Balloon Festival in Kamenetz-Podolsky + Hotin, Chernivtsi and Bakota!

Hit! One of the most popular and romantic festivals of Ukraine! You can visit one of the seven wonders of Ukraine, become members of a bright holiday and see the exciting spectacle - the flight of balloons over the medieval city! After all, you dreamed about it, is not it?

Three days of unforgettable impressions and sensations:
- the largest in Ukraine and Eastern Europe natural park "Podolsky Tovtry";
- castles from the list of UNESCO's cultural heritage;
- Ancient city and fortress, which there are no equal;
- the highest bridge in Ukraine by B.Paton;
- parade of colorful balloons;
- breathtaking Dniester canyon!
- Ukrainian Vienna - the city of Chernivtsi;
- The unique residence of the metropolitans of Bukovina and Dalmatia;
- one of the seven wonders of Ukraine - Khotyn fortress;
- a place that is not on the map - Bakota!


Khmelnitsky - Kamenetz-Podolsky - Chernivtsi - Hotin - Bakota - Khmelnitsky

Duration of the tour

3 day


2 Breakfast + 1 Lunch



Type of tour


Excursion program

20.05 Thursday Departure by train №138 from Kharkov in 21-14 (from Lysychansk to 15: 10, from Poltava to 00-11, from Mirgorod to 01-36, from Kiev to 5-23).
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1 Day 21.05 - Friday  Arrival in Khmelnitsky to 11 19. Group meeting at the station. 

Moving to Kamenets-Podolsky.  14: 00 - Lunch in a cafe

14: 30 - Excursion around Kamyanets-Podilsky with a visit to the old fortress.

City tour: Novoplanovsky Bridge, Town Hall, Polish Magistrate, Arc de Triomphe, Orthodox Church of Peter and Paul, Turkish Bastion, Wind Gate, Dominican Church, Pototsky House, Russian Magistrate, Armenian Trading House, Mykolayiv Church, Trinitarian Church. Excursion to “Old Fortress”: Russian Gate, Turkish Bridge, Russian and Polish Farvorki, Western Bastion.
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18: 00 - We admire and observe the flights of balloons. The aeronautical action will be a holiday for all Kamenchans and guests of the city, many of them will have the opportunity to directly experience the joy of flying (by appointment with the organizers)

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19: 30 - Check in at the hotel. Free time. 
Walking around the evening city, a traditional evening show, a sea of ​​entertainment and music.
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2 Day 22.05 - SaturdayIn the morning (in 5: 30) everyone (who has booked the flight in advance) leaves for flying on balloons - gathering place near the hotel "7 days" (duration - about 3,5 hours, including transfer to the starting point, flight itself and return transfer to the hotel)

A trip to the Historical part of Kakheti located in Alazani Valley.

11: 00 - Departure for an excursion to Khotyn and Chernivtsi.
Khotin - The city of Cossack glory and one of the most ancient cities of Bukovina. Excursion with a visit to the historical sites of the ancient castle, inspection of the collections of medieval weapons and clothing. Khotyn Fortress - one of the seven wonders of Ukraine, a magnificent monument of defensive art of the XIII-XVIII centuries, the most powerful castle of Eastern Europe.
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Moving to Chernivtsi.

City tour Chernivtsi
 "Little Paris in the Carpathians" with a visit to the four main squares of the city (Central, Philharmonic, Theater, Cathedral), Drama Theater. O. Kobylianskaya, The Cathedral, the former Armenian Catholic Peter and Paul Church, built in 1875 by the architect J. Glavki (now the Organ Hall), the St. George Church (the wooden church of the XVII century), the Church of St. Nicholas (the original church with twisted domes of the early 20th century .) and many other architectural and historical monuments. Walking Tour O. Kobylianskaya Street (in the past Panska Street), the purchase of souvenirs.

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Tour of the main building Chernivtsi National University - the former residence of the metropolitans of Bukovina and Dalmatia (an architectural monument of the 19th century, built by the architect J. Glavki).
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20-21: 00 - Return to Kamenetz-Podolsky. 
Free time. Noleg.
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3 Day 23.05 - Sunday In the morning (in 5: 30) everyone (who has booked the flight in advance) leaves for flying on balloons - gathering place near the hotel "7 days" (duration - about 3,5 hours, including transfer to the starting point, flight itself and return transfer to the hotel)

Breakfast in the hotel. Release rooms. 

10: 00 - Departure for an excursion to Bakota.
Bakota -  This place for the beautiful landscapes is called the Ukrainian Ireland. Who was on the skirts and did not see Bakota, can be compared with a man who was in Rome and did not see the Colosseum. On the Dniester, in 55 km from Kamenets, on the territory of the National Natural Park "Podilsky Tovtry", there is a piece of paradise - Bakota. Bakota is a place that is not on the map. Where Bakota used to be, now the Dniester flows, there is the Dniester reservoir. The oldest on the Podillia is the Bakota St. Michael's Rock-Cave Monastery, beautiful views from the White Mountain to the Podolsk Tovtry.
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Moving to Khmelnitsky.
Departure from Khmelnitsky by train # 138 at 17-23. Arrival at 22-47 to Kiev.
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24.05 Monday Arrival at 3-31 in Mirgorod, at 4-58 in Poltava, at 7-52 in Kharkov, in Lisichansk in 13-45.

The cost per person in UAH.

hotel / tour package. 10 + 1 15 + 2 15 + 1 20 + 2 24 + 2 30 + 3 40 + 4 45 + 4 50 + 4
hostel (6-8 local numbers,
convenience for several rooms
4350 4050 3950 3850 3750 3650 3450 3350 3250
Hotel 2 *, 2-3-bed accommodation 4500 4200 4100 4000 3900 3800 3600 3500 3400
Hotel 3 *, 2-3-bed accommodation 4650 4350 4250 4150 4050 3950 3750 3650 3550


railway travel (reserved seat), meals according to the program (lunch + 2 breakfasts), accommodation in Kamenetz-Podolsky in the selected hotel, transport services according to the program, excursion services according to the program (3 excursions), insurance, group supervision by a tour operator representative.


  • The price is valid for organized groups of 10 people.
  • Entrance tickets to museums and other sightseeing facilities, equipment rental, lifts, master classes, attractions, optional excursions and other additional services are paid additionally.

    Entrance tickets (as of 01.02.2020):
    Kamyanets-Podilsky fortress: 60 / 40 UAH., 
    Khotyn Fortress: 50 / 25 UAH., 
    Bakota - 30 / 15 UAH.,
    University - 80/20 UAH.
    Balloon Flight: from 3500 UAH / adult (depending on date and time)
    Children above the height of 140 cm and adults weighing up to 100 kg are allowed to fly!

  • The program can be adjusted at the request of the customer. The tour can be miscalculated for any number of days.
  • The price of the tour can vary depending on the program, the length of the transport service, the level of the hotel, the schedule and cost of the railway passage, high or low season, etc.
  • Specify the cost of the tour and additional services before booking.
  • For adult groups, it is possible to miscalculate a tour on a comfortable bus from Kharkov.

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