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Neuschwanstein 4K with Phantom4


Neuschwanstein Castle is one of the most recognized sites in Bavaria and indeed in all of Germany.  The 19th century masterpiece was commissioned by the Bavarian King Ludwig as a summer residence.  Contributor Smartfan used a DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone to create this memorable aerial view of this iconic castle in Southern Germany, which served as the model for the fairytale castle constructed at Disney Land.


Spis Castle (Slovakia)

Ivan Dovala

Spis Castle in the eastern portion of Slovakia is one of the largest and best known castle ruins in all of Europe. Built in the 13th century and then destroyed by a fire in the late 18th century, the castle is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage cultural site.  It's been used as the shooting location for numerou movies, including Dragonheart and the Last Legion.  Contributor Ivan Dovala flew a drone over Spis on a foggy morning and created this sensational bird's eye view.


Corfe Castle


Corfe Castle is an 11th century fortification in Dorset on the English South Coast.  Built by William the Conqueror, it was one of the first castles to be built partly with stone.  It has played an important role through many episodes of British history, including the English Civil War, and it is one of the most recognized historical sites in the southern UK.  In this amazing video, contributor Benpwalis flies a drone over this amazing Norman castle, an English cultural treasure.


Castle of Chambord - France

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Chateau Chambord, which sits in the Loire River Valley of France, is frequently considered to be the greatest castle in the country. It was constructed in the 16th century by King Francis I, although it was never completed. Top contributor Freeway Prod shot drone footage of Chambord for a national French TV show. Prepare to be amazed by the bird's eye views of this French Renaissance architectural marvel.


Orava Castle: Slovakia a breath-taking view of this famous castle


Orava Castle is a famous 13th century castle in northern Slovakia, near the border with Poland.  Originally a wood fortification built during the time of the Mongol invasions, it's been reconstructed to assume its present Neo-Gothic design.  Contributor Castlehunter used a DJI Mavic Pro drone to create this epic aerial view of the castle, which was used to film a well known 1920's horor movie.  Orava appeared in the top 10 list of Slovakian castles in a recent ranking by Trip Advisor.    


Malbork Castle Poland, Mavic pro 4k

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Mark's Mavic 2 used a DJI Mavic Pro drone to shoot this video of Malbork Castle in Poland.  It's located in the northern part of the country, not far from the coastline on the Baltic Sea.  Built by the Teutonic Knights in the 15th century, it served as a Polish royal residence until the country was partitioned out of existence in the late 18th century.  This magnificent landmark is believed to be the world's largest castle by area, and has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site.  



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In a country like the Czech Republic that is known for castles, Bezdek Castle (also known as Bezdez Castle) is a standount.  This Bohemian castle in the northern Czech Republic was built in the 13th century and was destroyed during the Thirty Years War in the 17th century.  In this drone video, contributor MDM Drone Studio takes us for an aerial tour of this epic landmark on a beautiful Czech winter day. 


Plavecky Castle

Pavol Turčani

Plavecky Castle is a beautiful medieval castle in western Slovakia.  It lies in the town of Plavecké Podhradie, in the western part of the country, not far from the capital city Bratislava.  In this video, contributor Pavol Turcani flies over and around this spectacular castle, which was constructed in the 13th century.   The aerial view of the castle ruins, sitting on the forested hilltops of the Little Carpathian Mountains, is stunningly beautiful.  


WALES 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Carreg Cennen Castle. A 4K Drone Film

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Carreg Cannen is a famous Welsh castle near the town of Trap in the southwestern part of Wales.  Surrounded by massive limestone rock formations, the 12th century castle, which has not been functional since the 15th century, has a daunting appearance.  Contributor Nethan Jermy shot this impressive aerial video of the great ruins using a DJI Phantom drone.  The castle, located in Brecon Beacons National Park, was named by Touropia as one of the top 10 Welsh castles.


Walls of History II


If you have seen HBO's Game of Thrones, you've seen the Castillo de Almodóvar del Río, the castle in southern Spain which was the shooting location for part of the show's seventh season.  The castle is situated in the province of Cordoba, part of Spain's semi-autonomous Andalusia region.  In this video, contributor Eminorcks gives us an epic bird's eye view of this castle, which was an important center of rule during Spain's period under Islam.


Castle Cochem


Cochem Castle, built in the 12th century, lies on the Moselle River in the Rhineland area of western Germany.  It is cradled on a hilltop that offers panoramic views of Cochem village and the surrounding landscape of the Rhineland-Palatinate state.  Contributor Stefan Beumer flew his drone over the castle and the village, creating this spectacular aerial view of the magnificent landmark, which was destroyed in the 17th century and rebuilt in the 19th. 


Dunajec Castle


Dunajec Castle, also known as Niedzica Castle, sits at the very southern edge of Poland near the foothills of the Carpathians.  Built in the 14th century, it is one of the most well known castles in the country.  Ownership of the castle changed several times over the centuries between Polish and Hungarian owners.  In this video, contributor Dronujemy flies a DJI Phantom over the castle, giving us a bird's eye view of this amazing structure with a complex history.


Arundel Castle

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Arundel is a town in West Sussex, towards the eastern end of the South England coast.  It was established by one of William the Conqueror's lieutenants following the Norman Conquest in 1066.  It's considered one of the great Norman castles of England, which were crucial to the stability of Norman rule.  Arundel was used as a filming location for the 1994 feature movie The Madness of King George, and more recently for a scene in the 2017 blockbuster Wonder Woman.


Castles in Baden-Württemberg


Baden-Wurtemberg is a German state in the southerwestern part of the country.  It lies along the  Rhine River, which (with its tributaries such as the Moselle) serves as a borderland with France.  It includes natural scenery such as the Black Forest, what it is known for as much as anything is castles.  In this video, contributor Stephen Beumer used a DJI Mavic Pro drone to create an aerial tour of some of the marvelous castles of the Rhine Valley.  


