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The High Carpathians. From Bukovel to Hoverla

A journey from the Carpathian foothills to the High Carpathians, fairy-tale spire forests, riot of animal and plant life and, of course, mountains, beautiful Carpathian mountains: Bukovel, Dragobrat, Goverla! Tour from Kharkov to the most beautiful place on the planet - to the Carpathians!

 What separates this tour to the Carpathians from many others:

- you will live in the highland village of Yasinya, in the heart of the Carpathians, near Bukovel;

- In the summer you can swim in the mountain rivers, collect mushrooms and yafina, rent a bicycle and climb the Hoverla;

- in the winter Carpathians attract lovers of winter recreation, mountain skiing, snowboarding, snowtube and swimming in hot springs under the open sky;

- Also here there is something to profit lovers of Hutsul traditions, rituals and national cuisine;

- next to Yasinya there are such sights of the Carpathians as Yaremcha, Vorokhta, the Center of Europe, the Zhensk waterfall;

- from here it is convenient to explore the Carpathians, Transcarpathia and the Carpathian Mountains - Kolomyia, Verkhovyna, Kosiv, Maniavsky monastery, Ivano-Frankovsk Solotvyno.

Have you decided yet which tour to choose in the Carpathians? We give a hint: you have to take turns in all tours and compare which one will like the most!

In the program of the tour: railway travel from Kharkov, transport and excursion services, accommodation in the Carpathians in the village of Yasinya in a comfortable hotel, meals, excursions in the Carpathians, the geographical center of Europe, the museum of mountain ecology in Rakhiv, ski complexes Bukovel and Dragobrat, "Carpathian biosphere reserve", Zhenetsky waterfall , "Manyavsky Skeet", Kolomyya ", Ivano-Frankivsk, Dragobrat tract, climbing Hoverla, beer tasting, trout farm.

Route

Tatarov - Yablunitsa - Yasinya - Manyava - Bukovel - Dragobrat - Kolomyia - Verkhovyna - Krivorivnya - Rakhiv - Vorokhta - Yaremche - Ivano-Frankivsk - Hoverla

Duration of the tour

from 4 days

Placement

hotel - sadyba "Under the mountain"
The hotel fully lives up to its name: it is located 15 minutes. walk from the center, in a cozy beautiful quiet place, overlooking Bukovel. Near the house there is a spacious recreation area, a gazebo, a house with a fireplace - a barbecue, sports and children's playground, a private pond. 2-3-bed rooms with all conveniences. TV, wi-fi, furniture in the rooms, towels, soap in the bathroom. An electric kettle, dishes, a refrigerator are in the dining room. Hair dryer and iron on request.
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tourist complex "Tisa"
Large renovated tourist complex on the shore of the Black Tisza. All rooms after the repair, 2-4-local, with all amenities, in the rooms TV, wi-fi, furniture, electric kettle, a set of tea utensils, towels, soap. Hairdryer and iron - on retsepshene. Modern dining room after overhaul can accommodate up to 100 people. There is a sauna, tennis tables, a sports ground, near a park, a stadium.
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hotel "Navigator of the Carpathians"
New hotel built in 2015 - 2017, 5 minutes walk from the center of the village; 2 buildings of the hotel are made of natural materials, finishing - from Carpathian wood, in the yard - a gazebo, barbecue, barbecue, outdoor vats with a seating area. Own wood-heated sauna, rental of ski equipment. On the 1st floor of each building there is a hall, a dining room with a bar, a seating area, a TV, a refrigerator, an electric kettle. On the second floor there are comfortable 2, 3, 4-bed rooms with all conveniences, wi-fi. The hotel can accommodate up to 40 people.

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Transport

Train

Type of tour

Group

Infrastructure

Excursion program

1 tour option - through Lviv - Ternopil  

Departure from Kharkov by train number 46 at 12-37 to Lviv

1 day Group meeting in Lviv in 8-09. Moving to Ivano-Frankivsk.

Sightseeing tour of Ivano-Frankivsk... You will get acquainted with the 350-year history of old Stanislav. It is forever imprinted in its architectural appearance: Sheptytsky Square, Market Square, Town Hall, Potocki Palace, Bastion fortress complex, Baroque Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, Armenian Church, Temple Synagogue. You will see the monuments to I. Franko and A. Mitskevich, the Armenian Church, the Cathedral. Look at the renovated streets, squares and buildings that create the modern face of Ivano-Frankivsk. It is possible to visit the Museum of the Liberation Movement of the Carpathian Region, the Museum of Local Lore on Rynok Square, the Literary Museum, the Carpathian Art Museum, the drama theater.

