Western Ukraine is home to some of the most beautiful places in Ukraine, and also some of the most historic. We will take you on a journey back in time, through centuries-old cities and ancient fortresses. Wander the quaint, cobblestone streets of beautiful Lviv, and meet locals in a village in the Carpathian Mountains. Discover the fiery Bukovynian culture in Chernivtsi, and marvel at the towers of Kamianets-Podilsky. Explore modern-day Ivano-Frankivsk, and discover the story behind Borschiv embroidery in Ternopil. This will be a journey unlike any you've taken before, where you can get up-close and personal with the people and authentic traditions of this wonderful land.
Quaint streets: explore the charming and beautiful city of Lviv
Magical Buildings: marvel at the stunning University of Chernivtsi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Hutsul home: attend a Cobblestone Freeway exclusive – a traditional dinner in the home of a Hutsul Family in a Carpathian Village
Traditional arts: learn how to make traditional “lizhnyky” - woolen blankets in the village of Yavoriv.
Village visit:meet locals in the authentic Ukrainian village of Tulova
Folk songs: hear the wonderful Gerdan
Ensemble perform in Chernivtsi.
Time Travel: admire the Kamyanets-Podilskyi and Khotyn fortresses.
Incredible embroidery: discover the famous Borschiv embroidery in Ternopil
Cobblestone Exclusives: attend private concerts, cultural events, and workshops exclusively for Cobblestone freeway travellers.
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.
Gladys Marie Magega
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