It is the most visited castles in the world and inspired Walt Disney’s logo, also thecastle of Cinderella and the Sleeping Beauty. The castle has 6000 visitors/day during summertime, and around 1.3 million in a year.

The construction of the castle began in 1869 and was built by King Ludwin II who slept only 11 night there.

It is the most photographed building in Germany, and one of the best photo spot is the Marienbrücke. Neuschwanstein needs continuous renovation while the limestone are damaged by the harsh climate. During World War II thousands of art were stored in the castle. Many rooms were inspired by Wagner’s operas, because King Ludwig II was Wagner’s patron.

Is not permitted to photography inside the castle.

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