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Visiting possible of the Museum "Ancient Galich" in the village of Krylos of the Galich region.

Road excursion "Carpathian passes":

Nadvirna - The ruins of the Pnivsky defensive castle of the XIII century, a unique mud volcano, Buchivets Valley of waterfalls.

Delyatin - Museum of Galicia oil fields.

Mykulychyn - brewing center. 2 breweries where you can taste and buy real craft beer. Center of ethnocultural tourism in Mikulichin: museum of ritual symbols of the Hugtsul region, various master classes - Hutsul banosh, mushroom soup, cheese making, Hutsul dance.

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On the picturesque mountain road, passing the Hutsul villages of Mykulychyn, Tatariv, Yablunitsa, Lazeshchina, stopping at Yablunets Pass, we reach the goal - high-mountain resort Yasinya, accommodation in the hotel.
 
Hotel accommodation. Dinner. Free time. You can steam in a sauna or a bath (from 100 UAH per person).

Optional entertainment is offered The Carpathian font *... Carpathian vats in the open air. A fire is ignited under the cast iron vats, and due to the peculiarities of cast iron, the water in the vats is heated and constantly maintained at a temperature of 40-42 degrees. In the rest room you can enjoy the taste of Carpathian tea, Viennese coffee, medicinal herbal infusions. Helpful and pleasant!

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2 day Breakfast. Walking tour of Yasinya.

In the picturesque gorge on the banks of the mountain rivers Black Tisa and Lazeshchina, surrounded by the highest peaks of Ukraine - HoverlaPetros and Bliznitsa, - spread the Hutsul village Yasinya. Mountain ridges, like sea waves, rise above the blue sky. Yasinya - the legendary capital of the Hutsul Republic, one of the most picturesque places of Transcarpathia. Yasinya is not without reason called "Heart of the Carpathians", because it is here that the three main ridges of the Ukrainian Carpathians - Montenegrin, Svidovetsky and Gorgan, meet, forming a conditional heart when viewed from space. Yasinya is the most popular mountain recreation center closest to Dragobrat and Bukovel. The village itself has a fairly developed infrastructure: shops, cafes, huts, souvenirs, equipment rental, several drag lifts, among the attractions - Mount Kostyrivka, Peter and Paul Church and Strukovskaya wooden church of the XVII century.
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Departure to the most famous mountain resort of Ukraine - Bukovel. On the new road through Yablunetsky pass to Bukovel only 12 km. Those who are looking for comfortable conditions for recreation, prepared slopes with a grass base, snow in any weather, evening lighting - on Bukovel! For those who prefer a less active activity, Bukovel resort offers water entertainment complexes, thermal pools with salt water under the open sky, saunas, cable cars, kolyba and restaurants, numerous children's entertainments, attractions, and in summer - the largest artificial mountain lake of Ukraine with a magnificent beach, sun loungers and all water entertainments. Visiting possible Museum "Inverted Hut", Dinosaur Park.

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Extreme lovers in Bukovel are waiting for:

FlySurf (FlySurf) - a completely new fantastic attraction for fans of extreme and outdoor activities; wakeboard - a combination of surfing, snowboarding and water skiing; climbing wall and extreme park (or rope park); rental of velomobiles, bicycles, electric vehicles; aquaball, playgrounds, table tennis, inflatable slide, trampoline, mini-golf, volleyball and mini-football grounds, paintball, horseback riding. And of course, dozens of high-quality trails for downhill skiing

The Jeuness Falls (Hook Falls) - one of the highest, spectacular and popular waterfalls of the Carpathians. The originality of Zhenetsky Falls is that he is very young - he is not even hundreds of years old! In the middle of the XX century. from the collapse of rocks formed 15-meter cliff, from which a rapid stream is now falling. Extreme sports lovers are invited to zip-line - the descent of the steel rope over the waterfall.

"Polonina Peppers" *. We invite you to the stylized polonin in the village. Yablunitsa. You will be met by a gazda, will acquaint you with her farm, will show a real Hutsul hut - a flock with a water-jacket, antique Hutsuls, will reveal the secrets of making budza, vurda and brynza. Guests can enjoy tasting of cheese with homemade liqueurs, live folk music, a photo for memory in Hutsul folk clothes. For an additional fee you can order cauldron, banosh and other local delicacies, purchase souvenirs and organic products - cheese, lard, mushrooms, tinctures.

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Both children and adults will find entertainment here: wooden and stone sculptures, ecological swings, sports grounds, recreation areas, alcoves, a font of youth, health paths, authentic Hutsul huts, Hata Molfara, horseback riding, a museum of folk instruments.

