Social programme

  • Welcome party (August 23)
  • Excursion to Chernihiv (August 25)
  • Farewell party (August 27)
  • Kyiv city tour on August 22 or 28 (for additional payment)


Chernihiv (also spelt Chernigov) is a historic city in northern Ukraine situated on the right (western) bank of the Desna River 89 miles (144 km) north to the Ukrainian capital Kyiv.

Chernihiv is one of the oldest European cities. The first written mention about it dates back to 907, but according to the researchersí estimates it was founded even earlier, in the 7th century. Guests of city have a nice opportunity of touching the past, which is harmonically interwoven with the present.