Unique Ukrainian Christmas 2019

Unique Ukrainian Christmas 2019
210 EUR / 4 days
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05.01.2019

Every year we strive to feel the Spirit of Christmas, therefore, we study traditions and make them a part of our seasonal tours!

Day 1. January 5, 2019.

9-00 am Departure from the railway station of Lviv.

11-30 am Kamianka waterfall. The waterfall, which is 7 meters high and extremely beautiful in the winter. We also invite you to walk to the Dead Lake and enjoy the beauty of the Skolivsky Beskydy National Park.

2-00 pm Village of Hrebeniv. Walk to the Opir river. The village is at an altitude of 500 meters above sea level. Not far from the village there is the tomb of Prince Svyatoslav (982 – 1015 A.D.) on the right bank of the river.

4-00 pm Check-in to a hotel in Slavske town. Slavske is located in the sunny valley, as if in an amphitheater, right at the confluence of two rivers, the Opir river and its affluent Slavka. Slavske has a well-developed infrastructure for winter recreation.

5-00 pm Dinner. Free time. Relaxing time in the local traditional SPA (chuny).

Day 2. January 6, 2019.

08-00 am Breakfast.

09-00 am Ski resort Zakhar Berkut. There is a cableway on the mountain Zvorets. From the mountains, there is a wonderful panorama of the Skolivski Beskydy, Borzhava ridge and the peaks of the Makivka mountains, Klyuchi, and mount Pikui. The tourist complex has everything for active skiing: all equipment for rent, also sleds and snowboards. Café on the mountain. Rent of quadricycles and snowmobiles. There is an easy peak for beginners. Instructor services.

4-00 pm Preparation for making Christmas Vertep. Learning the carols for the evening.

7-00 pm Singing and traditional Christmas Eve dinner (the 12 meatless dishes).  Learning the carols. The arrangement of the costumed performance. Carols.

 Day 3. January 7, 2019.

9-00 am Breakfast.

9-30 am Trip to the church.

10-30 am Free time (skiing, walking, any request).

5-00 pm Celebrating Christmas evening.

7-00 pm SPA evening in the old Hutsul traditions. It will warm your soul and body. Aroma of local herbs will give you unforgettable moments.

9-30 pm Return to a hotel. Dinner.

Day 4. January 8, 2019.

8-00 am Breakfast.

10-00 am Excursion to the Fortress of Tustan.

1-00 pm Return to Lviv.

2-00 pm The excursion The Sacral City of Lviv.

During Christmas season the spirit of the celebration can be felt everywhere, especially in Lviv. There is the highest concentration of churches in this city. Churches of different confessions. Orthodox, Greek Catholic, Roman Catholic, Armenian one… But the spirit of Christmas unites them all in a common prayer. You haven’t seen so many street Christmas performances in your life! Some of them will have even real sheep😊 Lviv Christmas street performances are distinguished by their originality and creativity! During the excursion, you will see the oldest, most famous and diverse Lviv temples. All of that will set light to your hearts and help to bring Christmas flame to your home.

Free time. Visiting the Christmas market in Lviv.

Cost of the tour 210 EUR.

For children under 5 years old – free of charge.

For children from 5 to 12 years – 190 EUR.

The price includes – accommodation for 3 nights, 3 breakfasts, 3 dinners (2 of them are festive dinners, a guide and transport along the whole route), entrance tickets, excursions, participation in the vertep (performances with carols).

Extra charges – Chany (tubs) 150 UAH/per hour/per person. Ski lifts and ski equipment rental, instructor services.

 

To order the tour or, if you have any questions, please contact us via mobile\Viber\Whatsapp +380997065333