Kiev. Temple was built in the XI century. Pilgrims came from all over Russia to worship Saint Sofia Cathedral. In 1990, the St. Sophia Cathedral was included in the UNESCO list of World Cultural Heritage.
The monument of architecture and engineering. Considered one of the krasiveshih in Europe. Built in the Art Nouveau style. Balustrades and handrails were made of bent steel, recalling the Paris metro.
The temple is a treasure Goryanskaya Gothic frescoes XIV century - only in Transcarpathia. It consists of two parts: the Romanesque church of St.. Anne XII century and a late Gothic church of St.. Nicholas.
According to legend, the hero of the people Ustim Karmelyuk was hiding in the two-tier grotto, pursued by the royal troops, so the caves are named after him. Meanwhile, in the early Slavic times there was a pagan sanctuary where then appeared Orthodox monastery. In 1708, Podillya judge Peplovsky organized in a cave Basilian Greek-Catholic Church: the upper level was dedicated to the Nativity of St. John the Baptist, and the bottom was consecrated to Holy Onufiy. In addition, in those years, over the master’s cave built a small waterfall. After 102 years the monastery was closed, and in the XX century, the Soviet authorities destroyed a small church, which remained on the second floor.