Kyiv - Lviv (Independent)
5 Days Independent Tour of Kyiv and Lviv

Features and Inclusions

  • 1 night in Kyiv and 3 nights in Lviv including breakfast

  • Transportation service by private car

  • English Speaking Guide in each city

  • Museum Entrance Fee

  • 1st class r/w ticket Kyiv - Lviv

  • Not Included: Lunch and Dinners                  

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Departures and Prices 2016

Starting On Request

4* Hotel Accommodation

Kyiv:

Ukraine or similar

Lviv:

Reikartz Medival or similar

Rates

Per Person In Twin

$ 760.00

Single Room

$ 1340.00

 

3* Hotel Accommodation

Kyiv:

Rus or similar

Lviv:

George or similar

Rates

Per Person In Twin

$ 740.00

Single Room

$ 1330.00

ITINERARY


Day 1: Kyiv
Arrival to Kyiv, meeting by driver, transfer to hotel.
3-hours sightseeing tour with a visit to the St. Sophia Cathedral, one of the most renowned fresco and mosaic art monuments included into the UNESCO World Heritage List. An overlook of Golden Gates, the main entrance to the medieval city of Kyiv; also of the St. Michael Golden-Domed Monastery, monuments to Princess Olga, Prince Volodymyr, the Baptiser of the Rus’, the remains of the Church of the Tithe (the first stone church in the Rus'), the St. Andrew's Church, a masterpiece by Italian architect B. Rastrelli. (O)


Day 2: Kyiv - Lviv
09:00 - in the morning you will visit Kiev Cave Monastery (Lavra), one of the world's most prominent Orthodox holy sites included into UNESCO heritage list. Main objects include: Trinity Gate church, Assumption cathedral, Bell Tower, Refectory church, caves. Excursion to the Museum of Microminiatures. 
13:00 - in the afternoon walk across Podil district - once the trade and crafts center of the ancient Kyiv, located close to the Dnipro river. Sights include Hospitable Courtyard, Contract House, Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, the bell tower of St. Catherine’s Greek Monastery, reconstructed Church of Our Mother of God Pirogitis, fountain “Samson” dated 18th c.
16:00 - transfer to r/w station
17:21 - departure from Kyiv to Lviv via train # 743
22:20 - arrival to Lviv, meeting by driver, transfer to hotel
(B,O)

Day 3: Lviv
09:00 - walking tour: we will be acquainted with the historical center of the city. Market square – the heart of ancient city, City Hall, Opera House – one of the most beautiful opera houses in Europe, old Drugstore Museum where one can purchase unique “iron wine”, Boim Chapel, royal Italian court yard. In the narrow medieval streets one can admire the ensemble of the Assumption Cathedral – architectural masterpiece of renaissance, baroque ensemble of Saint Peter and Paul's Cathedral by Jesuit Order and Dominican Church with wonderful organ, the Latin Cathedral with elements of Gothic architecture, the Roman Catholic Church and Bernardine Monastery, the old Armenian Cathedral and many other sights.
12:00 - In the afternoon you will visit Lychakiv Cemetery, one of the most ancient, grandiose and significant European cemeteries with sculptures, sarcophagus and military burials.
14:00 - And after we invite you on excursion on Shevchenkivskiy Gai, open-air museum with Western-Ukrainian wooden architecture. The historic buildings from the different regions of Ukraine were successfully moved to the museum, walking by this museum you will feel the real authenticity of the Ukrainian village.
17:00 - return to hotel. (B,O)

 

Day 4: Lviv
10:00 - excursion Golden Horseshoe of Lviv fascinating tour by the picturesque places of Lviv Region visiting Olesko, Podhirtsi and Zolochiv Castles, 300 km
18:00 - return to hotel. (B,O)


Day 5: Lviv
Transfer to the airport with driver. End of Tour. (B) 


B=Breakfast, O=Overnight                                                               ukitsrainr

 

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