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Queen Mary's Bridge (Marienbrucke)

Wanderweg Zur Bleckenau | Schwangau, 87645, Bavaria, Germany
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
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3 days ago
“Fairy tale photo.”
5 days ago
“Excellent photo stop”
Wanderweg Zur Bleckenau | Schwangau, 87645, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This view is fantastic for the fairy tale view of the castle but also for the rugged falls and rocks under the bridge. There is a bit of walking but we did not find it to be extremely strenuous and the view is worth the...More

Thank Bernadine S
Reviewed 5 days ago

If it is crowded and you have time, wait a few moments, the crowds come and go...if you wait you will be able to enjoy the bridge and the view so much more...we walked from the bottom, it is all up hill however it was...More

Thank Ann C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please be aware that the way to the Marienbrücke could be blocked by the Security because of Danger when the ways are very slippery or icy. The Advantage is: less people are brave enough to go the other way uphill (watch the signs), before you...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The bridge itself is beautiful and has a great view of the Castle bust usually it is crowded and particularly in this weekend it was full with tourists. It was a long line to the bridge and had to wait about 30 minutes to see...More

Thank Géza H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is THE photo op for visiting Neuschwanstein Castle. It's a bit of a walk back from the Castle, but well worth the effort. The bridge itself can get quite crowded, and not loving heights personally, the decking boards were a bit more flexible than...More

Thank codym481
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The Queen Mary's Bridge (Marienbrucke) is a tourist attraction, built in 1845. it's popular because it's the best views point of Neuschwanstein castle.

1  Thank NarisaB
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The view is so worth it. There is a little bit of a hike to get to the bridge itself but once there, just take in the view.

Thank Eastcoast2
Reviewed 4 February 2017

No visit to Neuschwanstein castle‬ is complete without visiting this bridge. It's a short and rather easy walk from the castle. The bridge is over a stunning cliff with a waterfall and river below and it offers unmatched views of the stunning castle. If there's...More

2  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Viewed from the Queen Mary's Bridge (Marienbrucke) a distance as it was closed for repairs, really would loved to walked over it to see the views of the castle and mountains

1  Thank Davisy1980
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We hiked passed Castle Neuschwanstein for beautiful views and to admire the bridge spanning across the impressive gorge.

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Are we allowed to go to this bridge without touring the castle? I'm only interested in the view, no time for castle.
19 April 2017|
Response from asatrian |
Yes, the bridge is open to everyone. Enjoy the view!
Will the Queen Mary bridge be open in June 2017? I see it was closed last summer, is it now fully open?? Thank you!!
13 April 2017|
Response from asatrian |
The bridge was open during the Easter weekend for sure.
Jacquie P
Is the bridge closed - July 2016?
25 June 2016|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
We just went up there 4 days ago, bridge is closed but you can follow a little dirt path up next to the bridge and get the same photo.
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