22:48Castless of West Ukraine
Castles of Western Ukraine. Kamenets-Podilsky fortress.
In Western Ukraine, there are a large number of castles and fortresses. During the last hundreds of years, this land was on the border of three states and cultures. In our time, the most preserved Kamyanets-Podolskaya and Khotyn fortresses
One of the most famous fortresses of Ukraine is located in Kamyanets-Podilskyi. In the 14th century Lithuanian princes Koryatovichi built a fortress on the cape of the Smotrych river.
For a long time the fortress was a stronghold of Christianity, but later it was annexed by the Ottoman Empire. After the partition of Poland Kamyanets-Podolsky fortress lost its strategic importance.
On the territory of the fortress there is a museum.
Kamyanets-Podolsky, this is a popular place for tourists, here you can better know the history of these places and have fun.
For the organization of the tour in Ukraine you can contact the personal guide.
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