The Castle of Trenčín built on top of a steep rock is undoubtedly the dominant of the town Trenčín and the region of Považie. The Castle, which is along with those of Spiš and Devín one of the biggest in Europe, is the National Cultural Monument.
"On the left bank of the Váh river, close to Žilina, Slovakia, you'll find the Strečno Castle on top of the limestone rock. In the past it was the safest fort in the Považie region. Today it is a well preserved ruin.