The authentic entertaining complex offers a variety of master classes: wood carving, pottery, perfidy, living, mining and metalworking: brass, bronze, copper; weaving of beads, the first in the world master class on lying in the hay and on the Hutsul sofa of happiness.

Dinner.

Optional excursions are offered:

- optional excursion "Kvass water" *. Village  Kvasses 30 km from Yasinya - the famous resort of mineral ("kvass") waters, known since the 82th century. In total, there are XNUMX mineral water springs in the Rakhiv region. Sanatorium "Gornaya Tisa", the cosmonaut rehabilitation center, tasting of mineral water from the spring. Excursion to the private craft brewery "Tsypa", brewing secrets, cellars with barrels, legends about the cosmonaut Gagarin and hutsul-bokorash, tasting unique sorts of beer with a light snack. Delicious! You can additionally order banosh, bograch, shish kebab, smoked pork ears and other delicious ...

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- optional excursion to trout farming *. Not far from Yasinya is a recreation complex, a pond, fish-trout, where you can catch yourself fresh fish as long as time and a purse allow. And while you wash your hands, there will already be your freshly trout trout on the table, and to her, mouth-watering Hutsul infusions, all sorts of robins, peppers, etc.

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3 day Breakfast.

For anyone who wants to get acquainted with the Carpathians and Transcarpathia, we offer a variety of optional excursions*:

- excursion "Manyavsky Skeet - "The Carpathian Mount Athos" *. Manyavsky Skete - an ancient ascetic male monastery of the Eastern rite, nicknamed "Carpathian Athos", is located on the territory of a botanical reserve, in the very thick of the Carpathian Gorgan, on the banks of the river. Maniavka. According to legend, it was founded by monks who fled from Kiev in 1240. The monks will conduct a tour of the monastery: the church in 1819, monastic cells, the holy cross, the refectory. Walking tour - an excursion to the Blessed Stone - a small cave, which was the first refuge of the monks. Active tourists can hike (8,5 km) along the river canyon to Manyavsky waterfall (18 m tall) - one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the Carpathians.

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- excursion to Kolomyia*. Kolomyek city, one of the most beautiful towns in Galicia with authentic architecture of the times of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the cradle of Western Ukrainian history. City Hall, Chornovola Avenue, Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Christ, Church of the Holy Martyr Josaphat. The unique and only museum of pysanka painting in the world, which is located in the center of the largest egg in the world (13,5 m) and has an exhibition of more than 12 exhibits. One of the best museums in Ukraine is the National Museum of Folk Art of Hutsulshchyna and Pokutya.

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- excursion to Vorokhta*. Vorokhta is an urban-type settlement and a well-known mountain ski and climatic resort, which is located at an altitude of 850 m above sea level in the Ivano-Frankivsk region. Located in the valley of the Prut River in the Carpathian National Reserve. In Vorokhta it is worth to see the wooden churches named after Peter and Paul (XVIII century) and the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (1924-1925), as well as stone railway bridges built in the XIX-XX centuries, the so-called viaducts - masterpieces of technical thought Austro- Hungarian Empire. The first railroad built in this region passed through them. Walk on the chair lift.

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- excursion to Verkhovyna* - the capital of the Hutsul flavor. All interactive museums here will tell you about the Hutsul history and culture. The Museum of Hutsul Magic, the Museum of the Film "Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors", the Museum of Cheese Making and Poloninsky Life "Khata-Staya", the Museum of Musical Instruments of Roman Kumlik, the Museum of Embroidered Clothes of Galinka Verkhovinka, the Ethnographic Center "Hutsul" on the banks of the Black Cheremosh, the estate-museum of Hutsul life and Hutsul instruments by Nikolay Illuk. Master classes on cooking banosh and playing drymba, tasting liqueurs and Carpathian tea in the "Grandfather's Pharmacy". From May 20 to September 20, we invite you on an excursion to polynyu Krynt: on a visit to shepherds who graze cows and sheep on alpine meadows, they cook natural Hutsul cheese - cheese, lamb, budz. Master class on cooking cheese, tasting cheese, collecting herbs.

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- excursion to Krivorivnyu*.  One of the oldest villages in the Carpathian region on the bank of the Cheremosh. They liked to come here to rest and create M. Kotsyubinsky, G. Hotkevich, L. Ukrainka. It was in the vicinity of Krivorivni Paradjanov who shot "Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors". The hut-museum of Ivan Franko, where you can be photographed in national Hutsul costumes, blow into the ancient Hutsul horn. The museum of M. Hrushevsky and "Khata-Grazhda" - Hutsul hut - a fortress in the mountains. If you are lucky, then in these parts you can find a mammoth or molfar.

