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Weekend in Kyiv and Chornobyl
(transport based tour)
Kyiv, Ukraine, 02000
(Language of the tours: English)

Description of the tour:

In collaboration with KALIPSO Ukraine travel Company.
ATTANTION: THE PRICES ARE CALCULATED FOR 5 STAR HOTELS, there are cheaper options for 3 and 4 star hotels (we can calculate for your group separately).

Itinerary: Kyiv city-tour–monument "Motherland" and Museum of History of Ukraine
in the Second World War - Kievo-Pecherska Lavra+ CHERNOBYL.

Arrival in Kiev. Meet-and-greet at the airport.
Transfer to your hotel will be provided.
Check-in at the hotel.
Free time.
Dinner at the restaurant.
Overnight at hotel in Kiev.

Breakfast in the hotel.
Kiev city-tour. We will start from Taras Shevchenko Boulevard,
Bessarabskaya Square, Khreshchatyk street, Independence Square,
Valery Lobanovsky Dynamo Stadium, Verkhovna Rada (Supreme
Council) of Ukraine, Mariinsky Park and Palace, Square Of Glory,
Kievo- PecherskaLavra, Mikhailovskaya Square and St. Michael's
Golden-Domed Monastery, St. Sophia of Kiev, Golden Gate and other
attractions of Kiev.
Lunch at the Restaurant.
Visiting the most famous symbols of Kiev and Ukraine: the
monument "Motherland" –Museum of the History of Ukraine in
the Second World War and Kievo-Pecherska Lavra. A colossal 62-
meter statue of Motherland (102 m with pedestal) is made of special
stainless steel and assembled with a special crane. The memorial complex "Museum of the History of Ukraine in
World War II" occupies 10 hectares on the hill of the right bank of the
Dnieper. It consists of a giant bowl of the Eternal Flame, an exhibition of
military equipment from the times of World War II, as well as post-war
years, the alley of the Heroic Cities. Along the slopes of the Dnieper lays
the front alley, which goes to the gallery of the Main Entrance leading to
the square and the museum itself. The sculptures of the gallery embody
the heroic defense of the USSR border from the German attack, the
horrors of the German occupation, the guerrilla struggle, the labor feat
of the rear, the battle for the Dnieper.
And one of the most popular sites highly recommended for visits in Kiev is
Pechersk Lavra. Churches and relics for believers, ancient monuments for
history fans, magnificent combination of architecture, nature and
landscape for beauty enthusiasts – everyone will find something to his
taste there.
Dinner at the restaurant.
Overnight at hotel in Kiev.

Breakfast at the hotel.
08:00 Departure to Chernobyl abandoned zone.
10.30-11.00 Passage through the checkpoint "Dityatki" on the verge of a 30-kilometer zone (exclusion zone and
the zone of compulsory resettlement), passport control, instruction on radiation safety rules and informative
conversation with a specialist of the State Enterprise "TSOTIZ", checking of the insurance documents.
Note. During the conversation, visitors will receive brief information about the exclusion zone (including the
Chernobyl NPP), its problems, will hear about the main areas of work that are carried out currently in the exclusion
zone by enterprises of the GAZO.

11.30-14.00 A sightseeing trip to the 10-kilometer zone.
Along the route: Chernobyl (monument to "To Those, Who Saved the World") - Checkpoint "Lelev" - transfer to
the Chernobyl NPP through the burried village of Kopachi – drive around the NPP with the stop at the view point of
“Shelter” (Sarcophagus) – visit of the viewing pavilion – transfer to the dead town of Prypyat- tour around Prypyat
(without entering buildings) – object Chernobyl 2- Lelev checkpoint (dosimetric control)- transfer to Chernobyl .
14.00 tour around Chernobyl (Svyato-Illiinsly Temple, memprial complex “Star Polyn”, place of stay of the samples
of the vehicles, that were used during the liquidation of consequences of theaccident on Chernobyl NPP.
15.00 Lunch at the café in Chernobyl. (ecological purity of the food is guaranteed). 16.45 – departure from
Chernobyl. 17.00 Passing checkpoint “Dytyatki”.
19.00-20.00 Return to Kiev.
Dinner at the restaurant.
Overnight at hotel in Kiev.

Breakfast in the hotel.
Free time in the city.
Transfer to the airport without a guide.
Departure home. End of service. Happy homecoming.

*the hotels maybe be replaced by accommodation of equal category
*Because of changes usd/uah rates the program cost may be recalculated
* 1 pax group up to 10 pax is calculated for free in TWIN or DBL room

Duration of the tour: 4 days

Included services: 3 nights at the hotel of your choice 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 3 dinners Kiev city-tour, Excursion to the Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War and Kievo-Pecherska Lavra with tickets Individual transportations for group during the tour: DAY 1: 4 hours with transfer. DAY 2: 9 hours. DAY 3: 11 hours. DAY 4: transfer. 1 day in Chernobyl with lunch. Kiev city-tour with English, Polish, Spanish, German, Slovak, Czech, Italian, French, Greek, Persian, Chinese speaking guide.
The biggest quantity of tourists
in a tour group: 45 persons

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Tour guide:

License number

Lviv 0180

Jaroslaw Vitiv