What about skiing or snowboarding to view the most popular European castles: Neuschwanstein Castle? Stay in one of the boutique and luxurious self catering apartments or rustic hotels and enjoy the views of the royal castles that look stunning, especially around the clock.
As a special bonus, the Royal Thermal Spa offers a warm, indoor and outdoor swimming pool, sauna and massages for a fun day in the mountains.
Here is a list of places around and around Schwangau. ]
1. Tegelberg Mountains (1720m) and Wintersport Arena / Schwangau Germany
In Schwangau, the Neuschwanstein and the Hohenschwangau royal castles village on the Tegelberg winter sports ground, Lift, at night. You will enjoy the 7.3 km slope here as well as a sledging track. This place is perfect for beginners and intermediate skiers, with a ski school and ski / snowboard rentals. Snowshoes guarantee the snow guarantee.
Particularly important is the 2 km long Neuschwanstein cross-country course, which is illuminated at night … and, of course, the "Cinderella Castle" skiing. ]
2. Buchenberg (1140m) Ski Area / Buching Germany
Only a 5-minute drive from Schangau you will find a two-seater lift leading to Buchenberg. 2 additional regular elevators offer variety.
A special highlight is the 2.5 km long toboggan run from the top of the mountain. The hut on the top of the mountain offers stunning views of the lakes and the valley. This area is great for beginners and families as well as for sledgers.
3. Alpspitz (1575m) Ski Arena / Nesselwang Germany
Alpspitz Ski Arena is only 20 minutes' drive from Schwangau. The region boasts the longest 2 km long sunlit track, a lift, a 4-seater, a two-seater, 3 regular elevators, and 2 children. This varied location offers skiers to advanced skiers, beginners and families. There is a ski school, ski / snowboarding / sledding facilities and sledding places, so there are many excellent mountain huts for après-ski.
Snow engineering offers a snow guarantee.
O & # 39; Neill Alpspitzpark, one of the most popular freerider snowboard parks, Floodlight, every 6-9 o'clock. Schwangau is only 15 minutes' drive away, so the cable car, the open 4 (4) Seats and 5 regular elevators Like 4 children's elevators. Steinbach is near the Snowboard Fun Park, the ski school and two illuminated ski slopes.
A 2009/10. In winter, for the first time, a special experience is the 6.5 km long slope of the mountain.
5. Hahnenkamm Ski Area (1900m) / Reutte Austria
From Schwangau to Austria, the Hahnenkamm ski resort with cable TV, double and 5 regular lifts. One of the best ski schools for adults and children. Skis and snowboards can be rent there.
6.-9. Füssener Jöchle (1821m) and Ski Arena Tannheimer Tal / Austria
Tannheimer Tal offers 4 ski resorts in Austria, not more than 30 minutes from Schwangau,. Cable TV with 6 seats and 3 regular lifts. The track is 3.5 km long
Other ski slopes are here: Neunerköpfle / Tannheim, Schattwald and Nesselwängle
10. Jungholz Ski Resort / Jungholz Germany
About 40 minutes from the Neuschwanstein Castle there is a super-medical ski resort with two separate 4-seat child seats and a workout lift. There are 4 regular lifts for adults. Snow machines are snow-saving.
There are even more cross-country skiing and Nordic skiing options, which I will cover in a separate article. And if you are bored with the downhill skiing, what about the tryin snowshoeing that the wind crosses the track in the kite?