The ruins of the castle on the rocky limestone hill of the Javorníky foothills, above the river Váh in Povazske Podhradie, about 3km north of Povazska Bystrica

castle ruin / 406 m

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How to get there - Bystrica

Nearest castles (direct line):
Jasenica - 3.8 km, Hatné - 8.2 km, Súľov - 9.7 km, Súľov-Hradná - 9.8 km, Bytčiansky zámok - 11.1 km, Hričov - 13.9 km, Kotešová - 14.7 km, Dolný Hričov - 15.8 km, Lietava - 16.6 km, Horovce - 18 km, Lednica - 18.4 km

Interior and exterior

Bystrica - ground plan
Ground plan - Bystrica

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