Kiev – Kanev – Pereyaslav-Khmelnytsky – Cherkasy
4 excursion days
The 1-st day (at the morning arrival)
Meeting at the airport with a representative of the company and a guide.
Arrival to Kiev. Breakfast. Transfer to hotel. Check-in at the hotel (leave luggage in the storage room).
Transfer to an excursion.
Departure for an excursion. Moving to Kanev, a city where for centuries the history of the Ukrainian nation was created on the slopes of the Dnieper harsh lands. The business card of the city, of course – Tarasova (Chernecha) mountain, where the Great Kobzar – Taras Shevchenko – is buried. From the top of the mountain, to which lead 392 steps, you can infinitely admire the blue waters of the Dnieper, remembering the lines of poetry of the great poet. Transfer to Cherkassy. City tour. Cherkassy, ??the city is celebrated by many writers and poets, a city that was a significant participant in the formation of the Ukrainian Cossacks, a city that will surprise you with many architectural attractions, a city of greenery and parks, and a city of interesting and unusual monuments.
Further we go to Pereyaslav-Khmelnitsky – one of the oldest cities of Kievan Rus. Just with this city the first mention of the name Ukraine is associated! Now it is called a city of museums, there are even 26 of them! Museum of Architecture and Life, where there are about 390 exhibits, the museum of G. Skovoroda, the museum of Ukrainian rushnyk and many others. Of course, we will have the opportunity to visit some of them.
Dinner. Transfer to the hotel. Free time.
Subotov – Chigirin
9:00 – Breakfast in the hotel.
Transfer to the excursion.
First we will meet Chigirin – “The Cossack cordon“, the capital of the Hetman power, where we will see a real hetman’s residence, the museum of Bogdan Khmelnitsky, Castle Hill and the church on its slope. Idyllic landscapes – fields, hills, stork nests on the roofs – as illustrations to the “Kobzar”, a real Shevchenko land.
14:00 – Lunch
Next, the Ilyinskaya church in Subbotov will wait for us, where the burial vault of B. Khmelnitsky and his castle are located. Next, the pine forests of the Cold Yar, in the depths of which is Motroninsky ancient settlement of Scythian times and the oldest tree in Ukraine – the 1000-year-old oak tree of Maxim Zaliznyak will wait for us. Here are the oak under which Gaidamaki were gaining strength, and the Motroninsky Monastery, where they consecrated their weapons before the battles and campaigns. Here, in the Cold Jar you really feel in Ukraine. Not for nothing Taras Shevchenko finished the eponymous poem with the words: “And a new fire will come from the Cold Yar” …
Dinner. Return to the hotel. Free time.
8.00 – Breakfast. Transfer to the excursion.
Transfer to Uman. And here we go to the fairy tale – the famous arboretum “Sofiyivka”. According to the architect’s plan, the park is a graphic illustration of certain parts of Homer’s poems “Iliad” and “Odyssey.” Sofiyivka is divided into streets, so it was easier to navigate, strolling through the park. The arboretum will surprise us with its special features: the Grotto of Diana, the Lake of Geneva, unique trees (oak, which is more than 300 years old, a firtree growing upwards, a tulip tree, blooms in the spring), the Kamenka River…
14:30 – Lunch
Tourists from all over the world come here to personally appreciate the beauty of this artificial miracle. Stone rocks, symbolic summerhouses, green lawns, unique plantations, historical sculptures, waterfalls, extraordinary fountains – this will not leave anyone indifferent.
Transfer to the hotel.
07:30 Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the excursion.
Excursion “Miracles of the Great Ukraine“. Drive to the village of Buki, where we will visit the picturesque place – the Buk canyon. Its length is about five kilometers, and the depth in some places can reach 20 meters. It was here that the first GES was built in Ukraine. Standing on the bridge that connects the two banks of the canyon, the most beautiful view opens up.
Transfer to Kiev. Arrival in Kiev. Transfer to the hotel.
18.30 Dinner. Overnight at the hotel.
7.30 Breakfast. Check-out from the hotel. Airport transfer
The cost of the tour is 173dollars per a person (group of 10 people)
? DBL (USD.)
|Fairmont Grand Hotel 5*|
|Номер Standart with a view of the atrium / city||202 USD|
|“Deluxe” room with large bed and breathtaking views of the river / city||213 USD|
|Hotel room «Fairmont Gold» with a view of the atrium / city||234 USD.|
|Double prestige||161.80 USD|
|Junior Suite prestige||225.72 USD|
|Luxury prestige||206.91 USD|
|ibis Kyiv City Center 3*|
|Hotel room Standard||76 USD|
|Hotel room Superior||88 USD|
|Comfort Tween||44 USD|
The cost of the tour includes:
– Breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 suppers
– transport services throughout the program
– excursion service
– Entrance tickets to sightseeing objects
– staying at the hotel
• Accommodation in hotels by the rules is carried out after 14:00, check-out until 12:00;
• On the day of departure of the group (before 12:00) – things remain in the room on duty or in the hotel’s storage room;
• The company reserves the right to change the number, order and time of excursions or replace them with the equivalent or class above;
• The tourist is financially responsible for damage of the hotel or bus property;
• Bus service in your spare time is not provided.