Sat, May 30, 2020 - Thu, Jun 11, 2020
Kyiv-Vilkovo-Odessa-Kyiv 30.05.2020-11.06.2020
(ID 3533)
$ 2400
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CRUISE BY RIVER
The cruise is operated on motor ship: Dnieper Princess
Dnieper Princess
The motor ship Princess Dnieper is a modern four-deck vessel cruising along the Dnieper and the Black Sea. The vessel is equipped with standard and more comfortable cabins (Deluxe and Junior Suites), two restaurants and bars, a reading lounge and a gift shop. Both elegant classic style, atmosphere created in restaurants and bars, and delicious dishes of Ukrainian and European cuisine, are conducive to communication. Enjoy the picturesque scenery from the spacious sun deck or chat with friends in the Sky Bar or Panorama Bar - and your cruise will leave a good lasting impression. There are several types of cabins: Suite, Junior Suite, Dedicated Single and Twin Standard.
Rivers
The Dnieper river
Length
410.1 ft / 125.0 m
Breadth
54.8 ft / 16.7 m
Draught
9.1 ft / 2.8 m
Passengers
9.1 ft / 2.8 m
Crew
99
Main Engines
3*736 kW
Speed
14.1 kts / 26.2 km/h
Type (Project)
301
Built
1976, Germany
Renovation
2018
Refurbishment
Annually, after each season

JS
Junior Suite Dnieper Princess
AA
Deluxe Dnieper Princess
SG
Dedicated Single Dnieper Princess
TS
Twin Standard Dnieper Princess
LD
Lower Deck Twin/Triple Dnieper Princess
MS
Mini Suite Dnieper Princess
TW
Twin Comfort Dnieper Princess
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DAY 1, Kyiv (Kiev)

Welcome aboard our comfortable ship. After boarding and checking-in at the reception desk, crew members take you to the cabin, where you can have free time to relax and prepare for an exciting journey. While the ship is docked in Kyiv you might want to start spending time on your own in Kyiv - the ship is docked in the closest vicinities of the city center. On the first day of the cruise, we welcome our guests with a captain's cocktail.

DAY 2, Kyiv (Kiev)

A sightseeing tour will introduce you to a city of unprecedented beauty, combining grandiose architecture, great cathedrals and numerous parks that surround the Dnieper from all sides. St. Andrew's Descent, where artists and craftsmen offer their work, the Golden Gate, ancient houses and winding streets of the Podolsky quarter - all this makes the tourist attraction of the capital. You will also have the opportunity to visit the famous St. Sophia Cathedral.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 3, Cruising

On the way to Odessa, we offer to get acquainted with Ukrainian history, customs and traditions, modern life of Ukraine. Visit our lectures, lessons of Ukrainian language and taste national cuisine.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 4, Zaporizhzhya (Zaporozhye)

Land of the Cossacks. In the XVI century, the Cossacks built a fortress on the island of Khortytsya, where they lived according to their own laws. During a sightseeing tour we will visit the Museum of Cossack Glory, and also see the massive dam of the Dnieper Hydroelectric Station, once the largest hydroelectric power station in Europe. You can also visit the most popular theatrical Cossack show performed by real Cossack actors.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 5, Kherson

Kherson was founded in 1778 as a seaport and shipyard. We offer you a boat trip on a small boat along the canals and tributaries of the Dnieper with a stop on the fishing island for a picnic lunch served by local chefs. The village is located on one of the numerous islands of the Dnieper Delta.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 6, Vilkovo

Vilkovo is a unique city, often called «Ukrainian Venice» as it stands on the water. During a walking tour we will see the old part of the city with a network of man-made canals, as well as visit the Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas. You will have the opportunity to take a boat trip along the Danube Delta with its diverse flora and fauna. it is inhabited by more than 240 different bird species among which are pink pelicans, brants, herons. The Danube Delta is great site not only for birdwatchers - the sighs of numerous birds and boundless water are fascinating!
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 7, Odessa

Odessa is a cheerful, humorous city with a typical dialect and local patriotism. Odessa is also the most important seaport of Ukraine and is called «The Pearl of the Black Sea». During a city tour, we will take a fascinating walk through the center, see the famous Potemkin Stairs and the opera house, one of the most beautiful in Europe. In your free time, visit the Museum of Fine Arts, and in the evening we will invite you to a performance at the Odessa Opera House.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 8, Odessa

Devote your day to exploring Odessa yourself or join our tour «Church of Odessa».
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 9, Cruising

Today you will have time to relax and unwind in the bars on board, take sunbaths on the open deck and enjoy the beauty of river landscapes or take part in one of the activities on board.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 10, Dnipro City

Dnipro is known as Ukraine’s industrial capital. The city is associated with vast wealth, metallurgical industry, Soviet secrecy, and aerospace innovation. The main artery of the Dnipro city is Dmitry Yavornitsky Avenue, which is 3.11 miles / 5 kilometers long and is one of the oldest streets in Dnipro. The main tourist attractions of the city are located there: St. Joseph’s Church, Transfiguration Cathedral, the National History Museum, the Battle of the Dnieper diorama, the world's largest Jewish complex Menorah, as well as many theaters, cinemas and shopping centers. The city tour is going to be fascinating and informative.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 11, Kremenchuk

Located in the industrial zone, Kremenchug, however, is surrounded by greenery. We offer a walk around the city, or a visit to a typical Ukrainian village, where you will plunge into a leisurely local life. After dinner, an exciting crew concert awaits you.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 12, Kyiv (Kiev)

Spend a day exploring Kyiv on your own, or visit the Kiev Pechersk Lavra with us - a visiting card of Kyiv, a unique historical and archaeological reserve, on whose territory there are architectural monuments of the period of Kievan Rus and Ukrainian architecture of the 17-19th centuries. In the afternoon, we recommend joining the excursion to the Pirogovo Museum of Folk Architecture and Everyday Life.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner aboard.

