Denmark - Kalø Castle Ruins - 2

Kalø Castle Ruins - Rønde - Denmark - Fortress - Island - European Tourist Guide - euro-t-guide.com
The ruins of Kaloe Castle (Kalø Slot) is located on a small island in the Bay of Aarhus. The castle was build in 1313 and was used until approx. 1662, when it was abandoned. The site is a very popular place for a "Sunday walk", as the nature is beautiful - and there is a magnificent view over the Bay of Aarhus, Aarhus and the islands of the coast of Jutland.   
  
Rønde - Ebeltoft

View from the top of  Kalø Castle Ruins - with Djursland (the "nose" of Jutland) in the background.

View from the top of  Kalø Castle Ruins - with Djursland (the "nose" of Jutland) in the background.
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View from the top of  Kalø Castle Ruins - with the town of Aarhus in the background.

View from the top of  Kalø Castle Ruins - with the town of Aarhus in the background.
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The small bridge at the to of Kalø Castle Ruins leading into the main castle area.

The small bridge at the to of Kalø Castle Ruins leading into the main castle area.
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A look inside the tower at Kalø Castle Ruins.

A look inside the tower at Kalø Castle Ruins.
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Kalø Castle Ruins is located at the top of a natural hill.

Kalø Castle Ruins is located at the top of a natural hill.
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Kalø Castle Ruins seen from the lowest point on the island where it is located.

Kalø Castle Ruins seen from the lowest point on the island where it is located.
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