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Chernihiv Private Cultural Tour from Kyiv

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Saviour-Transfiguration Cathedral, Chernihiv, Chernihiv OblastChernihiv is a poem not less interesting and significant that the poem about Kyiv. It means a long-standing grandeur and rivalry between Chernihiv and Kyiv, Chernigiv own profound culture and traditions. It is a museum town, conservation area with many centuries of history, culture, memorial places and museums. Chernihiv was the second important town in the Ancient Kievan Rus'. Chernihiv’s golden age was the 12th early 13 century. A major centre of culture in Old Rus, Chernihiv rivaled Kiev in territory and might. The city main tended close commercial ties with many lands of Old Rus, the Byzantine Empire, and Western Europe. Chernihiv’s jewellers and gun-smiths were famous for their high-quality jewellery, weapons, dishes and bowls. Especially popular was their silverware. Today, the best examples of these articles are exhibited in many museums of Ukraine and Chernihiv. Preserved in the city are unique monuments of architecture of the 11th-13th centuries. Located on the territory of the medieval citadel, also called the Rampart, is the oldest monument of 11th century Old Rus architecture. Over 15 object for demonstrating in these preserve. The main places of interest are concentrated in the architectural and historic conservation preserving monuments of the Ancient Kievan Rus' times architecture contemporaneous with the poem "The Lay of Igor's Warfare" (Piatnitska church – 12th century), Ukrainian baroque (Kateriniska church – 18th century), "age-mates" of the St. Sofia cathedral in Kyiv – Spaso-Preobrazhenskyi cathedral (11th century) and many others, such as Borysohlebskyi cathedral (12th century) Chernigivskyi Collegiums (18th century), Yeletskyi Convent, Caves of Antnonii (17th century).Free time for the lunch after the tour at local cafe.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Saint Anthony Caves, Chernihiv, Chernihiv OblastSaint Antony Caves Duration: 1 hourStop At: St. Borys and Glib Cathedral, Chernihiv, Chernihiv OblastSaint Boris and Gleb CathedralDuration: 1 hour

$28.87 Private & Custom Tours

Private Full-Day Chernihiv Tour from Kiev

A breathtaking full-day trip to Chernihiv start at your hotel’s reception, when you meet your friendly driver. The 140-km distance from Kiev to charming Chernihiv will allow you to enjoy magnificent sceneries of Ukraine. There will be a short stop on the way to Chernihiv at a small, but very beautiful town of Kozelets . The main attraction of this town is a well-known Nativity of the Virgin Cathedral with an exclusive and amazing iconostasis. After arriving to Chernihiv, you will meet a local guide and the exciting adventure will start. The city is full of 11th-12th and 17th-19th century’s exceptional architectural, cultural and historical monuments. On its territory, Chernihiv contains a big number of world famous monuments, many of which date back to the times of Kievan Rus. The unforgettable whole-day tour of the city’s main attractions will include: • Our Savior and Transfiguration Cathedral - unique olden church of the Kievan Rus that has been well maintained to our days. • Boris and Gleb Cathedral with the burial chamber of famous princes of the city, where the famous Holy Doors, a true masterpiece of the Ukrainian Baroque art, is located. • Yeletsky Assumption Monastery – the unique cultural monument of 11th century, one of the ancient Ukrainian religious sites. • Trinity Cathedral - a true masterpiece of XVII century Ukrainian Baroque art that is recognized as the leading cathedral in the city. Here, you will get a chance to worship the miraculous St. Theodosius and St. Laurence’s relics. • Saint Anthony Caves - a famous underground monastery established by Christian missioner Anthony in 1069. The prominent monastery was restored in the XVIII century, after being destroyed by Tatar Mongols. Anthony Caves includes both the biggest underground temple of Ukraine, St. Theodosius Church, and the first country’s underground place of worship, the famed Cave of Spirits. • Ancient Chernigov Dytynets (Citadel) - the most ancient part of Chernigov city with a large and beautiful park. Here, everyone is welcomed to reach an observation deck, from which you may admire incredible city’s view, the stunning Boldin hills and the marvelous Desna River. After a tour, with a bunch of new impressions, you will have a free time for having lunch at the best local restaurants. Later, you will start our way back to Kiev, where the trip will be officially over once you will be dropped off at your hotel.

