Welcome to Galicia and Bukovyna
5- day programme
Arrival to Lviv. Transfer from the airport. Check-in the hotel. Bus tour around the city with the Lviv panorama overview from the High Castle Hill. St. Georges Greek-Catholic Cathedral, houses of former Parliament, the palace of the Scientists, former Bernardine monastery, Lychakiv cemetery and many other things. Visiting the Opera Theatre with a guided tour.
Breakfast. Walking tour around the city. Overview of the most interesting sites of medieval Lviv. Rynok Square, Town Hall, Latin and Armenian Cathedrals, the Assumption church, former Dominican and Bernardine monasteries , the Gunpowder tower, the pharmacy-museum etc.
Visiting the Shevchenkivskyi Gai – the museum of wooden architecture and rural lifestyle or National Museum with the biggest collection of Ukrainian icons in the world.
Visiting the Vernisage ( crafts and arts market) and buying the souvenirs from Lviv.
Dinner at one of the restaurants with national cuisine.
Breakfast. A trip through Ivano-Frankivsk to the Ukraininan Carpathians. In Iv-Frankivsk a walk in the city centre and then transfer to Yaremche – one of the most famous mountain resorts. Visiting the hutsul market in Yaremche and luch in the restaurant ” Hutsulshchyna” ( Hutsul land). After lunch – transfer to Chernivtsi. Check-in the hotel.
A tour around the city with visiting the University – the former residence of Bukovinian metropolitans, St.Nicholas Church, city theatre and other interesting sites.
Departure to Lviv. On the way back – visiting the unique museum of Pysanka ( easter painted egg) in Kolomiya. Departure.