Queen Mary's Bridge (Marienbrucke), Bavaria

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Bridge · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Queen Mary's Bridge (Marienbrucke) passes 90 m (295 ft) over the Pöllat river and offers unparalleled views of Neuschwanstein Castle. You might have to battle the crowd to get your ideal shot of the castle, but the postcard-perfect views are worth it. To get away from the frenzy, take a hike on the trail along the river that takes you by waterfalls and though a beautiful slice of nature. Plan to visit Queen Mary's Bridge (Marienbrucke) during your Hohenschwangau vacation using our convenient Hohenschwangau trip itinerary planning app.
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  • The climb up the hill is actually quite tough, as it is pretty steep. We didn't really expect this and were not that well prepared. I think it took us around 45 minutes to walk up the hill. Don't...  more »
  • Absolutely the best spot to take great pictures of the castle. But be aware that it is very busy, making social distancing quite difficult. Masks are mandatory and waiting time can be long (> 1...  more »
  • On the top to Schloss Neuschwanstein you can enter this small bridge to take the best picture from the castle. So if you already there to visit the castle it’s a side attraction and a miracle place...  more »

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