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Pidhirtsi Castle

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very large palace with splendid views of the inner courtyard. There is also a very beautiful view from the other side of the castle.

1  Thank Dainius Z
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

So so pity that such a masterpiece of architecture is still not rennovated for such many years... It would be Ukrainian dimond... But still it is more than worth visit!

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Reviewed 2 September 2017

The Sovjet period and subsequent fire sure took care of this jewel! Closed(for restoration? No activities seen) but the location and architectural structure are stunning.

1  Thank Gajus2014
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Pidhirtsi is the best, imo, castle on the Golden Horseshoe circuit and perhaps one of the best castles I visited during my time in Ukraine. Yet it is the worst maintained and restored. The architecture style of the castle is beautiful and stunning. While not...More

1  Thank kurogomajpn
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This castle looks stunning even if it is a bit dilapidated. There's not much to see inside, one small room with a brief history as it is still being reconstructed. Outside though it makes for great photos, especially in the autumn. This is clearly a...More

2  Thank Zoya P
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Palace-style Renaissance is in restoration. Open to visitors only a courtyard and three rooms in the basement, where he lives, more than 300 years, a ghost - a princess dressed in white.If you're lucky, hear her beautiful songs!

3  Thank Viktor K
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately this castle is in a very poor state and needs a lot of restoration. You also can't go inside. Having said that you can see what a magnificent place it must have been and i hope it will be restored over time. It's close...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 12 April 2014

This castle is one of the three castles visited on a day trip from Lviv. It was built around 1635- 40 as a residential castle fortress. In its heyday it was supposed to be richly furnished but the conflicts of the 20th C left in...More

1  Thank LsBob
Reviewed 11 November 2012

I visited this castle as part of a day tour. "Castles of West Ukraine" The tour included Zolochiv, Pidhirtsi and Olesko Castle. All the Castles are very unique in their own way. Pidhirtsi castle somehow attracts your attention and you somehow imagine what it use...More

1  Thank Janetski_12
Reviewed 28 June 2012

This castle is a bit like Versailles and - attention! - Was built before approaching. So in principle we can even talk about borrowing ;). I do not know if it was true (still can not check), but somone said that Peter was struck by...More

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