Enjoy a 5-hour tour of the Dniester Delta to see some of the 1,500 species of flora and fauna. Enjoy a picnic lunch on a remote island, and look for some of the 254 migrating and nesting birds, including several endanged species.
What to Expect
Explore the diverse wetlands of the well-developed natural, artificial, permanent, and temporary delta rivers and reservoirs of the Nizhnednestrovsky National Nature Park in the Dniester Delta.
Following your morning meeting in central Odessa, transfer to the Nature Park at Mayaki. Here, you will take a boat through the Dniester River channels, via the White Lake and Amason Channel to an isolated island. Conducted in an environmentally sustainable way, explore the shelter and living space for more than 1,500 species of fauna and flora..
After a picnic of fish soup, vegetable salads, fish, potato, and other local snacks with wine, enjoy some free time to fish, sunbathe, or birdwatch on the island. The park is ecologically significant for nesting and wintering birds migrating between Eurasia and Africa. Of 254 bird species found here, 58 are listed in the Red Book of Ukraine, and 11 species are in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Then, travel back to Mayaki along the Turunchuk River for your transfer back to Odessa by mid afternoon.
- Picnic on the island
What's Not Included
- Other food and beverages
- Tips and personal expenses
Meet at the monument to Duke de Richelieu on Primorsky Boulevard, Odessa.
What to Remember
Please note that this tour is only available from April to October, when the National Park is open.