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Number of days: 2
Cost: 995 UAH
Way to Berestechko we will visit the ancient city of Dubno. Acquainted with the defensive monastery Bernardini (1630), which featured the story of Nikolai Gogol's "Taras Bulba" and occasionally find out who was the real prototype literary character. We examine the fortified gate Lutsk (XV - XVI c.), The only building that remains of the city walls Dubna. In the XVIII century. this building going to local Freemasons. But the most interesting buildings of the city - a favorite residence of the famous Prince Vasili Ostrozky, lock XV - XVII century. We examine outstanding monument fortification art, go up to the powerful bastions, descend into underground dungeons, drop in a deep ditch.
In Dubna going to Plyasheva village, located in the center of the field Berestetskiy battle. After placing farms in green tourism can devote time Cossack Fun: horse riding, fishing or go for a walk chaise.
After breakfast in the welcoming hosts, we go on the field of battle, which occupies a huge space around Pliasheva. First we visit the island Zhuravlyha where there are built in the beginning. Twentieth century. Fallen Memorial and Museum. Memorial (aka - St. George monastery) has a complex and interesting symbols, we visit the underground and above-ground temples, go through the underground passage to the final resting place of heroes Cossacks. The museum will see spectacular archaeological finds from the battlefield Berestechko: guns, household items, and various trinkets and even billeting of soldiers marching Hootch apparatus.
Further our path will run the main places great battle: here under heaven Volhynia easily imagine how moved huge masses of troops, as fiercely defended pressed to wetlands Cossacks as Ivan Bohun deduced from the blow of the Registered elite and how desperately fought fighters ar ' yerhardu, rescuing comrades in arms.
On the battle of Berestechko we know not only from the chronicles and documents detailed information about the events of those days gave the archaeological excavations conducted expedition Rivne museum. So we go to the next level to see at the Museum of Cossack massive collection of antiquities.
Journey completed another unique museum - the only one in Ukraine Amber Museum. Few people know that far from the sea Rivne produced this sunny stone, which usually boast the Baltic countries. In the museum you can see the most amazing amber color - from yellow to the usual brown cherry, white and even black, the oldest in Ukraine amulet of amber (he 2.5 thousand years) zakrystalizovanyh in stone insects that were carried out in this region 40 million years ago.
Return to Kyiv about 22.00
Travelers need to have comfortable shoes for sightseeing, men and women abandon preferably shorts, which you can not visit temples. Women need to have shawls for church attendance. Those planning to ride horseback, you must have long pants or jeans.
Cost of the tour:
In vartis includes:
Accommodation in double rooms;
breakfast, 2 dinners;
The price does not include:
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