Malbork Castle

A historical picturesque castle in Poland.

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Summary

The Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork is the largest fortress on earth. It was originally constructed by the Teutonic Knights in a form of an Ordensburg fortress. It was built to protect and expand their Prussian outpost upon Poland-Lithuania, successfully defending it for centuries.

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Reasons to visit Malbork Castle

  • It is the largest castle in the world according to UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • It is a 13th-century Teutonic castle and fortress.
  • Polish Kings often stayed in the castle, especially when travelling to the nearby city of Gdańsk/Danzig.

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Frequently asked questions about Malbork Castle

Why is Malbork Castle worth visiting?
  • It is the largest castle in the world according to UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • It is a 13th-century Teutonic castle and fortress.
  • Polish Kings often stayed in the castle, especially when travelling to the nearby city of Gdańsk/Danzig.
What other places worth visiting when traveling to Malbork Castle?
  • Gdańsk
  • Wolf's Lair
  • Gdańsk
  • Gdynia
  • Sopot
  • Elbląg
  • Grudziądz
  • Orłowski Cliff
  • Krynica Morska
  • Tuchola Forest
  • Park Narodowy Bory Tucholskie
  • Ornithological reserve "Kąty Rybackie"
  • Kashubian Landscape Park
  • Lake Ukiel
  • Radzyń Chełmiński Castle
  • Lawendowe pole