Kiev 3 days / 2 nigts

Day 1 – KIEV

 

Meeting at the airport with assistance.

 

 

Transfer to the hotel.

Hotel check in.

 

 Day 2 –  KIEV

08:00-09:00

 

Breakfast at the hotel.

09:00-13:00

During panoramic city tour we will show you Kiev the capital of Ukraine and the cradle of Eastern Slavonic states of Ukraine, Russia and Belarus. It is a beautiful city with its centuries-old history and rich culture. The tour includes visit to Vladimir’s Cathedral the most prominent sacral painting complex of the late XIX c. decorated by world well-known artists. You will examine magnificent mosaics and frescoes of St. Sophia Cathedral the oldest temple in the Eastern Slavonic states built in the beginning of XI c. to glorify the victory of Prince Yaroslav the Wise over Pechenegs’ tribes. You will enjoy amazing view of two golden-domed monastery complexes while walking along Sophiiska and Mykhailivska Squares.  

Andriivskyi Uzviz (Descent) that starts from St. Andrew’s Church will impress you with its unique atmosphere. It is a short street meandering down through luxuriant vegetation of Vladimir’s Hill to the picturesque Podil. Numerous art galleries and shops of folk and applied art make this romantic street the cultural centre of Kiev.

 

13:00-14:00

Lunch at the local restaurant.

 

14:00-17:00

Visiting of  Kiev-Pechersk Lavra

On the high hills of the right bank of the Dnieper rises majestically crowned with golden domes of Kiev-Pechersk Lavra - the inheritance of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the cradle of monasticism in Russia and the stronghold of the Orthodox religion. Monastery Pechersk Lavra was founded in 11 century and was built in 9 following centuries .Name "Cave" is from the word "cave", which were found in this territory and in which the first monks settled. Laurus - that honorable title, which was given a very large and important monasteries. The architectural complex of the monastery produces a tremendous impression and today. On a sunny day, the reflections of numerous domes and belfries shine into your eyes. Many monastery buildings dates back to 17-18 centuries, and are excellent examples of Ukrainian Baroque style in architecture. Since 12 century only one church in the city now with minor architectural changes that were made later. We, the tourists of XXI century, was lucky: we can see the restored monastery complex. Reconstructed the main sanctuary - the Assumption Cathedral, more than 60 years been lying in ruins. Complex Kiev-Pechersk Lavra entered the World Heritage List UNESKO. Lavra caves contain more than 200 relics of saints. On the territory of the monastery are a number of historical and cultural museums in Ukraine, including the famous Museum of Historical Treasures (Scythian Gold Museum), as well as the Museum of miniatures, typography, decorative folk art, music, theater, film, exhibitions of private collections. A separate exhibition on the history of the Lavra caves.

18:00 – 19:00

Dinner at a restaurant

19:00

Transfer to a hotel. Check in. Free time.

Day 3 –  KIEV

08:00-09:00

Hot buffet breakfast at a hotel

09:00

Hotel check-out.

09:00-13:00

 

Tour to the Museum of Folk Architecture and Life which is situated in the picturesque suburb of Kiev - Pirogovo. It is one of the largest museums under open air in the world that covers about 159 hectares and contains more than 300 unique buildings of folk architecture XVI – XX c. churches, houses, household constructions and workshops filled with household utensils, working instruments, clothes, works of folk art. The collection of the reserve amounts to 80,000 objects. The real atmosphere of Ukrainian village with the customs and traditions of different regions of the country and the beauty and verity of Ukrainian nature will give you a short escape from urban tension.

13:00-14:00

Lunch at the local restaurant

14:00-16:00

Free time. Buying souvenirs.

16:00

Transfer to airport

  • Tour duration: Kiev 3 days / 2 nigts
Price - 543 UAH
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