Saint Sophia’s Cathedral, Kiev

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  • Orthodox church built in the 11th century
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Lviv

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  • City founded in 1240-1247
  • Old buildings and cobblestone streets survived Soviet and German occupations in World War II
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Chersonesus

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  • Ancient Greek colony founded 2,500 years ago
  • A form of oath sworn by all citizens since the 3rd century BC has survived to present day
  • Founded in 6th century BC, abandoned around 1400 AD
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Underground Odessa Museum

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  • Museum exhibiting an anti-nuclear bunker, walk through the waterflood, and Odessa catacombs

 

Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure

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  • Highly rated and reviewed theme park

Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater

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  • Opened in 1810 but was rebuilt in 1887 due to a fire that destroyed the building
  • Constructed in neo-baroque (Vienna Baroque) style, with the audience hall built in late French rococo style
  • The unique acoustics of the horseshoe-designed hall allows performers to deliver even a whisper-low tone of voice from the stage to any part of the hall

 

Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatian Metropolitans

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  • Once a residence, the buildings are now part of Chernivtsi University
  • Built between 1864-1882
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Hoverla

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  • Highest mountain in Ukraine (6,762 ft tall)
  • Contains beech and spruce forests, sub-alpine meadows

 


 

Costs

all flights $3,656

food $11/day x 15 days = $165

hotel $24/day x 12 days = $288

tickets (all attractions) $27

TOTAL for whole itinerary $4,136