Castle and Roman-Catholic Church in Olyka

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Olyka is an urban village with a population of about 3,000 people located in the Kivertsy district of the Volyn region.

In the village there are two main architectural attractions located close to each other – a castle that for centuries belonged to the Radziwill family and a Roman-Catholic church. Olyka on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

The founder of the castle was Prince Nikolai Radziwill Black in the 16th century. This is one of the first in the territory of Ukraine rectangular castles of bastion type.

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