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Get to know the history of "the pearl of Lower Silesia" and its residents at Zamek Ksiaz w Walbrzychu. The original castle was built on a rock cliff surrounded by the forest in the 13th century, and it was reconstructed in the 18th century. Follow the tracks of the Hochberg's through the Baroque salons, along the rock of fortune, onto the terraces, and into a tunnel. Nazi Germans built the tunnel 15 m (49 ft) under the castle during World War II. The castle also houses an art gallery, two restaurants, and three hotels. Additional attractions include the entrance to the castle tower, castle stables, coach house, tomb chapel, and indoor arena built entirely of larchwood without any nails. Make Zamek Ksiaz w Walbrzychu part of your personalized Walbrzych itinerary using our Walbrzych trip planner.
Tours To Zamek Ksiaz w Walbrzychu
Lower Silesia Tour From Wroclaw BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $127
Duration: 8 hours
Jewels of Lower Silesia BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $102
Duration: 7 to 8 hours
Zamek Ksiaz w Walbrzychu Reviews
I took my international friends and my family members to this early evening tour and it was spectacular. We had a great family time in the surroundings of a real castle, on the corridors we could see.... more »
I grew up near this castle, so it's a familiar landmark, but it has been updated/changed a lot in the last few years. Below are some tips as of my last visit in December 2019. In true Polish... more »
A typical Cinderella castle! Perfect for wedding pictures. But it has also a lot of history. Really good guide throughout the whole castle. Get yourself a map and go exploring!
Marvelous castle with a great audio your. We spent a few hours walking through the rooms and each room had quite a detailed backstory. There is also the possibility to take an underground tour, which we skipped because there were only polish language guides. Dress warm as it can be cold underground.
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