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Nevitsky castle — the most romantic fortress of Transcarpathian region

Nevitsky castle

Nevitsky castle

The Nevitsky castle took place near Kamenits’s village, it is one of the oldest castles of Zakarpathian region — it are mention for the first time in 14 century as the center of revolt against the king of Charles of Robert of Anjou. Feudal lords of Drugety in 14 century on a place of the wooden castle built stone fortress. Placing of the castle were very convenient — here was cross trading ways, which connect Hungary, the Galich princedom, Poland, Lithuania, the Moscow state. From the highest tower it are visible Slovak, Ukrainian Carpathians, a valley of the river Usz and the Dunai lowland. Continue reading