$149 Tours & Sightseeing

Treasures of the Northern Capital (Private Tour to Chernihiv)

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Nativity of the Virgin Cathedral, Kozelets, Chernihiv OblastThe Cathedral of the Nativity of the Virgin is one of the architectural pearls of Ukraine built in XVIII century. Despite the fact that during Soviet times this beautiful baroque cathedral was serving as stables, prison and then a warehouse, its wooden iconostasis miraculously survived the turmoil. It is believed to be a project of the famous court architect B. Rastrelli, the author of Mariyinsky Palace and Saint Andrew's Church in Kyiv.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Chernihiv Collegium, Chernihiv, Chernihiv OblastChernihi is an old competitor of Kyiv and is more than 1300 years old. Our tour will include Transfiguration Cathedral, the oldest building in Chernihiv and one of the oldest cathedrals in Ukraine. Ancient embankment, House of Mazepa, Old Chernihiv College, Khmelnitsky monument, Pyatnytska (Good Friday) Church - all the gems of ancient Rus' architecture from 11 century.Pass By: Boldin Hills, Chernihiv, Chernihiv OblastContinuing the tour: Black Tomb, Boldin Hills, Kurgan Hulbische, Antonyi caves, Trinity Cathedral...Stop At: Horseback Yard Sednevskiy, Sedniv, Chernihiv OblastSedniv is one of the most extraordinary villages in the Northern Ukraine. Here you'll see the church, where the first horror movie of the Soviet times was shot. Duration: 1 hour

$2.89 Cultural & Theme Tours

Групповая пешеходная экскурсия по Чернигову 1 мая в 15:00

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Chernihiv Red Square, Chernihiv, Chernihiv OblastПриглашаем гостей и жителей Чернигова на пешеходную экскурсию по центральной части города. Начнем же знакомство с Черниговом с его центральной площади. Вы узнаете, почему она называется Красной и когда стала центральной. Вы услышите версии о возрасте Чернигова, легенды и факты связанные с его основанием и названием. Мы прогуляемся до древнему черниговскому Предградью, где в древности находился рынок и сохранился шедевр черниговской архитектурной школы — Пятницкая церковь (кон. XIIв.). Вы сможете сможете прикоснуться к «камню желаний» и увидите сквер Богдана Хмельницкого. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Chernihiv Central Park for Culture and Leisure, Chernihiv, Chernihiv OblastДалее, по центральной улице Чернигова мы пройдем на территорию древнего Детинца, который местные называют просто ВАЛ. Это сердце Чернигова, самая старая его часть. Здесь сохранился самый древний собор Чернигова, а возможно и Украины — Спасо-Преображенский (XIв.), рядом находится Борисоглебский собор XIIв., здание Черниговского Коллегиума (1700г.), дом Лизогуба, прогуляемся вдоль знаменитой аллеи с пушками и полюбуемся панорамой р.Десна и Болдиных гор.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

$300 Day Trips & Excursions

Baturyn Day Trip from Kyiv

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Argotour, KievFirstly, on arrival visit the Palace Ensemble of Kyryll Rozumovsky in Baroque style. Discover the Palace of K. Rozumovsky what was built in 18 century by Charles Cameron Scottish architect and enjoy the tour with the local guide. You will inspect the 3 floors of the neo-Palladian Palace decorated with Ukrainian traditional furniture, statues made of marble, artistic mosaic parquet floor made of more than 10 types of the local wood, walls painted in Baroque styles by the local artists, executive golden-gild chandeliers on the sailing, pictures of the famous Hetmans, visit Chapel inside the Palace, dancing halls amaze with their greatness and grandiosity, walk by the great park around the mansion.Than drive by the transport around the city and visit: • The Сitadel of Baturyn Fortress • Hetman’s Glory square • The Baturyn museum of Archeology • The House of V.Kochubey the Judge General • Kochubeyivskyi Park • The Resurrection Church – the burial vault of Kyrylo Rozumovsky. • The Intersession Church Bay the traditional Ukrainian souvenirs on the Market square close the Fortress.   Lastly, visit the local Museum of the Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay (1846-1888, born in Chernihiv region) as known as great traveler who spent the major part of his life travelling and conducted scientific research in the Middle East, Australia, New Guinea, Melanesia and Polynesia. Australia became his adopted country and Sydney the home town of his family.Discover the Baturyn for yourself as a great traveler!   Duration: 3 hours

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