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Janowiec Castle

ul. Lubelska 20, Janowiec 24-123, Poland
+48 81 881 52 28
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An impressive ruin, a must for castle lovers !

The sleepy village hosts, up on a hill, the remains of the gothic castle that is now in ruins - but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
leehuz
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Davis, California
A castle with a view

Beautiful castle, mostly ruins with stunning views and the gardens make for a nice little walk. We... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Mika d
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London, United Kingdom
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6 May 2017
“A castle with a view”
4 weeks ago
“An impressive ruin, a must for castle lovers !”
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ul. Lubelska 20, Janowiec 24-123, Poland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sleepy village hosts, up on a hill, the remains of the gothic castle that is now in ruins - but what ruins! A Short stroll up the hillside reveals the open court around which the remains of the walled castle are sprawling. The remains...More

1  Thank leehuz
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful castle, mostly ruins with stunning views and the gardens make for a nice little walk. We came from Kazimierz Dolny, across on the ferry which saved us a very long drive around the river.

Thank Mika d
Reviewed 12 June 2016

A place must visit on your trip plans to Kazimierz and Nałeczow. A ruins of an ancient castle ( you can hire a room in there! ) with stunning views over Vistula valey. If you are lucky you might spot a lonely figure starring at...More

Thank DevernyK
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Well. Castle is almost destroyed, but it still makes amazing impression because it's located on the hill with amazing view on Vistula river valley and if you realize how great it was in its best times. Disappointing is overall exposition, which is very poor and...More

Thank BergsExplorers
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Short, but hilly walk from the town center. Signs show you the way of you cant see it! You can see for miles, down the Wisla, the surrounding towns and the valleys below.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 11 November 2014

A short walk uphill from the town square tahes you to the castle and to the tower. The information boards are bilingual, Polish and English and very informative for those not well versed in Polish History. Well worth a visit.

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 12 August 2013

The castle at Janowiec is part of the museums complex of the better known Kazimierz Dolny which is over the Wisła river. (A road train and ferry apparently link the two but I could find nothing in English to advise the timetable or cost). The...More

2  Thank Andrew2206
Reviewed 26 February 2013

Our experience in janowiec calstle was very interesting.... Unfortunatly the castle is 3/4 in ruin but whith a museum and a beautiful view on the sourronundings and countryside. The visit include also the old villa were the owner of the castle was living. and the...More

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