Explore the culture and history of Ukraine on this seven-day, self-guided tour of Kyiv and Lviv. You will arrive in the capital city, which is rich with gold-domed monasteries to visit. In addition, you can discover the local arts, from the opera and ballet at the National Opera of Ukraine to shops along Andriyivskyy Descent, which highlights the local craftsmen. In Lviv, you can indulge in local flavors, including cherry wine and plenty of sweet treats. A hike up the ruins of Lviv High Castle will provide spectacular panoramic views of the charming town.
Ukraine Culture Trip
Ukraine Culture Trip is a tourism company inspiring cultural travel.
We specialize in three cities - Kyiv, Lviv, and Odesa - and curate bespoke travel packages with all of the logistics handled. Your experience is fun & care-free as you discover life as it's lived every day!
Our packages are customized, but typically include:
- Arrival transfer from the airport/ railway station to your accommodation
- Accommodation in centrally located apartments
- An overnight sleeper train between cities in a private, 2-bed compartment
- City guide brochures with recommended places to visit
- A SIM card with unlimited local data in Ukraine (valid for 1 month)
- Links to the Google maps of local hotspots, including bars and restaurants
- A USD 10 donation to a small English-language school in a village next to Kiev
We aspire to offer our guests the perfect amount of flexibility in their travels; making sure everyone has the support and information to make the decisions they want, and taking care of the decisions they would rather leave to the experts.
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On this three-day, self-guided tour of Lviv, you will explore the local culture and major landmarks of the town–at your own pace. Your accommodations will come with a booklet that will contain all the information you need. Stroll around Market Square, visit the art-centric museums, and hike the Lviv High Castle for the best views of the city. There is plenty to savor in terms of local food and drink, including Galician fare, iconic cherry wine, and the abundance of confectionery gems.
On this three-day, self-guided tour of Odesa, you can explore the major landmarks and highlights of the city–at your own leisure. You will stay in your very own apartment retreat in the center of the city, so you can explore all of the landmarks in close proximity. Although your trip coordinator will provide a detailed guide book, highlights to bookmark include the various Black Sea beaches, the famous Privoz Market, a performance at the Odessa National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet, and more!
On this seven-day, self-guided tour from Kyiv to Odesa, you will explore the Ukrainian history and culture of both cities. Your trip coordinator will arrange apartments and guidebook materials in both locations. In Kyiv, the capital city, you can experience Independence Square and visit the many gold-domed cathedrals and monasteries. Next, in Odesa, you can kick back on the different beaches along the Black Sea, climb the iconic Potemkin Stairs, and go to the opera and ballet theater for a live performance. Make sure to indulge in plenty of Ukrainian fare along the way!
On this nine-day, self-guided tour of Ukraine, you will visit three cities: Kyiv, Lviv, and Odesa. Begin your travels in the capital city of Kyiv, where you will learn about the city’s history in Independence Square and take a boat tour along the Dnieper River. Next, you will get to explore Lviv and all of its art-heavy influences and galleries, along with climbing the ruins of Lviv High Castle. Your last stop is in Odesa, where you can relax on the Black Sea beaches and enjoy an opera and ballet performance. Along the way, make sure to taste delicious confections and sip iconic cherry wine!
Explore one of Eastern Europe's oldest cities on this three-day self-guided tour of Kiev. Visit the capital's highlights, including ornate churches and monasteries, historic districts, and cultural landmarks. You'll see grand baroque and Byzantine architecture, remnants of Ukraine's Soviet past, and get a sense of its modern, cosmopolitan present.
Recent Trip Reviews for Ukraine Culture Trip
Ukraine · Ukraine - Jun 9 - Jun 16, 2019
This was an amazing trip and it was entirely thanks to the team at Ukraine Culture Trip! Lena, Natalia, Rowan, Julia (Lviv), Alex, Iliana (I think that was her name... In Kiev), and the whole family that welcomed us for breakfast! I highly recommend using Ukraine Culture Trip for any travel you have planned in Ukraine. Thank you for making this suck an amazing experience for my family!