Lviv legends of the Carpathians. From Slavsky to the Carpathian tram

Lviv Carpathians do not let the imagination of tourists: Skolivskie Beskydy and Dovbush rocks, mountain narrow-gauge railways and apiaries in the mountains, cascading waterfalls and mountain poloniny, rock monasteries and mountain-skiing complexes.

Let's try to orient you, what to prefer in the Carpathians:

- You can make an ascent to the highest peak of the Lviv Carpathians - Mount Pikui;

- visit the mountain monastery in Goshev with the miraculous icon "Queen of the Carpathians";

- contemplate the stunning mountain views and landscapes from the windows of the Carpathian tram;

- Count, how many cascades the Kamenka waterfall consists of;

- in winter to ride on the mountain slopes of Slavsky or Playa.

This sounds tempting even on the computer screen. And in reality - it's delicious!

In the program of the tour: railway travel from Kharkov, transport and excursion services, accommodation in Lviv in a comfortable hotel, meals, excursions around Lviv, Goshev, Tustan, Dovbush Rocks, narrow-gauge Carpathian railway, Pikuy mountain, National Natural Park "Skolivsky Beskydy".


Lviv - Play - Slavske - Carpathian tram - Dovbush Rocks - Pikuy - Goshev - Tustan - Skole

Duration of the tour

3 day



Type of tour


Excursion program

            Departure from Kharkov to Lviv by train № 46 in 12-37

1 day Arrival in Lviv at 8-09. Group meeting at the station. Check in at the hotel (according to the estimated time).  

Sightseeing bus tour of the city - an excellent opportunity to get acquainted with historical monuments, with a variety of architectural styles of Lviv: the Church of St. Elizabeth, Cathedral of St. Jura, Lviv Polytechnic University, Potocki Palace and much more. Visiting the museum in the open air - Lychakiv Cemetery or the open-air museum of folk architecture and life "Shevchenko's Guy". Panorama of the city with High Castle - the birthplace of Lviv.

Walking sightseeing tour "Old Lviv": history and architectural appearance of the city, Lviv from the height Town Halls, the medieval part of the city, listed in the UNESCO World Heritage List: Market Square, Latin catheld, Dominican Cathedral, Armenian and Italian courtyards. Lviv legends, fables and historical curiosities.

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Free time in Lviv. You can ride a miracle train, visit the show in The Opera House, historical Museum with its royal chambers and throne room, a museum of weapons "Arsenal", museum Territory of Terror.  Lunch.

Optional evening thematic excursion "Night wart of Lviv" *. If suddenly you can not sleep at night, look out the window - and you will see people with flashlights. Do not be scared !! They are the helpers of the burgomaster - they just protect your sleep ... When evening comes in Lviv, twilight comes, and mysteries begin to be broken in the dark, the night burgomaster - pan of Shlussel - enters the streets, surrounded by faithful assistants. He monitors the peace of the inhabitants of the city on the bright side and searches for violators on the dark side. Unexpected encounters, terrible legends, ghosts, mysterious rites - all this awaits you during a night voyage. If you are not afraid to become Assistants to Pan Schlussel, join us!

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2 day Breakfast. We offer a choice of one of the excursion routes to the Carpathians:

- Excursion "Rocks of Dovbush - Goshev "*. Visiting the mountain monastery in Goshev, founded in 1570 at the foot of the mountain, and eventually transferred to the very top for protection against the raids of the Mongol-Tatars. This monastery has been a haven for many people for several centuries. Miracle-working icon of the Mother of God "Queen of the Carpathians". Rocks of Dovbush, located in the picturesque Gorgan Mountains, in the people associated with the name of the legendary Hutsul hero - the leader of the springs - Oleksa Dovbush.

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- Excursion "Journey on the Carpathian tram" *. Moving to a. Benefit. An amazing journey through the narrow gauge railway - the Carpathian railway, through the Carpathian labyrinths, stunning mountain views and landscapes: Gorgansk cliffs, swamps, bridges, waterfalls, etc. Visit the Center for Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Carpathian Region - a unique interactive museum of wildlife.

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- Excursion "Lviv Carpathians" *. Moving in with. Bilasovytsya. Ascent to Pikuy - the highest point of the Lviv Carpathians. The witty peaks surrounding Pikuy give it a special flavor. Overview of the majestic panorama of the Carpathian Mountains. Meditative silence and a sense of divine power - that's what always attracts people in the mountains. Descent into the village. Bilasovytsya. Moving to waterfall Kamenka - one of the most beautiful in the Lviv region.

