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good for a ruin

A very steep hill to climb to get to a ruin of a castle. We went straight up and descended through... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2012
Jerusalem, Israel
The Shadow of Former Importance

The ruins of once unassailable castle in Khust are one of those hidden gems of Ukraine that must be... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2012
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9 Mar 2018
“Especially attractive in the evening”
12 Nov 2016
“Rusyn castle”
Zamkova Street, Khust, Ukraine
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

The castle is visible from all around area of Khust. Looks great especially in the evening. You can get a guided tour and get to know its history.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank 476orestz
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This castle which is in Ukraine but actually from the Rusyn people, are amazing ruins of a once beautiful structure. It is a self guided tour.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Nadiczka
Reviewed 20 September 2015

The castle is actually the remains of it, built in 11th century. It consists of parts of the walls of the former castle. To get there you need to climb the steep hill for about 30 minutes. You may climb by the main route but...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Javil
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Situated at the top of Zamkova mountain ruins of the Khust's castle are the place you should visit in the Khust. Unfortunately only ruins of castle left here. The road to the top is easy even for the children, and it goes through the forest,...More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank Parhomenko A
Reviewed 21 January 2014

When I was there - it was very foggy. So, I didn't understand, how much should I go. So, the distance in snow was harder and harder, as I was closer to the castle. But when I finally got on the top of the hill...More

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank Nick492
Reviewed 31 October 2012

A very steep hill to climb to get to a ruin of a castle. We went straight up and descended through the proper path. there is a beautiful view from the top.

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank jerusalemtravel
Reviewed 27 July 2012

The ruins of once unassailable castle in Khust are one of those hidden gems of Ukraine that must be seen earlier rather than later. Although there were some plans announced (and even supported financially by a joint Ukrainian-Polish grant) to turn Khust Castle into the...More

Date of experience: May 2012
5  Thank Cora_v
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