Lednica castle

Region: Region Trenčín (Trenčiansky kraj)
District: Púchov
City / Municipality: Lednica
Tourist location: Upper Váh region (Horné Považie) - tourist region
Mountains: White Carpathians (Biele Karpaty)
Lies by the river: Lednica
Protected Landscape Area: White Carpathians (Biele Karpaty)
Latitude: 49° 6' 39.419826015254" / 49.110949951670904
Longitude: 18° 12' 41.147920019063" / 18.211429977783073
Included in categories: Castles
Castle Lednica The castle is located in the district of Púchov in the Trenčín Region (Trenčiansky kraj), near the village of Lednica in the White Carpathians mountains. It is built on a steep cliff and creates a significant dominant feature of the area. It was built in the 13th century and served primarily as a guard castle to protect the borders, it was a royal castle.

The castle consisted of three graded parts. Interesting is the castle tunnel, which was the only access to the main palaces of the castle. Also interesting is the stone staircase that leads to the observation point    with a view of the surroundings. The castle can be reached on foot from the village of Lednice in about 15 - 20 minutes.

At present, it is a ruin, which is being restored by the Historical and Astronomical Society in cooperation with the municipality of Lednice, with the help of volunteers and with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic and the Office of Labor, Social Affairs and Family in city of Považská Bystrica.
Ruin in reconstruction

Objects, services, attractions around (up to 50 km - direct distance)

* There is noticed the direct distance (as the crow flies) in km
* Click on the map marker for more details
View in fullscreen mode
* There is noticed the direct distance (as the crow flies) in km
* Click on the map marker for more details
View in fullscreen mode
* There is noticed the direct distance (as the crow flies) in km
* Click on the map marker for more details
View in fullscreen mode
* There is noticed the direct distance (as the crow flies) in km
* Click on the map marker for more details
View in fullscreen mode
* There is noticed the direct distance (as the crow flies) in km
* Click on the map marker for more details
View in fullscreen mode
* There is noticed the direct distance (as the crow flies) in km
* Click on the map marker for more details
View in fullscreen mode
* There is noticed the direct distance (as the crow flies) in km
* Click on the map marker for more details
View in fullscreen mode

More in category - Castles