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Pidhirtsi Castle

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Reviewed July 9, 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.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Dainius Z
Reviewed June 2, 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!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 1, 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.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Gajus2014
Reviewed June 5, 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

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank kurogomajpn
Reviewed October 23, 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

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Zoya P
Reviewed August 9, 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!

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Viktor K
Reviewed May 20, 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

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank John H
Reviewed April 12, 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

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank LsBob
Reviewed November 10, 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

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank Janetski_12
Reviewed June 28, 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

Date of experience: July 2011
Thank Zuek
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