Reed Travel Features
SEATTLE, Wash. -- MIR Corp. created an off-the-beaten-path
program combining Poland and Ukraine.
The 10-night journey begins in Kiev, Ukraine, where the group
will tour the Kiev Percherskie Lavri and Mon-astery of the Caves,
the ethnographic museum with its depictions of peasant life.
The tour then travels west through rich farmland and stops in
Founded in the 13th century by the Prince of Galicia, Lvov was
strategically placed at the crossroads of east-west trade
The group visits Oleshiw Castle and tours a working glass
Crossing the border into Poland, the tour takes participants to
Krakow, the royal capital for 500 years.
Travelers will have time to explore the Old Town, with its
impressive architecture, street-side cafes and underground pubs and
Other stops include Wawel Castle and Oswiecim, better known as
The group then travels by train to the capital city of Warsaw.
Here visitors can shop and explore the museums and historical
Departure dates are Aug. 21 and Oct. 16.
Group size is limited to 20 people.
The price starts at $1,595 per person, double; the single
supplement is $450.
MIR Corp. also offers a variety of other programs to central
For more information or to make reservations, the number is