19 days in Ukraine Itinerary

19 days in Ukraine Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Ukraine trip itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

19 days in Ukraine Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  15​h
1
Odessa
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h
2
Zaporizhzhya
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h
3
Kiev
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Chernobyl
— 2 nights
taxi + train:  4​h 30​min
5
Vinnytsia
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
6
Yaremche
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
7
Lviv
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Odessa

Odessa ©
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and Catacombs of Odessa. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museum of Interesting Science and Beach Golden Shore. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Shustov Cognac Winery Museum, don't miss a visit to Teatralnaya Square, and pause for some photo ops at Duke de Richelieu monument.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Odessa trip planner .

Toronto, Canada to Odessa is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Toronto to Odessa. July in Odessa sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Zaporizhzhya.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Catacombs of Odessa
Highlights from your plan
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Catacombs of Odessa ©
Catacombs of Odessa
Museum of Interesting Science ©
Museum of Interesting Science

1
night
Zaporizhzhya

Zaporizhzhya ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Faeton Retro Cars Museum, then make a trip to Steelworkers Stella, then explore the striking landscape of Khortitsa National Nature Reserve, and finally see the interesting displays at The Historical and Cultural Complex Zaporizhian Sich.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Zaporizhzhya trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Odessa to Zaporizhzhya by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Zaporizhzhya are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kiev.

Things to do in Zaporizhzhya

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan

5
nights
Kiev

Kiev ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Let the collections at State Aviation Museum and Sergiy Korolyov Astronautics Museum capture your imagination. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mezhyhirya Residence Museum and St. Cyril's Monastery. Change things up with a short trip to Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village in Buzova (about 48 minutes away). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Mikhail Bulgakov Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vydubychi Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew's Church, and make a trip to Sofiyskaya Square.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kiev route planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Zaporizhzhya to Kiev takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle; or drive. When traveling from Zaporizhzhya in July, plan for little chillier days in Kiev, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Chernobyl.

Things to do in Kiev

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Sergiy Korolyov Astronautics Museum, Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village, Mezhyhirya Residence Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum ©
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum
State Aviation Museum ©
State Aviation Museum

2
nights
Chernobyl

Chernobyl ©
Chernobyl or Chornobyl is a city in the restricted Chernobyl Exclusion Zone situated in the Ivankiv Raion of northern Kiev Oblast, near Ukraine's border with Belarus. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Elijah Church and then see a world frozen in time at Chernobyl Go. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Totokha Mountain.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Chernobyl trip planner .

You can drive from Kiev to Chernobyl in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Chernobyl are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Vinnytsia.

Things to do in Chernobyl

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Totokha Mountain
Highlights from your plan
St. Elijah Church ©
St. Elijah Church

1
night
Vinnytsia

Vinnytsia ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): admire the engineering at Sabarovskaya Hydroelectric Power Station, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Resurrection Cathedral, and then get curious at Science Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Vinnytsia travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Chernobyl to Vinnytsia takes 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Yaremche.

Things to do in Vinnytsia

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Science Museum ©
Science Museum
Holy Resurrection Cathedral ©
Holy Resurrection Cathedral

2
nights
Yaremche

Yaremche ©
Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Silver Falls, then sample the tasty concoctions at Girske Mini-Brewery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Nativity of Most Holy Mother of God, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Elias Wooden Church. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Waterfall Maiden Tears, then see the interesting displays at Park-Museum of the Carpathians in Miniature, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nativity of St. John the Baptist, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Makovytsia Mountain.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Yaremche travel route tool .

Traveling by car from Vinnytsia to Yaremche takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Lviv.

Things to do in Yaremche

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Silver Falls
Highlights from your plan
Makovytsia Mountain ©
Makovytsia Mountain
St Elias Wooden Church ©
St Elias Wooden Church

3
nights
Lviv

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pidhirtsi Castle and Roman CatholicChurch of the Exaltation of St. Joseph. Get some cultural insight at Zolochiv Castle and Prison on Lontskogo, National Museum and Memorial to the Victims of Occupation. Venture out of the city with trips to Krekhivsky Monastery of St. Nicholas Basilian Fathers (in Krekhiv), Svirzh Castle (in Svirzh) and Zhovkva (St. Lawrence Catholic Church & Wooden Church of St. Trinity). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Staroyevryeiska Street, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Mary Magdalene, and get a taste of the local shopping with Glass Museum In Lviv.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Lviv tour itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Yaremche to Lviv takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Lviv can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Zhovkva, Pidhirtsi, Zolochiv Castle, Krekhivsky Monastery of St. Nicholas Basilian Fathers, Svirzh Castle
Highlights from your plan
Pidhirtsi Castle ©
Pidhirtsi Castle
Zolochiv Castle ©
Zolochiv Castle

Similar Plans

23 days in Ukraine BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 55 days in Ukraine BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 37 days in Ukraine BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Kiev BY A USER FROM EGYPT September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in Belarus, Ukraine & Sevastopol BY A USER FROM ROMANIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 46 days in Ukraine BY A USER FROM CANADA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in Ukraine & Belarus BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Ukraine BY A USER FROM IRAN September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS January, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 59 days in Europe, South Pacific & United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS April, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Africa, South America, Mexico, United States & Europe BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans