|1. «At Gogol’s». The
village of Velyki
Sorochyntsi with the visit of Spas
Church, where little
Mykola was baptized, hotel-museum «Gogol’s Khutor», Gogol’s manor. Gogolevo.
Historical motherland of great Russian writer M.V. Gogol. You
will visit the house-museum, where his family lived, where the famous
writer grew up. You will walk in the beautiful park, which was planted by
Gogol himself. 2. Excursion to Dykanka. Acquaintance with Dykanka: burial
vault of Kochubei princes. St. Nicholas Church with glass cupola and
secret dungeon, ancient Trinity
Church, where the
events of “Viy” by Gogol occurred, windmill, eight hundred years old oaks
– everything breathes with mystics in the place, where the events of
“Evenings in khutor close to Dykanka” were developing.
3. «Opishnia – the capital of Ukrainian pottery». Travel
in Cossack region. We suggest to «dismount», that is to stop at the
national museum-reserve of Ukrainian pottery. The exhibition of works of
the masters of 18th -19th centuries, open air museum,
potters’ estates. We guarantee the presents from popular artisans and
pleasant impressions from what you will see!
4. «Dubrovka stud farm». Orel and Russian trotters are gems of
trotter horse breeding. Shooting and horse riding, horse feeding. Review
excursion in the territory of the stud farm, departure to pasture. You may
purchase locally produced curative beverage – koumiss (fermented mare's
milk). 5. «Kozelshchyna village nunnery of the Virgin Nativity».
The nunnery in the village
receives the pilgrims. The excursionists have the possibility to visit the
divine service, touch the miracle-working icon of Kozelshchyna’s Mother of
God, confess, make the holy sacrament of communion. The lay sisters of the
nunnery carry out the excursion in its territory, give a dinner. 6. «Travel for holy places of Myrhorod region» «Fir Church»
In the village of Cherevky there is acting unique church of Holy Intercession, which is built
of Carpathian fir without using nails. In the church public prayer is
given for excursion groups, the priest has a talk with parishioners. There
is possibility to visit the manor of the Muraviov-Apostol and three-trunk
oak planted in the village
of Khomutets. 7. «Mhar Monastery of
Spas and Transfiguration near Lubny». Near the town
of Lubny, on the mountain of Zazhury,
among magnificent nature the monastery meets the pilgrims. You can touch
the icon of the he Miracle-Worker Athanasius. From natural spring you may
take holy water. In the territory adjacent to the monastery you can visit
Church and the tombs
of Mhar newly canonized martyrs.
8. «Travel in Poltava land». The excursion passes through the villages and towns of the region. In Opishnia you can purchase pottery. Dykanka will invite you to the St. Nicholas Church of 1794, family burial vault of the princes Kochubei. The region center – the city of Poltava – will show the guests the field of Poltava Battle, the graves of soldiers, monuments of Poltava Battle, Sampson Church, the nunnery of Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Poltava museums. The views of Ivan mountain delight the visitors, architectural monument to Poltava dumpling is waiting for those who wish to be photographed.
9. «Review excursion in Lubny land». Interesting trip to one thousand years old town. Local history museum of the town of Lubny and picture gallery meet the guests. The monuments and architectural buildings in the center of the town and amusing zoological corner will please the children and adults.
10. «Review excursion in Lubny land». Interesting trip to one thousand years old town. Local history museum of the town of Lubny and picture gallery meet the guests. The monuments and architectural buildings in the center of the town and amusing zoological corner will please the children and adults.