About this tour

An excursion to Vynohradiv will give you many vivid impressions and will introduce you to the rich history, unique architecture, picturesque nature and unusual folk flavor that you will not find anywhere else.


Tour dates: every Friday


In the exciting author's program of the excursion "Vynohradiv - the royal city of Transcarpathia", we offer to discover a new bright and stunning side of our region. Many highlights of ancient Sevlyush await you, which was an important outpost on the Salt Route: it was through Vynohrady that salt from the village of Solotvyno was delivered to Europe. Vynogradivshchyna is the land of Transylvanian princes, kings, barons, Gypsies-Keldelari and real Transcarpathian Gazd-Magyars.

You will be enchanted by the abundance of exotic trees in the Berezinka Arboretum, you will be amazed by the real "twins' source", you will be surprised by the history of the legendary Kankiv Castle, which in ancient times was not inferior in beauty and grandeur to the Mukachevo "Palank", you will be captivated by the architecture of Vynohradiv, which was once a center of trade and even received royal privileges. In addition, you will see the highest and oldest wooden bell tower in Transcarpathia, as well as the active defensive Reformed church in the village of Bene. A pleasant bonus of the excursion will be the tasting of products made from the milk of black buffaloes!


Paid additionally:

Lunch - approximately UAH 100;

Tasting of buffalo milk products - UAH 75/person;

Securing a specific seat on the bus for a tourist - UAH 100/person;

Wine tasting - UAH 100/person.


*The tour is conducted in Ukrainian

 

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Program

- Departure from Uzhhorod. - A walk along the alleys of the unique Arboretum "Berezinka", where you will be pleasantly surprised by the variety of flora of rare and exotic trees. - Stop in the "twin capital", p. Velika Kopanya, where we can quench our thirst from a unique spring with the purest water. - Tour of the ruins of the Vynohradiv Stonehenge - Kankiv Castle (XI-VII centuries), located on the escarpment of the mysterious Black Mountain. - Excursion to the city of Vynohradiv, the ancient center of the Ugochan Committee in northern Transylvania, and later - of the Austrian Empire. You will visit the palace of Baron Pereni, the ancient Church of the Ascension, the Franciscan monastery, you will see the original bronze monuments to Vinarev and the fountain "The Girl Pressing Grapes". - An interesting excursion to the only buffalo farm in Ukraine, where the restored population of these amazing animals is occupied. Tasting of milk, sour cream, butter and dry mozzarella cheese from the milk of black buffaloes. - Inspection of the active church (XIV century) and the highest wooden bell tower in the Transcarpathian region (XVIII century) in the village of Chetfalva. - Stop in the village of Bene and inspect the active defensive Reformed church (XIV century). - Visiting the tasting wine cellar of the legendary Transcarpathian winemaker Ivan Ursta, whose wines always take prize places at festivals. - Return to Uzhhorod.

5 reasons to choose tour

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An excursion to Vynohradiv will give you many vivid impressions and will introduce you to the rich history, unique architecture, picturesque nature and unusual folk flavor that you will not find anywhere else.

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We offer to discover a new bright and stunning side of our region

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Many highlights of ancient Sevlyush await you, which was an important outpost on the Salt Route

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You will be enchanted by the abundance of exotic trees in the Berezinka Arboretum, you will be amazed by the real "twins' source", you will be surprised by the history of the legendary Kankiv Castle, which in ancient times was not inferior in beauty and grandeur to the Mukachevo "Palanok"

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In addition, you will see the highest and oldest wooden bell tower in Transcarpathia, as well as the active defensive Reformed church in the village of Bene

What is included?

Transfer along the route

Transfer along the route

Professional guide

Professional guide

*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.