Footsteps of the Cossacks

From $4,588 | 12 Days | 10 Guided Tours | 1 Country

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Footsteps of the Cossacks

From $4,588 | 12 Days | 10 Guided Tours | 1 Country

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Footsteps of the Cossacks

From $4,588 | 12 Days | 10 Guided Tours | 1 Country

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A voyage through Ukraine is a journey through time. Explore the renowned cities of Odessa, Yalta and Kiev, as well as scenery and towns rich in tradition along the Dnieper River. On this 12-day journey, see how societies from the Vikings to the Tatars and Cossacks have influenced the architecture, cuisine and culture of today’s Ukraine. Visit landmarks like the Livadia Palace, site of the 1945 Yalta Conference, Odessa’s Potemkin Steps and Kiev’s extraordinary Monastery of Caves, and immerse yourself in Cossack traditions in Zaporozhye. Discover Ukraine!

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

Below is a sampling of ports, excursions, and attractions that are featured on this Viking cruise.

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Tour palaces, monasteries and botanical gardens in Kiev, Yalta and Odessa, learn about the country’s maritime history in Sevastopol, and immerse yourself in Cossack traditions in Zaporozhye.

Kiev, Ukraine

The capital of Ukraine and one of Europe’s oldest cities, Kiev is called the “Mother of Cities.”

Dnieper, Ukraine

At 1,420 miles long, the Dnieper River is Europe’s third longest, after the Volga and the Danube.

Zaporozhye, Ukraine

Zaporozhye encompasses the environmentally protected Khortitsa Island whose beauty, intrigue and charm have mesmerized artists, authors and poets for centuries.

Yalta, Ukraine

Perched on the southern coast of Crimea, Yalta passed through many hands over the centuries before Russia took control in the late 18th century.

Odessa, Ukraine

A historically important Black Sea port, “The Pearl of the Black Sea” was built on the site of an ancient Greek colony, Odessos.

Cruise Itinerary For Kiev to Odessa

Below is the itinerary for the Footsteps of the Cossacks cruise, traveling from Kiev to Odessa. For additional details, view the complete itinerary.

Footsteps of the Cossacks

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