Ukrainian Village Private Tour

Discover history and culture of Ukraine in the compact ethnographic open-air Ukrainian Village Museum not far from Kyiv. Unique exhibits, interesting master classes, delicious national cuisine and exclusive souvenirs are waiting for you.

per adult from

$115

AUD

Duration

5 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Transport by air-conditioned car (or mini-bus)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Professional guide
    • Entrance tickets
    • Walking tour in Ukrainian Village Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
    • Souvenirs
    • Personal expenses
    • master classes and craftsman show
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village, Polyana Lisova St. 60, Buzova 08120 Ukraine

    The Ukrainian Village skansen is located in a picturesque coniferous forest half an hour’s drive from Kyiv. It is a modern museum, representing historical Ukrainian village culture and life on a compact territory.

    Unlike the Pirogovo Museum, you won’t have to walk a lot; you can also enter all houses and buildings, and touch the exhibits.

    Moreover, you will see the work of potters, blacksmiths and even feel yourself a Ukrainian craftsman by participating in one of the master classes.

    Besides, there is a mini zoo with domestic and wild animals, an outdoor recreation area and a national cuisine restaurant in the museum.

    UKRAINIAN VILLAGE HAS PREPARED FOR YOU:

    INTERESTING EXCURSION

    There are rural houses from the main historical regions of Ukraine in the museum: Gutsulshchina (the Carpathians), Southern Ukraine, Podolye (southwestern part), Polesye (northern), Slobozhanshchina (eastern), and Middle Naddnepryanshchina (center). Various interiors and a huge collection of authentic items from each region are gathered in the museum. During the tour, you will learn a lot about the life of Ukrainian villages. Moreover, there is a pottery workshop, a smithy, a bakery and even a brewery in the Ukrainian Village Museum.

    MASTER CLASSES

    Do you want to try to make a clay jug, forge a horseshoe for luck or learn how to make Ukrainian vareniki? Welcome to the Ukrainian Village master classes! Here are just a few of them:
    - pottery,
    - blacksmithing,
    - vareniki* making,
    - Petrykivka painting,
    - Chumak** kulesh*** cooking.

    DELICIOUS NATIONAL CUISINE

    After an interesting excursion and entertainment, you can dinnner at the restaurant-kolyba serving delicious dishes of national cuisine: borsch with pampushkas, chumak kulesh cooked at the stake, banosh with bryndza cheese, deruny, vareniki.
    * Vareniki are dumplings with sweet or savory filling.
    ** Chumak is a historic occupation on the territory of the modern Ukraine, merchants or traders, primarily known for the salt trade.
    *** Kulish is a simple traditional Ukrainian millet porridge/soup with meat, salo (pork underskin fat), meat broth, potatoes, carrots and onions.

    Duration: 5 hours

  • Departure Point :
    National Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of Ukraine, Vulytsya Akademika Tronʹka, Kyiv, Ukraine, 03026
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

10

Organised by Wonders & Holidays

Activity ID: V-64931P11

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