Castle of Eger

The Eger Castle is a castle in , Hungary. Historically, it is known for repelling the Turkish attack in 1552 during the Siege of Eger. Castle of Eger is situated in , close to .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The is an Ottoman era minaret tower located in city, northern . is situated 260 metres west of Castle of Eger. Photo: Motacilla, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 280 metres southwest of Castle of Eger. Photo: Rakás, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The or more formally Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of St. is situated 720 metres southwest of Castle of Eger. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5 hu.

Residential building
is situated 610 metres southwest of Castle of Eger. Photo: CivertanS, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

For the Bohemian town sometimes called in German see is a historic town in , capital of Heves County, situated between the Mátra and mountains. Photo: Sprok, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Castle of Eger

47.9041° or 47° 54' 14.8" north
20.3799° or 20° 22' 47.5" east
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Also Known As

  • Azerbaijani: Eqer qalası
  • Belarusian: Эгерская крэпасць
  • Catalan: castell d'Eger
  • Chinese: 埃格尔城堡
  • Chinese: 埃格爾城堡
  • Dutch: Castle of Eger
  • English: Eger Castle
  • Esperanto: Fortikaĵo de Eger
  • French: Château d'Eger
  • German: Burg Eger
  • Hungarian: Egri vár
  • Hungarian: egri vár
  • Indonesian: Kastil Eger
  • Italian: Castello di Eger
  • Russian: Эгерская крепость
  • Turkish: Eğri Kalesi
  • Ukrainian: Еґерська фортеця
  • Egri Vár
  • Егерський замок

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