Welcome to Schwangau and the royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau

Schwangau is located at the southern end of the romantic road in Bavaria, southern Germany.

The royal bavarian castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau, the Tegelberg-cablecar, the Royal Crystal-Spa, the Museum of the Bavarian Kings, many friendly hotels, pensions and apartments and two campsites give Schwangau its royal fame.
After experiencing our hiking-, climbing and biking trails, and cross country skiing, you'll also be able to relax and enjoy the beauty in royal ambience.

Contact us! The Tourist Information Schwangau loves to assist you!

News and current conditions:

15.08.2016:
Pöllat gorge closed until further notice

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Germany's most beautiful webcams

 

We have installed quite a few webcams all around the royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau.

 

 

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Video: Schwangau, village of the royal castles

More Videos of Schwangau and Neuschwanstein: youtube.com/schwangau 

The Romantic Road "Nostalgia Bus"

The Romantic Road

Running from the River Main to the Alps, it is Germany’s best known and most popular tourist route, famous for its medieval towns and the fairy-tale castle at Neuschwanstein: fascination and the sense of being transported back in time.

Schwangau is located right at the southern end of the "Romantic Road". 

 

Find out more about the Romantic Road

Winter hike at lake Schwansee

Sea of clouds on the Tegelberg

Beautiful timelapses

More Videos of Schwangau and Neuschwanstein: youtube.com/schwangau 

Things to do and see in Schwangau

  • The mountain cable car Tegelbergbahn

    Tegelbergbahn - mountain cable car

    An ideal starting point for the most spectacular  hikes around Neuschwanstein Castle and the Ammer mountains is the Tegelbergbahn located at Tegelberg - also called Schlossberg.

    Hang-gliders and paragliders, skiers, walkers, as well as  kids and explorers will find their own Eldorado here.

     

    All about the Tegelbergbahn

  • Allgäu Holiday  with the "KönigsCard"

    Allgäu Holiday with the "KönigsCard" (King's Card)

    The "Königscard" with more than 250 services is called the new All-inclusive-Card for truly royal experiences. The Königscard is valid for Allgäu, the nature park region of Reutte and the Ammergauer Alps without  charge.

    Whoever is booking their holidays with one of the Königscard Partner hosts, will receive the card with its amazing offers - free of charge.

     

    More information about the KönigsCard

     

     

  • Health, prevention, spa  and relaxation

    Health, prevention, spa and relaxation.

    Schwangau has been renowned as an excellent climatic health resort: effective bracing climate, best air quality, beautiful parks and spas. In addition to  this offer, you will also find  qualified medical and therapeutic facilities.

    Just combine  prevention and health promotion with a splendid Allgäu-Holiday

     

    All about health, prevention, cure, spa and relaxing.

  • Boat trips on lake Forggensee in Schwangau, Bavaria

    Forggensee boat trips - Forggenseeschifffahrt

    A summertime boat trip with MS Füssen and MS Allgäu provides you with unforgettable views from the Forggensee to the mountains - just enjoy the amazing panoramic scenery.

    Breath in and feel the natural resources in all its fullness and serenity.

     

    All about boat trips on lake Forggensee

  • Royal Thermal  Pool in Schwangau, Bavaria

    Royal Thermal Pool - Königliche Kristall Therme

    Enjoy a unique pool and spa area in the face of Neuschwanstein. Learn the realm of the elements of fire, water, earth, crystals and gemstones.

    All rooms of the royal crystal spa were taken from the Byzantine style and ancient legends.

     

    All about the Königliche Kristall-Therme

  • The Museum of the Bavarian Kings in Hohenschwangau, Bavaria

    The Museum of the Bavarian Kings

    The Museum of the Bavarian Kings  presents many centuries of old history from the House of Wittelsbach, one of Europe's oldest dynasties.

    Here you can relive  the history of the royal family and of King Ludwig II which is shown vividly! 

     

    All about the Museum of the Bavarian Kings

  • The winter sports arena on Tegelberg

    The winter sports arena on Tegelberg

    Cable car, four T-bar lifts, a modern snowmaking and floodlit area guarantee the enjoyment for alpine skiing and snowboarding.

     

    Inside the DSC Nordic Active Centre for cross-country skiing and on many  cross-country trails, skiers enjoy crystal-clear air and also unique views of the majestic mountains. Regular laser biathlon for guests complete the offer.

    Winter sports in Schwangau

 

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