From medieval fortress to French Renaissance architecture, all the castles around the world have a rich past that contributed to the history of their country. These castles were built hundreds of years ago but it still stands strong today.
Want to feel like royalty in your honeymoon or romantic getaway? Visit these beautiful castles and experience it with your partner! From the lush gardens, the interior design to the architecture, these stunning castles are sure to take your breath away. Download the mobile app www.nuflit.com/app to find a local to help you around.
In this list, these are 7 of the most beautiful castles around the world that can be visited by couples year round.
Schloss Neuschwanstein, Germany
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Always wanted to relive your Sleeping Beauty fantasy? Schloss Neuschwanstein is famously known for being the model for Disney’s Sleeping Beauty castle. You and your partner can pretend to be Princess Aurora and Prince Phillip while visiting this castle which is perched on the mountaintop.
King Ludwig II planned this fairy-tale pile himself, with the help of a stage designer rather than an architect. Built as a romantic medieval castle, work started in 1869. Be blown away with the huge Gothic-style bed crowned with intricately carved cathedral-like spires and gaze across the plain below with the windows in the castle.
Moscow Kremlin, Russia
The colourful and beautiful domes of St. Basil’s Cathedral have occupied the site since 1156. The Kremlin’s tower-studded, walled complex of domed cathedral and palaces was the religious centre of the Russian Orthodox Church. Take your photos with these beautiful domes as your background with your partner and visit the museum near the Moscow Kremlin take a trip around Moscow as well.
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Amber Fort, IndiaImage credit: Wikimedia
This magnificent fort comprises an extensive palace complex, built from pale yellow and pink sandstone, and white marble, and is divided into four main sections, each with its own courtyard.
This historic castle has many interesting designs, courtyards, halls and quarters. One particular quarters that might excite romantic partners is the The Zenana, also known as the secluded women’s quarters that surrounds the fourth courtyard. The rooms were designed so that the maharaja could embark on his nocturnal visits to his wives’ and concubines’ respective chambers without the others knowing, as the chambers are independent but open onto a common corridor
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Chateau de Chambord, France
The royal Château de Chambord is very distinctive French Renaissance architecture because it blends traditional French medieval forms with classical Renaissance structures. As they say, French is the language of love, so what better way to practice your French than serenading your partner in the most the most recognisable châteaux in the world
Take a stroll in the large garden within the walls of the Chmbord that is equivalent to the city of Paris. Relive your Beauty and The Beast fantasy in this Château that used to house arts works such as the Mona Lisa during the Second World War.
Edinburgh Castle, ScotlandImage credit: Wikimedia
Be a part of history by visiting Edinburg Castle! Edinburgh Castle has played a pivotal role in Scottish history, both as a royal residence and as a military stronghold. Dubbed as the most famous castle in all of England, this castle rises above the western end of Princes St, are the very reason for Edinburgh's existence. Time magazine had also listed Edinburgh Castle in its “10 Most Haunted Places”, so for the more adventurous and gothic romantic couples out there, this castle is the perfect fit for you.
Himeji Castle, JapanImage credit: Wikimedia
Himeji Castle, also known as White Heron Castle, due to its elegant, beautiful white appearance, is widely considered Japan's most spectacular castle for its imposing size and beauty and its well preserved, complex castle grounds. The castle is both a national treasure and a world heritage site. Unlike many other Japanese castles, it was never destroyed by war, earthquake or fire and survives to this day as one of the country's twelve original castles. Take a stroll during the fall season for a chance to witness the highly popular cherry blossom spot. You and your partner are bound to take many sweet and cute photos together in the garden and the Castle itself.
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Prague Castle, Czech RepublicImage credit: Wikimedia
Visit one of the most popular tourist attractions in Prague! Prague Castle looms above the Vltava's left bank. Its serried ranks of spires, towers and palaces dominate the city centre like a beautiful fairy-tale fortress.
Take a tour in this beautiful and historic ancient castle fill with a fascinating collection of historic buildings, museums and galleries that are home to some of the Czech Republic's greatest artistic and cultural treasures.