About this tour

Picking mushrooms in the Carpathians, admiring nature and the beauty of the mountains, relaxing in the fresh air

Tour date: October, 8, 15

The price does NOT include and will be paid additionally:
- entrance tickets to tourist facilities;
- food

What to take with you on a mushroom tour:
- a document certifying your identity (passport);
- comfortable waterproof shoes (preferably mountain trekking boots with high lacing and a "vibram" type protector);
- a windproof jacket with a hood, preferably waterproof, windproof pants that do not hinder movement, a warm sweater or a "fleece" type jacket, headgear (hat, bandana), raincoat;
- a spare set of clothes (can be left on the bus);
- shoulder bag (backpack);
- water (1-1.5 liters per person);
- food for snacks while picking mushrooms (sandwiches, chocolate, a thermos with hot tea or coffee);
- necessary medicines (individual first-aid kit) that you use, adhesive plaster.

WARNING! Technical information about the mushroom tour:
1. When picking mushrooms, you have to walk a lot in the forest in a mountainous area, the estimated mileage is 10-15 km for the whole day, the height difference is up to 450 meters. Mushroom hunting is of medium difficulty, does not require prior training or experience, and is designed for an average group of physically healthy people.
2. Mushroom picking time is 5-6 hours.
3. The area of ​​mushroom picking in the Carpathians (directions, villages, locations) is announced a few days before the trip and depends on the availability of mushrooms according to informants (mushroom guides).
4. The organizers do not guarantee the presence of mushrooms. You can find 100 mushrooms, or you can find 0. The goal of our mushroom hunting trip is not to find mushrooms professionally, but to combine recreation in nature with mushroom hunting in a pleasant company. The probability that during the mushroom tour you can collect mushrooms for the whole winter is very small.
5. The organizers do not show the places of direct growth of mushrooms, but lead to locations where they should potentially be, and tourists find them on their own.
6. During mushroom picking, the group is divided into teams of up to 10 people. Each team goes for mushrooms with a guide (mountain instructor, manager).
7. The organizers can consult about the found mushrooms, but do not sort them in detail. Tourists are responsible for the mushrooms they find.
8. Before starting the mushroom tour, each tourist writes a handwritten receipt for familiarization with the basic rules and warnings.
9. It is strictly forbidden to drink alcohol while picking mushrooms.
10. Those who did not find mushrooms or did not find enough, will be given the opportunity to buy them from roadside sellers :)

Program

Departure from Lviv (07:00) - moving to the Carpathians, preparation for the search, division into teams, mushroom search, snack, mushroom search, dinner - Lviv (return by 7:30 p.m.).

5 reasons to choose tour

1

We invite you to a quiet hunt in the picturesque mountains of the Carpathians in the kingdom of mushrooms

2

During the mushroom journey, you will find yourself high in the mountains,

3

Admire beautiful landscapes, immerse yourself in the interesting world of nature of the Carpathian region, and breathe in the fresh air.

4

An excursion for mushrooms is a great opportunity to take a walk in the forest, relax your thoughts and gain strength for new achievements.

5

We invite gamblers and desperate people to the Carpathians for mushrooms and guarantee a good mood and a good rest!

Key landmarks

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Hunting for mushrooms

We invite you to a quiet hunt in the picturesque mountains of the Carpathians in the kingdom of mushrooms, because it is well known that they are the most mushroom-rich region in our country, if you consider that these are one of the most ecologically clean places in Ukraine, then a beautiful and useful pastime is guaranteed. Coniferous and beech forests are especially rich in mushrooms in the Carpathians, they also grow on meadows, forest edges and even on steep slopes. During the mushroom journey, you will find yourself high in the mountains, admire beautiful landscapes, immerse yourself in the interesting world of nature of the Carpathian region, and breathe in the fresh air. An excursion for mushrooms is a great opportunity to take a walk in the forest, relax your thoughts and gain strength for new achievements. We invite gamblers and desperate people to the Carpathians for mushrooms and guarantee a good mood and a good rest!

What is included?

Transfer along the route

Transfer along the route

Professional guide

Professional guide

Travel insurance

Travel insurance

*From each purchased tour, we transfer 10% to the Ukrainian Refugee Support Fund. All profits from press tours are transferred to the reconstruction of Ukraine.