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City Tour:

  • Medieval castle (the 16th – 18th centuries) and the oldest castle bridge in Ukraine
  • City Hall (the 17th – 18th centuries)
  • Ancient Orthodox churches such as Saints Peter and Paul’s, St. Nicholas’s, The Holy Trinity church, the Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church, the Podillia Seminary and Orthodox consistory building
  • Roman Catholic churches such as Saints Peter and Paul’s (the only Christian church in the world with a minaret topped with a statue of the Holy Mary and a unique pipe organ with 972 pipes), Franciscan, Dominican and the Holy Trinity cathedrals, the ruins of the Armenian Church of St. Nicholas.

 

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The Khotyn Fortress is a fortification complex located on the right bank of the river Dnister.

Fierce wars, great uprisings, glorious victories and terrible defeats have left marked impressions in the history of an ancient town Khotyn, which was engaged in violent battles for possession of a powerful fortress.
Khotyn Fortress is also famous due to the fact, an important battle between the Turks and the Ukrainian-Polish army was here in 1621. That is how Ottoman expansion was stopped and Europe was saved from Turkish domination. Читати далі »
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Bakota is a flooded village in Kamianets-Podilskyi district of Khmelnytsk region. The area where about two thousand people used to live, now affects with its magical landscapes, mysterious finds and a rocky monastery. At this place you’ll have an opportunity to admire the Dniester Reservoir and taste healing water from a local source. Читати далі »