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Holidays in may holidays — where to go?


May holidays near and many of us have wondered where you can go on may day in Ukraine, especially as the weather pleases us with a gentle spring sun, the promise of even more heat to the long-awaited weekends.

A fascinating tour of the ancient cities of Ukraine, picturesque nature, majestic mountains and serene sea — in our country there are many places that are worth a visit this spring to relax from everyday work and fully enjoy the arrival of spring.

We have prepared a list of ideas for holidays in may, which will help you to choose the trip that will make you happier and will give a good mood.

So, first it is necessary to clarify weekend for the may holidays 2017 in Ukraine. Officially we rest an extra day — may 1 and 2 (Monday and Tuesday) and 9 may (Tuesday).

Employers are also recommended to do 8 may, Monday, an additional day that you expect then to work on Saturday, may 13. This procedure weekends and holidays will allow you to organize a small tour on the weekend and full week trip to the far corners of the country, adding to public holiday a few days off.

And on the website of the Online Tikets you can buy bus and train tickets in Ukraine, but also to order tickets for festivals, tours and even tours in the Events section.

Cultural: may holidays in Lviv

Lions is a favorite with tourists (not only from Ukraine). Here you can organize a great vacation for travelers with different tastes and interests — ancient architecture, quaint curving cobbled streets, centuries ago, the majestic cathedrals, and lush parks, various museums and of course the famous coffee shops, where even the air is filled with notes of coffee, spice and chocolate, like a special treat. The magical atmosphere of the most beautiful cities of Ukraine will not leave anyone indifferent.

During the spring holidays and already incredible city transformed — at the beginning of may, Lviv traditionally celebrates the city Day. In 2017 the city Day in Lviv will take place on 6 and 7 may. 1 and 2 may here unfold the original festival — the Day batyar.

Many concerts, festivals, fairs and paint the town in all colors of the holiday, ensuring guests of Lviv a lot of unforgettable impressions and excellent mood.

Coffee: may in Kamenetz-Podolsk

Everyone knows that Bastion of Kamenetz-Podolsk — one of the most beautiful ancient castles in Ukraine. Come here for a fabulous setting for weddings, there are historical festivals and films. But few people know that in 2017 for the may holidays Kamyanets-Podilsky will become the most attractive place in the country for real coffee lovers, it is here from may 6 to 9 will be held an unusual festival — “Kamenetz Turk”.

Coffee festival in Kamenetz-Podolsk will introduce the guests with different coffee varieties and recipes of cooking, there will be held master-classes on creating delicious coffee masterpieces, tastings and fairs. And during the festival will be musicians and actors, will be interesting contests, and even guesses.

Beautiful: the Carpathian mountains in may

Crystal clear air, filled with aromas of flowers and the awakening forest, the emerald hillsides and picturesque Carpathian village surrounded by lush cherry blossom gardens — if you believe in the Carpathians it is necessary to go only behind the winter holidays, you definitely need to see them in the spring. You can experience fantastic calmness and serenity, to touch the pristine nature and relax from the routine of the office everyday.

Here you can also try a lot of interesting ideas for active recreation-horseback riding, Hiking, rafting or Canoeing along mountain rivers, mountaineering, sightseeing of the Carpathians and much more. Everyone will find here something special that will become a life-giving panacea for the weary ant-cities of the modern man.

Enjoy may day in Odessa

The end of April and beginning of may in Odessa — it's really good, because there is several major gastronomic festivals. Warm Sunny weather, beautiful sea and famous Odessa flavor, fun friendly atmosphere and all sorts of Goodies will make the spring stay in Odessa enjoyable and interesting.

Take a stroll along Primorsky Boulevard, visit a couple of performances at the Odessa Opera house, Odessa relax in the original courtyard, and enjoy local delicacies in the cozy cafes and restaurants. Still recommend you to go to the winery Shabo — here you can enjoy interesting excursions to wine and brandy production, but it is a pleasant tasting of local products and, of course, a good ALCO-shopping.

And lovers of ancient castles and fortresses have to visit the Akkerman fortress — the largest and best preserved in Ukraine, the Bastion, the construction of which relates to the thirteenth century, the era of the Golden Horde.

Romantic: Uman in may

For those who can carve out may stay only a few days, will be interesting to stay in Uman, famous for its incredible Park "Sofiyivka". About three and a half thousand species of flowers, trees and bushes surround a man-made grottoes and bays, statues and fountains, graceful pavilions and artificial ruins, connecting in a brilliant Park ensembles. Especially beautiful in the Park in the spring, when all blooms in the Park, so there will especially appeal to couples in love.

The history of St. Sophia nature reserve has more than two hundred years — it was founded in the late eighteenth century by order of Stanislaw Potocki, who owned at that time, the city of Uman. The Park was created as a gift for his wife — the mysterious Sophia Witt-Pototskaya, a biography which is still shrouded in many legends, intrigue and juicy rumors. During its existence, the Park was repeatedly rebuilt and expanded, and today it can be safely called a real piece of garden art.

Incredibly: Hust and daffodil Valley

One of a kind natural wonder, the Valley of daffodils, located in Western Ukraine, begins to bloom just at the beginning of may, so you will be able to see this amazing flower of the sea during your may holiday. Relict nature reserve is unique in that the herbs and flowers in this valley have remained virtually unchanged since the days of the post-glacial period, as it is home to special species of birds and animals. In fact, the Valley of daffodils — it's a small world, for millennia, living their lives.

Tourists allowed here from 8:00 to 21:00, so enjoy the full of the scents of herbs and flowers, pure air, to take beautiful pictures and relax on the “Bank” the flower of the sea at any time.

Fabulously: Mukachevo and Uzhgorod in the spring

Transcarpathia in spring perfectly. The picturesque nature, mountains and forests are a luxury mount for true architectural gems — the ancient castles and palaces, proudly carrying their spires and flags through the ages.

Want to plunge into the magic of the middle ages, to touch the ancient heritage? Go to Mukachevo to go to Beregvar castle, known also as the Palace of Schonborn, to improve health with the healing thermal waters and wander through the winding ancient streets. But still recommend a visit to Uzhgorod, which will blossom Sakura alley — a little corner of Japan in Transcarpathia. Pleasant experience and beautiful photos are guaranteed!


Date of publication: 04.04.2017