Sightseeing tour (car/bus). Acquaintance with Kiev. Studying of the main objects and symbols of the capital. In conclusion, we recommend an inexpensive quality restaurant or a good catering. Route: Khreshchatyk, Upper Town, Andriivsky Descent, Podil, Lypky and Pechersk. Duration – 3-4 hours. Cost is calculated individually.
Walking tour of the Upper City. The birth of Kiev, the main shrines of Kievan Rus, detynets and foundations. The program can include visiting of cathedrals/museums. Route: Golden Gate, Volodymyrska St., Starokyivska Mountain, Andriivsky Descent. Duration – 2-3 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Walking tour of Lypky. Elite district and government center. Studying of palaces, mansions, government buildings. The program can include a visit to the Chocolate House (museum). Route: Independence Square, Lypky district. Duration – 2-3 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Walking tour in the center. Khreshchatyk and Independence Square. Stalin’s architecture. The epicenter of events and party life in Kiev. The tour can be combined with visits to thematic cafe-bars. Duration – 2 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Walking tour of Podil district. Lower Kiev city, embankment. Walk along the streets of the old district, where the buildings of the 17-19th centuries are preserved. The ancient temples of Podil (held separately). In conclusion, we suggest visiting the River Station and taking a boat trip along the Dnieper. Start of the route: Kontraktova Sq. Duration – 2-3 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Walking tour of Pechersk district. Lavra, Motherland, fortifications. The program can include an entrance to the territory of the Lavra and visiting of the Museum of Microminiatures/Museum of Jewelry. We also offer to go inside the Motherland by visiting the Museum of World War II or Museum of the Formation of the Ukrainian Nation. Duration – 2-3 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Car/walking tour of New Development district. Buildings of 19-20 centuries and modern masterpieces of the capital. We recommend visiting the “Arena City” – the center of party life in Kiev, the exhibition of the Klitschko brothers (NSC “Olympiyskyi”) and/or the Church of St. Nicholas. Route: Lva Tolstoho Sq. – Velyka Vasylkivska Street. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking/biking/car tour of Tatarka-Lukyanivka districts. The old cemeteries of Kiev, Ar-Rahma, Smorodinsky caves, slums, viewing platforms. Separately, you can visit the boundary “Babyi Yar” (memorial, St. Cyril’s Monastery, Pavlova psychiatric hospital) and/or Lukyanivka cemetery. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking tour. Walk along the Andriivsky Descent. The history of the street, its famous residents, the secret of Richard’s Castle, Uzdykhalnytsia hill, panorama of Podil. We recommend visiting the One Street Museum and/or Bulgakov Museum. Duration – 1.5-2 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Walking tour. Lavra, Bell Tower, Far and Near Caves, fortifications of the Kiev Fortress. Museum of Jewels and museum of microminiatures (optional). You can include a visit to the Vydubytsky and Zverinets monasteries, which are located nearby. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking tour. Motherland, World War II Museum, observation platforms, sculptural compositions, exhibition of military equipment. Museum “Formation of the Ukrainian nation” (optional). Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Car/walking tour. It can be conducted in different districts of Kiev. The Stalin’s Empire, Soviet modernism (futurism, cubism, brutalism) and mosaic era of the USSR. Hotel “Salute”, Crematorium, House “Plate”, KNU campus and other “space” objects shot in foreign advertisements and films. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking tour of Mystical Kiev. Centuries-old secrets and legends, mysterious stories, places of power. It can be conducted around the following districts: Upper Town, Andriivsky Descent, Lypky, Pechersk. Separately, you can visit the Green Theater, Bald Mountain or the dungeons of Kiev. Duration – 2-3 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Tour of Jewish Kiev (car/pedestrian). Held in the Upper City, Lypky or Podil. The history of Jewry from the time of Kievan Rus, as well as the role of the Jewish people in the development of the city. We will learn about famous Kiev Jews, visit objects and memorial sites associated with them. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking tour. Memorial, lapidarium, ancient Jewish necropolis. Interesting facts from the stories of A. Kuznetsov, the author of the novel “Babyi Yar” and an eyewitness to the events of the tragedy. Additionally, you can visit the Lukyanivka cemetery and the St. Cyril’s Monastery of the XII century. Duration – 2-3 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Walking tour. The ancient shrine of Kievan Rus. Unique mosaics, murals and graffiti. We recommend visiting the Metropolitan’s Residence and the Sofia’s Bell Tower, from where a panorama of the Upper City opens. A guide-historian who studyies the chronicles will help you feel the spirit of that time. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking tour for kids and children. It passes through the Upper Town and Andriivsky Descent. The route runs through the streets without heavy traffic with many fairy-tale characters and quests. Duration – 2-2.5 hours. Negotiable price.
