Excellent guide , speaking fluent English . The castle is beautiful and we enjoyed the tour very much.
About Schloss Hohenschwangau
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We booked the kings package that included both castles. Very interesting & beautiful castles. Be sure to also do Marienbrucke over Pollat gorge. (amazing view of Neuschwanstein) Easy walk up to Hohenschwangau.
We visited the castle on a weekday early in September and arranged tickets for admission through our hotel. We booked an audioguide tour, with the result that our guide led us through the rooms, activating the audioguides after the tour group entered each room but...More
Buy the combo tickets to see this castle as well as Neuschwanstein! Make sure you have comfortable shoes as you enjoy the walk up to the castle! The views are incredible!
Hohenschwangau castle was probably my favorite of the two castles, and it really sets the stage for Neuschwanstein. The story of Ludwig and the royal family is a great part of the tour, and looking out towards Neuschwanstein helps set the events lead up to...More
You start by climbing many stairs, so may be a bit winded, but by the time you reach the top you know it was worth the climb. From the art work on the walls to the furniture to the stories of King Ludwig 11, you...More
Millions visit Neuschwanstein every year, and most of them overlook this far more historical castle, even if the architecture is less grandiose, it is absolutely worth your time. The tour here is longer, much more informative, and with the right guide, quite funny. Plus, because...More