DAY 13, Kyiv (Kiev)

After breakfast, you can pack your bags and, if necessary, order a transfer to the hotel, train station or airport.
We are waiting for you again on new routes.

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Check-in date
SaturdayMay 30, 2020
from Kyiv (Kiev)
13
days
Check-out date
ThursdayJun 11, 2020
to Kyiv (Kiev)
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  • Accommodations in outside cabins, each with private bathroom facilities, individual climate control system and large picture window. Cabins on Lower Decks have non-opening portholes.
  • Three meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) per day in the ship’s restaurant with the same menu for all passengers irrespective of cabin category; meal service begins with a dinner on the day of embarkation and ends with a breakfast on the day of disembarkation.
  • Captain’s welcome Cocktail Reception.
  • Gala farewell dinner aboard.
  • Full sightseeing programs in each of the ports of call, transfers upon arrival/departure.
  • Luggage handling to/from the ship.
  • Lectures provided by our guides.
  • Russian or Ukrainian language and song lessons.
  • Nightly entertainment and dancing.
  • Daily aerobics (if scheduled).
  • Tour of the ship’s bridge.
  • Our Cruise Director and professional staff.
  • All our cruise ships are fully air conditioned and have outside-facing cabins.
NOT Included
  • Baggage: excess baggage, forwarding of baggage/souvenirs.
  • Luggage handling in the airport.
  • Insurance.
  • Visas.
  • Gratuities: gratuities for Cruise Director, ship’s crew members, guides and drivers are not included and are at passenger’s discretion.
  • Private transfers.
  • Miscellaneous items of personal nature such as laundry, bar charges, beauty salon, telephone cable charges and medical services are not included.
  • Note

    Our Cruise Company shall organize shore excursions (standard and optional) in Moscow, St. Petersburg, and all towns along the cruise itinerary, entertainment program onboard, sale of additional excursions onboard and guarantees the due quality of tours. Other companies (their representatives and tour leaders) have no right to organize shore excursions.
    Please be informed that all pre/post cruise services (additional arrival/departure transfers, hotel accommodation, additional excursions, etc.) can be also arranged by us.

  • Wi-Fi

    Wi-Fi is available on all ships with the following tariffs.

    $5 per device/per cruise day.
    $15 per device/per 7 cruise days.
    $25 per device/per 10 cruise days

    *tariffs are by independent service provider that has the right to change them

Is this tour designed for English speaking guests?
Cruise By River is designed to host international guests. All announcements, programs, etc. Onboard the ships are available in both English, German and other languages subject to the origin of the tourists aboard.
Can I book transfers?
Yes, Cruise By River does offer transfer service. Upon receiving your request our team would be happy to provide you with personal transfers to/from the airport. To receive a quote for airport transfers, please send a detailed request, including your flight details, on your booking conversation page.
Can I book pre & post accommodation?
Cruise By River does offer either pre or post accommodations. We can assist you with more information on the embarkation & disembarkation days and reserve for you the best available hotels. We also can provide you with additional tourist excursions within your staying in there.
Are shore excursions included?
Shore excursions listed in the day by day itineraries are included in the cruise fare. All other shore excursions are optional, to guarantee a space we recommend to book the English shore excursion package in advance. Please note minimum participation levels may be required in order for the shore excursion program to operate.
Can I pay in instalments?
Yes, you can! We provide a 0% interest instalment plan to help you budget for your trip. You can manually make payments to your booking whenever it suits you via your Cruise By River account section. You can make these payments after you've made your initial payment and before your final payment due date.
Is travel insurance included?
Travel Insurance is not included in the tours. We recommend World Nomads travel insurance as just one of many travel insurance companies you can use. Insurance can cover the cost of your airfare, as well as your tour in the case of unforeseen cancellation. It ensures that you do not have to worry about any unplanned changes to your travel plans, such as having to rush home to an ill family member or having a tour changed or cancelled because of a natural disaster. It can even help with smaller things - like lost luggage or stolen cameras. When considering which policy is best for you, you may also want to consider what coverage they provide if you have to cancel your booking or if anything happens whilst on tour.
Can you assist in getting visa and a Letter of Invitation for this tour?
Travel visa requirements vary depending on your nationality and your destination. Please contact your nearest embassy or consulate website for more details on visa requirements and visa processing services. If you need a letter of invitation in order to obtain a visa please get in touch via the messages section of your booking conversation page and we can assist you with next steps.
Do I need to print out my vouchers?
It is recommended to print your vouchers as well as having an electronic copy so that you have a backup copy when travelling. However if you do not have the facility to print the voucher, an electronic copy to show your tour guide will be fine. For suistanable and environmental reasons, all travel vouchers are sent to you electronically by email. If your tour operator provides vouchers or travel documents they will be sent to you approximately 2-3 weeks before your tour departs. Please ensure that all of your passenger details are complete so that the operator can send you your voucher or travel documents on time.
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