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Package tour “From Kiev to Odessa – yesterday and today”

Travel Agency: Horlytsia.

Contact: office@horlytsia.com.

Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights.

Tour Program

Day 1. 

Arrival to Boryspil airport. Transfer to the hotel, check in. Free time.

Dinner.

Day 2.

Breakfast in the Hotel.

City sightseeing tour, visit to the most beautiful and famous places of the Ukrainian capital (duration 4,5 hours).

Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra Those are the Kievo-Pechersk Lavra, the unique monastery founded by the first orthodox Christians, the Glory Park, the Holokost Memorial and Belvedere panorama square, the Mariinskiy Park, the Friendship Arch, the main street Kreshchatik, the shortest European capitals main street, the main square Maydan, the St. Michel Golden Roof Church, the St. Sophia square, visit to the Golden Gate Museum, the main gate to enter the city of ancient Kyiv Rus state, the National Opera.

The tour ends at St. Andrew descent, an old Kyiv scenic street, full of national souvenir shops, art galleries and street artists.

Dinner in national restaurant.

Evening in the National Opera  (performance is to be advised).

Day 3.

CossacksBreakfast in the hotel.
The thematic tour “Cossack outlaws”.
Visit to the ethnic park which presents a Cossack village of XVII – XVIII century.
Tour includes return transfer from hotel to the park.
Meeting Cossacks in national dress and cart ride
English speaking tour though the park where tourists can see how Ukrainian Cossacks lived, enter their houses and church, see their household stuff, to enter smithy and pottery.
Ukrainian traditional heady drinks testing  
Traditional Ukrainian dinner in shynok (national eatery).

Free time. Dinner.

Day 4.

St. Nikolas CathedralBreakfast in the hotel.
The thematic tour «Kiev is the city of hundred churches». Duration 4 hours.
Visit to the most important religious and historical places of interest and Christian holy shrines of the Ukrainian capital –the St. Vladimir hill, the St. Michel Golden Roof Cathedral, visit to the most ancient monument of the Slavic architecture, the St. Sophia Cathedral, seeing of its unique frescos dated to the beginning of the 11th century, visit to the Kievo-Pechersk Lavra, the monastery churches and caves, the Kiev Synagogue, two catholic cathedrals – St. Nikola and St. Alexander.
Lunch in the monastery eatery (additionally on request, not included into the price).

Free time.

Dinner.

Transfer to the railway station. Departure to Odessa.

Day 5.

Arrival to Odessa, the South capital of the country and famous city on the Black Sea cost. Odessa
Meeting with tour guide, breakfast, transfer to the hotel.  
Odessa walking sightseeing tour goes through the Primorskiy boulevard, the Dumskaia Square, the Opera House, the Odessa National Philharmonic, the City Hall, the earl Vorontsov Palace, the Theatre Square, the Passage, famous and scenic City Garden and main street Deribasovskaia.  Many historical personalities visited the city or even lived here and left many interesting stories behind. The guide will recite the most interesting of them to the tourists.
Free time. Dinner.

Day 6.

Breakfast in the hotel.
The tour «Odessa catacombs» (duration 3 hours).
This is an exciting tour to the very long and multistage underground labyrinths. Odessa catacombs consist of stone mines and natural caves. It was a hiding place for gangsters and contraband goods storage in yang Odessa. It was also a hiding place for revolutionaries during tsar times and for civilian population during wars. During the Second World War the guerilla command office was placed there in the village of Nerubayskoye. The Museum of Guerilla is located at a depth of 14 meters now and it is also a part of the tour.

Dinner.

Day 7.

Additional tour “Odessa Sparkling wine” (35 euro per person).
Duration of the tour is 2 hours, including one and half hour of sparkling wine asting.
Before tasting the tourists will be shown a process of the wine creation.
During the tasting sommelier explains all the dignities of the sparkling wine created in Odessa. The tasting will be accompanied by light snacks – cheese, nuts, fruits. There are 10 best samples of the Odessa sparkling wine – bruit Chardonnay, Pinot, Riesling, Traminer,  Golden Duke, Odessa red bruit, Odessa white bruit, Odessa semisweet rose, Odessa golden sweet, Odessa muscatel sweet.
Dinner. Departure to Kiev (or return flight).

Day 8.
Arrival to Kiev. Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Departure.

Tour Price per person

Hotel category Hotels  3 * Hotels  4*
Group size 1p/p DBL BB p/p SGL BB 1p/p DBL BB p/p SGL BB
4  persons €762 € 981 € 1034 € 1567
6  persons € 698 € 917 € 970 € 1503

The tour price includes:

- transfer from /to the airport and rail way station
- hotel accommodation with breakfast (Kiev – 3 nights, Odessa – 2 nights)
- sightseeing according the program
- National Opera evening
- rail way tickets Kiev –Odessa - Kiev
- dinners
- 2 additional breakfasts
- 1 lunch in Ukrainian Shynok

Contact Horlytsia Travel Agency at – office@horlytsia.com for booking or more details.