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Getting to know Lentvaris park

Hidden : 11/12/2011
Difficulty:
2.5 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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[LT] APIE LENTVARIO DVARO SODYBA SU PARKU


Lentvario gyvenviete istorijos šaltiniuose minima dar Kryžiuociu ordino kronikose. Parkas suklestejo tik XIX a. pabaigoje, kai dvara paveldejo grafas Vladislovas Tiškevicius (prieš tai dvaras priklause jo tevui Juozapui Tiškeviciui). Naujojo savininko iniciatyva ir lešomis buvo perstatyti rumai, kurie igavo neogotikines formas, (architektas Waeg’as). Pati parko teritorija užimanti daugiau nei 20 hektaru ploto, buvo suprojektuota žymaus prancuzu landšafto architekto Eduardo Fransua Andre (Édouard François André, 1840–1911). Šio talentingo kurejo deka Lentvario dvaro parkas išsiskiria iš kitu Lietuvos parku. Cia galima rasti ispudinga vandenu sistema, besijungiancia tvenkiniais ir upeliais, kriokliais. Parkas pasižymi unikalia Lietuvoje taku sistema - akmeniniais laiptais. Parko erdves imituoja kalnu kraštovaizdi, taciau del vietoves reljefiškumo - kalvotumo, atrodo naturaliai, cia gausu dirbtiniu uolu, daug akmenu, yra grota ir akmeniniai pakeliu suoliukai, betoniniai medžiu kelmai. Iš istoriniu šaltiniu yra žinoma, kad Tiškeviciu laikais parkas klestejo, cia vyko kulturinis gyvenimas, grafai augino daug žirgu, taip pat isteige viniu fabrika.

P.S. Pagrindinis lobis yra susipažinimas su parku, tad neskubekite keliaudami iš lobio etapo i etapa ir skirkit laiko apsižvalgymui. Taigi mes prašome apsilankymo log'e pasidalinti, jums labiausiai patikusios vietos šiame parke, nuotrauka.


[EN] ABOUT LENTVARIS MANOR WITH PARK

Lentvaris settlement in historical source is mentioned even in chronicles of the Teutonic Order. But Park flourished only in the end of XIX century, when manor was inherited by earl Wladyslaw Tyszkiewicz (befor him it belonged to his father Joseph Tyszkiewicz). By initiative and funds of new owner the mansion was rebuild and acquired neogothic forms (by architect Weag). The territory of park is 20 ha, and where designed by famous French landscaping architect Eduard Fransua Andre (Édouard François André, 1840–1911). Thanks to this talented creator, Lentvaris Manor Park is exclusive comparing with other parks of Lithuania. In this park we can find impressive water system, which is connected with ponds and steams, waterfalls and cascades. The park has a unique in Lithuania path system and stone stairs. Park space simulates mountain landscape, but because of area relief effects - hilly (undulating), it looks natural. Park is rich in artificial rocks, many stones, there is a grotto, benches made from rocks and concrete tree stumps. According to historical sources it is known that the park has thrived in times of Tyszkiewicz, there was a cultural life, earls has raised a lot of horses, as well as set up a nail factory.

P.S. The main treasure is to get to know this park, so do not rush while moving from cache stage to stage and spare some time just to look around. Consequently we will ask you to include in your visit log a picture of place you liked the most in this park.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[LT] Gnec hbyh cb nxzravzv
[EN] Orgjrra ebpxf haqre gur fgbar

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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