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Full-Day Guided Tour to Chernobyl Exclusion Zone 1 from Kyiv
Kyiv, Ukraine, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 99.00 USD Take a tour from Kyiv to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone during this small-group tour. Learn about the history of the area and the nuclear explosion that took place in 1986 as you explore the area. Walk through the city of Pripyat and the ‘Duga’ radar station among other zones that are generally off-limits to the public. Your tour includes all necessary permits, lunch, and permission to take photos and videos. Explore the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone on a tour from Kyiv Walk through areas that are off-limits to the general public This tour includes lunch and permission for photo and video A small group of 15 or fewer ensures a personalized experience Departure Point Volodymyrska St, 60, Kyiv, Ukraine, 02000 Return Details Returns to original departure point Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Pripyat, Pripyat, Kiev Oblast We stop on the main city square in Pripyat, before taking a roughly 2-hour walk through the empty streets of this ‘ghost city.’ Along the way we’ll see the partially collapsed School No. 1, the highly radioactive hospital, the river port and the famous Pripyat Café; the Prometheus Cinema, the football stadium and the unused Ferris wheel, the swimming pool, and Hotel Polissya: which served as a base for the Soviet nuclear physicists sent in to examine the Zone after the accident. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Duga Radar Russian Woodpecker, Chernobyl Ukraine The military base known as Chernobyl-2 was a top-secret facility built around the massive Duga-1 Radar Antenna: a transmitter measuring 150 meters high, and 1 km in length. Designed to detect incoming ballistic missiles, the object was nicknamed the ‘Russian Woodpecker’ due to the tapping noise it transmitted across radio frequencies. Today it remains as one of the most impressive Cold War artifacts anywhere in Ukraine. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Chernobyl, Chernobyl, Kiev Oblast Today Chernobyl Town is the administrative center of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone – featuring admin buildings, a police station, fire station, several hotels and restaurants, plus grocery stores. We’ll stop to visit the Third Angel monument, a memorial complex incorporating a map of the Exclusion Zone along with nameplates of all the abandoned villages from the region. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: ChNPP Fire Station, Unnamed Road 2, Прип'ять, Київська обл., Ukraine, 07270 The State Fire and Rescue Unit 2-DPRZ GTU of the Ministry of Taxes and Duties of Ukraine, earlier - ППЧ-17 for the protection of Chernobyl. The functions of the fire department are performed at the present time. Firefighters ППЧ-17 arrived to extinguish a fire at the fourth power unit on the night of April 26, along with firefighters of Polesye ППЧ-31, only a little later than firefighters of the Pripyat SVPCh-6 and station ВПЧ-2, in the first hour of the accident. Nowadays, it is also known for its makeshift “zoo” arranged by firefighters on the territory of the unit. In different years, young wild boar, wolf, fox, raccoon dog, red deer, Przhevalsky horse and other animals found in the forests of Chernobyl went and raised. Some of them took root in part, others were safely transferred to the zoos of Ukraine. Duration: 1 hour 

Underground Tunnels Exploration
Kyiv, Ukraine, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 35.46 USD Are you ready to meet absolutely Darkness? During 1,5 hours tour to underground tunnel system “Mykilska” with urbex guide you will: - Visit biggest underground waterfall in Kyiv - Know everything about UrbEx in post-soviet countries and Kiev underground world - See crystal clear underground streams, stalactites, stalagmites and other cave formations - feel what it is like to be in total darkness - walk route through dungeon moving from level to level Visiting Mykilska tunnel systems is good at any time of the year. Drain system “Mykilska, almost entirely built in 1916, is the oldest part of more than 50-kilometer-long Kiev draining system. It is the best tour to get acquainted with urban subterranean exploration. Torches and our seasoned guides will illuminate your path in the dark, and turn the trip into your personal memorable achievement. This guided tour will add a new dimension of the world you live, and make your urban life horizons wider… Or, more precisely, deeper. Departure Point Kyiv, Ukraine, 02000 The meeting point will be right in front of the main ticket office of metro Dnipro station (red line of metro --> NOT HOTEL DNIPRO ) , downstairs platform. Departure Time 11:00 AM Return Details Returns to original departure point Itinerary Stop At: Kyiv (Kiev) During 1,5 hours tour to underground tunnel system “Mykilska” with urbex tour guide you will: - Watch biggest underground waterfall in Kyiv - Touch ancient brickwork walls more than 100 years old - See crystal clear underground streams, stalactites, stalagmites and other cave formations - Experience the absolute darkness - Maybe meet bats – they live in these tunnels like in the cave Visiting the Kyiv Underground Tour is safe in any weather. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes Admission Ticket Free ;

