The deadline for the photo competition #myneuschwanstein is over

Our photo competition has come to a successful conclusion. Many submissions have reached us and we would like to sincerely thank all participants.

All submissions were spotted and the jury chose three winning photos.

The winners of the Schwangauer Photo Competition #myneuschwanstein:

1st place

(c) Martin

Martin from Algovia

Title of the image: "Our first date..."

2nd place

(c) Felix

Felix from Upper Palantinate

Title of the image: "A castle without visitors"

3rd place

(c) Björn

Björn from Hersfeld-Rotenburg

Title of the image: "A brief moment"

The closing date for this contest was on May 31st 2018...

#myneuschwanstein - Share your favourite Neuschwanstein photo with the world!

"I intend to rebuild the old Hohenschwangau castle ruins near the Pöllatgorge. The point is one of the most beautiful to be found, holy and unapproachable. " 
- King Ludwig II. of Bavaria

Around 1.5 million people from all over the world visit the famous fairytale castle every year in Schwangau in the Allgäu. Neuschwanstein castle was built between 1869 and 1886 by King Ludwig II, who realized his dreams and visions with the construction of the castle.
The fascination of Neuschwanstein Castle continues and so the castle has more and more fans and admirers around the world.

Send us your most beautiful #myneuschwanstein photo!

We want to celebrate this unique building based on a photo contest. Whether amateur or professional photographer, we are already looking forward to a lot of participants who show us their most beautiful #myneuschwanstein photo.
Participation is worthwhile!

The #myneuschwanstein photo:

Your #myneuschwanstein photo shows the world famous royal Neuschwanstein castle - no matter what season, what angle or which snapshot. It is simply your most beautiful and favourite #myneuschwanstein photo.

These are the royal prizes:

1st Place

Two nights for two persons in the hotel Das König Ludwig Wellness & SPA Resort Allgäu, a special tour for two persons in the Museum of the bavarian kings, two ascents and descents with the cable car “Tegelbergbahn”.

1st Place: Further informations

Das König Ludwig Wellness & SPA Resort Allgäu, Alpina Hotel-Betriebs OHG,
Museum der bayerischen Könige, WAF (c) Ebener
Tegelbergbahn GmbH & Co. KG

Feel like a Royal in Schwangau for two days and enjoy insights into the world of the Royal family Wittelsbach. Stay overnight in the hotel Das König Ludwig Wellness & SPA Resort and be enchanted by the luxurious facilities and the wellness offer in the hotel. During your stay, look behind the scenes in the Museum of the bavarian kings and immerse yourself in the history of one of Europe's oldest dynasties during an exclusive guided tour. Enjoy royal views of the king's Dreamland during a ride on the cable car Tegelbergbahn Schwangau up to the summit of 1,730 meters. 

2nd Place

Two tickets for a guided-tour in the Hohenschwangau Castle, one gourmet voucher for the restaurant "Gams & Gloria" in the hotel “Das Rübezahl”, two bottles of home-brewed beer from the Schlossbrauhaus Schwangau.

2nd Place: Further informations

Schloss Hohenschwangau in Schwangau im Allgäu
Hotel Rübezahl GmbH & Co. KG
Schlossbrauhaus Schwangau, Gastro & Bier GmbH

Discover the origin of King Ludwig's dreams and visions and be guided through the chambers of Hohenschwangau castle during a guided-tour. Royal pleasure at the highest level in a special ambience await you in the restaurant "Gams & Gloria" in the Hotel “Das Rübezahl”. For the perfect #myneuschwanstein memory and the special time here in Schwangau, we give you two bottles of the self-brewed beer from the Schlossbrauhaus Schwangau.

3rd Place

Two day-tickets for the “Königliche Kristall-Therme” (thermal spa + sauna + gemstone cave), one restaurant voucher in the “Königliche Kristall-Therme”, one bottle of "Schwangauer Dry Gin" from the Schroll distillery in Schwangau.

3rd Place: Further informations

Königlich ausgestattete Kristall-Therme  Am Kurpark Schwangau GmbH
Brennerei Schroll, Allgäu Getränke GmbH

Relax for day at the Königliche Kristall-Therme Schwangau. Enjoy the luxury of a varied hot springs and a large sauna variety. Relaxation for body and soul promises a visit to the gemstone cave "Zauberberg der Edelsteine". Round off these royal moments with a restaurant visit at the spa. For the perfect end of the day, we give you a bottle of "Schwangauer Dry Gin" from the Schroll distillery in Schwangau.



The winnings of the places 1., 2. and 3. can not be paid in cash. A transfer of the profits to another person is not permitted.