Date: Saturday-Sunday 13-14 August 2016
Tour includes: 1 night at the hotel with breakfast, transfer from/to the train station in Lviv, walking tour "Austrian Lviv" in Lviv, walking tour "Polish Lviv" in Lviv, accompanying in Lviv, domestic night train ride Kiev-Lviv 091K, domestic night train ride Lviv-Kiev 091K
Cost: Not-Included in the conference registration fee
Enrolment deadline: Friday 29 July 2016
No tourist visit to Ukraine is complete without a trip to Lviv. Lviv is the largest city and cultural center of western Ukraine, with around 800,000 inhabitants. If you are coming here from Kyiv or other Ukrainian cities you will sense differences in the culture and architecture.
Meeting in Lviv. Transfer to the hotel. Check in.
Walking tour "Polish Lviv" 3 hours
You will learn the history and legends of the city of Leo XIV-XVIII st. Walk through the narrow medieval streets and the famous Market Square, see the most famous attractions in Lviv: Latin Department, Church of the Dominicans, Assumption Church, the Armenian Cathedral ... and many other sights of the city!
Free time. You can visit the most unusual cafes of the city. Cafe "Masoch" where you will put on handcuffs. Cafe "Gasova lamp", where you will try many liqueurs, prepared at night using a secret recipe. Jewish Kneipp, where there are no prices on the menu and you'll have to haggle with the waiter.
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out.
Walking tour "Austrian Lviv" 3 hours.
During our second tour in the city you can visit: an old pharmacy and, Galician regional Sejm (parliament), Polish regional bank, Galician savings bank (seated statue of Liberty), Prague bank, the management of the railway, music Academy. M. Lysenko, Palace of Justice, the officers' casino and casino owners stud farms and much more.
Free time in the city. Lunch in some very special café (optionally). Transfer to the train station.