The Pustý hrad, one of the oldest medieval castles in Slovakia, is situated in two levels (lower and upper castle) of the peripheral zone of Javorie above Zvolen basin, on the outskirts of Zvolen

castle ruin / 569 m

hore

How to get there - Pustý hrad

Nearest castles (direct line):
Zvolenský hrad - 2.3 km, Dobrá Niva - 5.9 km, Zolná - 9.9 km, Hronsek - 10.8 km, Vígľaš - 14 km, Dolná Mičiná - 15.4 km, Šášov - 15.6 km, Dúbravica - 18.1 km, Žiar nad Hronom - 18.3 km, Nový zámok - 19.3 km, Starý zámok - 19.3 km

Interior and exterior

Pustý hrad - ground plan
Ground plan - Pustý hrad

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