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- excursion "Vorokhta-Krivopillia"* The past and present of the famous Carpathian resort Vorokhta, viaduct bridges of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Krivopilsky Pass (1013 m). Excursion to the valley "Dil"... On the Polonyna, we will witness the process of cheese production by shepherds, taste freshly prepared products, get acquainted with the life of Polonyna, we can purchase products from farmers. We remind you that shepherds live on the meadow only in the warm season from May 20 to September 20.

- excursion to Chernivtsi * - Ukrainian Vienna, which are rightly considered the pearl of architecture. City tour. A walk through the old town - an integral, almost untouched ensemble of the 2012th - early XNUMXth centuries. Visit to the National University - an architectural masterpiece of the former Residence of the Orthodox Metropolitans of Bukovina and Dalmatia. In XNUMX, Chernivtsi was recognized as the most comfortable city in Ukraine.

- In the summer - climbing Hoverla*. How not to take this opportunity and not to accomplish a personal feat - to climb Mount Hoverla (2061 m)! You will be proud of yourself, and all your friends, relatives and acquaintances will be proud of you! The ascent to Hoverla is 4 km of a picturesque, sometimes treacherous slope, incredible views, the most beautiful nature of the Carpathians and enjoying the purest mountain air. Mount Hoverla is the highest mountain peak and the highest point in Ukraine. Hoverla has a mystical meaning for the Ukrainian people, it is not for nothing that tens of thousands of people conquer it every year.

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At the height of 1750 m at the foot of Hoverla, the Prut River is born from a small source - the left tributary of the Danube, the largest river in Western Europe. Alpine and subalpine meadows await at the height of 1800 m conquerors Hoverla. From here, most of the Ukrainian Carpathians are visible, in good weather, you can see the cities of Ivano-Frankivsk and Kolomyia.

And if you have already conquered Hoverla, then do not despair: there is still Pop-Ivan, Petros, Khomyak, Sinyachka, Gorgany, Montenegrin Range, Lake Nesamovite, Lake Brebeneskul and many other natural wonders of the Carpathians!

- in winter* - skiing, snowboarding on the best ski slopes in Ukraine - ski resorts Bukovel и Dragobrat.

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- for lovers of extreme sports a wide range of adrenaline entertainment *: trips on ATVs, rafting on the mountain rivers Carpathians, horseback riding, climbing the Carpathian peaks and hiking in the Carpathian passes, bicycle rental, jumping.

Dinner at the hotel.

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4 day Breakfast.  Check-out from the hotel.

You can choose one of the excursion routes: Rakhiv-Solotvino-Mukachevo or Yaremche-Ternopol:

- Excursion “Along Tisza + Center of Europe + Solotvino” *. A picturesque road meanders along the largest water artery of Transcarpathia - Tisza, which forms the border between Ukraine and Romania. We walk along the central street of Rakhiv, we will visit the Church of St. John of Nepomuk, Europe’s only museum of mountain ecology and the Museum of Hutsul carving in Rakhiv, Trufanets waterfall, The Carpathian Biosphere Reserve, Geographic center of Europe in the village of Dilove, kolyba museum. Here is a stella with a geodesic sign, in which it is written in Latin: "A permanent, exact, eternal place. The center of Europe is set in the 1887 year, the place is measured very accurately using a special device with a scale of meridians and parallels made in Austria-Hungary." Solotvyno - a piece of the Dead Sea in Transcarpathia. Bathing in salt water, the presence of salt in the water which is 275 g / l salt! Rest in the center "Yalinka" - 4 swimming pool with salt water of different temperatures, ice pool, recreation areas.

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Transfer to Mukachevo. Time for self inspection Palanok castle.

Dinner. Departure from Mukachevo to Kharkov by train No. 45 at 22-38

Arrival in Kharkov in 22-07

- or excursion "Hutsul Switzerland - Yaremche".

This elegant and pretty town, stretched out on the river. Prut, beautiful at any time of the year. You will learn the striking history of the Studite-Doriv Monastery, visit the church of St. Prophet Elijah, the Hutsulshchina restaurant, built without a single nail, the Church of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist. Stop near the Probiy waterfall. The Hutsuls are sure that the places near the mountain waterfalls have powerful energy. Near the waterfall Probiy everyone will feel it: all problems and anxieties are removed as if by hand. Rather, it washes away with water! Visit to the bazaar of Hutsul souvenirs.

