Travel with Reikartz Travel Ukraine
Tour from Lviv in Western and Central Ukraine
2:00 pm check-in at the Reikartz Hotel Dvorzec Lviv
The hotel is located in the historic center of Lviv on one of its oldest streets – Gorodotska, not far from the central station. Nearby is the wonderful church of St. Elzbieta and the main Greek Catholic shrine of Ukraine - St. George's Cathedral.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lunch for the group at the hotel
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm City Bus Tour
Lviv's Old Town is not just about souvenirs around the old Market Square. We offer you a walk, during which we will visit places such as the Greek Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral of St. George, built by architect Bernard Meretin in the 18th century.
After that we will see the Lychakiv Cemetery and the Cemetery of Lviv Eagles - one of the largest necropolises in Europe. A true relaxation and tranquility garden with thousands of great sights.
High castle. Magnificent panorama of the Old Town opens here every season. The beautiful park that surrounds the mountain also has an interesting history.
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Dinner at Bachevsky's Restaurant.
08:00 am- 09:00 am Buffet Breakfast
09:00 am Departure from the hotel and departure for the Golden Horseshoe Tour of Lviv Region
Oleski, Pidhoretsky and Zlotkovsky castles will reveal their secrets to you. Who knows, maybe you'll see a mysterious white lady or a monk spirits living in Zolochiv? You will feel the greatness and power of the past, living in the old walls. A lunch will be organized in Olesko Castle.
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Transfer to Pochaiv
6:00 pm Check-in at Reikartz Hotel Pochaiv
07:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dinner at Georgian restaurant „Stumari”.
08:00 am - 09:00 am Buffet Breakfast
09:00 am - 10:00 am Check-out
10:00 am - 12:00 am Excursion to Pochaiv Lavra
According to the legend a monastery was founded in 1240. There a few people on the mountain saw the silhouette of the Holy Mother and the foot mark left on the rock where she stood. The miraculous water flows from beneath that stone.
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Transfer from Pochaev to Kremenets
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Excursion to the Museum of Juliusz Slovacki
One-storey house stands on one of the streets of Kremenets. It was built in the late 18th century in the style of urban classicism. It used to be a settlement of the Janusz Poles. In this house Juliusz Slovacki was born in 1809 and lived his childhood and youth.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Lunch in Kremenets
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Excursion to Kremenets Castle
Kremenets Castle is a fortified wall on Mount Bon, which rises above the city of Kremenets. This fortification is considered one of the oldest and most inaccessible fortresses in Western Ukraine.
5:00 pm Departure to the village of Tarakan
6:00 - 8:00 pm Excursion program in the Tarakan Fort
Tarakan Fort is located in a picturesque village on the River Iqwa. The forest-covered hill only adds to the mysteriousness and without it a fortress wrapped in legends. This fortification was built to protect the railway line in 1890. The building of the fortress used the latest building materials - concrete and bricks. The fort was supposed to perform a defensive function and why it didn’t, you will learn from the guide.
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm Tarakan - Rivne transfer
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Dinner at the hotel
08:00 - 09:00 Buffet Breakfast;
09:00 Check out and excursion to the Amber Museum:
The museum is located in the house of 1903 ... It was opened in 2010 in the part of Rivne Amber Factory - the state enterprise "Amber of Ukraine". The museum has showpieces up to 40 million years old, found at different times, as well as jewelry made from it. In particular, Ukraine has a very old amber product - a disk amulet about 2.5 thousand years old. The exhibits tell not only about the history of amber production in the country, but also about the only enterprise in Ukraine that deals with its production.
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch;
13:00 Departure to Kyiv;
17:00 Check in at Ratziotel Yamskaya Hotel;
19:00 - 20:00 Dinner;
21:00 - 23:00 Bus Tour Evening Kyiv:
A trip to Kyiv is always interesting and the journey through its evening streets is fascinating. We offer you a unique opportunity to take a 3-hour walking tour of Kyiv's very interesting places and to dive into the night city atmosphere. During the trip we will see: Contractova square - the main square of modern Podil area. Monument to Prince Volodymyr - the best monument of Kyiv (1853). Kyiv University is one of the leading modern universities in Ukraine, founded in 1834. St. Michael's Square, where the monastery of St. Archangel Michael on the Golden Dome, which was founded in 1113.Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, which is an old Kiev university (since 1613). National Bank - the main financial institution of the state, decorated with mythical animals and symbols. Independence Square and Khreshchatyk are the main streets of the capital. The Golden Gate is one of the business cards of the capital.
23:00 Return to the hotel.
09:00 am - 10:00 am Buffet Breakfast
10:00 am Excursion to the National Museum of Folk Architecture and Life in Ukraine
The Open-Air Museum in Pirogovo is a journey through time, after which you will return a few centuries back and see how Ukrainians lived in different regions of Ukraine, learn about their culture and traditions.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lunch in the Ukrainian pub
4:00 pm Moving to Independence Square and free time for walks and dinner
9:00 pm Transfer from Independence Square to Ratziotel Yamska Hotel.
09:00 am - 10:00 am Buffet Breakfast
10:00 am Departure to the Corruption Museum of the Mezhigiria Residence
From the time of Kyivan Rus there was a monastery in the territory of Mezhigiria, according to legend was the library of Yaroslav the Wise. In 1935 the monastery was completely destroyed and in its place a residence was built where Soviet statesmen rested.
From 2007 to 2014, former President Yanukovych built a fantastic 140-hectare complex here, protected by a 5-meter-long farm. In 2016, Transparency International called Yanukovych a symbol of corruption # 1 in the world.
Today, Mezhigiria is one of the main museums in Ukraine and is a clear example of how power and money can affect.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lunch
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Excursion to the St. Andrew's Descent
The real street of Kyiv — so often called the St. Andrew's Descent because of its history, the special color of Kyiv, the amazing harmony of architecture, nature and urban landscape. According to the prominent Kyiv writer Viktor Nekrasov, this is the best street in the city. At its feet stretches the ancient picturesque Podil and the church of St. Andrew.
8:00 pm Return to hotel and dinner