Tap to Read ➤
15 Attractive Medieval Castles in the World
Jun 25, 2020
Eltz Castle, Germany
A medieval castle nestled on top of a hill, surrounded by a thick forest.
Edinburgh Castle, Scotland
It is a historic fortress which dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh.
Eilean Donan, Scotland
This highland gem is located on an island between three sea lochs – Loch Duich, Loch Long and Loch Alsh.
A 900 years old, Windsor Castle is the official residence of the royal British family in Berkshire, England.
Windsor Castle, England
Chateau de Pierrefonds, France
Built in the late 14th century by the Duke Louis d'Orleans is remarkable for its surprising history.
It is one of medieval architecture built high on a peak near Normandy, France.
Bran Castle, Romania
The castle sits atop on a former Teutonic Knights and is approximately 2500 feet above the sea level.
Castel del Monte, Italy
This ascetic and fortress-like octagon facade is built in 13th-century by by Emperor Frederick II.
A palace and fortress complex located in Granada, Andalusia, Spain.
Pena Castle, Portugal
Commonly called as Pena castle is perched high atop a lush hill is famous for Portuguese architecture.
The world-famous castle is the 19th-century Romanesque Revival palace built for King Ludwig II.
Himeji Castle, Japan
This Japanese castle is also known as White Heron Castle, situated in the city of Himeji.
Bojnice Castle, Slovakia
A Romanesque castle with some original Gothic and Renaissance elements.
Kilkenny Castle, Ireland
A 12th Century castle located in South East Ireland is famous for its rich Irish history.
Hluboka Castle, Czech Republic
A jewel of South Bohemiais with a snow white facade, intricate design and immaculate gardens.