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The tourist Mecca of the Carpathians - Yaremche - offers guests a variety of tourist attractions: an open-air cage, a rehabilitation center for animals, a barefoot 800-meter trail, a park-museum "Carpathians in miniature", a waterfall "Maiden's tears" in the Zhonka tract, horseback riding and ATVs.

Dovbush trail - it was created in memory of the national avengers-opryshkakh and their leader Oleksa Dovbush, who fought in this territory the national liberation struggle in 1738-1745. During the passage of the route we are surrounded by a mixed forest of beech, yalits, smerek and relict pines, the rocky landscape of the Yamna sandbags, caves 35 of millions of years old, and picturesque panoramas of the Prut river canyon.

Lunch. Transfer to Ternopol. Departure from Ternopol to Kharkov by train number 112 at 16-43 (odd)

Arrival in Kharkov in 10-23

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Tour option 2 - 3 days in the Carpathians + Kiev

Departure from Kharkov to Kiev by train number 124 in 22-41

1 day Arrival in Kiev in 8-33. Free time in Kiev.

In addition, you can order a bus or walking tour of Kiev of any subject, go for a boat on the Dnieper, visit Kiev-Pechersk Lavra. Sophia Cathedral and other excursion objects of the capital.

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Departure from Kiev to Yaremche by train No. 357 at 14-28.

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2 day Arrival in Yaremcha at 7-03, a group meeting at the station.

Yaremche. Famous climate resort of Ukraine, picturesquely spread in the valley of the river Prut. This smart and pretty town is beautiful at any time of the year. Stop near the waterfall of Proby. Hutsuls are sure that places near mountain waterfalls have a powerful energy. Near the waterfall of the Probyium, everyone will feel it: all problems and anxieties are removed by hand. Rather, it washes off water! Visiting the bazaar of Hutsul souvenirs. The restaurant "Hutsulshchina", aviary with wild animals, the park "Carpathians in miniature".

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Walking tour "Pathway Dovbush." Ecologically-cognitive "Stitch Dovbush" runs through the territory of the Carpathian National Nature Park. Dovbush's stone, as if a man of great strength had been thrown off the mountain, a huge stone tunnel, observation platforms with unearthly panoramas. On the way there are numerous legends about Oleksa Dovbush - the legendary prill, "the prince and the lord of the Carpathian mountains".

Optional excursions are offered:

- Departure by jeep to the Polonin Makovitsa (850 m above sea level). Amazing views of the Gorgan mountain range. On the polonine you will be treated with Hutsul cheeses, cheese, banosh, budz and vurd. The polonine cheeses have their own unique flavor.

- "Manyavsky Skeet - "The Carpathian Mount Athos" * Manyavsky Skete - an ancient ascetic male monastery of the Eastern rite, nicknamed "Carpathian Athos", is located on the territory of a botanical reserve, in the very thick of the Carpathian Gorgan, on the banks of the river. Maniavka. According to legend, it was founded by monks who fled from Kiev in 1240. Walking excursion to the Blessed Stone - a small cave, which was the first refuge of the monks; one of the most beautiful in the Ukrainian Carpathians - Manyavsky waterfall.

- excursion "Reserve" Ancient Galich ": Galich - Krylos" * It was in the village of Krylos that one of the oldest settlements of Galicia was founded, which at one time was the most influential city of the Galicia-Volyn principality. You will get acquainted with the thousand-year history in the Museum of the History of Ancient Galich, which is located in the Metropolitan Chambers of the XNUMXth century. on the Castle Hill. You will see the Assumption Church of the XNUMXth century, built on the site of the main shrine of ancient Galich and the Prince's well - an ancient source, the Church of the Assumption of the Most Holy Theotokos, the chapel of St. Basil of the XNUMXth century, the foundation of the majestic Cathedral of the Assumption of the XNUMXth century. with the burial place of Prince Yaroslav Osmomysl, Galicia's grave, the open-air museum of folk architecture and life of the Carpathian region.

Further - the modern city of Galich on the Dniester, a descendant of the chronicle city. You will see the Church of the Nativity of Christ, a monument to Daniel of Galicia, the ruins of a castle built according to legend by Prince Lubart, a viewing platform with a panorama of the city. And then we will go on an excursion to the Galitsky National Natural Park, visit a rehabilitation center for wild animals, where animals that are in trouble are preparing to return to wildlife: roe deer, deer, wolves, pheasants, owls and others.

- excursion to Chernivtsi * Ukrainian Vienna, which is rightly considered the pearl of architecture. City tour. Walk through the old town - a holistic, almost untouched ensemble of the XIX - early XX centuries. Visit the National University - the architectural masterpiece of the former Residence of the Orthodox metropolitans of Bukovina and Dalmatia. In 2012, the city of Chernivtsi was recognized as the most comfortable city in Ukraine.

