According to a study of the national tourist portal, Vyborg Castle was in the top five most famous and popular castles in the country.
Bip Castle from Petersburg, which is located in Pavlovsk, the so-called Mariental topped the rating. This is a pentagonal two-story castle with two towers and a courtyard.
Swallow's Nest in the Crimea, in Gaspra, came in second place. The castle stands on the edge of a sheer cliff, 40 meters high above sea level, and that’s what he is famous for.
Vyborg Castle ranked third. In Russia, it is one of the few surviving monuments of medieval Western European military architecture.
In fourth position is Sheremetev Castle, which is located in the Republic of Mari El, in the village of Yurino. The building has almost a hundred rooms, a winter garden under a glass dome. The quadrangular tower built in neo-gothic style, jagged fortress walls, service buildings, parks with ponds are well preserved Spanish famouse castles.
Closes the rating of Mikhailovsky Castle, which is located in St. Petersburg. Mikhailovsky Castle is considered one of the most interesting architectural monuments of the Northern capital. Restoration of the Chervonogorodsky castle in the Krasny tract, near the village of Nyrkov, Zalashchytsky district, as well as the church of Sts.
Until April 20, Zalishchytsky District State Administration will prepare a historical background of these sights and subsequently transfer it to the Polish law firm, which at the international level will look for the heirs of the castle and the church. Tells Gal As.
If the legal owners cannot be established within 3 months, the Poles will be able to invest in the restoration of historical and cultural monuments.
Foreigners became interested in the castle and church in the Zalishchytsky district, since the latter was owned by the Polish gentry Karol Poninsky. Taking care of the current state of the buildings, investors plan to restore Polish monuments. Also, foreigners set out to invest in alternative energy sources in the Ternopil region.