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Day 1: Kiev, Ukraine
Upon your arrival in Kiev, transfer to the port for embarkation. (D) 

Day 2: Kiev
After breakfast, depart on a city tour of the capital of the Ukraine, which is a tourist delight with is numerous monuments and unique architecture. Your tour will include a visit of St Sophia's Cathedral.  The afternoon is free or you can join an optional excursion to Pecherskaya Lavra. (B, L, D) 

Day 3: At sail
As the ship sails silently down the Dnieper river, today's on board activities will focus on the Ukraine, a great way to get accustomed to your new surroundings and get a first hand introduction to this beautiful and newly democratic country. (B, L, D) 

Day 4: Zaporozhye
Site of the first Cossack state in the 15th century, this city "beyond the rapids" is a place of pilgrimage for thousand of tourists seeking to learn the history of the Cossack warriors. Today, enjoy a city tour. You might want to join the highly recommended optional Cossack show. (B, L, D) 

Day 5: Kherson
Kherson is a naval and river port. The city is situated at the mouth of the Dnieper and has a population of 300,000. Upon arrival, you will transfer to small boat for a trip to the Fishermen's Island. Enjoy your picnic lunch. (B, L, D)

Day 6: Sevastopol
Founded in 1778, Sevastopol today is a major seaport and is the industrial, scientific and cultural center of the Crimean region. This morning, enjoy a city tour of this interesting city, including a visit of the Panorama Museum. In the evning, we recommend the optional Black Sea Fleet Choir concert. (B, L, D). 

Day 7: Yalta
Welcome to Yalta! Your city tour includes the Great Livadia Palace with 120 luxurious rooms, built in 1913 in Italian Renaissance style, where the Yalta conference was held in 1945. (B, L, D) 

Day 8: Yalta
Spend the morning at leisure. Stroll down the local promenade for some shopping or souvenir hunting. In the afternoon, enjoy the passing vista, as you sail to Odessa. You may want to sign up for an optional visit of Alupka Palace with a subsequent wine tasting today. (B, L, D)

Day 9: Odessa
Also known as the "Pearl of the Black Sea", Odessa is a modern city and a major seaside resort which rises in tiers above a gently curving bay. Your city tour will feature all major attractions of this fascinating city. (B, L, D)

Day 10: Odessa
Today, enjoy a full free day at leisure or join an optional excursion. (B, L, D) 

Day 11:Constanta, Romania
Enjoy the morning at sail. At noon, dock in the Romanian port town of Constanta for a city tour and visit of the fortress and museum of Histria. Return to the ship for dinner. Your floating hotel will moor in the port until midnight, then sail on to its final destination: the Bulgarian port town Nessebar. (B, L, D)

Day 12: Nessebar, Bulgaria
Today, around noon time, you will arrive in Nessebar. Embark on a walking tour of this scenic port city before you return to the ship for your last onboard dinner. (B, L, D) 

Day 13: Nessebar, Bulgaria   
This morning, bid your crew farewell as you disembark and board your bus to Istanbul. Upon arrival in Istanbul, transfer to your hotel. (B, Box Lunch, D)

Day 14: Istanbul, Turkey
After breakfast, depart on your city tour featuring the main attractions of Istanbul. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Return to your hotel for dinner. (B, L, D) 

Day 15: Istanbul - Home
Today, check-out of your hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight back home. (B)

Kiev by night
Street Performance
Ukrainian Flag
Along the Dnieper
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