Association of Mountain guides “Rovin” invites you to active traveling in Ukraine with professional guides.

Running the Race with the Stryi-river.

Combined cycle tour in the Carpathian Mountains

Dates: august 24-26, 2017

3 days bicycle-trip in Ukrainian Carpathian Mountains, created specially for nature enthusiasts. Indeed most part of the route runs the roads with practically no car traffic.

1st day

24.26.2017 6:15  – Meeting of participants at the suburban railway station in Lviv

6:40 Departure from Lviv by train Lviv – Syanka Arrival at Turka station. From Turka we start our trip along the valley of the Stryi-river. Roads with low traffic are waiting for us. Our route lies down the river, and therefore, we will have energy and time to admire the monuments of the Boyki lands villages (Boyki is a local ethnic group). In addition we’ve brought in a novelty – a visit to the bison farm in Maidan village. One of the main destinations of this day is the highest waterfall in Lviv region, hidden in a mountain gorge, not far from the village of Dovge. After observing the waterfall and the ruins of partially constructedpower plant, we will arrive to Rovinj farm.

Dinner and overnight accomodation are waiting for us in the camp of the Association of Mountain Guides “Rovinj”.

2nd day:

After breakfast we will depart to the village Urych, where we will see the rocks where the castle Tustan was located. We are not going to limit ourselves to the classic visit of the main rock only and will stroll to the rock «Gostryi Camin’» (Sharp Stone). After visiting the Urich rocks, we are going to drive to the village of Sopit, in order to see the Sopit waterfalls. By the evening we will return to the base of the mountain guides. Supper (At request of participants we can arrange a picnic near the base)

3d day

09.07.2017 Breakfast. Checking out from the base. Today we will again go down the Stryiriver. In the village of Korchin we will turn into the gorge and visit the Gurcalo waterfall. Then we will depart to the valley of the Kamianka river in order to enjoy the Kamyanka waterfall, very popular among tourists. Besides we will visit a couple of waterfalls, which are not very well knownand are not listed on any tourist maps. We will finish our cycle journey in Skole, from where will we go home by train. Arrival in Skole is roughly at 18:00 – 18:30. Price: 1600 grn. per person.

Sign up to participate:

call – 0678125260 or fill in the registration form.

Necessary equipment:

  • bicycle

  • helmet (in accordance with traffic regulations absence of helmet is your own responsibility

  • Personal first aid kit

  • Repair kit (if possible)

The price includes:

• train tickets

• Accommodation on the base of mountain guides “Rovinj” (hostel)

• Meals (2 suppers, 2 breakfasts)

• Guide support

• Entrance to paid objects fees

The price doesn’t include:

• Lunch (there are many places where you can buy food order a local Carpathian cuisine dishes on the way)

• insurance

Possible discounts:

• Children under the age of 14

• Participants of the Antiterrorist Operation (ATO)

Carpathians look forward to seeing you all the year round!

Web page created as part of a microproject – “Training for the implementation of tourist accompaniment on cross-border tourist routes and cities of Ukraine and Poland”

Traveling in Ukraine with professional guides!

tеl: +38(032)275 22 79

e-mail: rovin@i.ua

Running the Race with the Stryi-river.

Combined cycle tour in the Carpathian Mountains

Dates: august 24-26, 2017

3 days bicycle-trip in Ukrainian Carpathian Mountains, created specially for nature enthusiasts. Indeed most part of the route runs the roads with practically no car traffic.

1st day

24.26.2017 6:15  – Meeting of participants at the suburban railway station in Lviv

6:40 Departure from Lviv by train Lviv – Syanka Arrival at Turka station. From Turka we start our trip along the valley of the Stryi-river. Roads with low traffic are waiting for us. Our route lies down the river, and therefore, we will have energy and time to admire the monuments of the Boyki lands villages (Boyki is a local ethnic group). In addition we’ve brought in a novelty – a visit to the bison farm in Maidan village. One of the main destinations of this day is the highest waterfall in Lviv region, hidden in a mountain gorge, not far from the village of Dovge. After observing the waterfall and the ruins of partially constructedpower plant, we will arrive to Rovinj farm.

Dinner and overnight accomodation are waiting for us in the camp of the Association of Mountain Guides “Rovinj”.

2nd day:

After breakfast we will depart to the village Urych, where we will see the rocks where the castle Tustan was located. We are not going to limit ourselves to the classic visit of the main rock only and will stroll to the rock «Gostryi Camin’» (Sharp Stone). After visiting the Urich rocks, we are going to drive to the village of Sopit, in order to see the Sopit waterfalls. By the evening we will return to the base of the mountain guides. Supper (At request of participants we can arrange a picnic near the base)

3d day

09.07.2017 Breakfast. Checking out from the base. Today we will again go down the Stryiriver. In the village of Korchin we will turn into the gorge and visit the Gurcalo waterfall. Then we will depart to the valley of the Kamianka river in order to enjoy the Kamyanka waterfall, very popular among tourists. Besides we will visit a couple of waterfalls, which are not very well knownand are not listed on any tourist maps. We will finish our cycle journey in Skole, from where will we go home by train. Arrival in Skole is roughly at 18:00 – 18:30. Price: 1600 grn. per person.

Sign up to participate:

call – 0678125260 or fill in the registration form.

Necessary equipment:

  • bicycle

  • helmet (in accordance with traffic regulations absence of helmet is your own responsibility

  • Personal first aid kit

  • Repair kit (if possible)

Carpathians look forward to seeing you all the year round!

Web page created as part of a microproject – “Training for the implementation of tourist accompaniment on cross-border tourist routes and cities of Ukraine and Poland”

Traveling in Ukraine with professional guides!

tеl: +38(032)275 22 79

e-mail: rovin@i.ua