WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) Neuschwanstein Castl: World’s tallest castle
(WorldKings.org) The highest point of Neuschwanstein Castle overlooking the village of Hohenschwangau, is 65 meters above ground
(Worldkings.org) The castle was intended as a home for the King, until he died in 1886. It was open to the public shortly after his death. Since then more than 61 million people have visited Neuschwanstein Castle. More than 1.3 million people visit annually, with as many as 6,000 per day in the summer.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.170) - Schwangau (Germany) : The village of fairytale castle that inspired Walt Disney’s fairytale world
(WorldKings.org) Hohenschwangau is a small village in Bavaria that is probably one of the most visited in the country. The reason visitors are drawn here is its resident sleeping beauty-like castle, the Schloss Neuschwanstein.
(WorldKings.org) Neuschwanstein Castle is a nineteenth-century Romanesque Revival palace on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany. The palace was commissioned by Ludwig II of Bavaria as a retreat and as a homage to Richard Wagner.