Traditions and Events Near Neuschwanstein Castle, Allgäu

  1. Stupendous Cow Herds-Down-The-Mountains Festival Viehscheid or Almabtrieb. Consistently in spring dairy animals groups are being taken up to the high fields to benefit from the nutritious grass of the Alpine mountains. They stay there all through the mid year and are being cared for by a shepherd.

In September of consistently, these groups are being driven down to the valley to be gotten back to their proprietors in a staggering occasion with many dairy animals all determined down to the valley together. To commend a fruitful summer without mishap or lost creatures, the cows are being brightened intricately and frequently there are rivalries for the best beautification. This occasion is additionally celebrated with nearby music, dance occasions and lager tents in each town and town.

  1. Antiquated Cattle Market in the town of Buching 5km from Schwangau/Neuschwanstein

Toward the finish of September Schwangau’s neighboring town Buching/Halblech arranges the customary steers market. Like in the days of yore, ranchers arrange costs and concur with a handshake. Music goes with the finished steers as it enters the market square around 9.30am toward the beginning of the day. Distinctive to cows showcases somewhere else, all steers in Buching will be designed and you will likewise discover market remains with keepsakes and neighborhood produce.


  1. Alphorn Mass on mountain Breitenberg 12km from Schwangau

In excess of 100 Alphorn performers will play at an uncommon help on top of mountain Breitenberg by Pfronten towards the finish of September 26.9. in 2010. To see this unique occasion take the Breitenberg streetcar and be there as expected for the beginning at 10am.

  1. St Colomans Horse Festival in Schwangau and Other pony parades

Consistently Sunday in October allgäu urlaub commends an amazing occasion: the St. Colomans Festival. Out of appreciation for St. Coloman, an Irish evangelist, in excess of 200 delightfully designed ponies are being ridden from the city hall leader’s home to St. Coloman’s congregation to hold an open air faith gathering. Following the administration and as indicated by old custom, the pony march circles the congregation multiple times in a wide hover before everybody starts the festivals in a few brew tents and open air zones uniquely coordinated during the current day. There are at any rate 10 more comparative pony parades all during that time of October to November in various towns in the Neuschwanstein territory.

  1. St. Nikolaus and Crampus Event in Fussen

On December 6, allgäu observe St. Nikolaus who comes to pass out desserts to youngsters who have been acceptable and send the Crampus a rendition of the demon to rebuff the kids who made trouble In the notable town of Fussen you will discover gatherings of individuals spruced up as Crampus going in and out of town with chimes and sticks to alarm every one of the individuals who may have gotten rowdy during the year.