We know Ukraine. We love Ukraine.
And we want You to know and love it, too
Region: Kyiv City
Number of days: 5
Cost: 980 UAH
Kyiv is the city of youth. We want our guests to get acquainted not only with historical attractions, museums, but also show the cheerful and entertaining part of the city, reveal some of its mysteries. Kyiv is a modern European city where one can have fun quite well and which has a great cultural potential. A visit to Kiev turns into an exciting traveling and living in hostels gives an opportunity to save the budget. It is possible to order the program in a shorten 2-, 3- or 4-day variant.
Day 1. Arrival to Kyiv. Start of a sightseeing bus tour around Kyiv. Guests will see a powerful city which lives the life of the metropolis and preserves the majestic monuments of history and architecture. Young tourists will visit all the major historical areas of the city on the Dnieper, and the most important thing - this tour is necessarily adapted to the age of the group, its wishes and interests. Accommodation to hostel.
Excursion "Old Kyiv and Podol”. Guests continue the acquaintance with Kyiv from closer distance. And go through the cozy streets of the ancient City from the Golden Gates to Saint Sophia, built in the eleventh century by Prince Yaroslav the Wise. Then to St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery and to Starokyivskymountain to a place “where the Rus’ land came from”. From here group look at panorama of Kyiv, beautiful St. Andrew's Church, make a wish at the monument of Pronya Prokopivna and Golokhvastov, walk down the most picturesque street in Kyiv - St. Andrew's descent. And finally guests are at Podol - one of the most ancient districts of Kyiv.
Day 2. Excursion to Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. It is unacceptable to come to Kiev and do not visit Lavra. Kiev-Pechersk Lavra for centuries was the center of Orthodox Christian spirituality. The wisdom was kept here and history was written, people traveled and came here to touch the most sacred. We will visit the caves and museums in Lavra: Jewellery Museum impresses with richness of decorations and ritual things that reflect the Cimmerians, Scythians, Sarmatians and Slavs culture. And only here you can see a collection of Scythian gold, including the famous Scythian pectoral. In the Museum of Microminiature children will be thrilled with a shod flea, a caravan of camels in the eye of a needle, and other miracles of the master Nicholas Syadristy.
Visit to one of the most impressive museums of Kyiv - Museum of the Great Patriotic War (Second World) War. It is located in a rather unusual place - the foot of the majestic monument "Motherland."
Day 3. Excursion to the Museum of National Architecture and Life Pyrogovo– this is a chance to walk through all the most interesting parts of Ukraine in just a couple of hours, to see from inside the life of the Ukrainian people in the 17-20 centuries, to get acquainted with regular household items of the Ukrainian house. The whole exposition is located literally at the open air, so children and youth will especially like it.
Guests go to the museum "Chernobyl." The nuclear accident at Chernobyl entered the world history as the most massive radiological disaster of the twentieth century. This event and its aftermath are described by an impressive exposition.
Day 4. Trip to Uman and excursion to the dendrological park"Sofiyivka."Artificial caves, mountains, stone labyrinths, underground rivers and waterfalls are perfectly placed along with fountains and marble statues – and all this for love! Elegant world of harmony and perfection meets group in "Sofiyivka". Stones and water, a wide variety of plants and people’s work created this beautiful park, beautiful at any time of the year. There is plenty of fresh air and a lot of wonderful stories associated with legendary personalities of the past. Return to Kyiv.
Day 5. “Palaces of Pechersk” tour. Pechersk is the golden district of Kyiv. Here come nobles on luxury cars accompanied by slender ladies. There are respectable homes and first-class restaurants of Kyiv. The institutions of higher authorities of Ukraine are located here: Supreme Council, Cabinet of Ministers, Presidential Administration. But was it always like this? This exquisite trip will acquaint guests with the aristocratic past of our city, its prominent residents who have left us really beautiful buildings. Group leave Kyiv with hope once again come back to this legendary city!
Price from 98 EUR * for 1 person (for a group of 25+2 pax), 135 EUR * for 1 person (for a group of 10+1 pax)
The price includes:
Type: Kyiv City Tours
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