Walking/bicycle/car tour for gests to feel like a Kievans. We study ancient tracts, districts, streets of our city. The tours are held by guides-fans of their craft, many of whom have their own scientific works. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking tour around the Kiev Detynets. It passes on the territory of Starokyivska mountain. City of Kiy – the era of paganism. The city of Volodymyr – the birth of Christianity. Held by the guide-historian who studyies chronicles. In addition, we recommend visiting the historical museum. Duration – 2-3 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Car tour. The ancient temples of Kiev, built in the 11-12 centuries and preserved in whole or partly. Lavra, St. Sophia’s Cathedral, Vydubytsky Monastery, Zverinets Caves, Transfiguration Church, St. Cyril’s Monastery. Choose objects and we will develop a route, adding interesting places along the way. Duration: 2-3 hours. Price is calculated individually.
Walking/biking/car tour. Overview of the most picturesque places of Kiev. The route can include hills and mountains, as well as viewing platforms from the height of buildings (bell towers, Motherland). These or those viewing sites can be included in other excursions. Picnic with a panorama of the city (optional). Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking/car tour of the Kiev Fortress. Dedicated to one of the largest fortifications in the world. Walking route option: Arsenalna metro station – The Motherland memorial. Car route option: Pechersk district. Duration – 2-3 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Walking/car excursion. It is dedicated to famous personalities whose life and activities are associated with Kiev (Mazepa, Sholom Aleichem, Vrubel, Gorodetsky, Bulgakov, Vertinsky, Paton, Amosov, etc.). We recommend visiting the Museum of the Ukrainian Diaspora. Duration – 2 hours. Price: from 25$/hour.
Car tour to the outskirts of Kiev. The most popular objects: Mezhyhirya (Yanukovych’s residence), Pyrogovo (folk architecture and life), the Kiev Sea (picnic, fishing, surfing). Other objects see in detail. Duration: 3-5 hours. The price is calculated individually.
Out-of-town tour in the Kiev region. The ancient arboretum “Alexandria”, the picturesque Bohuslavsky Outcrop, the museums of Pereyaslav, the Flooded Church, Chernobyl, etc. (see in detail). You choose – we organize! One-day tour, the price is calculated individually.
Car tour. We invite you to travel to historical places near Kiev (Zhytomyr, Vinnytsia, Cherkasy, Poltava, etc.). See map of tourist sites in detail. We organize a turn-key tour. Duration and price are calculated individually.
Entertaining routes for real party-goers! Beer and gastro tours, a yacht picnic and bike rides, secret bars and nightclubs, stag and hen parties. Our guide will make you company and become your friend with whom you will have a great time! Duration and cost are calculated individually.
«Dayting» offers exciting tours around Kiev. We have prepared for you sightseeing tours around central districts of the capital, where you will learn in detail about the following historical areas:
– Upper (Old) city – that features the birth of Kyiv Grad (the city of Vladimir, Dytynets, Golden Gate, etc.);
– Lypky – elite area (Mariinsky Palace, House with Chimeras, National Bank, Chocolate House, etc.);
– The center – the main street of the capital (Khreshchatyk, Passage, Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Conservatory, 0 km);
– Podil – Lower Town (Kontraktova Square, Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, House of Peter, River Port);
– Pechersk – a prestigious district (Lavra, Kyiv Fortress, Motherland Monument, Mystetsky Arsenal, Botanical Garden);
– Tatarka, Lukyanivka – the tract, which used to be the outskirts (Shchekavytsia, Ar-Rahma Mosque, Necropolis, Babyi Yar);
– New Developmen – the area from the beginning of the XIX century (Operetta Theater, St. Nicholas Catholic Church, NSC “Olympic” and other objects).
Curious travelers and tourists who prefer unusual routes, can avail our customized exciting thematic tours.
Andriivsky Descent is the most popular tourist route. It’s a pedestrian street-museum, one of the oldest streets of the Upper Town, where every inch, every stone speaks the history. On the route you will see St. Andrew’s Church and find out why it doesn’t have a bell tower, hear the legend of Richard’s Castle, visit the One Street Museum or the mystical house N 13 where Bulgakov used to live. On Andriivsky Descent, you can walk for hours. There are theaters, galleries, souvenir market, cozy cafes and observation decks. The duration of the tour is 2-3 hours.
