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Bicycle tour "Poliskyi Natural Preserve"


Level: beginner
Duration: 3 days
Accommodation: wooden lodges with WC outside;
General distance: 115 km
Start/Finish: Korosten (the town in Zhytomyr region, Ukraine);
Tour dates: May 1-3, August 21-24;
Please inquire about other dates and price discount for group booking (more then 5 persons).

The preserve is the only part of an immense stretch of the forests that goes right into the neighboring Belarus. The area is a marshland and marshes have kept this area from being widely cultivated. Hence it preserved pristinely wild conditions.

Day 1

07:00
Meeting at the railway station of the town Korosten
 
Transit to the town Olevsk by minibus, 90 km
10:00
Breakfast at the local restaurant
 
Excursion into the natural reserve “Stone Village”
14:00
Picnic
 
Riding to the village Rudnia Perhanska
 
Masterclass of wild-hive beekeeping
18:00
Dinner


Distance to ride: 45 km
Highlights of the day:
Stone Village. The huge boulders are scattered over the deep forest. The scientists consider that these boulders were fetched with the glacier. Local people has their own thoughts about it. This queer place had accreted with various legends long time ago: about the stone village, traces of pagan deities, etc. It is small wonder that as these stones of fanciful shapes excite your imagination.
Masterclass of wild-hive beekeeping. The region Polissia is one of the few places, where the old traditions of wild-hive beekeeping has preserved. These traditions will be shown for you.

Day 2

08:30
Breakfast
 
Riding across the Poliskyi Natural Preserve
12:30
Picnic, rest
 
Riding across the Poliskyi Natural Preserve
16:00
Arrival into the village Selezivka, accommodation
 
Free time
18:00
Dinner
20:00
Sauna


Distance to ride: 40 km
Highlights of the day:
The whole route for today is going across the territory of the Poliskyi Natural Preserve. No asphalt, no cars - just forest paths and untouched nature. We will be accompanied with the forest worker, who will tell us about local flora and fauna, duties of the forester; answer all our questions.



Day 3

08:30
Breakfast
 
Bicycle tour along the ecological path
14:00
Lunch
 
Transfer to Korosten – minibus, 110 km
18:00
Dinner in local restaurant


Distance to ride: 30 km
Highlights of the day:
The ecological path. You will be definitely a witness of a history of this territory: from the remains of pagan temples, places of blurting out the coal to the permanent fire positions of Stalin-Molotov line. You will watch untouched nature: beavers' settlements, foxholes, pineries, different types of bogs.



Price:
- for the Ukrainian and Russian speaking groups without a translator - 1300 UAH per person;
- for the English speaking groups (from 5 people) - please, inquire for the extra fee for the guide-translator service.

Included:
- accommodation;
- food accept dinner of the final day;
- guide service;
- instructor service;
- medical insurance;
- transfer (minibus);

Not included:
- tickets to Korosten;
- rent of the mountain bike, helmet and bike bag.

Please make the previous reservation. If you plan to join the group, please confirm by e-mail contact@inkyiv.info or by tel. +38032 235 76 30, +380984492525 or coming along to our office.

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