- excursion "Carpathian legends: Tustan - Medenichi - Kamenka" *. Fortress Tustan played an important role in the past, was a customs checkpoint on the Salt Road. Near Tustani in the XIII century, there was a border between Hungary and Galicia - Volyn principality. Climbing on the cliffs of tourists offers an amazing view of the Carpathians. Zoo "Limpopo" in the village. Medenichi. Waterfall Kamenka  in the National Natural Park "Skolivsky Beskydy" - a miracle of nature, representing a cascade of waterfalls more than 7 meters. Is possible Cheese tasting on the dairy farm Mukko in with. Ugersko, breadmaking workshops in a real oven.

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- Excursion "Honey blues of the Carpathians" *. Transfer to Tustan. Ruins of the rock fortress. Zoo "Limpopo" in the village. Medenichi. Visiting the demonstrative apiary "Honeymoon Blues". The apiary is not only honey, but also pollen, propolis, amazing odors, and microvibration of bees. Tourists can observe the life of bees through transparent beehives (similar except perhaps only in Vienna), try on clothes of a bee-keeper, learn all about the life of a bee family, taste honey with tea from herbs in phytocafe.

- Excursion "Boykovsky passes" *... A small museum of the destroyed narrow-gauge railway Skole-Korostov, where you can see old wagons, part of the track and a locomotive, beautiful panoramas of the Beskids at the Plai ski complex; magnificent examples of Boykov's sacred wooden architecture - the church of St. Arch. Michael in Plavje, the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (1858) and the Church of St. Josaphat with a carved iconostasis in Tucholka, the Church of the Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary (1838) in Matkovo, included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Veretsky Pass - the place where in 1939. Polish border guards shot about 600 captured defenders of the Carpathian Ukraine, immigrants from Galicia. The pass is also revered by the Hungarians, since according to chronicles, it was through it in 895 that the Hungarian tribes led by Prince Almos passed to Europe and settled in Pannonia. Visit to the museum of the Boykovo village in Kozovaya.

- Excursion "Paths of Zakhar Berkut" *. The picturesque town of Skole, surrounded by high mountains, enchants with one of the oldest wooden churches in Ukraine - the Church of the Great Martyr Panteleimon (1597р.), The Church of the Seven Sorrows of the Virgin Mary (1895), the neo-baroque palace of barons Hredliv (XIX century) with a park of exotic trees. On the outskirts of Skole, on the territory of the Skole Beskydy National Natural Park along the Pavlov Potok River, there is a magnificent and easy for all tourists ecological path. During the trip, you can see protected fir-beech forests, small waterfalls, the Three Sisters ate from the same root, admire the picturesque Carpathian landscapes, and drink mineral water from the source of iron water and a source of silver water of the Naftusya type. . In glorified Ivan Franco in the novel "Zakhar Berkut" picturesque Carpathian village Rotten we inspect кwell Franco, мUzi heroes Makovki и церковь Сa. Nicholas (1900g.). The tour ends at one of the oldest Ukrainian mountain resorts - Slavskoe. where you can climb the cable-chair road to the mountain Trostyan (1232м).

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- In winter time departure to Slavske ski resort* - the ideal and most inexpensive place for skiing. There are many mountain slopes suitable for skiers - Trostyan, Grabovets, Pogar, Menzul. For beginners, Mr. Politechnik is best suited (tracks from 600 to 1000 meters in length). Each mountain has equipment rental and instructors. Each mountain has a mini-cafe where you can eat and taste national cuisine.

- Instead of Slavsky, you can travel to ski resort Play, where prices are slightly more expensive, but the availability of snow cannons allows you to ride in any weather, and there are many things for lovers of a more relaxing holiday: swimming pools, saunas, water entertainment.

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Return to Lviv. Dinner.

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3 day Breakfast.

Walking tour "Fortifications and dungeons of ancient Lviv": city ​​mues, High and Low castles, ramparts, towers, moats, underground passages ... The Mystery of Dungeons Dominican Cathedral, church of the Jesuits. All this and much more, including the mysterious legends and myths from the life of the ancient city, in an exciting excursion dedicated to the defensive system of Lviv. Visit the Museum Pharmacy with the Alchemist’s Daunting Room and the Underground. Visit the museum of weapons "Arsenal".

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Tour Lviv Opera House... The Opera House is the decoration of the city, one of the most beautiful buildings in Europe. The interiors of the theater, an auditorium in the form of a Lyra with balconies, decorated with stucco and gilding. Luxurious mirrored foyer with Venetian mirrors.

Lunch. Visit Chocolate workshop.

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Transfer to the station. Departure to Kharkov by train number 112 at 14-30 or train number 45 at 3-23

            Arrival in Kharkov, respectively, at 10-23 (train number 112) or at 22-07 (train number 45).


