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  • 8 days / 7 nights
  • Level 1 (easy)
  • Regular Tour
Tour Details

In 8 splendid days you can learn the rich history of the two neighboring countries Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova.

Guaranteed Departures 2020

Kiev (Monday)

June 01
July 06, 20, 27
August 03, 17, 24
September 07
Itinerary

Day 1Kiev

Transfer to the hotel and check-in.

Day 2Kiev

Panoramic tour of the capital of Ukraine, located on the banks of the Dnieper. Kiev is a city of rich historical and cultural heritage. The city has wide avenues and parks with numerous religious relics, such as the Cathedral of St.Sophia and the Kiev Pechersk Lavra. We will walk along the main avenue of Kiev – Kreschatik – and Maidan Nezalezhnosty (Independence Square), which was the epicenter of the Orange Revolution in Ukraine. Visit to the St. Sophia Cathedral, one of the most famous monuments of the city and the first Ukrainian heritage inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Lunch.

Free afternoon. Excursion to the Kiev Pechersk Lavra, a monastery founded in 1051 by the monks for the purpose of propagating the Christian religion. The Lavra unites multiple churches with golden domes, underground labyrinths with mummified monks, and elegant monastic buildings. The Kiev Pechersk Lavra still remains one of the most important religious centers for the Christian world.

Day 3Kiev – Chernobyl – Kiev

We will go to Chernobyl through the Dytiatky checkpoint (on the edge of the 30 km Alignment Zone). Entrance to the 30 km Exclusion Zone. On the way to the city of Chernobyl we will see a small abandoned village Cherevach and the largest village in the Chernobyl area, Zalissya. Arrival to Chernobyl. Introductory information about the administrative division and regulations of the Exclusion Zone. Visit to the town of Chernobyl: the Wormwood Star Memorial, the Church of St. Elias, the memorial “For Those Who Saved the world”; you will also see the robots and vehicles used to clean up the radioactive consequences. Entrance to the 10 km zone through the Leliv checkpoint. On the way to the Nuclear Power Plant, we will stop at the almost completely buried village of Kopachi and visit an abandoned kindergarten. The third stage of the ChNPP (incomplete reactors No5, No6 and unfinished cooling towers). Visit to the new sarcophagus of Reactor No4 from a distance of 270 m. Stop near the Red Forest and Pripyat road sign. Pripyat city: we will see Lenin street, the main square, the palace of culture, the Polissya hotel, the supermarket, the waterwheel, the stadium, the school, the swimming pool, the hospital, etc. Important: do not enter the buildings of Pripyat. We will pass through the Leliv checkpoint. Radiation control before lunch.

Lunch at the Chernobyl canteen: all ingredients are brought in from outside and are ecologically clean. Departure to Dytiatki checkpoint. Mandatory radiation control.

Day 4Kiev – Odessa

Breakfast. Departure from the hotel. Transfer to the train station. Arrival in Odessa. Transfer to the hotel and check-in.

Day 5Odessa

Breakfast. Panoramic city tour of Odessa, during which you will discover its numerous parks, esplanades and monuments. Due to its mild climate and beautiful beaches, the city has earned a reputation of a tourist destination. The cosmopolitan architecture of the city reflects its rich cultural and historical heritage. During this excursion, you will enjoy a pleasant stroll along the Primorsky Boulevard – the most popular avenue of the city, surrounded by many impressive buildings, including the magnificent Vorontsov Palace. You will see the famous Theatre of Opera and Ballet built in a classical Baroque style in 1887. Then we will visit the Arcadia Beach, located a historical part of Odessa, which is known as a famous resort and an important tourist center of the city. Here you will find many restaurants, bars and discos. Lunch at the local restaurant.

Visit to the Odessa Catacombs and the Underground Museum of Partisan Glory. The Catacombs are an impressive labyrinth-like network of tunnels on three levels that running up to 2,500 km of labyrinthine gallery and reaching a depth of 60 meters. Its exact topography is still unknown. In the Catacombs, the same temperature – 14 degrees above zero – is maintained throughout the year.

Day 6Odessa – Kishinev

Breakfast. Transfer to Kishinev. Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 7Kishinev

Breakfast. Panoramic city tour of Kishinev (or Chisinau) – the capital of Moldova, founded in the early 15th century. During this visit, we will see: the Cathedral of Christ’s Nativity, the Triumphal Arch, the Stefan cel Mare Central Park with its monuments, the City Hall, the Parliament building and other administrative buildings in the city center. Transfer to the picturesque medieval town of Orhei, located 60 kilometers from Chisinau, in the Reut River. It is a true open-air museum of the medieval era that houses buildings, houses from different periods, caves with the ruins of the first human civilization in the area and the 10th century Orthodox monastery known as Santa Maria Dormanta. Typical lunch.

Departure to Cricova. Visit to the Cricova wineries, the second largest wineries in the world located 15 km from Chisinau. The cellars are more than 120 km long and were formed due to the extraction of the limestone used for construction. Thanks to the limestone the temperatures in the cellars are kept between 12 and 14 degrees all year round. Cricova holds more than 125,000 bottles of wine, the oldest being 206 years old. During the visit we will have the opportunity to taste 4 types of wine produced in Cricova. Return to Chisinau. Accommodation. Dinner.

Day 8Kishinev

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport.

*Please, take note that we reserve the right to change the order of visits.

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Why Book With Us?

  • Possibility to add custom activities
  • No limit to the number of visitors
  • Customer care available 24/7
  • Handling of invitations for visas

You Got a Question or Want to Customize the Tour?

Do not hesitate to give us a call. We’ll be happy to answer your questions. We are also ready to adapt the tour to your specific needs.

+7 (812) 403-00-83

amparus@amparus.ru

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