This pearl of Mizhhiria will open to you the fascinating world of nature of the Carpathian mountains. You will visit the alpine lake Synevyr, which is recognized as one of the seven wonders of Ukraine. You will see one of the most beautiful Carpathian waterfalls, Shipit, whose waters fall from a height of fifteen meters. The cable car will take you to the top of Mount Gimba, where a grand panorama of the Borzhavsky Highlands opens from a height of 1300 m. In the bear rehabilitation center you will meet the owner of the Carpathian Mountains, depicted on the coat of arms of Transcarpathia – a brown bear. During the excursion to Synevyr you will discover the history and culture of the Transcarpathian Hutsuls, who conquer with their bright color and originality.
Excursion program to Synevyr:
– Departure from Uzhgorod.
– Amazing panoramic views from the Volovets Pass.
– Moving to the village of Synevyrska Polyana. Excursion to the national park to the beautiful lake Synevyr.
– Visit to a bear shelter.
– Lunch in the hut, Hutsul cuisine.
– Moving to the village of Pylypets. Walk to the largest waterfall in Transcarpathia – Shipit.
– Climb Mount Gimba, amazing Borzhavsky mountain meadows.
– Return to Uzhgorod.
Excursion to Synevyr from Uzhgorod and Mukachevo will allow you to fully enjoy the indescribable beauty of nature of Transcarpathia, the charm of which are legends. Synevyr is a very beautiful, romantic and extremely inspiring place, where you feel like you are filled with vital energy and natural strength. It seems that you can walk here endlessly. But how to spend time to see more, and learn the most interesting information, and enjoy it all to the fullest? We know the answer, so now you can visit our one of our favorite excursions, which is a tour of Synevyr. During this trip you will not only get the opportunity to fall in love with a beautiful lake in the Carpathians, but also learn a lot of interesting things about Transcarpathia from our wonderful guides.
You can book this tour at any time and date convenient for you, gathering a group of at least 15 people. The cost of a group tour is calculated depending on the number of people.
Uzhhorod is an exceptionally attractive intertwining and center of various European cultures. Here coexist the brightest aromas and tastes, national traditions and religious denominations. Here you can discover the unique charm of ancient architecture and touching mini-monuments. Then, thanks to the diversity of culture and the proximity of other countries, before going on a trip you can visit the cozy cafes and restaurants, where it is recommended to enjoy delicious food and delicious coffee.
The stop is waiting for you in Synevyrska Polyana in the territory of Synevyr National Park, where Lake Synevyr and the rehabilitation center for bears are located. The brown bear is depicted on the coat of arms of Transcarpathia and has long been considered the master of the Carpathian mountains. The shelter, which is located on an area of 12 hectares, is home to more than 10 bear bears and walks peacefully behind a light wire mesh. This farm is guarded by a reliable electric shepherd. Such a complex in our country is the first and so far the only one, which means that the influx of new settlers is provided.
Pylypets is a mountain village. It is located at an altitude of 700-750 m above sea level. The river Ploshanka, streams Pylypchyk and Studeny flow through the village.
Pylypets was first mentioned in written sources in 1463, but then it was called Verpelepets. According to legend, the name comes from the founder Pylypets, shepherd Pylyp with an emphasis on the first syllable.
The wooden church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin of the XVIII century has been preserved in the village. and 2 wooden bell towers beg. XX century in different parts of the village. Locals say that in the 1930s, the Hungarian authorities offered their ancestors a kind of "barter" - a new stone temple in exchange for wood from the surrounding forests, but they wisely refused.
After the trip it is best to inhale the aroma of linden and sakura, relax on the Uzhgorod embankment, walk towards the forest of Uzhhorod National University. Ungvar, who celebrated his millennium, gives everyone a sense of uniqueness. Therefore, after visiting the city, the traveler gives him his whole soul forever. And the memories of a unique tour will remain in your memory for a lifetime.