The Sklabiňa Castle - Slovakia. --- The Castle of Sklabiňa towers on the edge of the basin Turčianska kotlina and the mountains Veľká Fatra. It was first mentioned in After the Sklabiňa Castle became the seat of the county administration of Turiec.
Beckov castle in western Slovakia stands on a steep 50 m tall rock. The castle first mentioned in 1200 was originally owned by the King and later, at the end of the century it fell in hands of Matúš Čák. It fell in decay after fire in
In the north-west of Slovakia in the Biele Karpaty Mts. lies the village Lednica with the picturesque Lednické bralo rock and castle ruins on its top, perhaps the most inaccessible one among the castles in Slovakia. It looks like an eagles nest.
Fans of history will perhaps like to ascend to the ruins of the Brekov Castle in eastern Slovakia rising above the town Humenné on top of the andesite rock with a nice view of the environs, including the towns of Humenné and Strážske.