Niedaleko Leśnej, ok. 105 km na zachód od
Wrocławia, na granitowym cyplu górującym
nad Jeziorem Leśniańskim, wznosi się
obronny zamek Czocha.
Warownia powstała w latach 1241-1247 z
inicjatywy króla czeskiego Wacława II i
stanowiła warownię graniczną na
Romuald M. Łuczyński: Zamki sudeckie. Jelenia Góra 1993.
Czocha Castle - Lower Silesia
The defensive castle, built in the middle of
13th century, is located on the Lake Leśnia,
near the Kwisa river.
It was featured in several movies.
Nowadays there is a hotel and a conference
Each year, in the second half of August, there
is a knight's tournament organised in the
According to the legend, any wife that was
unfaithful to her husband was thrown to her
death into the well called "the well of the
disloyal woman" which is outside the castle.
Some people say that the castle is haunted.
Sometimes at night you can see the white
lady in the bailey. It is the ghost of the wife
who was falsely accused.
For further information go to:
ng,english/ — w miejscu: Zamek Czocha