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Ukraine Waterways Cruise - Kiev to Odessa

Ukraine River Cruise

2016 Departures
August 27
September 16
Prices From$1699 per Person Double
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Discover the Ukraine! During your trip on board the M/S General Tututin, you will notice that this exciting young democracy has so much more to offer than the world renown cities of Kiev, Yalta and Odessa! Along the Dnieper river, you will also have unique off the beaten path experiences such as a Zaporozhye Cossack encounter, and you will taste the local food prepared by a family who lives in the rural Dnieper Delta area. Above all, the Ukraine Cruise offers you a superb cultural immersion, and great fun and entertainment throughout your journey!

Fuel surcharge is $146

Itinerary

 
Day 1     Kiev
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Dinner

Upon your arrival in Kiev, transfer to the port for embarkation. A welcome drink and crew introduction will precede dinner.

 
Day 2     Kiev
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

After breakfast, depart on a sightseeing tour of this ancient and beautiful city including an inside tour of the renowned St. Sophia Cathedral and the gargantuan statue of Mother Ukraine. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure or purchase one of our optional tours.

 
Day 3     Kiev
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

After breakfast, depart for a tour of the Pecherskaya Lavra Caves and Tombs. Founded in the 11th century, the complex contains many unique, ancient religious relics. The afternoon is free or purchase one of our optional tours. Tonight, set sail.

 
Day 4     Kanev - Cherkassy
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Dinner

After breakfast arrival to Kanev. Walking tour incl. Tomb of Taras. Afternoon arrival at Cherkassy. In the evening enjoy a Folk show on board.

 
Day 5     Kremenchug
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Walking tour then Optional Morning visit to a "Kolhoz", a typical communal village including a school (when in session). Afternoon Ukrainian National Day! Ukrainian Dances, Games, Cuisine and Language lessons.

 
Day 6     Zaporozhye
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Today, enjoy a morning city tour of Zaporozhye, including the Cossack History Museum. Lunch on board. In the afternoon set sail to Kherson.

 
Day 7     Kherson
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Upon arrival in Kherson, enjoy a boat trip along the Dnieper Delta. In the afternoon, enjoy on board lecture and activities while sailing towards Sevastopol.

 
Day 8     Vilkovo
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

This morning, depart on your walking tour of this natural preserve. After lunch on board, enjoy some free time in this exciting city. An optional tour will be offered as well.

 
Day 9     Odessa
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Arrive in Odessa. Your afternoon city tour will be featuring the main attractions of this beautiful and cosmopolitan city. The rest of the evening is at leisure or purchase one of our optional tours. Dinner on board.

 
Day 10     Odessa
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Free day to explore this gorgeous city on your own or take one of the optional tours.

Captain's farewell dinner on board.

 
Day 11     Odessa
On Board the MS General Vatutin
Meals: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Disembark after breakfast.

 

Notes

September 16, 2016 this cruise itinerary is done in reverse.

All times of arrival/departures, activities and similar, may vary slightly and are subject to change due to sailing conditions and other unforeseen circumstances.

Price Includes
Sightseeing and Entrances Per Itinerary
Luggage Handling
Entrances Per Itinerary
Accommodations in Select Cabin Category
Meals Daily Shipboard
Conferences and Shipboard Entertainment
Tour Escort
Nightly Entertainment & Dancing
Price Does Not Include
 Port & Cruise Fuel Surcharges
 Optional Excursions
 Transfers
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