20 days in Ukraine Itinerary

20 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Fly
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Odessa
— 3 nights
Fly
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Zaporizhzhya
— 1 night
Fly
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Kyiv (Kiev)
— 5 nights
Train
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Vinnytsia
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Chernivtsi
— 1 night
Drive
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Yaremche
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Lviv
— 3 nights
Fly

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Catacombs of Odessa and Beach Golden Shore. Get a sense of the local culture at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and Shabo Wine Cultural Center. Step out of Odessa to go to Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi and see Akkerman Fortress, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Jewish Museum of Odessa, pause for some photo ops at Statue of the Duc de Richelieu, and make a trip to Potemkin Stairs.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Odessa trip itinerary planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Odessa is an approximately 20-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Odessa, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in September, you will find days in Odessa are little chillier (26°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zaporizhzhya.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Zaporizhzhya

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): examine the collection at Faeton Retro Cars Museum, make a trip to Steelworkers Stella, then see the interesting displays at The Historical and Cultural Complex Zaporizhian Sich, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Khortitsa National Nature Reserve, and finally see the interesting displays at Motor Sich Aviation Museum.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, go to the Zaporizhzhya trip planner.

You can fly from Odessa to Zaporizhzhya in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Zaporizhzhya

Museums · Parks · Nature

5
nights
Kyiv (Kiev)

The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at State Aviation Museum and Mariinsky Park. You'll explore and learn at Mezhyhirya Residence Museum and Golden Gate. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, don't miss a visit to Andriyivski Uzviz, examine the collection at Pirogovo Open-Air Museum, and hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kyiv (Kiev) travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Zaporizhzhya to Kyiv (Kiev) takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Zaporizhzhya in September, expect nights in Kyiv (Kiev) to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Vinnytsia.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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Mezhyhirya Residence Museum ©
Architectural Building
Mezhyhirya Residence Museum
4.3
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum
4.5

2
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Vinnytsia

Vinnytsia is a city in west-central Ukraine, located on the banks of the Southern Bug.It is the administrative center of Vinnytsia Oblast and the largest city in the historic region of Podillia. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Pirogov's Masoleum - St.Nicolas Church, then see the interesting displays at National Pirogov's Estate Museum, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Honorary Citizens of Vinnytsya, and finally stroll around Glory Memorial and War Memorial Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): walk around Gorky Park, explore the world behind art at Vinnytsia Regional Museum of Art, then examine the collection at Museum of Retro Technology Avtomotovelofotoradio, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Vinnytsia Water Tower.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Vinnytsia trip planner.

Traveling by train from Kyiv (Kiev) to Vinnytsia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Chernivtsi.

Things to do in Vinnytsia

Museums · Parks
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Chernivtsi

Chernivtsi is a city in western Ukraine, situated on the upper course of the River Prut. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Heart of Jesus, pause for some serene contemplation at Armenian Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Nicholas Cathedral, then make a trip to Olgi Kobylyanskoi Street, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Chernivtsi City Hall.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Chernivtsi attractions tool.

You can drive from Vinnytsia to Chernivtsi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Yaremche.

Things to do in Chernivtsi

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Yaremche

Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): snap pictures at Bridge - Viaduct, identify plant and animal life at Hoverla, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nativity of St. John the Baptist. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Wooden Church, then admire the sheer force of Probiy Waterfall, then explore the striking landscape at Rocks Dovbusha, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Elias Wooden Church.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Yaremche trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Chernivtsi to Yaremche by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Lviv.

Things to do in Yaremche

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Hoverla ©
Must see
Hoverla
4.8
Rocks Dovbusha ©
Must see
Rocks Dovbusha
4.7
Probiy Waterfall ©
Waterfall
Probiy Waterfall
4.5

3
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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museum of Folk Architecture and Life and Church of the Jesuits. Museum-lovers will appreciate Armenian street and Prison on Lontskogo, National Museum and Memorial to the Victims of Occupation. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Dominican Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Rynok Square, explore the historical opulence of Potocki Palace, and contemplate the long history of The House of Scientists.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Lviv vacation maker app.

Traveling by car from Yaremche to Lviv takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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