We offer you to visit Lviv, so to say, from within, by visiting its resonance knajpas (i.e. restaurants).
We offer you to visit Lviv, so to say, from within by visiting its resonance knajpas (i.e. restaurants). Each restaurant has its own story, its own secret. A lot of TV spots have been shot, a lot of articles have been written. Tourists will be proposed to taste specialities and spirits in each restaurant; and receive a souvenir.
Tour starts near Theatre of Opera and Ballet at 10:00 a.m.
10:10 – 10:40 - festival and eating-house called Left Side. Restaurant in the Theatre of Opera and Ballet underground. You will see that Lviv Art is not only stage but the underground as well. Tourists will be proposed to taste a cocktail and receive the Theatre of Opera and Ballet postcard. Move to Gasova Liampa; visiting Jesuit Church, Amphitrite fountain, Armenian Church of 1363 as well as a patio of the film d'Artagnan and Three Musketeers action.
11:00 – 11:30 - museum and eating-house called Gasova Liampa. Life of the highest Lviv pub. Fascinating stories about oil fever in Galicia (Ukrainian: Halychyna) and inventors of first kerosene lamp in the world. Tourists will be offered to taste house-made sausages with souse and potatoes, kerosinovka and get a tube with kerosinovka. Afterwards, we’ll visit Dominican Church, Church of the Dormition, Korniakt tower as well as Royal and Municipal Arsenals.
12:00 – 12:35 - Galician Jewish restaurant called Under Golden Rose. Immersion in the unique world of Lviv and Galician Jewry. Legend about Golden Rose and visiting ruins of the most famous synagogue. Story about traditions and cuisine. Tourists will be proposed to taste matza, stuffed fish and Jewish vodka called pesyhivka; receive Jewish festive cake called krukhe.
Move to the St.Andriy Church, secrets of the Bernardine monastery and legendary well.
13:00 – 13:15 - Coffee bar called An Old Tram. Story about Lviv tram road, the co-first in Europe. The 30th music; story about Lviv Batiars. Tourists will get postcards and a leather key ring.
13:25 – 13:55 - Masoch – caf? – the window to the unbelievable world, the picture of works of the writer Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, the father of masochism. By the way, he was born in Lviv. Tourists will be proposed to taste chocolate fondue and get a chocolate souvenir.
14:00 – 14:30 walking through the Market Square, visiting the house shop.
14:30 – 15:00 visit to Kryivka (dugout) – the most popular restaurant in Ukraine. Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (Ukrainian: OUN) and Ukrainian Insurgent Army (Ukrainian: UPA). Story about anticommunist and anti-fascist struggle. Firing in the insurgent shooting gallery. Tourists will be proposed to taste varenyky, dripping and mead; get a shirt called Mission completed J.