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Schloss Hohenschwangau

Schwangau -Ortsteil Hohenschwangau, 87645 Hohenschwangau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8362 930830
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The yellow Gothic castle in which King Ludwig II spend his childhood.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Schwangau -Ortsteil Hohenschwangau, 87645 Hohenschwangau, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8362 930830
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Reviewed yesterday

We loved this castle with its great history and beautiful rooms. Our tour guide was excellent and we found this tour even more interesting than the more famous Neuschwanstein.

Reviewed 2 days ago

Th royalty of Bavaria, resided here, King Maximillian II and Princess Marie of Prussia, gave birth to two sons, Ludwig and Otto. Raised to be King, Ludwig under constant pressure of a Kingly future, but more of a dreamer, a fantasy lover of sorts. This...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place with history. Must say when you do the tour (no other option) you have to climb a lot of stairs in a very small enclosed space. No notice telling you this. Also the tour is far to rushed to allow you to really...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this one first and I really loved it. Some people wrote that it is a disappointment, but for us the castle is very beautiful. Linderhof is amazing and prettier because it is a palace not a castle. Visit the lake and the museum...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I do recommend visiting the Schloss Hohenschwangau prior to the Neuschwanstein as it includes an interesting aspect of it’s history. This tour was comprised primarily of the Queens quarters and a decent overall perspective on the common areas as well. It lasted about 40 minutes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard so much about this, it was on our must see list. What a disappointment! This attraction ate up our whole day. After waiting in line for 1 hr we were able to get tickets for castle tours and the museum. Family of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cute little castle with good tour guides, very touristy and crowded. Great when coupled with the museum. (Notice i didn't mentiom the other castle)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveled here with 3 kids ages 4, 7, and 9. The kids loved the castle and all of the fancy rooms. Ask your tour guide to show your kids where the secret doors are for the servants to light the room furnaces. Kids love secret...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hohenschwangau is a beautiful castle, but you should really do this one before Neuschwanstein. It helps with the historical order, but also not as "flashy".

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this wonderful area including a visit to Hohenschwagau Castle. The castle has a wonderful heart and it historic story. Take time to go through the guided tour to hear all of the wonderful thing is this...More

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Mangomotte
24 April 2017
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Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property
If you purchase a discounted 2 castle ticket you will ALWAYS have Hohenschwangau first and Neuschwanstein second. You want to reserve your ticket online (when I showed up at 11:00 to pick up my tickets, there were 2-3... More
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Quinten S
18 April 2017
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Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property
The interiors of the castles are NOT stroller friendly. It is possible to take a stroller on some of the paths to the castles; other paths have stairs. You can definitely do both castles the same day; the ticket office in... More
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Max_Moore
14 October 2016
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Response from travellingbuzz | Reviewed this property
Like Joe...I think it is better that you get this information from their website....
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