Izmail, Ukraine
Izmail is an ancient, historia city located in Odessa region in the southern Ukraine. It is situated in southeastern part of the region on the Danube River, 80 kilometers from the Black Sea coast.

The city is the largest port on the Danube in Ukraine.

The city is the administrative center of the Izmail Raion (district) in the Odessa Oblast (province) and the largest Ukrainian port on the Danube. As such, it is a centre of the food processing industry and a popular regional tourist destination.

It is also a base of the Ukrainian Navy and the Ukrainian Sea Guard units operating on the river. The World Wildlife Fund's Isles of Izmail Regional Landscape Park is located nearby.

All cruises are on River Boats and today these are mostly luxury 5 star boats with all the comforts of top hotels and many of the facilities of cruise ships. Cruises generally commence in Spring (March) and the main season ends in September/October, however a limited number of cruises are available up to Christmas and New Year.

General Information:

Population: 85,000
Language: Ukranian
Currency: Ukrainian Hryvnia - UAH
Time Zone: UTC/GMT +3 hours