A visit to a castle — whether you stumble over one during a hike outdoors or walk your way around the grounds with a guide — is always something special, and you’ve got 20
beautiful castles to choose from around Hohenschwangau. Just browse our list to find your top castle , and add some history to your next adventure!
The Gothic High Castle of the bishops of Augsburg is located on a hill above the old town of Füssen in Swabia. The large castle is considered one of the best preserved medieval castle complexes in Bavaria.
It is quite uphill on a gravel forest road. You will be compensated with a beautiful view of the Hopfensee. In the courtyard of the castle ruins are a wooden table and benches, where you can make a snack.
The Sternschanze was formerly part of the fortifications of Ehrenberg Castle in the Lech Valley. Today, the building is almost completely dilapidated, but from up here you have a great view of the lower Lechtal.