Temples of Kiev. Kyiv is not only a cultural, but also a spiritual center. Here are hundreds of Orthodox churches and monasteries. The main shrines are the Pechersk Lavra, St. Sophia Cathedral, Vydubitsky and Zverinets Monasteries, founded during the period of Kievan Rus. Every year, thousands of pilgrims come to the monastery to worship the holy sites. Of course, there are temples dedicated to other religions, for example, Catholic, Muslim, Protestant ones. The Jewish community belongs to the Brodsky Synagogue, Rosenberg Synagogue and Galician Synagogue. Duration is 2-4 hours. Additionally, we invite you to the “Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra” and “St. Sophia Cathedral” tours.
Jewish Kyiv. The Jewish people left one of the deepest traces in the history and culture of Kyiv. Thus, the Tale of Bygone Years speaks of a large Jewish community living in the 11th – 13th centuries around the current Lviv area. We suggest to walk along the route where Jews of different classes once settled, to see former chapels, the Talmud-Torah, orphanages, mansions, as well as land banks, workshops and other establishments. You will find out who Jacob Rosenberg, Lev Ginzburg, Solomon Cohen are, and what contribution the Brodsky family of patrons made to the development of the capital. Duration is 2-3 hours. We invite you to visit the Memorial reserve “Babyn Yar”.
Kyiv fortress is the fortification of the city. Few people know that one of the world’s largest stone and earth fortresses was built in Kiev. Today, the remains of fortifications make an architectural monument of military engineering. You can see earthen ramparts, defensive wall with caponiers in the museum complex, based on the base of the Hospital fortification. The complex hosts festivals and exhibitions. The Prison Museum operates here too. You will be told about the construction of the fortress, the Citadel, the art of war, the appearance of the prison and its “illustrious” prisoners in Koson Caponier. Duration is 2-4 hours.
Mystical Kiev is the most mysterious route. You will hear incredible stories about ghosts, poltergeist and Kyiv witches. You will find out where abnormal phenomena take place, where places of power with positive and negative energy are, where to come for “recharge”, and where to make a wish for it to come true. Duration is 2 hours.
Observation decks are there for romantic people and fans of scenic spots. Viewing Kyiv from heights is feasible even without drones. Nature itself took care to create stunning landscapes with a panoramic view of the capital, such as Volodymyrska Girka, Pecherske Plateau, Zamkova Mountain and many hills. Kyiv citizens prefer not tourist places, securing themselves on the slopes of Schekavytsia or Cherepanova Mountain. You can glimpse at the surroundings from a bird’s-eye view from the observation decks of the Pechersk Lavra bell tower, St. Michael and St. Sophia Cathedrals. For extreme sports, we offer to climb the observation decks of the Motherland Monument, located at an altitude of 36 m and 91 m. No doubt, you will be truly impressed. Duration is 2 hours. In addition, we invite you to the tour “Museum of the History of Ukraine in World War II. Motherland Monument”.
Famous Kyivans tour is dedicated to prominent personalities who glorified Ukraine. Life stories of many great people who lived and worked in our city are related with Kiev. Among them Lesya Ukrainka, Sholom Aleichem, and Bulgakov. The capital used to Inspire writers, artists, sculptors, architects and famous cultural and art figures, such asMalevich, Vertinsky, Serge Lifar, Stupka. Here discoveries in aviation, engineering and healthcare were made. World-renowned scientists, wuch as Paton, Sikorsky, Amosov belng here too. You will be told about achievements of famous Kyivans, their life and work. If you wish, you can also visit the Museum of the Ukrainian Diaspora. Duration is 2 hours.
Entertaining Kiev tour is for fans of active recreation and entertainment, as well as for party-goers. Our team organizes leisure for both small and big companies to enjoy paintball, karting, party-bus, yachting, windsurfing or cycling. Gourmands can go for a beer or gastro tour. Fans of nightlife can enjoy themed pubs, popular bars and nightclubs.
Outskirts of Kyiv tour includes country side excursions to nature reserves, open-air museums, old tracts and other unique objects. We offer a choice of park “Feofaniya”, Kytaevo, Pirogovo and “Kievan Rus” Park. Mezhyhirya is especially popular. This is where previously was the residence of the former President Yanukovych. You can also visit the private zoo of “12 months” or the oldest factory of Christmas tree toys. Nature lovers can enjoy Pushcha-Voditsa with its cascade of lakes or the Kyiv Sea, where you can go fishing, surfing. Duration is 4 hours.
For those, who wish to get acquainted with the sights around Kyiv, we organize a one or two-day tour around Kiev region, Zhytomyr region, Chernihiv, Vinnytsia and other nearby regions.
We offer both individual and group tours. For foreign tourists we conduct tours in English, German, French and other languages. The creativity and flexibility of our guides will be the key to your positive emotions from the journey. You can see for yourself! Just send a request here.
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