Golden Horseshoe Lviv castles
Tour Details
7 hours

   "Golden horseshoe of Lviv region" is the most popular tourist route to the famous castles of the Lviv region. This trip includes visits to three medieval castles, each of which is not similar to the previous one. There are:

  1. Olesko castle
  2. Pidhirtsi  castle
  3. Zolochiv castle

     Lviv's castles are the main tourist attractions around Lviv. Their majestic architecture, mystical history and picturesque landscapes have always attracted people.

    We offer a tour of "Golden Horseshoe of Lviv region" (Olesko Castle - Pidhirtsi Castle - Zolochiv Castle) for those who love out of town rest, want to see unique and ancient castles and just want to feel magic atmosphere.

    Cost of entrance fees inside the museums is not included in a tour price and to be paid extra (in average fee is  between 1 up to 3 USD per ticket)

Tour highlights
Olesko Castle

     The Olesko castle is one of the oldest building in western Ukraine and one of the best-known castles that had been reconstructed from ruin. Olesko Castle is a fascinating attraction to visit, that has really rich history of his structure. It is an architectural and historical monument of the XIII-XVIII centuries, located in the village of Olesko, Busk district of Lviv region.

Pidhirtsi castle

    The castle in Pidhirtsi is an outstanding historical and architectural monument of Ukraine from the XVII century. This luxurious, heavily fortified Renaissance palace is one of the best preserved, famous, and most attractive castles in western Ukraine. Pidhirtsi castle - one of the best in Europe samples of a combination of the imposing palace with bastion fortifications.

Zolochiv castle

    Zolochiv Castle - castle, historical and cultural monument of national importance. It is located in Zolochiv town, in the Lviv region. Zolochiv castle is an old castle which over its history has been a royal residence, a prison, and an educational establishment. Zolochiv Castle is a masterpiece of defensive architecture. The history of the Zolochiv Castle is very interesting and rich in historical and romantic adventures.