Duration of a tour to Kamianets-Podilskiy - 1 Day.
During this tour You will see the famous fortress of Kamianets-Podilskiy, which is situated in the Smotrych River. It seems like the Nature created these landscapes specially for building of the fortress. The watercourse of the Smotrych creates the loop here and the old part of city is situated there. Unfortunately, we don't know when the city was founded, because the part of it's name (Kamianets) is widespreaded in the chronicles of the XII-XIII cent. Though it was mentioned for 19 times for this period, but we don't know for sure what Kamianets the author is talking about.
Kamianets-Podilskiy fortress impresses with it's mightiness. It was invincible for 400 years and it was conquered only in 1672 by the Turks. They controlled it for 27 years.
As the city usually was a big trade center and was situated nxt to the border, there were a lot of people of different nations there. There is even the monument to thr Friendship of Nations there.
Besides the fortress, there are many interesting places in the old city the old Polish Market Square, the remnants of defencive walls, the Virgin Mary, standing on the Turkish minaret, the grave monument to poor Laura in St. Peter and Paul cathedral etc.
Kamianets-Podilskiy is the first city in Ukraine, where the balloon was send up, the city of the cinemas about Robin Gud and Ivanhoe, of Triumph arch, where the presidents make a wish. This is a city of Your dream, which You definitely have to visit.
The price of the tour is contractual and it belongs of the number of people in a group.
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Guide to Lviv Daria.
Tour in Kamianets-Podilskiy can be organized every day in advance orders.