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I'm a Celeb Gwyrch Castle: UK castles among most Instagrammable worldwide

The highly-anticipated ITV survival reality series - I’m a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! - Stirred up a storm again this year. On the net, as fans eagerly awaited the show's return many were searching for Castle's to visit, stay, wedding venues and much more. Since the move of the show’s campsite from the exotic Australian jungle to the ruins of the UK’s Gwrych Castle last year due to Covid restrictions, this beautiful Grade I listed Welsh fortress has once again captured the public’s eyes, highlighting just how many beautiful castles there are to see worldwide.

Hence, following the massive hype surrounding the reality series and the ongoing refurbishment of the historic Gwrych Castle for the series, was intrigued to unveil the most Insta-worthy castles around the world by looking at the number of hashtags featuring 52 sites — scrupulously selected after analysing various sites as among the world’s most beautiful castles.

I'm a Celeb Gwyrch Castle: UK castles among most Instagrammable worldwide

The World's Most Beautiful Castles

  • Versailles Palace in France topped the list to be the world’s most Instagrammable castle with a sum of 778,961 hashtags on Instagram.

  • Inspiration for the Disney Castle - Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany, has made it into the top 3 alongside Prague Castle.

  • French, German and Scottish castles dominate the top 20 list with their picturesque castles being a perfect backdrop for Instagram shoots.

  • Gwrych Castle, which will play host to the reality series I’m a Celebrity this year, is currently still a ‘hidden gem’, ranking 48th.

  • 6 out of the total 52 castles analysed reside in England, with Windsor Castle being the favourite.

Versailles Palace, France ©shutterstock-Mistervlad

Top 20 World’s Most Instagrammed Castles by Rank, Castle and Country