12 days in Ukraine Itinerary

12 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Odessa
— 1 night
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Zaporizhzhya
— 1 night
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Poltava
— 1 night
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Kyiv (Kiev)
— 2 nights
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Yaremche
— 1 night
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Uzhhorod
— 2 nights
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Lviv
— 3 nights

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Odessa

Odessa ©

Pearl of the Black Sea

Though most famous for the Potemkin Steps leading down the Black Sea coast, Odessa welcomes visitors with several other attractions, including beaches and an ornate opera house.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum, then Head underground at Catacombs of Odessa, and then make a trip to Teatralnaya Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: surround yourself with nature on Ukraine by Locals, don't miss a visit to Deribasovskaya Street, then examine the collection at Shustov Cognac Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Interesting Science.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Odessa trip itinerary maker website.

Brussels, Belgium to Odessa is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Brussels in May, with highs in Odessa at 24°C and lows at 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Zaporizhzhya.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

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Zaporizhzhya

Zaporizhzhya ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Faeton Retro Cars Museum, make a trip to Dnieper Hydroelectric Station, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Khortitsa National Nature Reserve, examine the collection at The Historical and Cultural Complex Zaporizhian Sich, then examine the collection at Museum of the History of Weapons, and finally see the interesting displays at Motor Sich Aviation Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Zaporizhzhya travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Odessa to Zaporizhzhya takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Odessa in May: highs in Zaporizhzhya hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Poltava.

Things to do in Zaporizhzhya

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Poltava

Poltava ©
Poltava is a city located on the Vorskla River in central Ukraine. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sampsoniy Church, see the interesting displays at Long-Range Strategic Aviation Museum, pause for some photo ops at Shevchenko Monument by Kavaleridze, see the interesting displays at The Poltava Museum of Local Lore, then see the interesting displays at Ivan Kotlyarevskiy House, and finally appreciate the history behind The White Arbor.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Poltava journey planning site.

Traveling by car from Zaporizhzhya to Poltava takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Poltava

Museums · Historic Sites
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Kyiv (Kiev)

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): do sightseeing your way with Private Tours, examine the collection at State Aviation Museum, see the interesting displays at Mikhail Bulgakov Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew's Church, then make a trip to Andriyivski Uzviz, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Sophia's Cathedral, make a trip to Khreshchatyk, then pause for some photo ops at Rodina Mat (Motherland), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, and finally brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kyiv (Kiev) itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by train from Poltava to Kyiv (Kiev) takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Yaremche.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

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Specialty Museum
State Aviation Museum
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum
4.5

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Yaremche

Yaremche ©
Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at Girske Mini-Brewery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hoverla, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nativity of St. John the Baptist, and finally admire the sheer force of Probiy Waterfall.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yaremche trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Kyiv (Kiev) to Yaremche takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in May since evenings lows in Yaremche dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Uzhhorod.

Things to do in Yaremche

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries
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Must see
Hoverla
4.8
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Waterfall
Probiy Waterfall
4.5

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Uzhhorod

Uzhhorod ©
Uzhhorod is a city located in western Ukraine, at the border with Slovakia and near the border with Hungary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Castle Shenbornov, explore the historical opulence of St. Miklosh Castle, appreciate the history behind Ignatiy Roshkovych Monument, see the interesting displays at Subcarpathian Rus' Museum of Folk Architecture and Customs, then snap pictures at Pedestrian Bridge, and finally make a trip to Linden Alley. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Latorica River, step into the grandiose world of Palanok Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Pochaiv Madonna Icon, then see the interesting displays at Jozsef Boksay Art Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Uzhhorod Castle. Transcarpathian Regional History Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Uzhhorod online itinerary builder.

Drive from Yaremche to Uzhhorod in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Lviv.

Things to do in Uzhhorod

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Lviv

Lviv ©

City of Lions

Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Appreciate the collections at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life and Armenian street. Popular historic sites such as Dominican Cathedral and Pidhirtsi Castle are in your itinerary. Explore Lviv's surroundings by going to Olesko Castle (in Olesko) and Roman CatholicChurch of the Exaltation of St. Joseph (in Pidhirtsi). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Andrew, see the interesting displays at Beer Cultural Experience Center “Lvivarnya”, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Jesuits, and admire the masterpieces at Johann Georg Pinzel museum of Lviv Sacral Baroque Sculpture.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Lviv trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Uzhhorod to Lviv in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Lviv can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Must see
Armenian street
4.6
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Pidhirtsi Castle
4.3

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