kyiv basic tour

Kyiv Basic Tour – First Acquaintance


Basic Kyiv excursion that during only 2 hours will make you fall in love with the city and give you explicit understanding about its culture and history. It also a tour of contrasts where you can discover modern city life along with its legends of past. We will touch heritage asets in paralel to modern street art. It will be a light walk where you can feel the spirit of ancient and contemporary Kyiv.

You probably know the phrase that it’s impossible to make first impression twice! And this expression may also concern to the city! Take this walk and you will fall in love with Kyiv from the first sight.

Important to note that this tour (as all other excursions of Touristic Kiev) will not be overloaded with numerous dates and unknown names! The information provided will give you the core understanding of what happened, how it was and why. You will hear exciting stories and legends easy for understanding and memorizing! This walk will be a joyful combination of learning, admiring and having fun – all that any tourist needs!This Kyiv basic tour during only 2 hours will give you total immersion into the stages of Kyiv development. Here you will know the main facts of city history and see the beauty of sights. We will come through the centuries admiring the landmarks from different époques. We will discover various styles of architecture and study how city combines historical treasures with objects of modern art.

 During this program you will:

– get basic but explicit acquaintance with Kyiv city

– walk by famous streets, squares and historical places

– see old buildings and contemporary art objects

– acquaint with nowadays city life and hear the stories how it was centuries ago

– and just enjoy worm atmosphere of ancient and modern capital of Ukraine

Start: on Independence square near the Monument to Kyiv founders

What we see: Independence square, Khreshchatyk,  st.Alexanders catholyc catheral, Volodymyr hill park, monument to prince Volodymyr, St Michaels monastery, monement to Princess Olga, st Andrews church, Lanscape alley, Intelligents square with murals and street art objects, St Sophia square and monastery, Monument to ATO soldiers, Golden Gate and monument to prince Yaroslav

But if you have a bit more time for sightseeing Touristic Kiev offers you to consider Ancient Kyiv 4 hours program or Kiev sightseeing – 8 hours loop tour that covers maximum Kyiv sights during one day or take Kiev day trip – a great combination of sightseeing with fun and leisure activities

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2 hours

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