Have you ever wondered how they celebrate a traditional Easter in Ukraine? Well now you can see for yourself! Join one of Cobblestone Freeway's favourite tours - one that takes you through both modern cities and quiet mountain villages, to experience the most important holiday in Ukrainian culture from all perspectives! Learn the traditions and customs from the locals themselves, prepare a traditional Easter basket, and spend Easter with the locals of Ukraine. This unique tour will show you Easter like you've never seen it before – seeped in colour, customs, and living traditions, with a spirit that is infectious through every city and village.
Easter Markets: shop on the seasonal markets in Lviv.
Cobblestone streets: explore the quaint and beautiful city of Lviv.
Easter Eggs: visit the World’s Only Pysanka/ Easter Egg Museum!
Ancient Customs: learn how to put together a traditional Easter Basket.
Rich Traditions: attend mass and celebrate Easter Sunday in a remote Carpathian Village.
Hutsul home: attend a traditional Easter lunch in the home of a Hutsul Family.
Village visit: meet locals and dance Haivky in the authentic Ukrainian village of Tulova.
Magical Buildings: marvel at the stunning University of Chernivtsi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Time Travel: admire the Kamyanets-Podilskyi and Khotyn fortresses.
Golden domes: explore the beautiful capital of Ukraine – Kyiv.
Cobblestone Exclusives: attend private concerts, cultural events, and workshops exclusively for Cobblestone freeway travellers.
Extend your trip! You can support the local community, by joining our Bukovets Work Trip. This gives supporters of our Cobblestone Freeway Foundation the chance to actively participate in the aid of the Bukovets school in the Carpathian Mountains. Contact Us for details.
16 people maximum. Sometimes fewer, but there’s never more. This allows for more intimate experiences and flexibility while on tour.
Learn about a country from its people. We get away from tourist traps and into the places where authentic life takes place.
The best local folk performers playing for you. We ensure you have an intimate experience with local artists so you can live the culture.
Participate or sit back and soak it up: learn traditions from the people who keep them alive.
Food is a central part of our journey, so we carefully choose each restaurant to ensure you get a variety of delicious local eats and great service.
Time to breathe, digest and soak up the atmosphere. Ample opportunity to experience a place before moving to our next adventure.
Annette Ricard, Devon
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