History
Kyiv Pechersk Lavra Monastery
Kyiv, Ukraine, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 75.00 USD per group (up to 3) This UNESCO World Heritage Site is essential for any visit to Kiev and with a private guide, you’ll be privy to in-depth knowledge not found in the free brochure. Explore the Baroque style churches, including the gilded Assumption Cathedral. You have the option to take your time in the Kiev Pechersk Preserve and enigmatic Lavra Caves or expand your tour to the monastery to include the Museum of Treasures, Bell Tower, and more. Explore the unmissable UNESCO World Heritage Site at your own pace Go inside the mysterious Lavra Caves beneath the main churches Option to expand your itinerary to include the complex’s many museums Round-trip hotel transfers included Departure Point Lavrska St, 9, Kyiv, Киевская область, Ukraine, 01015 Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name, house number and street name. In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you close the mauin entrance in right side to the Kiev Pechersk Lavra Monastery, 9 Lavska street Return Details Returns to original departure point Itinerary Stop At: The Holy Dormition Kyiv Caves Lavra The Lavra, a large monastery with 28 hectares of land, got this title in 1688. Review of the Monastery constructions, galleries of the Near and Far Caves, museums including the museum of historic treasures of Ukraine, other exhibits. One of the most famous Kiev attractions, founded in 1051 by monks Antoniy and Feodosiy for enchanting and expansion of new religion - Christianity. The complex of Kiev-Pecherskaya Lavra Monastery includes Nearby and Far-off caves, the Church of the Savior on Berestove, Holy Trinity Gate Church, St Nicholas' Church and the Great Lavra Belfry, the highest in Ukraine (96,6), fully reconstructed Assumption Cathedral. The majority of the structures is built in the Ukrainian Baroque style. The ensemble is organically linked to the relief and forms a beautiful and majestic silhouette of Kiev from the Dnipro river side. Tour without museums includes panoramic tour in Kiev Pechersk Preserve and visit to the Caves. Tour with museums besides of panoramic tour in Kiev Pechersk Preserve and Caves includes Museum of Treasures, Museum of Miniature and Bell Tower. In 1990 Kiev-Pecherskaya Lavra Monastery was enlisted into the UNESCO's World Heritage List. Duration: 3 hours Admission Ticket Not Included 

Highlights of Kiev Private Sightseeing
Kyiv, Ukraine, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 120.00 USD per group (up to 3) See all of Kiev's highlights in a single private sightseeing tour. This excursion is a great option for first-time visitors or those travelers with a tight schedule, enabling you to see the landmarks and attractions on three different routes: the Kiev Pechersk Lavra Monastery, St. Andrew's Decent, and a comprehensive city tour of Kiev. Along the way, listen to commentary from a guide, letting you in on hidden facts and less-known stories about the Ukrainian capital. Private guide just for you and your party Learn about Kiev's history through your guide's in-depth commentary Combination of private transportation and traveling via metro like the locals do See all of Kiev's UNESCO World Heritage sites in just one day Departure Point Traveler pickup is offered Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev. Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name, house number and street name. In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area. Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua Departure Time 10:00 AM Itinerary Stop At: Kyiv (Kiev) Tour will start at 10am from the centrally located hotel or apartment of your stay in Kiev. Your guide will meet you at hotel lobby area on reception. The first part of your big tour will start with 3h city tour by private transport. You will know the most interesting places of Kyiv and can expect to see them. Among them are: the Golden Gate, Vladimirskiy Cathedral, St. Michael’s Square and St. Michael's Domed Monastery, Foundation Monument to Bohdan Khmelnytskiy, Security Head Office of Ukraine, All-Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, Pedagogical Museum, Red Building of the National Taras Shevchenko University of Kiev, Bessarabskiy Market, House of Chimeras, House of President of Ukraine, National Bank of Ukraine, Ukrainian House, National Philharmonic Society, Maidan Nezalezhnosti /Independence Square, Kiev’s Funicular, Post Office Square, St. Alexander’s Catholic Church, Contract House, Fountain Samson, Kyiv-Mohyla Academy,Holy Spirit Church, Clergy House, and Mariinskiy Park and Palace. Duration: 3 hours Admission Ticket Free Stop At: Kyiv (Kiev) Visit the the hill where St. Andrew's Church is situated. Here you will know about the history of the St. Andrew’s Decent and old town. Then your private guide will bring you at 1pm to view the hill of the Pechersk district where