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The border city. Volchansk - chalk mountains

One of the most interesting and picturesque places in the Kharkiv region is a long ridge of chalk cliffs stretching for several tens of kilometers along the Oskol River. These are the remains of the ancient sea, which existed here 70 million years ago.

- Do you want to get to the bottom of the world ocean?

- Do you want to see chalky rocks - one of the natural wonders of the Kharkiv region?

- Do you want to learn more about the historical twists and turns of the early XX century?

- Do you want to rest on the Pechenizhsky water reservoir?  

Then we go on a trip to Volchansk!

In the program of the tour: a road trip, an excursion to Old Saltov, Volchansk, an examination of the Cretaceous mountains, a visit to the Upper Saltov Museum Reserve, master classes, entertainment, outdoor recreation at the Pechenizhskoye Reservoir.

So, our goal is the bottom of the world ocean! Let's hit the road!

Route

Old Saltov - Volchansk - Gerlegovka - chalk mountains - Verkhny Saltov - Khotomlya - Pechenegsky reservoir

Duration of the tour

8-12 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:

You can relax on the banks of the Pechenezh reservoir, picnic in nature, visit the eco-farm "Pani Jupiter".

Excursion program

Old SaltsThe history of the area, the story of the hero M. Shestakov, his feat in May 1942, interesting facts about the construction Pechenezh reservoir
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Fans of leisure and entertainment can relax on the banks of the Pecheneg reservoir, ride on yachts, catamarans, motor ship (depending on the component of the program miscalculation from 8-12 hours is possible).
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Volchansk.
Much in Volchansk is associated with Vasily Grigorievich Kolokoltsov, a philanthropist, chairman of the Volchansk zemstvo council, a well-known public and political figure of the Russian Empire in the late 1911th - early 1918th centuries. Honorary Citizen of Volchansk, State Councilor since 1919, during the Civil War in XNUMX he entered the government of Hetman P.P. Skoropadsky, was the Minister of Agriculture (until July XNUMX). In exile in Paris, he was a member of the North Star Masonic lodge. The central square of the city: a monument to Kolokoltsov, Church of the Holy Mother of God. Visit Volchansk Museum of Local History.

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Herlegove. Herlegovka - the place of the founding of the Cossack fortress in 1674. Cretaceous mountains - a botanical reserve of national importance, the Herleghovsky spring. Attention! Travel to the chalky mountains is possible only in dry weather!
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Upper Saltow
is a multi-layered monument of various historical cultures, the main of which is the Saltovsk culture of the VIII-X centuries.
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After inspecting the exposition of the museum, it is possible to order a master class for making a motanka doll, painting an Easter egg, shooting a crossbow and a bow, playing Alan games, visiting Starosaltovsky Agrarian Lyceum and baking a bun or making dumplings with your own hands, visiting an eco-farm " Mrs. Jupiter "and try various snacks from milk and dairy products.
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New! Eco Farm "Mrs. Jupiter" in Khotoml - a farm with modern production of organic milk: a tour of the barn, the process of automatic milking of cows, tasting of milk sweets: cottage cheese pancakes, casserole, hard and soft cheese, cocoa with milk.

The cost per person in UAH.

"Number of paid places + free"50 + 444 + 4, 44 + 1040 + 8, 40 + 1436 + 12, 36 + 1830 + 4, 30 + 825 + 4, 25 + 1315+2, 16+2, 17+3, 20+4
8 hours tour180205225250300360420
10-one-hour excursion210238262290350420470
12-one-hour excursion240272300333380455570

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

  • The route of the tour can be adjusted at will of the customer.
  • Entrance tickets to museums and other sightseeing facilities, master classes, theatrical performances, food, arbor rentals, etc. extra charge.
  • Volchansky Museum - 15 / 20 UAH per person; Verkhna-Saltovsky Historical and Archaeological Museum- 15 / 20 UAH per person;
  • Archery and crossbow, safety and device bow and crossbow, shooting at targets - 20 UAH. per person;
  • Team tests in the form of an obstacle course (invisible labyrinth, rope pulling on tricky stumps, serso, throwing darts, contests for strength, sharpness, etc.) - 10 hrn. per person;
  • Master class to choose from: 1) painting Easter eggs or winding oberings - 20 UAH., 2) modeling dumplings or buns with treats -30 UAH with person.
  • Picnic at the museum, fragrant herbal tea (at the request of visitors) (30 min) - 10 UAH. per person
  • Additional attractions that can be included in the journey: a trip to the “Jupiter” ecofarm (1,5 hours) - 80 UAH.
  • Specify the cost of the tour and additional services before booking.

 

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