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European Route of Castles and Palaces

The most important thematic route of the region. Real treasures thanks to which you will discover countless stories of Lower Silesia.

The history of Lower Silesia, full of violent events, has left unforgettable traces of the past. Picturesquely situated mountain castles and fortresses, representative palaces once belonging to wealthy German families and mysterious ruins, whose glory days are remembered only by the wind blowing through the corridors and chambers of the sumptuous residence, are today a pearl in the crown of the region’s cultural heritage.


The European Route of Castles and Palaces, taking advantage of the unique accumulation of objects of extraordinary historical value in Lower Silesia, offers cultural and culinary attractions, including reconstruction events, in a total of several locations throughout the voivodeship – from the vicinity of Wrocław to the Kłodzko Valley and mountain areas in the south-west end of Lower Silesia.


Prepared with modern knights riding motorcycles in mind, the European Route of Castles and Palaces provides an extraordinary viewing experience also when moving between individual buildings. And among them there are, among others the beautifully situated castles of Książ, Czocha, Grodno and Bolków, as well as palaces and sumptuous residences in Kamieniec Ząbkowicki, Leśnica and Krobielowice.



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Christmas markets attract visitors in Wrocław and Lower Silesia

The Wrocław Christmas Market started on November 19. It will last until the end of the year until December 31, including New Year's Eve. It is also worth considering the fairs in Kliczków, Łomnica and at the Grodziec Castle as a tourist attraction.

A new underground tourist route at the Książ Castle

Wałbrzych - the capital of the Lower Silesian secrets, invites you

The white lady of the Grodno castle

For centuries, a white lady has haunted the Grodno castle. The local people said that she was the wife of the castellan of the castle, who, after losing her husband, threw herself from the walls into the abyss and wandered over them since then.

Architecture enthusiasts

The beauty and richness of Lower Silesian architecture has delighted millions of tourists who come every year to admire both the treasures of Wrocław and the entire region.