Romantic Road Points of Interest and Places to Visit

Romantic Road

Neuschwanstein Castle

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With its snow-white limestone facade and fanciful turrets peeking out from the forested mountain tops of the Hohenschwangau valley, Neuschwanstein Castle (Schloss Neuschwanstein) could easily have ...  Read more

Dinkelsbuhl

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Remarkably escaping damage throughout both the Thirty Years' War and WWII, Dinkelsbuhl has a historic presence that belies its small size and the walled town is renowned as one of Bavaria’s ...  Read more

Fussen

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One of the most popular holiday destinations in the Bavarian Alps, the resort town of Füssen is one of Germany’s most scenic, framed by snow-capped mountains and glistening lakes. Boasting a ...  Read more

Rothenburg

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Rothenburg ob der Tauber, to give it the full name which distinguishes it from Germany’s other two Rothenburgs, has few equals as a fairy tale destination. This perfectly preserved medieval town ...  Read more

Hohenschwangau Castle

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Perched on a hilltop overlooking the Alpsee and Schwansee lakes and close by the Austrian border, the magnificent Hohenschwangau Castle (Schloss Hohenschwangau) is a dramatic gothic fortress dating ...  Read more

Augsburg

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Venerable Augsburg was settled in 15BC; along with remnants of the ancient city wall, you can see numerous antiquities in the Römisches Museum. But even more than its status as one of the few ...  Read more

Donauworth

One of the former Free Imperial Cities located along Bavaria’s Romantic Road, Donauwörth boasts an impressive location at the meeting point of the Wörnitz and Danube rivers. Today, the ...  Read more

Harburg

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With the majestic Harburg Castle looming on a hilltop above the scenic River Wörnitz and a cluster of half-timbered buildings that appear plucked from medieval times, the sleepy town of Harburg ...  Read more

Marienberg Fortress

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Perched high on a hilltop above Würzburg, overlooking the River Main, the Marienberg Fortress is an unmistakable landmark and the mighty castle boasts a long history, first built over the ...  Read more

Medieval Crime Museum

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With exhibits ranging from grotesque shame masks to ominous looking iron torture cages, Rothenburg’s Medieval Crime Museum is surely one of Germany’s most unique sights. The gruesome array of ...  Read more

Nordlingen

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It’s one of the most picturesque medieval villages along Germany’s Romantic Road, but Nördlingen’s history goes back much further than the Middle Ages. The unique settlement lies in a ...  Read more

St Jacob's Church (St Jakobskirche)

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A short stroll from Rothenburg’s main square, the striking St Jacob's Church (St Jakobskirche) is among Germany’s most impressive medieval churches, dating back to 1485. An important spiritual ...  Read more

Wurzburg

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The once-powerful Bishops of Würzburg, clearly not shy of worldly pleasures, endowed their city with one of the great Baroque palaces of Europe. Once past the imposing yet elegant exterior set ...  Read more

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