Two malls, two markets, outlets. Ukrainian-made goods.
Odessa owes its prosperity and even its existence to trade. It used to be a Porto-Franco, with numerous shops and warehouses. A huge market, called Privoz, where people say, you can buy anything beside atomic bomb, even became Odessa's trademark.
We'll arrive there in a comfortable mini-cab. On our way there and back we'll see four cathedrals, a railway station, built in 1880-ies. Walk through the food market and into New Privoz - a modern building with stunning sculptures, depicting personages from Odessa folklore. A wishing fountain. Five stores of shops and boutiques: souvenirs, hand made, Ukrainian quality clothes and goods (Ukrainian knitwear, Ukrainian outwear), imported clothes and goods. Ukrainian and Polish made footwear - made in European Union.
Ample time for shopping. End it all with a cup of hot chocolate in a Ukrainian cafe. Free photographs. Drinks and food are not included into this tour.
I and the driver will meet you at the designated place. Then we will drive to Privoz through historical part of Odessa. You will see four cathedrals, ancient paved streets, railway station (terminus), old Privoz, New Privoz, Uspenskaya street with St Assumption Cathedral, Sobornaya square - Saint transfiguration Cathedral.
Inside the shopping tour - accessories from "Fashionable Cat" - hats, gloves, purses, wallets, hair styling, necklaces rings. Low prices.
Jewelry, silver icons, gold.
Women's clothes. Ukrainian-made fashionable knitwear, outwear.
Women's footwear. Ukrainian-made footwear, European quality, low prices. Polish-made footwear, made in European Union.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will come to your location
End location: I will leave you were I have picked you
Duration: 5 hours 30 min.
a mini cab and a driver. Take your safety seriously, and do not go with the guide who guides and drives at the same time
Included is my time, experience and transportation. No food or drinks are included, and then you go shopping.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 hryvnya - Whatever you are willing to spend, it's a shopping tour.
Currently, one US dollar costs 8.30 Ukrainian hryvnyas. If you are serious about shopping, bring at least 50-100 US, changed to the local currency. A lot of the shops we will be visiting take cash only. I can help you to change your cash into the local currency or to withdraw cash from an ATM. Ask me beforehand, please.
Shopping foood, drinks.
I have drives who drive cars, little mini-cabs, mini-cabs and large tourist buses, so we are able to serve from 1 to 45 tourists on any given tour. Check my profile for the photos of the vehicles.