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- excursion "Carpathian tram - Benefit *... Walk on the Vygodskaya narrow-gauge railway. The Carpathian tram is a unique narrow-gauge railway, built back in 1989 ... The tram slowly carries tourists along the banks of the Mizunka River in fabulous exotic places, where mountains hang over the train, and the track repeats the serpentine of the river and passes so close to the edge of the coast that it seems as if the train is here - then dive into the water! During the trip, you can visit the hydrological nature sanctuary "Shirkovets", drink healing mineral water from the springs "Naftusya" and "Dzyurkach". And in the warm season, you can swim in the beautiful mountain waterfalls of Mizun.

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The first in Ukraine Center for Historical and Natural Heritage in Vygoda... The Vygodskaya Narrow Gauge Heritage Center is located next to the Carpathian tram stop. 20 interactive exposition skins are dedicated to the flora and fauna of the Carpathians: put puzzles out of birds, listen to their voices, smell the herbs, taste berries, study the anthill in a section, feel like a fox in a fox hole or a bird in a hollow. How is this possible? Come here and see for yourself!

- Excursion "Unique Carpathian Mountains" *. The only mud volcano in Ukraine and Europe, the Buhtivetsky and Krapelkovy waterfalls, the ruins of the Pniv Castle in Nadvirna, the museum of oil fields in Galicia in Delyatino.

Moving to the high mountain village Yasinya, settlement in the hotel. Dinner.

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3 day Breakfast. Walking tour of Yasin.

In the picturesque gorge on the banks of the mountain rivers Black Tisa and Lazeshchina, surrounded by the highest peaks of Ukraine - HoverlaPetros and Bliznitsa, - spread the Hutsul village Yasinya. Mountain ridges, like sea waves, rise above the blue sky. Yasinya - the legendary capital of the Hutsul Republic, one of the most picturesque places of Transcarpathia. Yasinya is not without reason called "Heart of the Carpathians", because it is here that the three main ridges of the Ukrainian Carpathians - Montenegrin, Svidovetsky and Gorgan, meet, forming a conditional heart when viewed from space. Yasinya is the most popular mountain recreation center closest to Dragobrat and Bukovel. The village itself has a fairly developed infrastructure: shops, cafes, huts, souvenirs, equipment rental, several drag lifts, among the attractions - Mount Kostyrivka, Peter and Paul Church and Strukovskaya wooden church of the XVII century.

Optional:

- Departure to the most famous mountain resort of Ukraine - Bukovel*. On the new road through Yablunetsky pass to Bukovel only 12 km. Those who are looking for comfortable conditions for recreation, prepared slopes with a grass base, snow in any weather, evening lighting - on Bukovel! For those who prefer a less active activity, Bukovel resort offers water entertainment complexes, thermal pools with salt water under the open sky, saunas, cable cars, kolyba and restaurants, numerous children's entertainments, attractions, and in summer - the largest artificial mountain lake of Ukraine with a magnificent beach, sun loungers and all water entertainments.

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The Jeuness Falls (Hook Falls)* - one of the highest, spectacular and popular waterfalls of the Carpathians. Located in the mountains between the villages Tatarov and Mikulichin, in the valley of the Zhenets River, which flows into the Prut River, not far from the dacha of the ex-President of Ukraine V. Yushchenko. The originality of the Zhenetsky waterfall is that it is very young - it is not yet hundreds of years old! In the middle of the XX century. from the collapse of rocks, a 15-meter cliff was formed, from which a stormy stream is now falling. Fans of ectrim are invited to zip-line - descent along a steel rope over the waterfall.

Vorokhta * - an urban-type settlement and a well-known mountain ski and climatic resort, which is located at an altitude of 850 m above sea level in the Ivano-Frankivsk region. Located in the valley of the Prut River in the Carpathian National Reserve. In Vorokhta it is worth to see the wooden churches named after Peter and Paul (XVIII century) and the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (1924-1925), as well as stone railway bridges built in the XIX-XX centuries, the so-called viaducts - masterpieces of technical thought Austro- Hungarian Empire. The first railroad built in this region passed through them. Walk on the chair lift.

