Compare to Neuschwanstein, it's better decoration, less crowded, less Chinese tourism. Heaven on earth, LOL.
About Schloss Hohenschwangau
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Having already toured Neuschwanstein on a previous visit, my husband and I decided to tour Hohenschwangau. The tour lasts about 35 minutes, and we loved the personalized stories that our guide told us. They really made the castle come to life. Advice: - If you...More
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