16 days in Ukraine Itinerary

16 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Kyiv (Kiev)
— 4 nights
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Lviv
— 3 nights
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Kamianets-Podilskyi
— 2 nights
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Opishnya
— 1 night
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Kharkiv
— 2 nights
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Odessa
— 3 nights

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Kyiv (Kiev)

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
St. Sophia's Cathedral and National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Pirogovo Open-Air Museum and Golden Gate capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, delve into the mystery of Tsekh Art Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew's Church, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kyiv (Kiev) online sightseeing planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Kyiv (Kiev) is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Cairo in October: high temperatures in Kyiv (Kiev) hover around 13°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

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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 Lychakiv Cemetery and Armenian street. Your inner history buff will appreciate Svyatogo Yura Cathedral and Armenian Virgin Mary's Dormition Church. The adventure continues: stop by Old Town, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life, take in panoramic vistas at Lviv High Castle, and see the interesting displays at Arsenal Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lviv sightseeing tool.

You can fly from Kyiv (Kiev) to Lviv in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Lviv can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Kamianets-Podilskyi.

Things to do in Lviv

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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Old Town
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Lychakiv Cemetery
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Kamianets-Podilskyi

Kamianets-Podilskyi ©
Kamianets-Podilskyi is a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine, to the north-east of Chernivtsi. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): examine the collection at Khotyn Historic Museum, step into the grandiose world of Khotyn Fortress, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Josafat Trinitarian Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Miniatures Castles of Ukraine, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George Cathedral. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Saints Peter and Paul and then delve into the distant past at Kamenet's Podolsky Castle.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kamianets-Podilskyi travel planner.

You can drive from Lviv to Kamianets-Podilskyi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Opishnya.

Things to do in Kamianets-Podilskyi

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Opishnya

Opishnya
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Museum of Ukrainian Pottery.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Opishnya online road trip planner.

Drive from Kamianets-Podilskyi to Opishnya in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Kharkiv.

Things to do in Opishnya

Shopping · Museums

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Kharkiv

Kharkiv ©
Kharkiv hosts numerous Soviet monuments from its stint as the capital in the 1920s and is considered the industrial and educational heart of Ukraine.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): walk around Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure, view the masterpieces at Avec Fine Arts Gallery, and then view the masterpieces at Maestro Gallery. Keep things going the next day: get curious at Software and Computer Museum, then browse the different shops at French Boulevard Mall, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Tsentralny Rynok, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Palladium.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kharkiv trip planner.

Traveling by car from Opishnya to Kharkiv takes 3 hours. October in Kharkiv sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Odessa.

Things to do in Kharkiv

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
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Art Gallery
Palladium
4.8
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Shopping Mall
French Boulevard Mall
4.4

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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.
For shopping fun, head to Privoz Market or Comic Shop On the Bus. 10 Apryelya Square and Arabic Cultural Center will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum, head outdoors with Ukraine by Locals, kick back and relax at Arcadia Beach, and don't miss a visit to Potemkin Stairs.

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Traveling by flight from Kharkiv to Odessa takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Kharkiv in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Odessa, with lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Specialty Museum
Shustov Cognac Museum
4.6

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