If you are passionate about history, or architecture or if you are just a dreamer, this article will probably interest you. CaraMaps is taking you into a fairy tail motorhome trip to best European castles.
Pena Palace, Sintra, Portugal
The castle located on the top of a hill above the city of Sintra is visible from Lisbon because of its flashy colors (red and yellow). Pena Palace is the fruit of King Ferdinand, and its architecture is influenced from the Manueline and Moorish style.
Park at Natural Parc of Sintra
Alcazar of Seville, Spain
Originally created by moorish muslim kings, Alcazar is a castle in the old city of Seville. The palace is a must see in Spain. Originally a fortification, it was used as a royal palace, a military academy and a state prison.
Park at Service Area of Segovilla
Chateau de Chambord, France
Chateau de Chambord is known worldwide as a symbol of French renaissance architecture. Largest castle in Loire Valley, and constructed by King François 1er, the castle has inspired Leonardo Da Vinci and Molière and is one of the most beautiful European sites.
Park at Parking Château de Chambord
Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany
Located in southern Bavaria, The castle constructed by King Ludwig II of Bavaria has a romanesque revival architecture. The castle appears in many movies, is visited by more than 1.3 million people annually and has inspired Walt Disney to create the sleeping beauty’s castle.
Park at the Castle’s Parking and continue 30 minutes by walk. Overnight stops are not allowed.
Windsor Castle, England
Built in the 11th century by William the Conqueror, Windsor castle has been the home of kings and queens for over 1,000 years. Windsor is today one of the Queen’s residences, and it’s said that this is her favorite.
Park at Alexandra Gardens Car Park
Recreational vehicles give their owners a great opportunity to travel and discover unique destinations, so why not plan a fairy tail motorhome trip to best European castles? It will please the adults and the children.
You can also read our articles « Best Beaches for Motorhome Holidays in UK and Ireland » and « Motorhome Basics for beginners in UK » on our blog.