Weekend in Ukraine: the two main cities - Kiev + Lviv (5 DAYS/4 NIGHTS)
GUARANTEED GROUP TOUR: 5 DAYS/4 NIGHTS
Weekend in Ukraine: the two main cities - Kiev + Lviv
Guaranteed departure dates:
every friday, season 2020!
Itinerary: Kiev city – Museum of corruption “Mezhyhirya” - bar crawl Kiev - Andrew's Descent - tasting "Ukraine hospitable" – monument "Motherland" and Museum of History of Ukraine In the Second World War - Kievo-Pecherska Lavra–Lviv – Lviv city-tour
|Arrival in Kiev. Meet-and-greet at the airport. Transfer without a guide to your hotel will be provided. Check-in at the hotel. Free time. Overnight at hotel in Kiev.|
Breakfast in the hotel. Kiev city-tour. We will start from Taras Shevchenko Boulevard, Bessarabskaya Square, Khreshchatyk street, Independence Square, Valery Lobanovsky Dynamo Stadium, Verkhovna Rada (Supreme Council) of Ukraine, Mariinsky Park and Palace, Square Of Glory, Kievo- Pecherska Lavra, Mikhailovskaya Square and St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, St. Sophia of Kiev, Golden Gate and other attractions of Kiev. Freetimeinthecity.
Then we go on an excursion to the Museum of corruption “Mezhyhirya”.
A well-groomed forest park area, decorative lakes with fountains, fresh air, laced bridges.
You will be impressed by the ostentatious luxury of the residence of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. You will see the famous Honka, Spa center, golf course, the magnificent Galleon ship.We will walk along the 3 km of the embankment on the shore of the Kiev Sea. You will hear fascinating stories about the expulsion of monks from Hills of Mezhyhirya. Is it worth going to Mezhyhirya today? Yes! Our tourists, who have already experienced Kiev tour to Mezhyhirya, unanimously repeat: “We want to come back here. Mezhyhirya shall be the National Park of Ukraine!” This area has great historical past. Return to Kiev. In the continuation of the evening we propose to visit bar crawl Kiev (optional).
Such an emotional, bright, non-standard evening is remembered for a long time! We will visit 5 bars of the city, accompanied by a connoisseur of the most interesting cocktails of the capital.
It will be an unforgettable evening and night. Freetime. Overnight stay.
Breakfast in the hotel.
Excursion along the Andrew's Descent.
Andrew's Descent (also known as “Kiev’s Montmartre”) and one of “must see” places in Kiev - The Saint Andrew's Church. In the buildings, along the streets of "Kiev’s Montmartre", there are art galleries, exhibitions, theaters and art workshops. Numerous open air Ukrainian souvenir shops can also be found there.
And after the excursion is over - the food tasting "Ukraine hospitable" awaits us. Such a dinner will be remembered for a long time! The sound of Ukrainian music and the glasses, clinking to the famous Ukrainian toast, that sounds like "Budmo !! Hey !! Hey !! Hey !! (optional).
Free time in the city.
Visiting the most famous symbols of Kiev and Ukraine:themonument "Motherland" –Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War and Kievo-Pecherska Lavra (optional). A colossal 62-meter statue of Motherland (102 m with pedestal) is made of special stainless steel and assembled with a special crane. The memorial complex "Museum of the History of Ukraine in World War II" occupies 10 hectares on the hill of the right bank of the Dnieper. It consists of a giant bowl of the Eternal Flame, an exhibition of military equipment from the times of World War II, as well as post-war years, the alley of the Heroic Cities. Along the slopes of Dnieper lays the front alley, which goes to the gallery of the Main Entrance leading to the square and the museum itself. The sculptures of the gallery embody the heroic defense of the USSR border from the German attack, the horrors of the German occupation, the guerrilla struggle, the labor feat of the rear, the battle for the Dnieper.
And one of the most popular sites highly recommended for visits in Kiev is Pechersk Lavra. Churches and relics for believers, ancient monuments for history fans, magnificent combination of architecture, nature and landscape for beauty enthusiasts – everyone will find something to his taste there.
Lunch – box will be provided at the hotel. 06:00 leaving the hotel. Transfer to the railway station. Departure to Lviv by train. The journey will take around 5 hours. Arrival to Lviv.
Lviv city-tour. The route of the panoramic walking tour through the center of Lviv passes through the streets of the medieval town, the famous Market Square, avenues that are filled with history. You will see all the most popular and famous monuments of architecture.
Transfer to the hotel and check in.
Lunch (optional) at the grill restaurant "Meat and Justice".The restaurant is located in the gloomy casemates of the Bernardine monastery, in the center of Lviv. The theme of the place is medieval times and work of the city hangman. In the interior there will be mock-ups of all kinds of instruments of torture and execution. “Harlots” here work as waitresses, and the only thing that guillotine cuts here, is the largest in Ukraine sausage called "Ksenya".
Excursion "Night guard of Lviv" (optional).The beginning of the tour is at 22:00: when the sun hides over the horizon, to protect our peace on the streets of Lviv goes Black Burgomaster. And we will have the opportunity to help him in this not an easy task and learn all the secrets of the night city. Who if not him, the one who lives more than one century, knows everything about the old city ... Unexpected encounters, scary legends, ghosts, secret rites, mysterious streets and dark alleys - all this awaits us during a night walk in Lviv! And for the good work, Pan Burgomaster will treat us with delicious tea, and devote the most active participants into the "Honorary Guards of the City". Overnight at the hotel.
|Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Lviv airport without a guide. Departure home. End of service. Happy homecoming.|
In case of outbound flight from Kiev instead of Lviv, additional charges apply as following: Transfer from hotel in Lviv to railway station in Lviv and from railway station in Kiev to airport in Kiev (Borispol) + railway ticket Lviv-Kiev - 30 USD per 1 person
*All rights are reserved!
Cost of the program
Prices are quoted in Dollars ($) per person:
Raziohotel Yamskaya 3*,
Reikartz Dworzec Lviv3*
Lviv –Eurohotel 4*
Mercure Kyiv Congress 4*+, Holiday Inn 4*+,
Radisson Blu HotelPodil 4*+,
Reikartz Medievale Lviv 4*+,
SWISS HOTEL 4*+
Kiev - Fairmont Grand Hotel 5*,
NOBILIS HOTEL 5*,
LEOPOLIS HOTEL 5*
|double||412 $||465 $||604 $||921 $|
|single||490 $||560 $||880 $||1400 $|
|triple||402 $||455 $||594 $||911 $|
*the hotels maybe be replaced by accommodation of equal category
The price of program includes:
- 4 nights at the hotel of your choice (3 nights in Kiev, 1 night in Lviv);
- Breakfasts at the hotels;
- Transfers during the tour;
- Transportations during the tour;
- Kiev city-tour;
- English speaking guide service
- Excursion to the Museum of corruption “Mezhyhirya”;
- Excursion along the Andrew's Descent;
- Train tickets Kiev-Lviv;
- Lviv city-tour;
!!! The company has rights to change the excursion days, but the content of the program remains unchanged.
Another departure dates are available upon request!
We wait for you in Ukraine!!!!