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Verkhovyna* - the capital of the Hutsul flavor. All interactive museums here will tell you about the Hutsul history and culture. The Museum of Hutsul Magic, the Museum of the Film "Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors", the Museum of Cheese Making and Poloninsky Life "Khata-Staya", the Museum of Musical Instruments of Roman Kumlik, the Museum of Embroideries of Galinka Verkhovinka, the Ethnographic Center "Hutsul" on the Black Cheremosh, the estate-museum of Hutsul life and Hutsul instruments by Nikolay Illuk. Master classes in cooking banosh and playing drymba, tasting liqueurs and Carpathian tea in the "Grandfather's Pharmacy". From May 20 to September 20, we invite you on an excursion to polynyu Krynt: on a visit to shepherds who graze cows and sheep on alpine meadows, they cook natural Hutsul cheese - cheese, lamb, budz. Master class on cooking cheese, tasting cheese, collecting herbs.

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Walking tour to the famous Written Stone * (1221 m). Not far from Verkhovyna is the Bukovetsky Pass, and from it 4 km of an easy walk to the Written Stone - the mysterious sanctuary, where our distant ancestors prayed to the sun and offered sacrifices. Franco, Hotkevich, Kotsyubinsky, Kobylyanskaya, Kobrinsky, Stefanik felt the benefit of the energy of this rock in their time. Ivan Franko wrote that "The written Stone returned me strength and health." On the way, the incredible beauty of landscapes, mountain valleys, dominate here, only .... mountains.

Crypopilla *.  Excursion to the valley "Dil"... On the Polonyna, we will witness the process of cheese production by shepherds, taste freshly prepared products, get acquainted with the life of Polonyna, we can purchase products from farmers. We remind you that shepherds live on the meadow only in the warm season from May 20 to September 20.

Krivorivnya *. One of the oldest villages in the Carpathian region on the bank of the Cheremosh. They liked to come here to rest and create M. Kotsyubinsky, G. Hotkevich, L. Ukrainka. It was in the vicinity of Krivorivni Paradjanov who shot "Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors". The hut-museum of Ivan Franko, where you can be photographed in national Hutsul costumes, blow into the ancient Hutsul horn. The museum of M. Hrushevsky and "Khata-Grazhda" - Hutsul hut - a fortress in the mountains. If you are lucky, then in these parts you can find a mammoth or molfar.

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Kosmach * - the largest village in Europe (84 sq.km) and one of the largest centers of Hutsul art. Here what is not a hut is a master. Master class for the production of cheese conies - a popular type of Hutsuls kind of creativity, known since ancient times. Traditions of modeling of conics, other figures from cheese - karavai, kalachki. Making your own conic. Master class on playing on drymba - the smallest musical instrument in the world!

Kosov * - the capital of the national Hutsul craft. Visit to the Kosovo Museum of Folk Life and Art, exhibition and sale of Kosovo ceramics. Astonishing waterfall Hook in Kosovo will make us hold our breath. Excursion to the famous Sheshorskiy Silver Falls: the height of the fall of a large waterfall (also Hooke) is 5 meters, and the strength of the water flow is mesmerizing. And near the small waterfalls in the warm season there is a whole beach of tourists and tourists.

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Manor of St. Nicholas. You find yourself in a magical winter fairy tale. The fabulous atmosphere of the miracle creates a wonderful mood not only for children, but for eternally busy and gloomy adults.

Having spoken * - the center of lizhnikarstva. Yavoriv is a unique Hutsul village with ancient glorious artistic traditions, where the best folk craftsmen of folk art, woodcarving and embroidery live. Lizhniki - hand-made products from sheep wool - bedspreads, blankets, carpets. Here you can see the process of preparing and producing blankets from spinning sheep wool to the first pattern, purchase warm items made of wool, and special pillows.

Kolomyia *.  Kolomyek city, one of the most beautiful towns in Galicia with authentic architecture of the times of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the cradle of Western Ukrainian history. City Hall, Chornovola Avenue, Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Christ, Church of the Holy Martyr Josaphat. The unique and only museum of pysanka painting in the world, which is located in the center of the largest egg in the world (13,5 m) and has an exhibition of more than 12 exhibits. One of the best museums in Ukraine is the National Museum of Folk Art of Hutsulshchyna and Pokutya.

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- In the summer - climbing Hoverla*. How not to take advantage of the opportunity and not make a personal feat - to climb to the highest point of Ukraine - Mr. Goverlu! You will be proud of yourself, and you will be proud of all your friends, relatives and acquaintances! And if you have already conquered Hoverla, then do not despair: there is also Pop Ivan, Petros, Hamster, Sinyachka, Gorgan, Chernogorsky ridge, Lake Nesamovite, Lake Brebeneskul and others.

- in winter* - skiing, snowboarding on the best ski slopes in Ukraine - ski resorts  Bukovel и Dragobrat.

