The Carpathian castles
The Carpathian region is famous for the storyis of ghost and strange creatures that sleep in the ancient walls of the medieval castles, fortresses and monasteries.
The Mongol-Tatar invasion and the wars have caused irreparable damage to the great buildings, many of which are still under reconstruction.
Typical for all Castle Fortifications are high walls, banks and bells. The historical museums and galleries have been opened for daily visits today. The Medieval palaces and fortresses have become a places for making historical films and knight tournaments. In the recent years there has been done a lot of recovery and reconstruction of castles, which are under the state protection now. Each of them is worth visiting. Green Ukraine offers you a visit to the most famous castles and fortresses of the Carpathian region:
Pictures of the Carpathian castles