Carnival in Dikanka. Holiday of the sun and spring

Maslenitsa is an ancient Slav festival, which we got from the pagan ancestors. Pancake week is a mischievous and cheerful farewell to the winter and a meeting of spring carrying a revival in nature and solar heat.

People from time immemorial perceived the spring as the beginning of a new life and revered the Sun, giving life and strength to all living things. God of the Sun Yarylo our ancestors were represented as a young barefoot beauty who rides a white horse in white robes.

5 reasons to meet the Carnival in Dikanka!

- Gogol himself and his heroes will greet you with the arrival of spring;

- you will visit the places sung by the genius of Gogol;

- treat guests will be hot pancakes and Poltava dumplings;

- Tasty food can also be enjoyed in a colorful restaurant in Ukrainian style;

- this Carnival will be remembered for ever!

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, a ceramic market in Opishna, a theatrical performance "Maslenitsa", a concert-entertainment program, Masleniki treats, a sightseeing tour of Poltava.

We will not be afraid to repeat it again - this Malenitsa will be remembered for a long time, if not forever!

Tour dates

February 17,18

for group customers - from 12 to 18 February


Oposhnya - Dikanka - Shrovetide festival - Poltava



Duration of the tour

13 hours

Type of tour



lunch (borsch, vareniki, pancakes, tea)

Excursion program

8-00 Departure from Kharkov (collection of tourists with 7-45: metro "Sportivnaya" "Metalist - Arena", opposite the Fitness Center).

11-00 Oposhnya - the center of Ukrainian ceramics. Visit the souvenir market.

12-00 Arrival in Dikanka. Meeting of tourists, theatrical performance "Maslenitsa", performance of the folk group, seeing off of Winter, ritual burning of stuffed animals, meeting of Spring. For an additional fee you can ride on horseback. Lunch at the cafe.

15-00 Tour Dikanka, Visit museum of local lore, the church of St. Nicholas (which Gogol owes its name), the tomb of Kochubeyev, Kochubei Oaks.

16-00 Moving to Poltava. Sightseeing tour around Poltava, the history and the present of the glorious city on Vorskla.

21-00 Return to Kharkov.


The cost per person in UAH.

Tour price for 1 people - 495 грн.

Children up to 14 years - 445 UAH.
Children up to 5 years - free (subject to a minimum of 2 paid adults)

Attention! Shares 2018 year for prefabricated bus excursions:

1. When booking two combined tours at once, 50% discount for the second round * (the discount is valid for the tour, the cost of which is less);

2. For groups more than 4 people - for every 5 tourist - 20% discount; for groups greater than 10 people - each 11-th - for free;

3. For tourists who have a birthday on the date of the tour within a radius of 3 days, 50% discount is given.

Prices for organized groups see here.


transport service by comfortable bus, excursion service during the day, guide accompaniment, folklore - entertainment program, lunch, entrance ticket to the museum according to the program, insurance.


  • Formation of groups for prefabricated tours occurs as applications are received
  • Please reserve seats and pay for the tour in advance
  • We pay attention that the tour can not take place if the group is short-cut
  • For group customers, a tour can be ordered any day. The price depends on the number of people in the group.

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- our prefabricated tours in Ukraine, weekend tours
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