FOR GROUP FROM 10 PEOPLE

(YEARLY)

TOUR PROGRAM:

Day 1

Group meeting at the station, accommodation in a comfortable transport;

Sightseeing tour of Odessa (bus and walking tour);

You will visit historic sites and ancient streets of the city: Deribasovskaya, Pushkinskaya, Richelievskaya and Lanzheronovskaya; masterpiece of architecture – Opera and Ballet Theatre, as well as historic buildings, where now  the Archaeological and Naval museums located; after that you will be able to walk through the cozy Primorsky Boulevard, will see the historical building of current City Council, the palace of Earl Vorontsov with a colonnade, a monument to Duke de Richelieu and the famous Potemkin Stairs, the main entrance to the seaside boulevard from the sea. Enjoy a wonderful view overlooking the harbor station and Ekaterininskaya square.

Sea walk on boats (April – October)

Snow-white, comfortable new boats “Pegasus” and “Andromeda” will give you real joy, a feeling of endless freedom, freshness and happiness! MORE ABOUT SEA WALKING – HERE.

Check-in at the hotel (3-star hotel, double and triple rooms). Free time

Day 2

Breakfast. Transfer to Shabo

Center of wine culture Shabo, excursion and wine degustation

Tour programs are fun and varied. Everything is breathes history here, everything is inspired by modernity.  Connoisseurs of noble drinks, visiting magnificent ancient objects – the bicentennial Royal, Sherry, two-tier cellars, underground wine vaults, etc., have the opportunity to get acquainted with the history of wine and the originality of Shabo terroir. MORE ABOUT THE CENTER OF CULTURE WINE “SHABO” – HERE.

European cheese factory: excursion and tasting of eco-cheeses made in strict compliance with the technologies of the Dutch cheese-makers.

This is a new, modern cheese factory, built according to the European model, in combination of the newest and authentic equipment from Holland, with original Dutch technologies and Ukrainian cheesemakers. Only Dutch live sourdoughs are used, which give the cheese a special originality, texture and delicate cheese flavor. The use of latex and paraffin coating provides the cheese proper maturation, giving him the opportunity to breathe. Cheese factory has a closed production cycle, from the cultivation of feed to the processing of raw milk and the final product – high-quality cheese.

Dinner

Transfer to the Belgorod – Dnestrovsky

Visiting the Belgorod-Dnestrovsky (Akkerman) fortress, excursion

During its 2500-year existence, the city of Belgorod-Dnestrovsky has acquired a rich history, has experienced many historical eras, its numerous names indicate frequent movement and population change, but the banks of the fast Dniester have always been densely populated.

The history of Belgorod-Dnestrovsky begins from the end of the 6th century. BC, when people from the Asia Minor city of Miletus on the west bank of the Dniester River founded the city of Ofiussu – Tiru. The remains of the ancient Tyra, located on the site of the present Belgorod-Dniester are a unique monument of history and culture. In the XII century Belgorod is part of the principality of Galicia-Volyn, since 1214 – under the rule of the Hungarian kingdom. At the end of the XIV century the city is part of the Moldavian state and is referred to as Chetatya-Albe. It becomes its main port and capital of the southern provinces of Moldova. By this time, the construction of a powerful fortress, one of the outstanding and interesting monuments of the defensive architecture of the Middle Ages, is completed. The construction of such a fortification was primarily due to political instability in the province. There are various versions about the time of the fortress construction… MORE ABOUT BELGOROD-DNESTROVSKAYA (AKKERMANSKAYA) FORTRESS – HERE.

Transfer to Odessa

Free time

Day 3

Breakfast. Free time*

Day 4

Breakfast

Excursion to the Catacombs of Odessa

Odessa catacombs are fanned by many mysteries and legends. These are underground passages of various origin and destination. Most of the Odessa catacombs are old mines, quarries (~ 95%) of which mined stone for the construction of the city. Also, the Odessa catacombs include drainage tunnels, “mines” – ancient cellars for various purposes, military bunkers, all kinds of mysterious underground passages and real natural caves. Understand the interweaving of underground cavities of different origin, it is sometimes difficult even to Odessans themselves. Dungeons store interesting traces of bygone eras of city life. And the very presence in the catacombs bears not forgotten impressions. MORE INFORMATION ABOUT CATACOMBS – HERE.

WARNING:
1. Since the temperature in the catacombs is year-round 12-14 degrees, it is necessary to have appropriate outerwear and comfortable shoes with you;

2. The entrance to the catacombs in a drunken state is STRONGLY FORBIDDEN!

3. Those who has claustrophobia and/or lygophobia, must warn the guide .

Tour with tasting at the N.L. Shustov Cognac Museum

N.L. Shustov Cognac Museum is located in historical part of Odesa – in the old cellars at Odesa cognac factory. We invite you to learn more about one of the largest Cognac Houses of Ukraine, where experienced specialists will dedicate you to the secret of creating a noble drink and help you to understand the science of tasting.  You will make an unforgettable journey in time and touch the “Angels shares” during the visit the shop  of aging and blending cognac spirits, and we will slightly open the veil of the mystery of the birth of cognac and share the unknown stories of old Odessa. MORE ABOUT TOURS WITH TASTING – HERE.

Free time

Day 5

Breakfast. Free time*. Check-out from hotel. Departure from Odessa.

PRICE – from  7.560 UAH (277€) per person

THE PROGRAMM COULD BE CHANGE ON PRIOR CLIENT REQUEST

The price includes: accommodation in “3 star hotel” (4 night), breakfast (4), lunch (1), transportation at the comfortable bus, excursions (7), tasting (3), entrance tickets, group accompaniment services, insurance.

The price does not include: dinners, lunches, transport to / from Odessa, souvenirs.