The Peaks of Lviv Region: Parashka Mountain
Parashka Mountain is one of the highest and most picturesque peaks of the Skolivski Beskydy mountain range. The mountain went into history by dramatic events of the Kyiv Rus period, when descendants of Volodymyr the Great were fighting for the throne. According to the legend, Princess Paraska was killed just here, following the battle between two sons of Volodymyr the Great. This historical turmoil echoes in the name of the mountain. It was also the place of fierce battles during World War II. Today it is a favourite destination for many tourists due to amazing landscapes are seen from the ridge of the mountain.
This hike is of moderate complexity with the length of the route appr. 20 km, which in combination with snow will increase the difficulty of the path. Duration is appr. 15 hours. Small-group format ensures a personalized experience.Itinerary
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Mount Parashka, Skole Ukraine
Parashka Mountain is the highest peak of the mountain range that has the same name (1268 m asl). There is a memorial plaque at the top of the mountain with the following inscription: «Paraskevia, the daughter of Drevlyany Prince Svyatoslav, was killed and buried here in 1015». Following the legend, the mountain was named after her. If the weather is fine one will enjoy wonderful Carpathian landscapes.
Duration: 30 minutes
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Minimum age is 10 years"
"Dress code: check our recommended equipment list below"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
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"to avoid any misunderstandings. The company reserves the right to reject your participation in a hike provided you don’t have appropriate footwear. This requirement was based on the necessity to guarantee your safety and convenience."
"Please inform us if you need any of the below mentioned equipment while booking the tour. The prices are given per person per day. We kindly ask you to reserve the equipment in advance. We don't demand any deposit from our clients."
"Light backpack for hiking (daypack) with a rain cover (3 euro)"
"Trekking shoes (waterproof)"
"Gaiters (2 euro)"
"Warm socks (and a spare pair)"
"Thermal underwear (both top and bottom)"
"Wind stop and waterproof pants and jacket"
"2 Fleece jackets or sweaters (1 light and 1 warm)"
"Warm hat and buff"
"2 pairs of gloves, a light and a warm pair (waterproof and wind stop)"
"Sitting mat with a fixing belt"
"Thermos with hot tea"
"Trekking poles (2 euro)"
"Personal portable first-aid kit"
"Sunglasses or goggles"
"Set of clothes for transfers during the tour (shoes, socks, underwear, outerwear): please mind that the clothes after hiking may be wet or dirty"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers"
Duration: 14 To 15 Hours
Lviv, Lviv, Lviv Oblast
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.