List of Crusader castles

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Krak des Chevaliers was built during the 12th and 13th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller with later additions by Mamluks. It is a World Heritage Site.[1]

This is a list of castles in the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East, founded or occupied during the Crusades. For crusader castles in Poland and the Baltic states, see Ordensburg.

Sidon's Sea Castle built by the crusaders as a fortress of the holy land in Sidon, Lebanon.

Crusader states[edit]

Locations[edit]

Cyprus[edit]

Kyrenia Castle

Egypt[edit]

Israel[edit]

The remains of Belvoir Castle
Monfort castle

Jordan[edit]

Lebanon[edit]

Crusader Castle in the village of Toron, Lebanon.

Syria[edit]

The remains of Margat

Turkey[edit]

The ruins of Bagras Castle, viewed from the southeast

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din, UNESCO, retrieved 2010-11-08 
  2. ^ Husseini, Rana (December 18, 2016). "Death toll in Karak attacks rises to 14, including four terrorists". Jordan Times. Retrieved 19 December 2016. 

2. http://tripedia.info/castles-in-israel-you-didnt-know-existed/