Optional offer to visit / order:
  • excursion to the stadium "Arena Lviv"
  • Museum of the history of weapons "Arsenal"
  • Historical Museum with royal and throne hall
  • Museum of Historical Treasures
  • Lychakiv Cemetery
  • Shevchenkovsky gai
  • Museum of Sacral Sculpture in Shevchenko Guy
  • Museum of the Post
  • New Museum of Nature
  • Museum "Pharmacy"
  • Museum "Secret Pharmacy"
  • National Museum. Sheptytsky
  • I.Pinzel Museum
  • House - Museum I.Franko
  • Museum S. Krushelnitskoy
  • Latin Cathedral
  • Armenian Church
  • Italian courtyard
  • Potocki Palace
  • museum-studio graphics Leopold Levitsky 
  • room - museum "In the footsteps of the Galician Jews"
  • Synagogue space
  • Museum-Memorial to the Victims of the Occupation Regimes "Prison in Lontsky"
  • USSR Museum Yard
  • lost toy museum
  • Museum of Ideas in the Bernardine Monastery
  • glass museum
  • furniture museum
  • climbing the highest architectural structure of Lviv - the Church of St. Olga and Elizabeth (88 m)

  • Eureka - an interactive museum of interesting science and technology
  • numerous master classes in Lviv (candles, motanka-dolls, angels, quilling, engraving, icon on glass, pysanka, embroidery, typography, pottery, magnets from Lviv, T-shirt from Lviv, etc.) 
  • culinary master classes (traditional Lviv gingerbread "Yurashka", chocolates, pizza, dumplings, bouquets of sweets, Easter cakes, kutia, donuts and much more)
  • knightly fight with a master class
  • various quests and master classes in the museum of folk architecture "Shevchenkovskiy gai": mandala, decoupage, playing musical instruments, embroidery, yavorivskaya painting, wool felting, beadwork, origami, etc.)
  • launching sky lanterns with your wishes from the High Castle or from another interesting place

  • visit to the water park "Beach"
  • year-round skating rink in the center King Cross Leopolis
  • organ concert in the Dominican cathedral
  • photo tours around Lviv
  • dramatized excursions, quests, ceremonies
  • excursion to the Lviv tram
  • tasting beer, Lviv tinctures, coffee, Lviv cuisine, etc.
  • acquaintance with Lviv coffee houses ("Zukernya", "Veronika", "Manufactory of Coffee", "Na Bambetle", gallery - coffee house "Stuck", etc.)
  • a visit to author's knipes (Kumpel, Kryivka, House of Legends, Meat and Justice, etc.).
  • Lviv Opera - performance
  • other Lviv theaters, entertainment centers, night clubs, discos

 All museums, optional excursions, events, workshops, entertainment, etc. booked when booking a tour!

The cost per person in UAH.

group / hotel 5 + 1 10 + 1 15 + 2 15 + 1 20 + 2 24 + 2 30 + 3 40 + 4
economy option
 (conveniences on the floor, 
3-6-local numbers), without power
3700 3200 2900 2800 2700 2600 2500 2350
hotel economy class / hostel
(conveniences on the block / floor, from 4 to 16 people in the room)
4200 3700 3400 3300 3200 3100 3000 2850
Hotel 3 * 
(4-5-local numbers with conveniences)
4400 3950 3650 3550 3450 3350 3250 3100
hotel 3 * tour class
(15-20 min from the center,
2-3-local numbers)
4750 4300 4000 3900 3800 3700 3600 3450
hotel 3 * business class
(15-20 min from the center,
2-3-local numbers, breakfast buffet)
5250 4800 4500 4400 4300 4200 4100 3950


railway pass (reserved seat), ticket reservation, group supervision by the tour operator representative, excursion service, transport service according to the program, accommodation in the hotel of the chosen category, meals according to the program, insurance.


  • The tour operator reserves the right to change the program and the sequence of excursions without changing the number of services.
  • The tour is valid for groups of at least 5 people. At the request of customers, a tour can be ordered any day. The price depends on the agreed program, the hotel, the number of people in the group, the cost of rail travel, high or low season, etc.
  • The tour price is not valid during the New Year-Christmas period.

  • Specify the cost of the tour and additional services before booking.
  • Entrance tickets to visited facilities, optional events, master classes, tastings are paid additionally. 
  • Entrance tickets to Lviv museums are indicated above, Carpathian tram - from 100 UAH per person depending on the group.
  • For adult groups, it is possible to miscalculate a tour on a comfortable bus from Kharkov.


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