Ostrý Kamen Castle Ruins

Buková, Slovakia

North of Smolenice is the village Buková with water reservoir and a marked route, which leads southward to the romantic ruins of the Castle Ostrý Kameň from the 13th century. The Castle was a royal border fort guarding the Czech road in the past. It is in decay since the 18th century though part of its walls, bastion, and adjacent buildings are still observable. The top of the Castle provides a nice view of the Malé Karpaty Mts. and the Záhorská nížina lowland.

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Founded: 13th century
Category: Ruins in Slovakia

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Martin Suster (14 months ago)
Castle ruin, about 40 min (200m elevation) from Bukova, with nice view over the Bukova dam.
matus putala (2 years ago)
Good place for short hiking, beautiful views and nature... There is na seep hill in the end and a ruins of old castle.
renata maglenova (2 years ago)
Super miesto
Tomáš Homola (4 years ago)
Amazing views.
Martin Zuzak (5 years ago)
Awesome
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