Museum of World War II is situated. Here you will start another walking part of the tour to get familiar with territory of Museum. Optionally at 1:30pm enjoy lunch at an Ukrainian cuisine restaurant or cafe on your way. Lunch time is from 12pm - 4pm, except on weekends. Duration: 1 hour Admission Ticket Free Stop At: Kyiv (Kiev) Lastly, enjoy Kiev Pechersk Lavra Monastery while visiting the Near and Far caves. The Lavra, a large monastery with 28 hectares of land, got this title in 1688. Review the monastery constructions, galleries of the Near and Far Caves, possibility to visit in extra the Museum of Historic Treasures of Ukraine, Museum miniatures and other exhibits. In 1990 Kiev-Pecherskaya Lavra Monastery was enlisted into the UNESCO's World Heritage List. Finally, you will go to the nearest Metro station where learn more about Kiev Metro lines and visit the deepest Metro Station in the World – Arsenalna (105.5 meters (346 ft)). Tour ends after the 6-hour ride and you can return to your hotel by public transport, metro, taxi, or by bus to Downtown – Independence Square called Maidan Nezalezhnosti and the guide will help you. Duration: 2 hours Admission Ticket Free Stop At: National Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv Includes to the tour Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Maidan Nezalezhnosti Includes to the tour Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Saint Sophia Cathedral Includes to the tour Duration: 30 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: St Michael's Golden Domed Monastery Includes to the tour Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: St. Volodymyr's Cathedral Includes to the tour Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Golden Gate Includes to the tour Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Pass By: Kyiv Mohyla Academy Includes to the tour Pass By: Fountain of Samson Includes to the tour Stop At: Hetman Bohdan Khmelnitsky Monument Includes to the tour Duration: 5 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: The House with Chimeras Includes to the tour Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Pass By: Mariinsky Park Includes to the tour Pass By: The National Bank of Ukraine Includes to the tour Pass By: Besarabsky Market Includes to the tour Pass By: Pedagogical Museum - The Teacher's House Includes to the tour Pass By: Kiev Funicular Includes to the tour Pass By: The National Philharmonic of Ukraine Includes to the tour Pass By: Ukrainian House/ The International Convention Center Includes to the tour Pass By: National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Includes to the tour Stop At: The Holy Dormition Kyiv Caves Lavra Includes to the tour. Duration: 2 hours Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Eternal Glory Park Includes to the tour. Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War Includes to the tour. Duration: 15 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Khreschatyk Street Includes to the tour. Duration: 10 minutes Admission Ticket Free 

Kiev Pechersk Lavra and Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine
Kyiv, Ukraine, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 55.00 USD Join a private guide for a personalized, half-day tour of Kiev Pechersk Lavra and the Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine. With the option to choose a walking tour, opt for an excursion by private car or book a minibus for your group. The day can be tailored to your interests and schedule so you won’t be limited by a fixed tour itinerary. Choose a private tour for more individualized service Learn the stories behind the treasures with an art historian guide Included entrance fees ensure no extra costs upon arrival Convenient pickup at your Kiev hotel Departure Point Traveler pickup is offered The guide meet you near your hotel/apartment or any place convenient for you in central Kiev You can specify your hotel/apartment address in Special Requirements section of booking form Itinerary Stop At: The Holy Dormition Kyiv Caves Lavra Kiev Pechersk Lavra is UNESCO World Heritage architectural complex includes outstanding churches, the underground labyrinths where holy monk relics are kept, peaceful Metropolitan residence, beautiful Rose Valley Duration: 2 hours Admission Ticket Included Stop At: Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine The Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine is a small Ukrainian hermitage, Ukrainian history “in gold and silver”. It keeps an astounding collection of precious stones and metal found or made in Ukraine. Our guide will lead you through the ancient jewellery of the nomadic Scythian tribes from 2500 years ago. You will see real ancient gold items, among them the magnificent “Golden pectoral” (chest decoration of a Scythian king). The museum possesses also an impeccable collection of Russian, Jewish, Polish and German masterpieces. Duration: 1 hour Admission Ticket Included Stop At: The Great Lavra Bell Tower The Great Lavra Bell Tower is the main bell tower of of Kiev Pechersk Lavra. Its total height, with the Christian cross, is 96.5 metres Duration: 20 minutes Admission Ticket Included ;