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Chernihiv Day Trip from Kyiv

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US$ 190.00
2 travellers
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    Stop At: Saviour-Transfiguration Cathedral, Preobrazhenska vul. 1A, Chernihiv 14000 Ukraine

    Chernihiv is a poem not less interesting and significant that the poem about Kyiv. It means a long-standing grandeur and rivalry between Chernihiv and Kyiv, Chernigiv own profound culture and traditions. It is a museum town, conservation area with many centuries of history, culture, memorial places and museums. Chernihiv was the second important town in the Ancient Kievan Rus'. Chernihiv’s golden age was the 12th early 13 century. A major centre of culture in Old Rus, Chernihiv rivaled Kiev in territory and might. The city main tended close commercial ties with many lands of Old Rus, the Byzantine Empire, and Western Europe. Chernihiv’s jewellers and gun-smiths were famous for their high-quality jewellery, weapons, dishes and bowls. Especially popular was their silverware. Today, the best examples of these articles are exhibited in many museums of Ukraine and Chernihiv. Preserved in the city are unique monuments of architecture of the 11th-13th centuries. Located on the territory of the medieval citadel, also called the Rampart, is the oldest monument of 11th century Old Rus architecture. Over 15 object for demonstrating in these preserve. The main places of interest are concentrated in the architectural and historic conservation preserving monuments of the Ancient Kievan Rus' times architecture contemporaneous with the poem "The Lay of Igor's Warfare" (Piatnitska church – 12th century), Ukrainian baroque (Kateriniska church – 18th century), "age-mates" of the St. Sofia cathedral in Kyiv – Spaso-Preobrazhenskyi cathedral (11th century) and many others, such as Borysohlebskyi cathedral (12th century) Chernigivskyi Collegiums (18th century), Yeletskyi Convent, Caves of Antnonii (17th century).

    Free time for the lunch after the tour at local cafe.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Saint Anthony Caves, Boldin Hills, Chernihiv Ukraine

    Saint Antony Caves

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: St. Borys and Glib Cathedral, Preobrazhenska vul. 1A, Chernihiv 14000 Ukraine

    Saint Boris and Gleb Cathedral

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Vulytsya Instytut·sʹka, 4, Kyiv, Ukraine, 02000

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev.
    Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name,
    house number and street name.
    In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you
    in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area.
    Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Private tour with local guide
    • Professional Historian guide
    • 3-hours walking and by transport tour of Chernihiv
    • Visiting the city Kozelets on the rout where is the Cathedral of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin
    • Visiting the Museum of history of Chernihiv, Spaso-Preobrazhenskyi Cathedral, Borysohlebskyi cathedral, Yeletskyi Convent, Caves of Antnonii
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Round-way private transfer from Kyiv and back
    • Transportation by private car or minivan, minibus
    • Time for the lunch after the tour
    • Entrance fees: Museum of history, the St. Antony Caves, Boris and Gleb Cathedral and Belltower (optional) - about US$ 2 per person. Payment to the Cashier Desk.
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch (optional)
    • Extra service
    • Souvenirs and photos are available
    • Entry/Admission - Saviour-Transfiguration Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Saint Anthony Caves
    • Entry/Admission - St. Borys and Glib Cathedral
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Explore the History of the Kievan Rus', period of the Russian Empire and nowadays Ukraine.
    • Visit Bykivnia to see the memorial (1930s NKVD mass shootings, is optional on request.)
    • Another language speaking guide is on request. (subject for the pricing)
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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