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Best Tours of Neuschwanstein Castle

Step inside a real-life fairytale castle and explore the fantastic Bavarian Castle


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Should you go on a Neuschwanstein Castle tour?

You should undoubtedly book a Neuschwanstein Castle Tour. Tours of the mesmerizing castle are available every day of the year, except for a few days during the winter holidays. All you have to do is choose the date and time that works best for you and book your Neuschwanstein tour. We highly advise you to book your Neuschwanstein tour in advance since the castle can only be visited with a pre-booked tour.

There are predetermined time slots for the castle tours, and they sell out fast. So, if you don’t want to waste your time waiting in line just to find out there are no tour slots available, we recommend you book your Neuschwanstein tour online. Later on, you’ll just have to pick them up in the Neuschwanstein ticket center. The tour date and time booked in advance will allow you to have a stress-free and delightful experience at the Neuschwanstein Castle.

We will help you find and book the best Neuschwanstein tour!

Don’t allow the stress of choosing the perfect tour to overwhelm you! We’re here to assist you in booking the best Neuschwanstein castle tour for you. We have selected the top three tours of the Neuschwanstein castle just for you!

All tour groups are intentionally small. This means you will get the most out of your touring experience and even have one-on-one time with your tour guide.

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Step into a real-life fairytale castle by going on a Neuschwanstein Castle Tour!

Discover the spectacular Neuschwanstein royal castle that was dreamt up by the mad ruler – King Ludwig II. Explore the beautifully decorated interior of the castle and wander around the alpine forest surrounding the castle grounds. A guided tour of the Neuschwanstein castle will increase your experience and provide you with the most exciting stories about the castle and how it was created.

Recommended tours of the Neuschwanstein Castle

Picking just the right tour option can be stressful and overwhelming. For that reason exactly, we have put together the top three Neuschwanstein tour options for you. Read up, and find out which one best suits your wishes. Whether you would like to have a full-day trip to the Neuschwanstein castle, or you would like to visit more royal palaces at once – we have something for you.


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€ 179

Hand-picked Neuschwanstein Tours

Over 6000 people visit the castle daily, so it’s no wonder that the Neuschwanstein tours sell out fast. Please have a look at our hand-selected tours of Neuschwanstein, and don’t miss your chance to visit this breathtaking attraction.

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Why Should You Book A Neuschwanstein Castle Tour With GetYourGuide?

  • TOURS AVAILABLE IN DIFFERENT LANGUAGES (English, German, Spanish, and French – depending on the tour)
  • EASY CANCELLATION (Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund)
  • INSTANT CONFIRMATION (Mobile Vouchers Accepted)

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FAQ – Neuschwanstein Castle Tours

How long are tours at Neuschwanstein Castle?

The tour of the Neuschwanstein castle is about 35-minutes long. But feel free to explore the castle grounds and the forest surroundings of Neuschwanstein once you’re finished with the tour of the castle. Also, don’t miss out on the view from Marienbrucke – the most beautiful viewpoint of the Neuschwanstein castle. This all also depends on the type of tour you decide to book. You can book a full-day private tour from Munich that includes round-trip transportation. This may take up the majority of your day but trust us it’s certainly worth it! Have a wonderful day trip to Neuschwanstein and enjoy learning interesting facts about the castle from your tour guides.

How much does it cost to tour Neuschwanstein castle?

The prices of Neuschwanstein tours differ depending on what type of tour you book. You can just buy a skip-the-line tour ticket for Neuschwanstein, or you can book a full-day castle tour from Munich. For more information, check our Tour price overview. All tours of the Neuschwanstein Castle come with a free cancellation policy.

When can I book a Neuschwanstein castle tour?

You can book a Neuschwanstein tour every day of the year. Except on the 24th, 25th, 31st of December, and 1st of January when the castle is closed. Also, keep in mind that there are predetermined time slots for the castle tours. So make sure you double-check the availability for your desired time of visit.

Can you tour the Neuschwanstein castle on your own?

You can go inside of the castle only on a guided tour. So, no, unfortunately, you can’t tour the Neuschwanstein castle on your own.

Can you walk around Neuschwanstein castle without a ticket?

If you want to go inside the Neuschwanstein or Hohenschwangau castles you will have to pay entrance fees in order to get in. So you actually can not walk around the Schloss Neuschwanstein without an admission ticket or a booked tour. You can buy entrance tickets on-site, but we do recommend you book your skip-the-line ticket in advance. It’s important to note that Neuschwanstein Castle Tickets also include a tour of Castle Neuschwanstein.

Is the Neuschwanstein Castle tour worth it?

Neuschwanstein Castle tour is undoubtedly worth your time and money. This fairy tale castle is an amazing sight to see. Located in Germany, surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the Bavarian countryside the castle is simply breathtaking with its fairytale-like architecture and rich history making it a world-known historical monument built by the eccentric King Ludwig II. While you’re there make sure to visit the nearby Linderhof palace and the Hohenschwangau castle. Make the best out of your precious vacation time by visiting the best vantage points and making a photo stop at Mary’s Bridge for the most stunning view of Neuschwanstein.

Find out everything you need to know before you visit Neuschwanstein Castle in the Bavarian Alps!


Good To Know before you visit Neuschwanstein Castle

  • The Neuschwanstein castle is not easily accessible to people with restricted mobility or people in wheelchairs.
  • Don’t forget to double-check your booked time for the Neuschwanstein Castle Tour.
  • There are on-site toilets at Neuschwanstein.
  • You are not allowed to take pictures inside of the Neuschwanstein castle.
  • Explore the village of Schwangau beneath the Neuschwanstein castle
  • Don’t miss out on the view from the Marienbrucke.
  • Plan ahead! We highly advise you to book your Neuschwanstein tour in advance and online to avoid waiting around in queues.