Cobblestone Freeway, Adventure with Culture

Feel the true Kozak spirit!

Travelling through this beautiful country you be exposed to the fantastic history that Ukraine has to offer. Get up-close and personal with the people and culture of this wonderful land, feel real Kozak spirit and experience old tradition on your own!
Our local guides will escort you door-to-door to all the must-see sights, show you their secret spots off the beaten trail, fill your belly with home-made delicacies and ensure a cozy bed at the end of night. And then we’ll do it all over again tomorrow!

Trip Details

7 days/6 nights | Poltava to Odesa

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Proposed Itinerary

Day
1
Have a look on open-air museum Mamaeva Sloboda - feel like a real Kozak. Don't miss the chance to participate in horse riding workshop.
Day
2
Get acquainted with Poltava's stunning historical center! Walk on the battlegrounds of the 1709 Battle of Poltava. Go back in time and immerse yourself in the glorious history of this region.
Day
3
Trip to Zaporizhia. Upon arrival use free time on your own discretion.
Day
4
Welcome to Kozaks Cradle - Zaporizhia. Walk along Khortytsia island. This picturesque place will take your breath away. Familiarize with Kozaks main weapon and technique of its use on sabers workshop.
Day
5
Day trip to Odesa - as a good opportunity to enjoy the scenic views.
Day
6
Take excursion around Akkerman Fortress, get equinted with its rich history. Try the best sorts of wine in the village of Shabo.
Day
7
We will transfer you to the airport where, sadly, we will have to say our goodbyes!
map - Feel the true Kozak spirit!

Highlights

• Experience original Ukrainian folk traditions and take part in Kozak's horse riding workshop.

• Visit Khortytsia Island, Ukraine’s first-ever such!

• Have a look at Akkerman Fortress and sample best varieties of local wine in the Shabo village.

• Attend private concerts and cultural events exclusively for Cobblestone Freeway travellers.

Pt. 1 - KOZAK DREAM: haircuts, vodka and Ukraine

Cobblestone Freeway Tours resident Kozak Vincent Rees slips into Zouzou Hair in Edmonton to prepare for the upcoming Kozak tours that are happening this summer in Ukraine.

Your Trip Will Include:

  • Full time Cobblestone tour host & translator
  • Experienced city tour guides
  • 2 meals a day, plus snacks
  • 3 or 4 star hotels & character rich accommodations
  • All land transportation
  • Entrance fees and admissions for included sightseeing and cultural events
  • Exclusive events for Cobblestone Freeway travellers
  • Optional Add-On: Extend your trip to another part of Ukraine
  • Optional Add-On: Do a side trip - visit your family, have your family history researched

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