Explore the residence of the ex-president of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych in Mezhyhirya, which is one of the most striking and impressive places in Ukraine. This tour will help you understand the character of the ex-president and the current political situation in the country. You will realize how excessive richness and power affect a person.
Once you meet your guide at the lobby of your hotel, you will drive to the Mezhyhirya residence in Novi Petrivtsi village. The residence, surrounded by a high fence, occupies the territory of 1.8 ha and amazes the visitors with its splendor. Perfectly cut trees, a tennis court, a non-freezing lake, a farm with ostriches, peacocks, pheasants, and other rare kinds of birds and animals are just some of the highlights of Mezhyhirya. The resident’s ground reveals many eye-opening and interesting aspects of Ukraine’s 4th president’s life. In addition, it helps to understand the character of his rule and the way power and luxury affect the human mind. Explore the territory and discover a private zoo, golf field, restaurant Galleon, lakes, tennis courts, etc.
With your local guide, you will explore the territory and may visit a training center for elite breeds of dogs, a bath complex, and a museum of retro cars (optional, for an additional fee).
Moreover, you may visit the main building of the residence “Honka” (optional, for an additional fee). The eye-catching golden-covered chandeliers instantly reflect the corrupt lifestyle of the former president. Walking on the shiny wooden mosaic-decorated floor you will see many expensive details of decoration that prove the vanity of the former president. There are plenty of very costly and exceptional items in each room, like a Swiss music box, which costs half a million dollars, golden chandeliers, “Steinway & Sons” piano, and much more. Excessive luxury is present in every single detail of the interior that creates a controversial impression.
After you explore this “museum” of corruption, your driver will drop you off at your hotel.