Spend your holiday in the beautiful and ancient city of Kyiv. You will fall in love with him at first sight. Its old streets, green parks, beautiful area, rich and interesting history will not leave you indifferent.
Bus city tour with visiting St. Sophia Cathedral. During excursion you will visit Saint Sophia Cathedral - the greatest monument of Slavic and world culture, history, architecture and art. It is one of the major architectural sites of too. The significance of this monument is confirmed by its inclusion in theUNESCO World Heritage List.
Also you can see Saint Volodymyr Cathedral, St. Michael’s Cathedral, which is unique by its architecture and painting, is the first cathedral with golden domes of Kyiv; The Golden Gate, one of four fortifications crossing the city of Kyiv; National University named by Taras Shevchenko, Kyiv Opera House, monument of Bogdan Khmelnytsky, monument of princess Olga,Saint Andrew’s Church, River Station, Funicular, Kontraktova Square, Kyiv Mohyla Academy, monument to founders of Kyiv «Ladiya», monument of Motherland, embankment of Dnieper River, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra. Excursion duration – 4 hours.
Bus excursion «Mamajeva Sloboda». In the middle of XVII century a French engineer and cartographer Guillaume Le Vasseur de Beauplan said: «Ukraina est Terra Cosacorum» – «Ukraine is a Land of Cossacks». That’s why in seven kilometers from Khreshchatyk an openair museum – a Cossack village «Mamajeva Sloboda» – has been located. Its thematic exhibits are situated on the 9,2 hectares site andrepresent a full replica of a historical settlement depicting Ukrainian nature, architecture and the way of life.
In the center of the architectural ensemble which consists of 98 units a Cossack three-domed wooden church is located. The Cossack church is founded in the name of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin and is similar to the one built at Zaporozhian Sich in the days of Bohdan-Zinoviy Khmelnytskyi.
Near the main entrance gate a mound is raised with a Scythian statue of Mamaj on the top. Not far from the church there is a wind-mill – the symbol of peaceful agricultural Ukraine. In “Mamajeva Sloboda” one can see the estates of a Churchwarden, of a Cossack-dzhura (Cossack armour bearer), of a Sotnik (the Cossack’s superior), of a Blacksmith with a smithy, of a Potter with a pottery, of a Fortune-teller; a shynok (Ukrainian restaurant), an apiary and a watermill as well – all of them are situated over two rushy lakes cov-ered with water lilies. The estates consist of different buildings according to their household functions. They are: storehouses, sheds, stables, cellars, barns, cart-houses, etc. This traditional Ukrainian landscape is supplemented with the Mar-ketplace, the Military chancellery and a Cossack garrison.
Lunch. Excursion duration – 4 hours.
Optional. Bus excursion «Evening Kyiv». Evening Kyiv excursion is visiting the viewpoints of Kyiv, is the ability to see the mysterious and romantic city in the light of lanterns and neon lights, is an unforgettable experience of illumination and light projectors. During the tour you will discover a completely amazing and unusual Kyiv, see memorials Park of Glory, the Arch of Friendship with Russia, Volodymyr Hill, a monument to Prince Volodymyr with a luminous cross. You will discover the beautiful panorama of temples, bridges, areas of Kyiv - Podil and Left Bank of the Dnipro River. Excursion duration – 2 hours.
Bus excursion «Mystical Kyiv». Kyiv is the mystical city, wrote about this Gogol, Pushkin, Bulgakov. There are a lot of places in Kyiv that indicate the presence of evil spirits in the city. Among them is Kyiv Pompeii, Florovsky Monastery, Castle-bald mountain, the place where the flock modern witches, Chortova (devil) Street, Altar of Satan, Andrew's descent, Bulgakov House, Haunted House, pagan burial, the transition between parallel worlds, Volodymyr Hill - Ferris Beremische, Green Theatre - dwelling place of evil spirits. Numerous stories and mystical legends you can find out in the course of the tour. Excursion duration – 3 hours.
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Extra payment for single supplement: hotel «Ukraine» - 40 Euro; hotel «Rus» - 40 Euro; hotel «Dnipro» - 25 Euro.