Chernihiv tour with beer tasting
Duration: 12 hours
Private one-day tour by car or minibus
Dates: every day upon request
Languages: English (another languages on request)
8 a.m. - Departure from Kiev. Check in Kozelets (Cathedral of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary).
Arrival in Chernigov.
Bus and walking tour of the city. Visiting Anthony Caves.
Chernihiv - one of the oldest and most interesting cities in Ukraine. Over the centuries, it has been significant political, economic and cultural center. Bus and walking tour will allow you to see for yourself this beautiful city which is rich in history.
The most famous place in Chernihiv is a shaft - it is a historical, cultural and spiritual center of the city, its oldest part - the Old Russian Detinets. It was here on the upper plateau of the right bank of the Desna river indigenous, where she meets up with one of its tributaries - Strizhnev, in the last quarter of the VII century there was a fortified settlement, which gave rise to the future capital of a huge Chernihiv-Seversky Principality. Here in the early 19th century to build a stone house of the governor - after classic men's gymnasium, and now a historical museum to them.
V.Tarnovskyi Apartman Museum, (now the Art Museum), and next to them staged Gymnasium Square, where in 1900 installed a bronze bust of Alexander Pushkin. And on the site of the former citadel, in our time, is set to Taras Shevchenko monument. Stroll through the shady alleys of the park, enjoy the miraculously preserved architecture of the ancient Val pleasant at any time of the year.
Visiting Anthony Caves. Anthony Caves - a system of underground tunnels and passages that are in the column Boldin mountains. Total length of stroke - 350 m Caves occur at a depth up to 12 m and are arranged in two basic levels.. Of course, over the years and the monastery and its inhabitants, and the caves there was a lot of legends. The most interesting seems the legend of the giant underground passage, which supposedly runs from Anthony's caves and to the most of the Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra.
13:00 - 14:45 - free time in the city, lunch (optional).
15:00 - a tour and tasting at the Chernihiv brewery.
The second part of our tour includes a visit to Chernihiv brewery - Ambassador of beer culture in the Ukrainian market, which is the oldest brewing tradition (since 1366). Manufacture of beer, according to the Brewers, - present art that you can learn over the years. Since ancient times, craftsmen were called brewers and their workshops - brewery. The history of occurrence of ideas brewing begins from ancient times. During the tour you will visit the workshops where the drink is manufactured and can taste all the beers in person. Attention! To skip to tour all the tourists should be in the shoes without heels and studs; not carry jewelry: chains, earrings, rings, bracelets, watches (all this can be left in a separate
enclosed area). Videography is strictly prohibited !!! The tourists must be at least 18 years!
8 p.m - Return to Kyiv.
Price for the tour to Chernigov beer tasting: 160 €
Included in the price:
● guide services for the whole route
● tickets with an excursions
- food & drinks
- personal expenses.