HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TRIP
- UNESCO protected Old City
- Opera or Philharmonic visit
- Flair of Lviv with many cafes, pubs and wine bars
- Polish magnate castles
- Wine tasting and medieval kitchen
- Joint formal dinner with live music
Day 1. Budapest - Mukachevo - Lviv
Day 2. Lviv and a visit to the opera house
Day 3. Lviv - Discover UNESCO Old Town and an evening with lots of music
Day 1 Budapest - Mukachevo - Lviv
Trip via Budapest to Lviv. Through the Hungarian Plain it goes to Mukachevo, where you can visit the castle and where wine tasting awaits you. The journey continues through the picturesque landscape of the Carpathians. Late afternoon arrival in Lviv, check in and a first exploration of the surrounding areas. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2 Lviv and a visit to the opera house
The day starts with a good breakfast, and then you with go through the city by a slow train. Here you will see the most beautiful places and magnificent buildings outside the UNESCO world heritage site, the Old Town. The afternoon is at your disposal. Enjoy coffee house culture and bar scene in this prospering city!
In the evening, you will attend either a performance at the Theatre of Opera and Ballet or Philharmonic -a very special event!
Day 3 Lviv - Discover UNESCO Old Town and an evening with lots of music
Today there is a detailed guided tour through the historic city center. Pompous facades, stylish palaces and churches show the cultural richness of the Central European past. Art Nouveau (Jugendstil) reflects a solid foundation of the Danube monarchy, and Renaissance architecture gives a true pleasure for the eyes. This architectural diversity of the city center creates an impression that time has stopped for at least 100 years. You will get to know a lot of protected monuments such as Lviv Town Hall, Jewish Quarter, Arsenal, the Church of the Dormition of Mary, the Boim Chapel, "Italiyskyi Dvoryk" (Italian Courtyard), House of Seasons and Armenian Church. In the afternoon free time.
The last evening will offer a special conclusion with a solemn dinner, Ukrainian specialties and great live music.
One-day trip "Golden Horseshoe": You will visit three important castles of the Galician history located outside of Lviv. Inclusive lunch in the knights' cellar!
Half-day trip "Open-air museum and Lychakiv Cemetery": You will learn more about the life of Ukrainians and visit the impressive cemetery where many celebrities find their final resting places.
- Comfortable coach journey
- 3x overnight stay with breakfast buffet in a central 4 * Hotel
- 2 dinners; 1x dinner with live music
- 1x lunches; 1x lunch with medieval flair
- English-speaking guide and city tour
- Sightseeing tour by slow train
- 1x evening program at the Philharmonie or opera
- All entrance fees according to the program
- 1x wine tasting