Included Meals: Breakfast
Say good morning to your first morning in Kyiv with a hot breakfast spread at your hotel. Today, you have the option to spend the day at leisure or join the group for an optional tour of Lavra Cave Monastery, WWII Museum with Mezhyhiria. The excursion starts at Mezhyhiria which is the residence of Ukraines ex-president, Yanukovich. This museum is locally dubbed as the Museum of Corruption-- it features a residence zoo, a man-made lake, a retro garage, a clubhouse, a dog training center, and a golf course above all other estate features. After lunch at a local restaurant, you will start the afternoon with a tour of the Lavra Cave Monastery, a complex housing over a hundred buildings in the heart of Kyiv featuring six ancient underground churches. Lastly, you will explore the World War Museum and Motherland Monument which is built with the idea of helping the Ukrainian populace to understand the origins of tragedies brought by wars and commemorate the sacrifice and bravery of Ukrainian patriots in the face of Nazism. Overnight in Kyiv.