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Zamek Ksiaz w Walbrzychu

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Ksiaz, a blend of many architectural styles, is the third-largest castle in Poland. In Europe, it is considered distinctive because its setting – proudly perched on a rock face, 395 metres above sea level – is as striking as its size. At first a...more
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ul. Piastow Slaskich 1, Walbrzych 58-306, Poland
+48 74 664 38 27
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Reviewed 28 October 2014

You don't need to know Polish to go on this tour as it is self guided. You follow the numbers of the rooms and there are descriptions in each room in English. It is amazing how large the castle is and how posh the decorations...More

2  Thank mma536
Reviewed 7 September 2014

This castle is about an hour's drive from Wroclaw and is 100% worth it. The expansive grounds of the castle are situated in a valley in the Sudeten mountains. The castle itself is on a rocky outcrop in the middle of the valley. The house...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2014

We spent almost 1,5 day to visit all Castle and surroundings. Gardens are very nice to relax, but especially we were interested to see hitorical barn with splendidly horses. The castle itself was really a worth seeing!

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Reviewed 2 April 2014

Książ Castle, the third largest castle in Poland, is located on a majestic rock cliff by the side of the Pelcznica River. Beautifully surrounded by the forest within a 315500 actre nature reserve, at the height of 395m above sea level, castle is often called...More

3  Thank Maziyar N
Reviewed 2 January 2014

We spent a few hours visiting the castle and the surroundings in August 2013. It was a beautiful and warm day which made it even more pleasant. Especially, the gardens are breathtaking. I recommend stoping for a nice ice cream desert on the way out...More

2  Thank Dukielka
Reviewed 16 December 2013

Castle in Książ (Lower Silesia) is the biggest castle in the area and the third biggest one in Poland (after Malbork and Cracow's Wawel). It was built within the period of 14 years at the end of XIII century by Silesian Prince Boleslav I called...More

4  Thank RobertSerafin
Reviewed 1 December 2013

very nice castle a lot of things to see and to read about what was there and the lady Daisy and the rest of the family,very big and need time to see it all,nice to spend some hours with this,but half gates was closed and...More

1  Thank VEP7
Reviewed 3 October 2013

We stayed at Hotel Ksiaz, right on the palace grounds. Awesome little hotel with the palace right outside your door! We toured the Palace the next day and it is such a beautiful place, with grounds to just be inspired at! We are so glad...More

1  Thank Phoenixtravel011
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Excellent tour guides and well worth the visit! Amazing views around the castle. Great place to spend there all day. Highly recommended:)

Thank Martta123
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Great attraction for all the family,this castle is the third biggest castle in poland but is the biggest in the lower Silesia region,like all polish attractions,you have no free car park,your given a timed stamped ticket on entering,then on leaving you pay for every hour...More

3  Thank Yan C
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Katarzyna D
21 August 2018|
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Response from Kokosek | Reviewed this property |
I bought the tickets via internet so I can't tell.
7 January 2018|
Response from Zamek_Ksiaz | Property representative |
Good morning, it's not possible to walk around the castle without an entrance ticket. Tourists can reach the castle and relax on the Honorary Courtyard without a charge. You can find information about the attraction in the... More
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Jenny L
5 January 2018|
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Response from Zamek_Ksiaz | Property representative |
nformation for tourists arriving by public transit or on foot The address of Książ Castle in Wałbrzych is ul. Piastów Śląskich 1, and the Wałbrzych Palm House is located at ul. Wrocławskiej 158. KSIĄŻ CASTLE – getting... More
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