Chateaus and castles

Pecka Castle


In the 16th century, the originally Gothic castle was rebuilt in a representative Renaissance chateau. The best-known and most significant owner was Kryštof Harant of Polžice and Bezdružice (1564-1621), the famous traveller, writer and musician.

Jilemnice Chateau


The chateau in Jilemnice originates from the 16th century; it was built by the Křinecký family of Ronov.

Aichelburg Wood Castle

Horni Marsov

The originally romantic little castle was built above the valley of Temný Důl in memory of Count Berthold of Aichelburg, who died in 1861.

Ruin of Nístějka Castle

Jablonec nad Jizerou

The ruin of Nístějka Castle is situated on the rock above the valley of the Jizera River and the Farský Brook.

Horní Maršov Chateau

Horni Marsov

The chateau was built in 1792 on the order of Earl Alphons Aichelburg at the locality where a manor used to be.

Horní Branná Chateau

Horni Branna

The Branský Chateau is located at an elevated point where a fortress used to be. The chateau was founded in 1533 by Zdeněk of Valdštejn.

Vrchlabí Chateau


The picturesque Renaissance chateau surrounded with a park is a natural centre of Vrchlabí.