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Ukrainian Socrates. Babai - Skovorodinovka

"The world was catching me, but I did not catch it." Let's try to catch at least a memory of the outstanding Ukrainian poet, musician, philosopher, educator GS. Frying pan.

Why we recommend this excursion:

- After the restoration, the Povoroda museum looks very nice and respectable;

- The life and work of this outstanding Ukrainian is evoked by the constant interest of all categories of tourists;

- this excursion is a classic example of a modern excursion program, because it harmoniously combines the story of a guide, visiting a museum and relaxing in nature.

We go on an excursion in pursuit of Grigory Skovoroda. Let's try to find him somewhere!

In the program of the tour: road excursion, the estate of Kovalevsky, a visit to the museum of G.S. Frying pans in Skovorodinovka, skovorodinovskaya krenitsa in Babayakh, rest on the nature.

Route

Kharkov - Babai - Skovorodinovka

Duration of the tour

6-8 hours

Food

We offer for an additional fee:

- lunch at the cafe (from 100 UAH per person);

- dry ration (from 60 UAH per person);

- lunchboxes (from 90 UAH per person);

kulesh (from 60 UAH per person).

Transport

Bus

Type of tour

Group

Rest and recuperation:

We offer a rest in Skovorodinovka in a cafe or on the shore of a pond.

Excursion program

Road trip: the importance of the personality of the philosopher in Ukrainian culture, work in the Kharkov collegium, places in the Kharkov region associated with his name.
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Skovorodinovka - the estate of the landowner Andrei Kovalevsky, where the last years of his life were spent. Frying pans. A museum dedicated to his life and work, memorable places: an oak, man-made ponds, a garden, a linden alley, the grave of a philosopher. Interestingly planned park - the paths diverge from the central glade, like the sun's rays. According to the legend, Skovoroda himself chose a place for his grave near his favorite oak tree and dug it out with his own hands.
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A special atmosphere and the spirit of a genius can be felt by visiting the manor at night, especially during the festival "Yesterday - Ivan, today - Kupala".
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At 8-hour extended excursion we suggest to visit also Skovorodinovskuyu krenitsu in the Babaevsky forest. The water in it has a tonic taste. The legend says that the famous philosopher stuck his staff into the ground, and from it began to beat the cold key. In 70-ies of the XVIII century. The frying pan stopped at Babayakh in the house of his friend Jacob Pravitsky.
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It is believed that it was here that he wrote "Kharkov Fables". Now Skovorodinovskaya Krinitsa has the status of a hydrological natural monument. The remains of the estate of Pravitsky (and then Governor Shcherbinin) in Babai, where the philosopher stayed and wrote his works.
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On the way back, you can organize a picnic in a picturesque place with a delicious meal and other treats (from 60 UAH per person depending on the group).
 
Attention! Students, specialists, connoisseurs of creativity G. Skovoroda proposed a new excursion route to the ancestral nest of the philosopher - p. Chornuhi in the Poltava region.

The cost per person in UAH.

"Number of paid places + free"

50 + 4

44 + 10

40 + 14

36 + 18

30 + 24

25 + 4

16 + 2,
17 + 3, 20 + 4
6-one-hour excursion

165

187

206

230

275

330

395

8 hours tour

195

222

244

270

325

390

475

Included

transport service by luxury buses (Meresdes, Neoplan, Wolksvagen, Scania, MAN, Setra, etc.), escorting the group by guide, excursion service, medical insurance and accident.

Notes

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