Hill lakes of Ukraine
Into the Carpathians there are many than 30 mountain lakes at an altitude of between 1,500 and 1,800m, of glacial beginning in accordance with exceptionally temperatures that are low. In Verkhovyna, when you look at the hill variety of Chornohora, during the altitude of 1,510m above sea degree, there clearly was some of those crystal cool lakes, because of the poetic title, Maricheika.
The crystal-clear freshwater pond took its water from underground sources, springs and atmospheric waters, yet the depth associated with pond will not meet or exceed 1m. The region from it is 1 hectare, and you will find hill pines (creeping pine) and junipers round the pond shores.
The legend associated with pond is mirrored with its title and tells the whole tale of long-gone times. Like Synevyr, based on folklore, it absolutely was created from a man’s tears. The pond glorifies the selfless feat of Maricheika, a new spouse of shepherd Ivan. She brought enemies to thickets that are impassable destroyed her life. Her husband’s inconsolable tears created a pond.
The legend has another ending: nature itself avenged the spouse with a disaster that is natural burying the enemies in the bottom of a hill pond. They state that if you notice the turquoise design for the North-Eastern slope of mount Shuryn at dawn, you are going to experience pure joy. Continue reading The Ukrainian Carpathians are a definite protected part of untouched nature, with primordial mountains and emerald woodlands, flowering valleys and performing waterfalls