Kaja Castle Ruins

Hardegg, Austria

Kaja Castle was first mentioned in 1196. In the late 14th century it was conquered by robber barons Johann and Heinrich Leipa who spread the terror in the surrounding villages. The castle was again conquered by Hussites in 1425-1427. Later Kaja castle fell on decay, today it stands partly restored.

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Merkersdorf, Hardegg, Austria
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Founded: 12th century
Category: Ruins in Austria

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4.3/5 (based on Google user reviews)

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Andreea Grigore (2 years ago)
Relaxing area since there are hiking trails through the forest. The castle contains interesting old things. Free parking place.
Ela (2 years ago)
Insider tip Unfortunately only open on weekends
Καρελ Μπιαλεκ (3 years ago)
The ruin of castle Kaya are beautiful trip for one day. Open is every weekend. Around the castle are also trails for tourists.
Jakub Ctvrtnicek (3 years ago)
Seems like cool place but always when we come it's closed
günter niedrig (4 years ago)
SchöneRuine mit alter Radiosammlung und vielen alten Kupfer.-und Holzstichen! Leider jetzt in Winterpause.
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