Lake Synevyr is the largest lake in the Carpathian Mountains of Ukraine. It is located in Mizhhiria Raion, Zakarpattia Oblast. It is part of the National natural preserve “Synevyr”, which was established in 1989. Scientists estimate that the lake formed about ten thousand years ago. In 2008, the lake was recognized as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Ukraine.Kolochava – a picturesque village in the Carpathians surrounded by mountains. There’s the wooden Svyatodukhivs’ka (Holy Spirit) church built in 1795 – a monument to the wooden architecture of Transcarpathia. Also you will visit the open-air museum of folk architecture and rural life called “The Old Village.” The museum’s exhibits, dating back to the 19th and 20th centuries, represent the rural life and culture of Verkhovyna. During excursion you will visit “Museum of narrow-gauge railway” –it’s a steam locomotive with carriages. It is situated within the territory of ‘Stare Selo’ Museum. The museum exposition is placed in carriages. There are unique exhibits representing the history of narrow-gauge railway development in the Transcarpathian region. The narrow-gauge railway was built in the late XIX c. and nowadays it does not work. That’s why the museum exposition is a unique one with historic relics of the narrow-gauge railway of Borzhava, Teresva and Tereblya valley.
- Duration – 15 hours .
- Start at – 7:00 a.m. (Rynok Square, 29, courtyard)
- Price per person: 600 UAH (+ 50 entrance tickets). Group excursion is held in Ukrainian language.