Ishak Pasha Palace

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Ishak Palace is a 17th century castle in the Agri province of eastern Turkey.  The castle towers over the plains below it, with the Caucasus mountain peaks visible in the distance.  Contributor Flyone flew his drone around this magnificent structure, creating a highly compelling aerial view of a stunningly beautiful area which represents the crossroads of two critical regions: the Caucasus Mountains and the Middle East.


A Castle Among Clouds and Mist


Zilkale Castle lies in Turkey's Rize province in the northeastern part of the country, in its Black Sea region.  The medieval castle, which has a storied history involving multiple kingdoms, sits on a giant cliff overlooking a small river.  It's a prime tourist attraction in this part of Turkey.  Contributor Skaty was able to fly his drone over this magnificent 15th century structure on a day when it was enshrouded in mist. As you'll see from the video, the results are simply spectacular.  


Bran Castle - "The Visit Of Dracula" (Aerial Drone)


Transylvania is forever associated with a fictional "vampire" from a famous late 19th century novel called Dracula.  The character is loosely based on Vlad the Impaler, a medieval nobleman known for his cruelty.  The castle most closely linked to the Dracula legend is Bran Castle, which is located right at the border between the regions of Wallachia and Transylvania.  In this epic drone video by Fabriziob you'll get a bird's eye view of the famous Carpathian castle.


Trim Castle - Ireland's Ancient East

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Trim Castle is an important Norman structure located in the northern part of Ireland, in County Mealth.  The 12th century castle played an important role in Irish affairs until the late 17th century, when it fell into disuse. Contributor Vivify Multimedia used a drone to film this impressive structure and its surroundings.  The aerial views will make you understand why this castle, the largest Norman castle in Ireland, "played the part" of York castle in the movie Braveheart! 


The Castle of Boyabat

Alp Karagulle

Contributor and drone pilot Alp Karagulle created this amazing aerial video of one of the most spectacular castles in Turkey's Black Sea region in the north of the country.  It's called Boyabat Castle, and it's in the Sinop province which is situated more or less in the middle of Turkey's Black Sea coastline.  The castle dates to the Antiquity, and was rebuilt as control of the area shifted first to the Roman, then the Byzantine, and finally the Ottoman Empires.  


Fairytale Castle


Contributor and drone pilot Ludoweet created this amazing drone video of Kokořín Castle in the Central Bohemia region of the Czech Republic.  Located about 10 km (6 mi) northeast of Mělník, it was built in the first half of the 14th century and heavily damaged during the Hussite Wars which raged through Czech lands in the 15th century.  The castle is now a protected site under Czech conservation laws. 


Monteriggioni Castle in Tuscany


On a visit to the Italian region of Tuscany, contributor Jonaharding was able to use a drone to film the  walled town of  Monteriggioni.  Situated in the inland province Siena, the town was built in the Middle Ages.  Its 14 towers are marvels of Italian architecture, and the rolling hills surrounding it are magnificent.  Enjoy the bird's eye views of this spectacular Italian comune, which was mentioned in Dante's Divine Inferno.  



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MDM Drone Studio created this magnificent drone video of Kost Castle, one of the finest castle in the Czech Republic.  It's in the region of Northern Bohemia, in the western part of the country.  The 14th century castle is distinguished by its prominent white tower.  Unlike most Czech castles, Kost is privately owned, by a very old noble family.  The castle was named in Touropia's ranking of the top 10 castles of the Czech Republic, dated October 2017.


Juego de tronos / Castillo Almodovar del Rio


Spain's southern region of Andalusia is a kind of heaven for castle enthusiasts.  As the center for Muslim power during the reign of Islam over most of what is now Spain, castles were critical tools in the maintenance of rule.  PJFDrone created this aerial video of one of the most spectacular of these castles: the Castillo de Almodóvar del Río in the Cordoba province.  This castle "played the role" of Highgarden in Season 7 of Game of Thrones, HBO's blockbuster TV series.


Castle Bojnice / Slovakia


Bojnice is one of the most famous castles in Slovakia, a country known for its castles.  Built in the 12th century at the town bearing the same name, it lies in the valley of the Nitra River in the central part of the country.  In the late 1800's and early 1900's, it was reconstructed to resemble a French Loire Valley Chateau.  Contributor Hiketheworld flew over Bjnice with a drone to create an amazing aerial view of this landmark.  


Cantacuzino Castle


Contributor Nikolaikarpatov brings us this beautiful aerial video of a well known Neo-Roman castle in the middle of Romania.   Cantacuzino Castle is situated in Bușteni, which is located in Prahova County in the region of Wallachia (also known as Muntenia).  It's on the southern slope of the Carpathians, near where Wallachia, Moldavia, and Transylvania come together.  It belonged to a Romanian noble family prior to being nationalized by the Communist government after World War II.


Hosap Castle Van Turkey

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Hosap Castle was an important element of rule of eastern Anatolia by Istanbul under the Ottoman Empire.  It is situated in Van province, southeast of the provincial capital city of Van which lies on the eastern shore of Lake Van.  It was built in the 17th century by an Ottoman governor who was responsible for the region.  FlyONE used a drone to create this amazing aerial view of this impressive looking and formidable medieval castle.  


Czech castles and ruins

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Top creator and drone pilot Pava created this stunning drone video of some of the most famous historical sites in the Czech Republic.  In a single video he is able to give us aerial views of some of the most recognizable castles in the country, one which is known far and wide for its medieval castles.  The video includes footage of Karlstejn, Hluboka, Krivoklat, and Kost Castles.