Welcome to Kiev! Airport arrival transfer to your hotel and check in. Remainder of the day at leisure.
Today embark on a city tour of the nation’s capital, visiting
the golden domed St. Michael’s Cathedral and the ancient golden
gates, originally constructed in 1037. Continue with a leisurely
stroll to baroque styled St. Andrew’s Church & the Byzantine
constructed Holy Sophia Cathedral, inspired by emperor Justinian’s
Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. This afternoon explore the Lower Town
Podil, on the banks of the Dnieper river & the Chernobyl Museum
dedicated to the 1986 disaster.
Overnight: Kiev | Breakfast
This morning visit the Museum of Historical Treasures and
Pechersk Lavra - also known as the Caves Monastery, spread
across wooded slopes above the River Dnieper and house a unique
array of gold domed churches, underground labyrinths lined with
mummified monks and elegant monastic buildings turned museums,
boasting a hoard of gold rivalling that of the Hermitage. Spend the
afternoon at leisure.
Overnight: Kiev | Breakfast
Our city stay concludes after breakfast, consider heading to the local souvenir market just a short walk from our hotel and onward departure transfer to the airport.
For all our tours and tailor-made holidays we provide you with a clear categorisation of all hotels we use. The REGIONAL CATEGORY indicates the local rating of each hotel in each respective country. We have also rated each hotel using OUR CATEGORY, which will be in line with generally accepted western hotel grading standards.
Basic hotels and simple accommodation is a no frills option with an adventurous authentic feel.
Standard accommodation equates to a Western 3-star standard, always featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant.
Superior accommodation equates to a Western 4-star standard, featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant and often a swimming pool and/or a fitness centre.
Deluxe accommodation equates to a Western 5-star standard, usually featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, excellent service and customer care.
Lavish accommodation equates to a Western 5-star plus standard - the creme de la creme. Featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, this accommodation is a cut above the rest. Sheer opulence!
Opened in November 2012 by Vladmir Klitschko, the Eleven Mirrors Design Hotel is a beautiful boutique hotel in the heart of Kiev. All of the rooms and suites boast a contemporary interior design and smart elegance including stunning en suite facilities. The on site Spa offers luxury treatments and the swimming pool is the perfect place to freshen up in the morning! Perfectly located just a stones throw from the National Opera House in the heart of Kiev.