Lipnice nad Sázavou Castle

One of the mightiest Czech castles is referred to as the Stone Guard of the Posázaví Region. It was built on a hillock from where an extraordinary view of Železné hory and Žďárské vrchy peaks opens up.


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Period: summer

The typice silhouette of the castle is delimited by the large residential Thurnovský and Trčkovský Palaces and a monumental tower, the defensive Large Tower, and the residential Samson Tower with a lookout gallery. A Unixe feature is the gothic church of St. Lawrence, where the first Hussite priests in the Kingdom of Bohemia were ordained.

Foto: Archiv Vysočina Tourism, Vladimír Kunc