerts

Die Schlagernacht des Jahres - ehem. "Die große Schlager-Starparade"
01/04/2017
The Schlagernacht of 2017 The Artist Instrumentation for spring is fixed curtain for Schlagernacht the year 2017: the most successful series of events on the German pop simply applies to fans as the "place to be". The large number of high-profile artists who gather in large arenas in Germany, visitors can expect a regular Fe ...

...more learn more
Roland Kaiser
05/04/2017
Danke, Udo! Alex Parker singt und spielt Udo Jürgens
24/06/2017