Ancient Kiev tour
Ancient Kiev tour is dedicated to the most distinguished heritage assets and valuable events in city history. We will walk over the places where the great kings of medieval times lived
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Ancient Kiev tour is dedicated to the most distinguished heritage assets and valuable events in city history. We will walk over the places where the great kings of medieval times lived.
We will cover two oldest areas of city – Upper Town and Podil. On Upper town area kings and nobility of Kiev Rus lived and acted. Podil was a great industrial, manufacturing and internaional trade center. You will be passed to the periods of Kievan Rus performance starting from princess Olga and Vladimir’s king ruling, going through Yaroslav’s Wise Era, taking the events of Tartar-Mongol invasions, later periods of Russian Empire, USSR and until nowadays.
Walking along the streets, you will compare different architectural styles of all this epochs and see with your own eyes how much has Kyiv changed. You will learn much about citizens’ life and traditions since Kyiv was founded. This tour is a perfect way to begin your acquaintance with the great ancient city of Kyiv.
START LOCATION: Golden Gates or pick up from your accommodation place
FINISH LOCATION: Independance squate or drop off to your accommodation place
SIGHTS TO SEE: Golden Gates , Saint Sophia cathedral, St. Andrew’s church , St. Andrews descent , Podil area, Richard castle, Bulgakov museum, Contract square , Pirogoshcha church, Mohyla academy, Contract House , Sahaidachnoho Street ,Post square, funicular, st. Michaels cathedral, monument to princess Olga, Prince Volodimir hill, Khreshchatyk street and Independence square and many other
PRICE: 80$ 4 hours up to 3 persons, +20$ for each additional person
- english speaking guide service during 4 hours
- city transfer if necessary
- entrance tickets on the route