Everyone who wants to get to know Transcarpathia in all its diversity, we invite you to take part in a cognitive excursion to Khust, which gives a bright and unforgettable experience.
You will visit the village of Iza – the center of wickerwork, where folk craftsmen create masterpieces from ordinary willow vines. On a deer farm you will meet one of the most graceful animals – a spotted deer. And at the Highland Ranch you will see 13 species of exotic animals and, if desired, taste snails. Try on colorful, very beautiful and high-quality felt hats and visit the farm, where the population of Carpathian buffalo is restored.
And all this – against the backdrop of picturesque mountain panoramas of Khust region!
* During the flowering of daffodils, a visit to the buffalo farm is replaced by an excursion to the valley of daffodils, which is located in the tract of Kiresh, on the outskirts of Khust.
Khust region is one of the most colorful regions of Transcarpathia. Here you will be enchanted by the grandeur of nature, the history of the region, the local flavor and a large number of unique attractions.
We invite you to visit a rich and bright excursion to Khust, which is called Raisins of Marmarosh. During the tour you will discover many more interesting facets of Transcarpathia!
* During the flowering of daffodils, a visit to a buffalo farm is replaced by a visit to the Valley of Daffodils. The valley of daffodils is located 4 kilometers from Khust, in the tract of Kireshi. At least once in your life you should come here to admire the charming delicate white flowers of the narcissus narrow-leaved, brought here by the ancient glacier. We used to see these flowers alone in the flower beds, but nature gave us the opportunity to contemplate the continuous flowering daffodil fields. But in addition to aesthetic value, the reserve “Valley of Daffodils” is a unique botanical site, which protects the largest in Europe area of growth of relict narcissus.
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.
Between the villages of Iza and Lipcha there is a unique place - a farm of spotted deer, which occupies 57 hectares. Spotted deer are one of the most beautiful animals on the planet, because it is not for nothing that these animals are called "flower deer" in China. Deer are so accustomed to people that they eat out of hand and willingly take pictures with tourists. Standing near the fence with the animals, you will be able to feed them, you will be surprised by their tenderness.
Here and curly cows and four-horned goats, Cameroonian sheep, nutria, swans, ostriches and peacocks. Here you will also be invited to taste snails and snail caviar.
The next stop is in the village of Iza, where craftsmen, honing their art for centuries, have achieved great skill, glorifying their village far beyond the land. Apparently, there is no such thing in the world, a copy of which Izyan masters could not make from the vine. Directly in the village yards there are many shops where the works of local masters are presented. In memory of your tour of Transcarpathia, you can buy these wonders of folk talent.
Tasting of black buffalo milk products.
In the village of Velyka Kopanya, at the source of Chorgo, we will make a stop for rest and try spring water. The spring water is considered the purest in Ukraine and contains a large percentage of silver. There is another interesting feature of the springs, because it is with this water that the locals connect the main reason for the mass birth of twins in the village. Due to the phenomenon of the birth of twins, the village of Velyka Kopanya was entered in the Ukrainian Guinness Book of Records. It is believed that everyone who has problems with childbirth, after trying the water from the spring, become happy parents. Yes or no, but the water in the spring is really delicious. And on the way to Uzhgorod you will learn a lot of interesting things about Transcarpathia.
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.