Region: Region Trenčín (Trenčiansky kraj)
District: Nové Mesto nad Váhom
City / Municipality: Čachtice
Tourist location: Považie - Middle Váh region (Stredné Považie)
Mountains: Little Carpathians (Malé Karpaty)
Protected Landscape Area: Little Carpathians (Malé Karpaty)
Latitude: 48° 43' 3.81432" / 48.7177262 /
Longitude: 17° 47' 1.9870800002336" / 17.783885300000065 /
Included in categories: Historical monuments
Mysterious  underground of Čachtice spreads  as the spider´s net under all village of Čachtice. From the original wine cellars inhabitants of Čachtice built  an extensive system of corridors with several floors for protection before Turkish attacks. Several weeks after a lost battle of the Hungarian king with the Turks at Mohács (29. 8. 1526) where also our king Luis II Jagelonsky died, Turkish armies started to plunder today´s Slovakia too. Čachtice inhabitants  did not have  another possibility to hide before Turkish plundering or slavery then to hide under the ground.  They did amazing work which affords appreciation. The underground consisted of the entrances which were easily ... ... Read more

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