Two-day Donation Tour with a humanitarian mission to the hero city of Mykolaiv
(with a visit to Mykolaiv and Kherson regions)
Available dates: any day
Donation Tours is a unique project designed to attract foreign tourists to the territories of Ukraine where military operations have taken place. The project helps to support the country's economy and finance humanitarian missions in the affected regions of southern Ukraine, as well as to maximize the dissemination of information about the situation in the country.
Each participant who comes to Ukraine will have the opportunity to live a few days as a volunteer, help people and animals, contribute to the overall victory, see from the inside life in a warring country, touch the culture and communicate with people who saw this horrific story with their own eyes.
Travel program (time may vary depending on circumstances):
07:07 - arrival in Mykolaiv by train. Meeting with a guide and transfer to the hotel.
07:30 - 9:30 - breakfast at the hotel and time for rest
9:30 - meeting with the guide and transfer to the start of the tour
10:00 - 13:00 - sightseeing tour of the city (walking route and travel to locations by car)
13:30 - 14:30 - lunch in one of the city's restaurants
15:00 - 17:00 - express course on first aid
Dinner in one of the city's restaurants
Early breakfast at the hotel
8:00 - meeting with a guide and transfer to the warehouse of the volunteer center
8:30 - 9:30 - safety briefing, presentation of volunteer certificates, loading the truck with humanitarian aid and departure to the villages.
Mykolaiv or Kherson regions.
10:00 - 15:00 - Visit to 2 or 3 villages affected by military actions (decapitated or under constant shelling). During the trip, you will have the opportunity to communicate with the residents and volunteers.
15:30 - return to Mykolaiv. A short interview at the warehouse, presentation of gratitude from the Foundation and memorable souvenirs.
16:30 - 17:30 - dinner in one of the city's restaurants
17:30 - 19:00 - rest at the hotel
19:00 - 21:00 - free time and transfer to the railway station
21:35 - departure to Kyiv
The tour price includes:
- Transfer by all routes
- Accommodation at the hotel (early check-in and late check-out, there is a shelter)
- 2 breakfasts
- Excursion around Mykolaiv
- Guide services
- Translation services
- Guide services
- First aid course
- Hoodie (or T-shirt), cap
- Photographer (photo and video materials during your stay)
- Reliable insurance coverage
Also included in the price is a minimum donation to support the war-torn south of Ukraine in the amount of 500 USD
You can choose the direction of support for which your donation will go when filling out the booking form:
1. Humanitarian aid in the form of food (formation of food packages for the affected and low-income population)
2. Personal hygiene products for daily use
3. Animal care (food, medicine, sterilization, overstay, etc.)
4. Medicines for civilians (children, adults, elderly)
5. Heating of housing (stoves, stoves, rockets, etc.) donation to production
6. Supporting the work of the volunteer center (fuel for humanitarian aid delivery, car repairs)
7. Help for children. Humanitarian aid for children under 3 years old (diapers, wet wipes, formula, cereals, purees, etc.). Humanitarian aid for children under 10 years old (school supplies, books, etc.)
8. Construction materials to restore the affected houses and apartments.
9. Generators and solar panels
You can also increase the amount of your donation by selecting additional options before paying.
The price is not included and is paid additionally:
- Personal expenses
Tours are conducted in Ukrainian or English to choose from!
The tours are completely safe and take place with experienced guides!
The program can be adjusted depending on your wishes or the situation in the city.
5 reasons to choose tour
To visit the liberated south of Ukraine
To see with your own eyes the consequences of the war on the territory of Ukraine, a European state.
To help Ukrainians in the de-occupied territories of Mykolaiv and Kherson regions who suffered as a result of hostilities and terrorist acts of Russia on the territory of Ukraine.
You will officially become a volunteer
Your help will not go unrewarded. Your mission will be official and you will receive certificates and awards at the end of your trip that you are a volunteer. And in the future, you will be able to continue your charitable activities.
This trip is available to everyone!
Every citizen of the civilized world can go on this trip to Ukraine, see with their own eyes all the consequences of the war and help people.
We have organized everything as efficiently and safely as possible for you
Our team has made every effort to make this project safe and interesting for travelers. And so that everyone could come and help the victims of the war in the twenty-first century with their own efforts.
Mykolaiv, the hero city
Mykolaiv was the last outpost on the Russian army's way to central Ukraine. This is the city that played a key role in the defense of southern Ukraine. It was here that the Russians were stopped and the process of pushing them back to the Dnipro River began.
Mykolaiv's landmarks, defensive lines of the city.
Volunteer center 4UA
This center in Mykolaiv is one of the largest in Ukraine. It has helped thousands of families. You will also have the opportunity to join the center's work.
Humanitarian aid distribution points in Mykolaiv
Affected and destroyed villages of Mykolaiv and Kherson regions that need help
What is included?
Transfer along the route
Guide and interpreter services
Escort and guide services
*From each purchased tour, we transfer 10% to the Ukrainian Refugee Support Fund. All profits from press tours are transferred to the reconstruction of Ukraine.
The simultaneous stay of visitors in the hotel lobby not more than one person per 10 square meters of serviceable area is allowed.
Persons can visit hotels and stay there (outside hotel room) only if they wear respirator or face mask (including homemade mask), so that the nose and mouth are covered.
Hotel guests are obliged to keep the 1.5 meters distance.
Online check-in making in advance is recommended to avoid queues at check-in to hotel.
Meals in hotels are provided through meals delivery service to rooms upon prior order or at hotel restaurants situated inside or in open areas, provided the distance of at least 1.5 meters between seats at adjacent tables.
Not more than 4 clients are allowed to stay at the table (excluding children under 14 years old). Unless these tables are separated by a special partition;
Self-serve is not allowed.