5 Sights in Schwangau, Germany (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Schwangau, Germany. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Schwangau, Germany.

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1. Schloss Neuschwanstein

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Neuschwanstein Castle is a 19th-century historicist palace on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany. The palace was commissioned by King Ludwig II of Bavaria as a retreat and in honour of Richard Wagner. Ludwig chose to pay for the palace out of his personal fortune and by means of extensive borrowing, rather than Bavarian public funds. Construction began in 1869, but was never fully completed.

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2. Schloss Hohenschwangau

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Hohenschwangau Castle is a 19th-century palace in southern Germany. It was the childhood residence of King Ludwig II of Bavaria and was built by his father, King Maximilian II of Bavaria. It is located in the German village of Hohenschwangau near the town of Füssen, part of the county of Ostallgäu in southwestern Bavaria, Germany, very close to the border with Austria.

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3. Burgstall Frauenstein

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The high to late medieval Burgstall Frauenstein is an abandoned hilltop castle near the municipality of Schwangau on a rocky outcrop above the Alpsee in the district of Ostallgäu in Swabia. The small castle was demolished in the 15th century except for the remains of the foundations.

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4. Marienbrücke

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Marienbrücke Robert Böck / CC BY-SA 2.0 de

The Marienbrücke in the municipality of Schwangau near Füssen is a bridge over the Pöllat Gorge immediately behind and directly visible from Neuschwanstein Castle. The bridge was named after Queen Marie.

Wikipedia: Marienbrücke (Neuschwanstein) (DE)

5. Pindarplatz

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Pindarplatz is a lookout point on a rocky outcrop in Alpsee, Ostallgäu district, near Hohenschwangau castle. It is 30 meters higher than the lake. From Alpsee-Rundweg, it can be reached by a short path.

Wikipedia: Pindarplatz (DE)

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