TOUR KIEV-YALTA(CRIMEA)-ODESA 08 DAYS/07 NIGHTS
Day 01 - KIEV
Arrival to the capital of Ukraine and transfer from Boryspil international airport
to the hotel of the chosen category. Accommodation and dinner at the hotel.
Day 02 - KIEV
Breakfast. City tour in the morning. Kiev was established in the 5th century.
During the city tour you will visit the central street Kreshatik, St.Vladimir Cathedral,
the Golden Gate. You will have an excursion in St. Andrew Church and
St Sophia Cathedral (inside visit) - Kiev oldest surviving church of 13 majestic domes,
built in 1037 by Prince Yaroslav the Wise to glorify Christianity, ancient frescoes.
Lunch in the typical restaurant. Visit to the world-known Kiev-Pechersk Monastery
established in 1051 by monks for the promotion of Christianity,
catacombs with numerous chapels and ancient burial places, interesting museums
including museum of Micro miniatures, Museum of Applied Art. Visit to the Treasures Museum.
Day 03 - KIEV / YALTA
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for the flight Kiev-Simferopol.
Arrival to Crimean Peninsula, Transfer to Yalta with a visit to Bachchisaray.
It is a palace of Crimean Khan that preserved atmosphere of Medieval Tatars settlement.
You will visit the Khan's Palace of the XVI - XVIII centuries created by Italian, Iranian,
Turkish, Ukrainian and Russian masters. The history of this palace is closely connected
with fantastic fairy tales and legends. You will find there true coevals of that
epoch such as Alevis' Portal, the Fountain of Tears, mausoleums and mosques and
examine pieces of domestic life and folk art of Crimean Tatars displayed at the expositions.
Arrival to Yalta and transfer to the hotel of chosen category.
Free time for the rest and shopping. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 04 - YALTA
Breakfast. City tour in Yalta including Livadia Palace (precise example of Italian Renaissance
architecture). The leaders of three anti-Hitler coalition member states the USSR, the USA and
Great Britain met in Livadia Palace in February 1945 during the Yalta conference to
discuss post-war politics. Visit to Vorontsov`s palace in Aloupka that is a project of
regional governor Count Mikhail Vorontsov. It is hard to imagine an architectural monument
more romantic than Aloupka Palace of Count M. S. Vorontsov, the former Governor-General of
the Novorossiysk Territory. It was built in 1828-1846 to the design of Edward Blore,
one of the best English architects. The immense park around the palace is one of the finest
on the Southern Coast of Crimea.
Day 05 - YALTA / ODESA
Breakfast. Departure for Sebastopol and panoramic tour in Sebastopol with the excursion to
Panorama "Defense of Sebastopol" dedicated to Crimean War. Visit to ancient Greek Colony Chersonesus.
Transfer to the Train Station in Simferopol. Night train to Odessa. Lunch boxes in the train.
Day 06 - ODESA
Arrival to Odessa. Odessa is the biggest Black Sea port of Ukraine.
Transfer to the hotel of chosen category. Breakfast at the hotel. Panoramic tour
that includes picturesque streets of Odessa, Primorsky boulevard with famous Potemkin's Stairs,
Opera and Ballet theatre, Philharmonic Theatre and the most important monuments of the center.
The tour includes visit to the Fine Art Gallery. Free time. Dinner.
Day 07 - ODESA
Breakfast. Continue with the city tour. Visit to Archeological Museum.
Free evening for leisure and shopping. Dinner at the hotel.
Day 08 - ODESA
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. End of service.
PRICE INCLUDES: Accommodation at the hotels of the chosen category:
the BRATISLAVA htl 3* econom, the RUS htl 3*, the PRESIDENT htl 4*,
the PREMIER PALACE htl 5* o similar in Kiev, the YALTA INTOURIST htl 3* econom,
the BRISTOL htl 3* (rooms standard), the BRISTOL htl 3* (rooms business class),
the OREANDA htl 5* o similar in Yalta, the YUNOST htl 3* econom,
the CHERNOYE MORE (BLACK SEA) htl 3*, the LONDONSKAYA htl 4*,
the MOZART htl 5* or similar in Odessa. Meals: Half board - 7 breakfasts,
1 lunch, 1 lunch box, 4 dinners. Excursions mentioned in the program with entrances
to museums, transport service according to the program (comfortable vehicles with AC),
guide, Transfers airport-hotel-airport.
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: International flights, domestic flight Kiev - Simferopol,
night train Simferopol - Odessa.
All prices can be changed during the year. They are subject to confirmation at the time of booking.