If you want to visit majestic castles, full of history, Europe is the best place. I propose you a tour of the most interesting castles in Europe , the ones that wake your respect, but also satisfy your romantic side.
Here are the most interesting castles in Europe:
Neuschwanstein Castle, when you see for the first time, it gives the impression that you know it for a long time. The explanation is very simple: it resembles almost perfectly with the famous castle from Florida, Disney. The castle was built in 1800 and can be found in Schwangau, in the Bavarian Alps. Over 1.3 million tourists visit the castle every year.
Known as one of the most beautiful royal residences in Europe, the Peles Castle must be visited. It has nearly 170 rooms, but only 35 are publicly available – just mention a few: Hall of Honor, Hall of Arms, Hall of Theatre and Indian Salon. Former summer residence of Romania’s monarchs, in 2008 the royal family won the possession of this superb castle. But this has not changed the museum destination of the castle.
Bojnice Castle can be found in the village with the same name in Slovakia and is one of the most charming and romantic castles in Europe. It was built in the twelfth century and is one of the most famous museums in Slovakia. The castle has many attractions and also hosts festivals. A wedding like in the stories in this castle is not in the realm of the fantastic, but it is possible for those who can afford.
We can not talking about castles without remind France. Saint-Michele Castle, located in Normandy, is one of the most impressive in Europe. It is considered a marvel of medieval world because it is built on a rocky island. Initially, there was a Benedictine monastery, was a place of attraction for pilgrims from all over the world. St. Michele Castle is part of UNESCO.
Located in the Berkshire region of English, Windsor Castle is one of the best preserved castles in the world. And here are the British guards who did not move, the castle is still one of the official residences of the Queen of Great Britain. The area around is a real town where you can find anything. Among the attractions from the inside of the castle we can remind the State Apartments, St. George Chapel and Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House.
On the Festungsberg hill from Salzburg is Hohensalzburg Castle, that was built in 1077 by Gebhard Archbishop. You can visit it going up by the funicular, but if you want to enjoy the amazing landscapes, I recommend you to go on foot, even if the trip takes about 30 minutes. In the castle you can relive important moments in the history of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, but also you can admire the panorama of Salzburg city.
And that’s all. If you want to see the most interesting and beautiful castles, you must to travel in Europe. You will never forget this old castles.