The Khotyn Fortress is a fortification complex located on the shores of the Dniester River in Khotyn in western Ukraine. The construction of the current fortress was started in 1325. The fortress is a large tourist attraction in the area and Ukraine. Thanks to its preserved historical atmosphere the fortress is often used as a setting for movies. The great stone fortress over the Dniester is regarded one of “Ukraine’s Seven Wonders”. Most recently, it appeared in a Russian movie Taras Bulba, The Three Musketeers, or the Arrows of Robin Hood.