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- for lovers of extreme sports a wide range of adrenaline entertainment *: trips on ATVs, rafting on the mountain rivers Carpathians, horseback riding, climbing the Carpathian peaks and hiking in the Carpathian passes, bicycle rental, jumping.  Dinner.

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4 day Breakfast. Check-out from the hotel.

You can choose one of the excursion routes: Rakhiv-Solotvino-Mukachevo or Ivano-Frankivsk-Ternopol:

- Excursion “Along Tisza + Center of Europe + Solotvino” *. A picturesque road meanders along the largest water artery of Transcarpathia - Tisza, which forms the border between Ukraine and Romania. We walk along the central street of Rakhiv, we will visit the Church of St. John of Nepomuk, Europe’s only museum of mountain ecology and the Museum of Hutsul carving in Rakhiv, Trufanets waterfall, The Carpathian Biosphere Reserve, Geographic center of Europe in the village of Dilove, kolyba museum. Here is a stella with a geodesic sign, in which it is written in Latin: "A permanent, exact, eternal place. The center of Europe is set in the 1887 year, the place is measured very accurately using a special device with a scale of meridians and parallels made in Austria-Hungary." Solotvyno - a piece of the Dead Sea in Transcarpathia. Bathing in salt water, the presence of salt in the water which is 275 g / l salt! Rest in the center "Yalinka" - 4 swimming pool with salt water of different temperatures, ice pool, recreation areas.

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Transfer to Mukachevo. Time for self inspection Palanok castle.

Dinner. Departure from Mukachevo to Kharkov by train No. 45 at 22-38

Arrival in Kharkov in 22-07

- or moving to Ivano-Frankivsk. Sightseeing tour of Ivano-Frankivsk... You will get acquainted with the 350-year history of old Stanislav. It is forever imprinted in its architectural appearance: Sheptytsky Square, Market Square, Town Hall, Potocki Palace, Bastion fortress complex, Baroque Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, Armenian Church, Temple Synagogue. You will see the monuments to I. Franko and A. Mitskevich, the Armenian Church, the Cathedral. Look at the renovated streets, squares and buildings that create the modern face of Ivano-Frankivsk. It is possible to visit the Museum of the Liberation Movement of the Carpathian Region, the Museum of Local Lore on Rynok Square, the Literary Museum, the Carpathian Art Museum, the drama theater.

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Lunch. Transfer to Ternopol. Departure from Ternopol to Kharkov by train number 112 at 16-43

Arrival in Kharkov in 10-23

Bathing

mountain rivers, thermal complexes, Lake Bukovel

The cost per person in UAH.

The cost of the 1st tour option is 4 days in the Carpathians:

Group 10 + 1 15 + 2 15 + 1 20 + 2 24 + 2 30 + 3 40 + 4 50 + 4
hotel "Tisa"
(2-4-local rooms with private facilities)
5250 4650 4550 4450 4350 4150 3950 3750
hotel "TPod gory"
(2-4-local rooms with private facilities)
5450 4850 4750 4650 4550 4350 4150 3950
hotel "Navigator of the Carpathians"
(2-4-local rooms with private facilities)
5650 5050 4950 4850 4750 4550 4350 4150

 The cost of the 2nd option of the tour - 3 days in the Carpathians + Kiev:

Group 10 + 1 15 + 2 15 + 1 24 + 2 30 + 3 40 + 4 50 + 4
hotel "Tisa"
(2-4-local rooms with private facilities)
4450 3850 3750 3650 3450 3250 3050
Hotel "Under the Mountain"
(2-4-local rooms with private facilities)
4550 3950 3850 3750 3550 3350 3150
hotel "Navigator of the Carpathians"
(2-4-local rooms with private facilities)
4650 4050 3950 3850 3650 3450 3250

It is possible to miscalculate the tour for any number of days, with transfers through Vinnitsa, Lviv, Kiev, Ivano-Frankivsk, the direct compartment train Kharkov - Rakhiv, other options.

The cost of the tour to the Carpathians in winter is here.

Included

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

Notes

  • The price is valid for organized groups of 6 people.
  • Entrance tickets to museums and other sightseeing facilities, equipment rental, lifts, optional excursions are paid additionally.

  • The program can be adjusted at the request of the customer. The tour can be miscalculated for any number of days.
  • The price of the tour can vary depending on the program, the length of the transport service, the level of the hotel, the schedule and cost of the railway passage, high or low season, etc.

  • The price is not valid for the New Year-Christmas period.
  • Specify the cost of the tour and additional services before booking.
  • For adult groups, it is possible to miscalculate a tour on a comfortable bus from Kharkov.


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