Footsteps of the Cossacks Itinerary from Viking River Cruises

A cruise along the Dnieper River is a journey of discovery: explore ancient cities, gaze upon grand monuments and encounter a vibrant culture rich in tradition. See how differing societies from the Vikings to the Tatars and the Cossacks have influenced the architecture and people of todays Ukraine. Visit landmarks like Yaltas famed White Palace and Odessas Potemkin Steps, learn about the countrys maritime history in Sevastopol, tour the Monastery of the Caves in Kiev, and immerse yourself in Cossack traditions in Zaporozhye. Available as either an 11- or a 12-day itinerary. For more information click here: http://www.vikingrivercruises.com/rivercruises/ukraine-dnieper-odessa-kiev-2011/itinerary.aspx