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Number of days: 3
Cost: 1400 UAH
Let's go by Gogol places: from Kyiv to Poltava, then from Dykanka to Gogolevo and from Velyki Sorochyntsi to Myrhorod. That's a great journey to old ukrainian cities and small misterious villages.
Day 1 : Kyiv
Group meeting in Kyiv.
We have breakfast and check in at the hotel. Placed in comfortable rooms, we meet with the guide and go on a bus sightseeing tour in ancient Kyiv . You will see the longest and most prominent places of the capital, including St. Sophia and Vladimir Cathedrals, drive through the most famous streets and squares of Kyiv , as well as along the main
square of the country, the center of the Ukrainian capital - Independence Square; You will visit the heart of the historical part of the city - Podil and feel the beauty of the hero city of Kyiv , which stands on the mighty Dnieper River, driving along the Dnieper embankment.
After a delicious dinner, you can feel the greatness of the Ukrainian shrine - the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra and visit the near and far caves in the complex.
Optional: the Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine, the Museum of Microminiatures, the Museum Complex “Art Arsenal”.
Crowded with impressions and sensations we return to the hotel.
Day 2 : Poltava
We have breakfast, check out from the hotel and leave Kyiv.
On the way to Poltava we visit the Mgar monastery, which was founded in 1619, and which was visited by all hetmans of Ukraine. We arrive in Poltava and dine with national dishes. Then we go on a city tour.
Founded by the Slavs-northerners in the IX century. the fortified village on Ivanova Mountain marked the beginning of the development of the Old Russian city of the 10th – 13th centuries. Currently, archaeological research has proved that Poltava was founded in 899. Over the many centuries of its existence, Poltava has made a significant contribution to the Ukrainian and world art treasury. The life and work of many poets, artists, composers, scientists, both those who were born here and those whom fate brought to Poltava, are connected with the city.
In our program: the historical center, the monument of Glory, the round square, the Museum of Local Lore, the “white gazebo”, the monument to the Poltava dumpling, the Kotlyarevsky estate, the monuments are connected with the history of the Battle of Poltava and the museum of the history of the Battle of Poltava. Then we check into a hotel, have dinner and relax during the entertainment program.
Day 3 : Gogolevo - Velyky Sorochyntsy - Myrhorod
We have breakfast, check out from the hotel and set off on the road. The first on our way is with Dykanka. This is a small world with it's worries and joys, shrouded in legends and stories. She is unique, hospitable and mysterious. Every corner of it is saturated with this mystery - and it excites, interests and attracts to itself. It seems that it is here that the real and the impossible are intertwined, the sacred and the sinful, the past and the modern.
Gogolevo - here the childhood and youth years of Mykolay Gogol passed, he came here in different years to his mother and sisters. Having become acquainted with the estate, we move to the legendary and well-known to everyone with Velyky Sorochyntsy. It is here that the Sorochinskiy Fair will be held! The Sorochinskiy Fair is not just a major trade festival at which leading enterprises from Ukraine and other countries present their products. This is also a vivid theatrical performance with the participation of heroes of the works of M. Gogol and folklore groups, as well as an extensive concert and entertainment program. In addition, M.V. Gogol was born and baptized here, about whose life we learn even more interesting facts.
We move to the city of Myrhorod, where a delicious lunch awaits us. After lunch, we get acquainted with one of the oldest settlements of Left-Bank Ukraine - the city of Myrhorod.
After an interesting excursion, we go back to Kyiv.
Type: Across Ukraine