When visiting Liptov, you should not miss the lower Liptov. One of its interesting places is Likava Castle, which is the largest castle in Liptov. This castle is mentioned also in Slovak classic i the poem Likavský väzeň (The Prisoner of Likav).
The castle with the first historical mention in 1315 is located on the outskirts of the village of Likavka near Ružomberok. From the parking lot in Likavka you can reach the castle courtyard after a few minutes walk. In Huňady’s tower you will find an exposition of the Liptov Museum, which will introduce you to the history of the castle. Visitors who are closer to nature than to history will be delighted by the magnificent views of the surrounding countryside.