Sofiivka and Podillia, excursion
Date of the tour: (every 3rd week of the month)
-1 Day (Friday): departure from Lviv (21:00) - a night drive to a comfortable bus to Uman.
-2 Day (Saturday): National arboretum "Sofiyivka" (tour and lunch) - Palace of the Countess Scherbatova in Nemyriv - overview landscapes of the Southern Bug and attractions in the villages and Sokolec Pechora - Vinnitsa (overview of light and music fountain, settlement at the hotel at 21:00) .
-3 Day (Sunday): Breakfast and check-out (09:00) - Vinnitsa (cruise on a boat on the Southern Bug, an overview of the museum and tomb MI Pirogov) - Medzhybizh (tour of the castle and lunch) - moving to Lviv (return 22:30).
Detailed description of the excursion sites:
Cut-away of the city is the National arboretum Sophievka, which is the most beautiful park in our country and has been recognized as one of the seven wonders of Ukraine. Sofiyivka was built on the verge of XVIII-XIX Art. Stanislav Potocki in a gift beautiful wife Sophia Greek woman. The park is spread over an area of ??about 180 hectares, it grows more than 2,000 species of trees and shrubs of the whole world. In the park you need to go to every time of the year, at least four times in my life. And why not, because you are invited to the gods of ancient Greece on a romantic date with her Majesty of Nature.
In addition to the ancient (XIX century.) And one of the largest in the country distillery in the town preserved a remarkable neoclassical palace Countess Scherbatova (1885-1917rr.) With a large park. Devotees also be interested in the ancient landmarks of sacral architecture - the Trinity Church (1806r.) And the Church of St. Joseph the Betrothed (1803r.).
Sokolets and Pechora.
Here are some of the greatest charms of skirts - Pechora thresholds, which are huge boulders in the middle of the picturesque Southern Bug and the architectural masterpiece of the brilliant architect Vladislav Gorodetsky - the mausoleum Potocki (1904r.). Romantics can walk Pechora park decoration which are grottos, baths, sculptures and even a romantic painted with huge boulders. Devotees interested in ancient wooden church of the Nativity of the Virgin (1762r.) And the complex of buildings of the water mill (1898r.).
The beautiful city on the shores of the Southern Bug, which is the ornament of Holy Transfiguration Cathedral (XVIII century.), The wooden St. Nicholas Church (1746r.), The palace Grokholsky (1770th) with a park and picturesque water tower. This Mecca is the National Museum-Estate of the outstanding scientist, brilliant surgeon, anatomist, educator and social activist Nikolai Pirogov. Museum owns the house in which he lived Pirogov, museum-pharmacy, a memorial park and the church-necropolis where the embalmed body rests a great scientist. Nearly seven million people from 169 countries visited the museum of the Pirogov.
Photos of this tour you can see Museum Pirogov.
Also we will visit the largest in Europe, a floating light and music fountain, which is set on the Southern Bug River. Its height is 60 meters and width -. 140 m Fountain, which is among the ten most spectacular fountains of the world awaits you in Vinnitsa, photo fountain The fountain in Vinnitsa.
The city at the confluence of the Southern Bug and Buzhok known for its Ukraine due to its fantastic fortress (XVI-XIX cent.), Picturesque towers and defensive walls which can be seen from all sides. Amaze and size of the castle, with an area of ??4 hectares, and the length of the walls from 85 to 130 meters.
Photos castle Medzhybizh.
In the middle of the ruins of the fortress and the palace Senyavskaya Church (1586r.). The city is a great center of pilgrimage Hasidim, because this is where he lived and died the founder of Hasidism, the Baal Shem Tov (Besht).
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Cost of the excursion:. 440 UAH / person.
The price includes: transportation by comfortable bus euroclass, accommodation, maintenance-speaking guide, excursions to museums, travel insurance.
Not included and to be paid extra: entrance fees to museums, food.
- Arboretum "Sofiyivka" in Uman (adults and students -. 40 UAH / person, school-age children - 25 UAH / OS, preschoolers - b / n)
- Cruise on a boat in the winery - adult 25 UAH, students and students of UAH 15, children 5-10 years - 10 UAH, children under 5 free.
- National Museum-Estate MI Pirogov Vinnitsa (adults - 50 UAH for 3 the museum: 25 UAH Chapter body, UAH 10 - Museum of pharmacy, 15 UAH church-uspalnya; children and students - 23 UAH for 3 museums: 13 UAH Ch. housing, 5 UAH - Museum of pharmacy, 5 UAH church-Adormirea;. preschoolers - b / n).
- Medzhibizhskaya Fortress (adults - UAH 15, children, students -. 7 UAH.).
Accommodation: Hotel "Southern Bug" in the city of Vinnitsa, 2 double polyuksy with in-room amenities.