The most spectacular castles in the world
Meet the most spectacular castles!
Castles are enchanting places, surrounded by history, imposing, majestic, luxurious, some full of eccentricities, but very elegant. Here we mention some of the most beautiful castles in the world.
Neuschwanstein Castle (Castillo Neuschwanstein)
This magical place is located in Bavaria, Germany, and is listed as one of the most beautiful castles. its construction was due thanks to Luis of Bavaria, also called the Mad King.
It is a different place compared to other castles, that is, for the pleasure of having a castle in which every detail will surprise everyone who sees it.
A very important feature is that this castle was the inspiration for the one seen in Sleeping Beauty.
Eileen Castle Donan (Castillo Elian Donan)
Located in Scotland, it is a true gem and one of the symbols of Scotland. At one time it was a difficult fortress to conquer due to its restricted access, it is a very beautiful place and very visited by tourism, with legends since it is said that stories of people with supernatural gifts, betrayals and adventures are kept within its walls. .
Lichtenstein Castle (Castillo Lichtenstein)
In the south of Germany, in the state of Baden-Württemberg, is Lichtenstein Castle, one of the most incredible medieval castles. The postcard that he gives us is exquisite, on a cliff 250 meters above the Echaz River, it is important to highlight that on cloudy days it seems that the castle is floating on the clouds and on clear days it will leave you amazed.
Today the Castle is the private property of a prestigious German family, and appreciate its interior, which highlights the large collection of weapons it possesses. A curious detail is that the Castle was built on the ruins of another castle that belonged to the same person, but was destroyed in a battle.
Himeji Castle (Castillo Himeji)
One of the most spectacular places in Japan, a medieval castle that is still intact, it should be noted that it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as being a National Treasure for the country. White in color, it highlights its elegance and beauty, it is one of the must-sees in Japan.
Frederiksborg Castle (Castillo Frederiksborq)
It is located in Denmark, and it is one of the most beautiful in the world, Hillerød. It is the largest castle in Scandinavia and stands on three islets in Lake Slotsso. In Renaissance style, it is a true reflection of the extravagance of the Danish monarchy. Inside you can find the National History Museum, so visiting Frederiksborg Castle is one of the things you have to do in Denmark.
Bran Castle (Castillo Bran)
Located in Romania, it is one of the most famous castles in Europe called Dracula's Castle, since it was in this palace that Bram Stocker was inspired to create the ghostly home of Count Dracula.
It is a must for those who do the Dracula Route Tour through Transylvania. It has more than 60 rooms, which in turn lead to different places, and many of them are connected by underground corridors, so it is surrounded by mystery, mysticism, history and many legends.
Mont Saint-Michel Castle (Castillo Mont Saint-Michel)
It is located in the Lower Normandy region and is built on a kind of island, it is one of the most visited places in France, unlike the other castles, this place was born to be a monastery, it is one of the World Heritage monuments of Humanity by UNESCO.
Bellver Castle (Castillo Bellver)
A somewhat different castle, very close to Palma de Mallorca on the Spanish island of Mallorca. Circular in shape, it is the oldest of the three castles that exist in Europe in this way.
It is located on a hill of more or less 110 meters above sea level, very visited by tourism, for the view it gives us. Today here is the Museum of the history of the city of
Swallow's Nest Castle (Castillo Nido de Golondrina)
It was one of the settings for the Game of Thrones series, the castle is purely decorative and only measures 20 meters long by ten meters wide, very beautiful and impressive, it is located on the Crimean Peninsula in present-day Russia. It was built on the edge of a 40-meter-high cliff right in front of the Black Sea, offering a wonderful view.