Day Trip to Vilkovo – Ukrainian Venice

Take an exclusive  tour to discover a hidden gem of Ukraine, the city of Vilkovo, and get acquainted with local people, their way of living, culture, and culinary traditions. Visit a unique Danube Biosphere  Reserve where time stops and only peace, beauty, and nature does matter.

About this activity

Duration
Duration :   14 hours
Languages
Languages :   English, Russian
Dates
Dates :   from May till September
Tour type
Tour type :   Day trip
Meeting point
Meeting point :   Hotel pick-up
Starting time
Starting time :   7 am

What to expect

Highlights

  • Have a sightseeing tour around the city and visit its main attractions
  • Discover the history of Vilkovo and learn more about the first settler
  • Travel to “0 km” of the Danube River where it flows into the Black Sea
  • Enjoy the beauty of the unique Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
  • Enjoy the beauty of the unique Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve

Description

Vilkovo is one of a kind Ukrainian city in which streets are filled with water, and a boat is the most common means of transportation. The city was founded in the middle of the 18th century on artificial islands and for a long time it was considered“The Edge of The Earth”. During the tour, you’ll find out more about the history of the city and More >>>

Vilkovo is one of a kind Ukrainian city in which streets are filled with water, and a boat is the most common means of transportation. The city was founded in the middle of the 18th century on artificial islands and for a long time it was considered“The Edge of The Earth”. During the tour, you’ll find out more about the history of the city and its inhabitants, visit the most picturesque places and discover the beauty of the Danube river.

The tour starts at 7 a.m.from Odessa on a comfortable private vehicle; the trip will take about 3.5 hours. While traveling, you’ll learn a lot of interesting facts about Odessa regionand have a small stop near an ancient and picturesque Tatarbunary city.

Upon arrival, you’ll have a sightseeing walking tour with a professional local guide and discover the history of Vilkovo, visit its main attractions, and learn a lot about Old Believers. You’ll also have a pleasant stroll along its streets and channels.

The most exciting part of the tour is a cruise on the Danube river. You’ll visit its unique Biosphere Reserve which is inhabited by over 300 species of birds including a lot of endangered species and enjoy the beauty of its scenic nature. You’ll also travel to “0 km” – the place, where the Danube river meets the Black Sea.

On the way back you’ll have a stop on one of the most distinctive and beautiful islands. You’ll have lunch here with traditional fish souptaste the local wine from the unique kind of grape that grows only in Vilkovo, and have a cup of aromatic herbal tea. After lunch,you’ll be able to walk around the island, take pictures in national costumes, swim,sunbathe or go fishing.

After such an exciting and eventful day, we’ll travel back to Odessa (approx. at 5 p.m.)

Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional guide service
  • lunch
  • entrance tickets to Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Price

Small-group Day trip to Vilkovo – Ukrainian Venice

  • 1 pax – 320 Euro per person
  • 2 pax – 200 Euro per person
  • 3 pax – 160 Euro per person
  • 4 pax – 140 Euro per person
  • 5 pax – 130 Euro per person
  • 6 pax – 120 Euro per person
  • 7 pax – 115 Euro per person
  • 8 pax – 110 Euro per person
  • 9 pax – 105 Euro per person
  • 10 pax – 102 Euro per person

Private Day trip to Vilkovo – Ukrainian Venice

  • 1 pax – 830 Euro per person
  • 2 pax – 420 Euro per person
  • 3 pax – 320 Euro per person
  • 4 pax – 250 Euro per person
  • 5 pax – 190 Euro per person
  • 6 pax – 180 Euro per person
  • 7 pax – 160 Euro per person
  • 8 pax – 140 Euro per person
  • 9 pax – 130 Euro per person
  • 10 pax – 120 Euro per person

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