Conquerors of Transcarpathia

Duration: days: 4/nights: 3
Trip type:
Route: Uzhgorod-Lumshory-Chynadiyevo-Mukachevo

Day 1: Flavor of Transcarpathian Province

Upon arrival and check-in to the hotel, discover Uzhgorod as the center of the province. You will learn that Transcarpathian region borders with five countries, visit the Museum of Folk Architecture and find out how in the ancient times the news were spread in the city, stroll through the avenue planted with sakuras (Japanese cherry trees) and limes, view the secret corners of the Uzhgorod Castle.

Lunch at the restaurant located within the "Uzhgorod Castle".

In the afternoon, you will have a "delicious" tour of interesting places in the city ahead you. You will visit the confectionery of the famous master confectioner Valentine Shtefanio, taste a tasting set in the restaurants "Lord" and "Tavern", be surprised with a variety of confectionery products in the newly opened “Cookies” Café. Believe us, it's all incredibly delicious!

Day 2: Trial in the Mountains

After breakfast in the hotel restaurant, you will travel to Lipovec village, the start point for hiking uphill to Polonyna Fleece (1479 asl). You will have a transition of a mountain lake, the descent to Lumshory village; visit the waterfalls cascade on the river Turitsa ahead of you. After passing all the obstacles you will be privy to the tourists, the most skilled will be awarded the relevant insignia.

The day will continue a picnic in the Transcarpathian style with borgach delicious goulash in the casserole with fried meat prepared on a fire, treating to Carpathian herbal tea. Folklore Ensemble will entertain all present performing Transcarpathian songs and folk music.

In evening you will have a culinary party "Transcarpathian Living" ahead you: tasting of dishes and drinks of national cuisines of the peoples of the province (Hutsuls, Hungarians, Romanians et al.).

Day 3: Province of Castles and Fortresses

Breakfast at the hotel restaurant.

The day will be full of adventures and new knowledge! You will have an interesting quest for castles of Transcarpathia, among them St. Miklos in Chynadiyevo, Nevitsky Castle in Kamyanits a and Uzhhorod Castle ahead you. Quest steps will be various competitions, archery, overcoming obstacles, master class on medieval crafts, etc.

The day will come to the end with a gala dinner at the restaurant Uzhgorod with tasting, during which the quest’s winners will be awarded.

Day 4: Tasteful Adventure

Breakfast at the hotel restaurant.

Your path lies towards the famous Selyshche Cheese Dairy. It is here that you will be able to reveal the secrets of the manufacture of different kinds of cheese, help the masters in their difficult task, to taste a variety of cheeses and choose the best.

Lunch will be served in the newly opened brewery located in Guklivoe village. We can bet that the local beers are the same or even better than imported ones. Have just a taste of them!

At the end of Transcarpathia travel, you will have the opportunity to visit the Mukachevo Castle and Honey House, where you can taste several kinds of honey, mead, buy honey vinegar as a souvenir.

Departure from Mukachevo home.

Cost of the tour* per person with accommodation in double rooms

starts from 4395 UAH**

Included in cost:

  • accommodation in 4* hotels
  • transfers
  • meals and activities as per the program
  • tourist guide services as per the program
  • insurance
  • entrance tickets to sights

Not included:

  • beverages
  • other services not mentioned above
  • air or railway tickets

* Cost is relevant for a group of 14 persons.
** Payment in UAH according to the commercial rate at the date of the invoice.