Explore one of the most spectacular hiking routes of the Ukrainian Carpathians, Rocks Dovbusha Path near Yaremche, on a private walking tour. You will hear plenty of thrilling facts about Oleksa Dovbush and history of this place from the experienced local guide. This area is also well-known due to the stunning and picturesque views.
Follow one of the most popular routes of the Carpathians, Dovbush Rocks in Yaremche. This track is not complicated and doesn’t call for any special abilities. So everyone can pick this entertaining 3-hour trip.Your journey to the terrific Dovbush Rocks, one of the most impressive showplaces of the Carpathians, will begin from your hotel in Yaremche. Your personal guide will lead you to this striking mountain mass. It appeared more than 70 million years ago, and it occupies a big area in the Carpathian forest. There are plenty of high mountains, over 80 meter-height. Some mountains have imaginative forms, therefor their names - “Witch” or “Doll”, for instance.During the trip, you will admire amazing nature views. You will walk through the forest with pine trees and high bushes and appreciate thrilling mountain rivulets and mossy rocks. This place is well-known thanks to famous Oleksa Dovbush. In the XVII-XVIII centuries he was the leader of the rebels, named “oprishky”. Someone compares him with Robin Good. He took away money from the rich landlords and gave it to penniless people. Oleksa and his team could hide in the rocks within the huge forest. Rich men hated him, and paupers adored.You will learn various legends about this place and adventures of Oleksa Dovbuch. Some people say that he was extremely strong and could move even mountains. The popular legend says that there is a cursed treasure in the forest. Those who will find this stolen gold will turn into a stone.During the walk, you will admire special sculptures devoted to the life of Oleksa Dovbush. This day will be memorable for you due to terrific emotions and sights you will find inside the magnificent Carpathian forest.