Start your journey arriving into one of the most ancient cities in Eastern Europe – Kyiv. The capital of Ukraine, and the former capital of the Kyivan Rus, this beautiful and historic city has played a key part in the past, present and future of this country. Get acquainted with Ukraine’s diverse history – ancient and more recent, by exploring Kyiv’s Golden Domed churches and wide boulevards, visiting museums and an ancient cave-monastery. Get a feel for this unique, cosmopolitan city at the heart of Ukraine.
Head to one of the most beautiful parts of Ukraine – the mystic Carpathian Mountains. Visit a traditional Hutsul village up in the mountains, and experience a lifestyle that has remained the same for centuries. Learn about ancient crafts, passed down through generations; visit the Kosiv bazar – famous for the variety of handmade goods which craftsmen bring from miles around. Meet the local villagers, dance the Arkan and eat traditional food sat around one table. Experience how simple, open and hospitable these mountain people are.
Lviv is an ancient, historic city in Western Ukraine, that is quickly becoming one of the most popular tourist destinations in Ukraine, and for a good reason! With its quaint charm, cobblestone streets and classical architecture, you won’t fail to fall in love with this city! Learn about its varied history, and enjoy shopping in one of its many colourful markets. Step back in time on a visit to an open-air museum, and try your hand at ancient handicrafts. We say goodbye to this fascinating city with a Farewell dinner – a live music performance from a local group! Enjoy delicious local food and drinks, dance to traditional music, look back at your favorite tour moments.
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Explore Kyiv, the beautiful capital of Ukraine, shop on the famous Andriyivskiy Uzviz – home to artists and craftsmen, enjoy a traditional dinner in the home of a Hutsul Family in a Carpathian village, delight in the charming and beautiful city of Lviv, step back in time at Shevchenkivskiy Hai Open Air Museum, indulge in plentiful feasts accompanied by live folk performers.
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