Niedzica Castle

A historical picturesque castle in Poland.

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Summary

Niedzica Castle, also known as Dunajec Castle, is a medieval stronghold located on the right bank of the Czorsztyn Reservoir in the village of Niedzica-Zamek. This castle was probably built in the early 14th century, probably on the site of an earlier defensive structure.

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Reasons to visit Niedzica Castle

  • It is known as one of the most picturesque castles in the country and adorns the covers of many books.
  • The castle stands 30 meters above the upper water level alongside a new artificial reservoir, Lake Czorsztyn, that was created in 1994.
  • There are magnificent views from the castle to the south over the Pieniny mountains.

What to visit near Niedzica Castle?

Frequently asked questions about Niedzica Castle

Why is Niedzica Castle worth visiting?
  • It is known as one of the most picturesque castles in the country and adorns the covers of many books.
  • The castle stands 30 meters above the upper water level alongside a new artificial reservoir, Lake Czorsztyn, that was created in 1994.
  • There are magnificent views from the castle to the south over the Pieniny mountains.
What other places worth visiting when traveling to Niedzica Castle?
  • Zakopane
  • Kraków
  • Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Zakopane
  • Morskie Oko
  • Zywiec Brewery Museum
  • Tropsztyn Castle
  • Ojcowski National Park
  • Silesian Beskids Landscape Park
  • Lake Czorsztynskie
  • Siwa Polana
  • Czorsztyn Castle
  • Tenczyn Castle
  • Lake Rożnów
  • St. Michael Archangel's Church
  • Observation tower in Dąbrówka Szczepanowska