Welcome to Schwangau and the royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau
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.
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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".
Things to do and see in Schwangau
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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!
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.