Tematín castle

Region: Region Trenčín (Trenčiansky kraj)
District: Nové Mesto nad Váhom
Tourist location:Považie - Middle Váh region (Stredné Považie)
Mountains: Považský Inovec
Lies by the river: Váh
Latitude:48° 40' 37.8984" / 48.677194
Longitude:17° 55' 45.214320000057" / 17.929226200000016
Included in categories: Castles
Tematín castle Slovakia Castle Tematín, the ruins of castle that have remained of it, are still majestically overlooking the valley of river Váh. Castle since its inception fulfilled gardian function, and together with Trenčín Castle, Beckov castle and Čachtice castle, was part of the protection of  Kingdom of Hungary (Uhorsko). From the 13th century, this castle lying on one of the hills of Považský Inovec mountains was the center of county comprising several villages lying on the left side of the river Váh. Its area was relatively small, although historically not insignificant. Area of Middle Považie is one of the oldest settlements in Slovakia. Archaeological finds provide us with sufficient evidence that people have established their homes practically uninterrupted from prehistoric times. Favorable conditions for the settlement attracted here our Slavic ancestors already in the early Middle Ages. Presently Civic association Castle Tematín (OZ Hrad Tematín) works on rescue of castle under the ... ... Read more
Ruin in reconstruction

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