Fun festivities in Dikanka. Pancake week in Poltava

Shrovetide is a farewell to winter and a solemn meeting of a beautiful woman - spring. Her celebration among the Gentiles was associated with the glorification of the Sun God Yarila, and after the adoption of Christianity, she became the last stage of preparation for Lent.

We are going to Shrovetide in Dikanka, because:

- we will meet the arrival of spring in the homeland of the great Gogol;

- one of the best folklore groups in the Poltava region will welcome and entertain us;

- we can once again make sure that there is nothing tastier than Poltava dumplings, dumplings and pancakes;

- We will take an active part in the winter folk ritual of seeing off: playing, singing, dancing and having fun.

In the program of the tour:  departure by bus from Kharkov, transport and excursion service according to the program, a guided tour, excursions to Dikanka, Big Budishchi, a visit to the Ukrainian wedding museum, theatrical performance "Shrovetide", a concert and entertainment program, Pancake week treats.


Big Budishki - Dikanka - Shrovetide celebration - Poltava

Duration of the tour

13 hours


We offer for an additional fee:

- lunch at the cafe (from 100 UAH per person);

- dry ration (from 60 UAH per person);

- lunchboxes (from 90 UAH per person).



Type of tour


Excursion program

Departure from Kharkov

Big Buhdish. Here in 2009, a wonderful Ukrainian Wedding Museum, where you will find a real performance with the groom, bride, matchmakers, guests, wedding songs and comic assignments. Everyone who participated in the wedding ceremony will definitely get a wedding cone!

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Dikanka. A visit to the Museum of Local Lore, the Bashkirtseva Gallery, the Trinity Church, the Nikolaev Church, the tomb of Kochubeyev in Dikanka. Family history V.L. Kochubey - the general judge of Ukraine, excursion to Kochubeevskoe oak.

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Theatrical entertainment program, Pancake week treats. Lunch at the cafe (optional).

Poltava. Sightseeing tour of Poltava: Round square with buildings of public places,  the ancient city center - Cathedral Square on Ivanova Mountain, Spasskaya Church, Assumption Cathedral, White Altanka - a symbol of the city, a monument to the Ukrainian dummy.

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Important! The route is agreed in advance with the managers of the company; route adjustments are allowed if the proposed tourist sites have been visited before.

Return to Kharkov.

for organized groups there is the possibility of departure from 08.03/14.03 to XNUMX/XNUMX 

link to group tour program see here.


Theatrical performance "Maslenitsa", concert and entertainment program, seeing off Winter, the ritual burning of stuffed animals, the meeting of Spring and, of course, the hot buttered pancakes и vareniki! 

The cost per person in UAH.

"Number of paid places + free"

50 + 4

44 + 10

40 + 14

36 + 18

30 + 24

25 + 4

16 + 2,
17 + 3, 20 + 4
13-one-hour excursion









transport service by luxury buses (Meresdes, Neoplan, Wolksvagen, Scania, MAN, Setra, etc.), escorting the group by guide, excursion service, medical insurance and accident.


  • The route of the tour can be adjusted at will of the customer.
  • Entrance tickets to museums and other sightseeing facilities, master classes, theatrical performances, food, arbor rentals, etc. extra charge.
  • Theatrical performance in Dikanka - 50 UAH / person, lunch - from 100 UAH, local history museum in Dikanka - 10/15 UAH, Bashkirtseva gallery - 10/15 UAH, wedding museum - 10/7 UAH, wedding ceremony - 600 UAH / groups (from 30 people) and 400 UAH / group (from 15 to 29 people), wedding cone - 10 UAH, uzvar - 5 UAH.
  • Specify the cost of the tour and additional services before booking.


On our site you can also pick up other group tours and tours around Ukraine:

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- theatrical excursions, various master classes, tastings
- all tours in Eastern Ukraine и excursions in the Kharkov region
- group tours by bus in Ukraine
- interactive tours of the new generation
- excursions to pastry shops
- excursions and tours of patriotic and historical content
- calendar and ritual excursions and entertainment
- group tours by train across Ukraine
- health camps on the sea and in the Carpathians

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