The Pearl of Ukraine - Odessa
Acquaintance with Odessa, a legendary city that is considered to be "The Pearl of the Black Sea". You will have the opportunity to go up and down the Potemkin Stairs, to visit the palaces of the city (the Vorontsov Palace, the Houses of Gagarin, Pototsky and Tolstoy), to attend the museums of Odessa, to walk around in Belgorod - Dniestrovsky, one of the most ancient towns in the world, as well as to explore a castle of the XIII century, an old market of Odessa and a plenty of other beautiful sights. You can find more details in the program.
Program (4 days / 3 nights)
Reception at Odessa airport
Transfer to the hotel. Installation in the rooms
Visit Odessa with a professional guide to discover this seaside city with a mythological name referring to Ulysses (Odysseos in Greek). An exciting city with ancient origins that experienced centuries of multiple invasions before flourishing at the end of the 18th century, thanks to Catherine II of Russia. Then Odessa developed mainly thanks to Admiral Neapolitan José de Ribas and the French Armand Emmanuel du Plessis, Duke of Richelieu, and Governor of Odessa
You will admire the Potemkin staircase, one of the most famous monuments in the world thanks to Sergueï Eisenstein's film "le cuirasse Potemkine". A famous site related to an event of the 1905 revolution: the uprising of workers supported by the crew of the battleship Potemkin.
Dinner at the restaurant
Departure to visit the Palaces of Odessa.
Pacales of Lev Tolstoï, of Earl Pototski, of Earl Vorontsov, of Prince Gagarine.
Visit to the Museum of Arts (Earl Pototski Palace).
Dinner in the city in the Prymorsky restaurant.
Visit to the Museum of Archeology is for sure the most interesting as it possesses a very beautiful collection of pieces of ancient settlement of the first civilisations of the Black sea region, in particular - the decorations and ancient coins.
Supper in the city.
Departure for Bilgorode - Dnistrovski. Visit the city on the right bank of the Dniestr estuary, a city built in the 5th century by the Greeks, which is one of the oldest cities in the world, classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
Visit of the 13th century castle
Lunch at the restaurant
Back to Odessa. Free time in the city centre (Opera district Odessa, walk on the waterfront, enjoy the gardens...)
Dinner at the restaurant
Visit of the famous old market of Odessa - Privoz.
Transfer to the airport.