Neuschwanstein Castle Tour from Frankfurt with Rothenburg. Join us on a day trip from Frankfurt to the southwest corner of Bavaria to see the most visited castle in Germany: Neuschwanstein Castle.
- Visit the Neuschwanstein Castle
- Explore the St. Jacob’s Church
- Guided walk through the picturesque old lanes
Frankfurt – Neuschwanstein Castle- Rothenburg – Frankfurt
Travel on one of the most enchanting day trips from Frankfurst and into the southwest corner of Bavaria to see the most visited castle in Germany: Neuschwanstein, perched high on a mountain in the beautiful Bavarian Alps.
Escape the city on a fairytale adventure and keep your cameras ready as we approach majestic facade of Neuschwanstein. Its imposing and towering walls conceal an interior fabulously adorned with precious furniture, sumptuous appointments, and masterly craftsmanship. An official castle guide will accompany you through Neuschwanstein and explanations are provided in 16 different languages, ensuring that not guest misses out on the rich legacy of this historic structure.
Map of Neuschwanstein Castle
Our return journey will lead us back in time to magical Rothenburg, the most well-preserved medieval town in Germany, perched high above the Tauber River Valley along the storied Romantic Road. Here we will take a guided walk through the picturesque old lanes: Marvel at St. Jacobs Church, half-timbered houses, the city gates and the mighty Renaissance Town Hall with its market place.
The “Cinderella castle” of Germany, Schloss Neuschwanstein, was actually the inspiration for a different Disney narrative, the “Sleeping Beauty” castle in Disneyland. The castle entrance charge is not included (you can pay on the day), but if you buy this tour in advance, you’ll have skip-the-line access to Neuschwanstein, which means you won’t lose time waiting in line.
The castle entrance charge is not included (you can pay on the day), but if you buy this tour in advance, you’ll have skip-the-line access to Neuschwanstein, which means you won’t lose time waiting in line. Take a guided tour of the magnificent structure once inside, where you’ll learn fascinating facts about the reclusive Bavarian king who commissioned a new castle in the 19th century.
King Ludwig II was thought to be insane because he wanted to build a fantasy castle in the mountains, which he did obsessively and left unfinished when he died. View the castle’s towers, interiors, and surrounding beauty, including the lake, canyon, and similarly spectacular Hohenschwangau Castle, from the best vantage points.
Top attractions in Frankfurt
Römer is former Patrician Villa has been serving as Frankfurt's city hall since 1405, featuring a three gabled Roof. This is the most recognizable attraction in Frankfurt. It is located opposite the...
Frankfurt Cathedral, strictly speaking, it is not at all a cathedral, as it was never a church of a bishop. Nevertheless, it is one of the few to earn the...
Alte Oper, originally Frankfurt's Opera House was formally inaugurated on 20 October 1880, after seven years of construction. Frankfurt wealthy residents paid for the Opernhaus as it was called, and...
More travel info about Frankfurt and Germany
Frankfurt is a city of contrasts – home to European Central Bank and modern city skyscrapers in business district are balanced out with reconstructed Altstadt (Old Town) is the site of Römerberg with traditional half-timbered houses and Gothic Frankfurt Cathedral.
Germany is a country in Western Europe. It stretches in the south from Austria and in the north to North and Baltic Sea. This is a country of beautiful and diverse landscapes of forests, mountains and rivers. Its capital, Berlin, is a modern city with waste cultural heritage and bustling...
Top hotels in Frankfurt
The 5-Star Superior Sofitel Frankfurt Opera is situated in a prime location on Opera Square landmark in Frankfurt. The famous shopping and entertainment area, Goethestrasse is just a short walk...
Jumeirah Frankfurt welcomes you With sleek interior design, trendy cuisine and a holistic rest. It sits right in the heart of Frankfurt, just steps away from the main shopping street...
Set in a prime location of Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt Marriott Hotel makes it easy for you to discover the city. The property features a wide range of facilities to...