Opposite Neuschwanstein Castle is the smaller Hohenschwangau Castle. The castle was first mentioned in a document in 1090 and was later the nursery of King Ludwig II. In terms of style, it is very similar to its bigger brother and therefore a good alternative program. In the village of Hohenschwangau you will find since 2011 a museum with a variety of exhibits on the history of the Wittelsbach dynasty.
Distance: 82 km Neuschwanstein Castle is located in the district of Füssen above Hohenschwangau in the southeastern Bavarian Allgäu. The castle was built by King