24 days in Ukraine Itinerary

24 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Fly
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Lviv
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Lutsk
— 1 night
Drive
3
Mukacheve
— 1 day
Drive
4
Yaremche
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Chernivtsi
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Kamianets-Podilskyi
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Odessa
— 2 nights
Fly
8
Kharkiv
— 1 night
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Fly to Boryspil, Foot to Kiev Boryspil International Airport, Bus to Kiev Pivdennyi station, Train to Chernihiv
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Chernihiv
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kyiv (Kiev)
— 4 nights
Fly

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3
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Church of the Jesuits and Armenian street. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museum of Folk Architecture and Life and Staroyevryeiska Street. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Transfiguration, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lychakiv Cemetery, make a trip to Dominican Cathedral, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Andrew.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Lviv day trip site.

Frankfurt, Germany to Lviv 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. In August, daily temperatures in Lviv can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Lutsk.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
Armenian street ©
Historic Site
Armenian street
4.6

1
night
Lutsk

Lutsk is a city on the Styr River in northwestern Ukraine. On the 5th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pokrovska Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lutheran Church, examine the collection at Bells Museum, then examine the collection at Books Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Lubart's Castle, and finally examine the collection at Museum of Volyn Icon.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lutsk trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Lviv to Lutsk takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Mukacheve.

Things to do in Lutsk

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Museum of Volyn Icon ©
Specialty Museum
Museum of Volyn Icon
4.8

1
day
Mukacheve

Mukachevo is a city located in the valley of the Latorica river in Zakarpattia Oblast, in Western Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nicholas Monastery, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Chapel, then pause for some serene contemplation at St.Martin Cathedral, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Pochaiv Madonna Icon, and finally explore the historical opulence of Palanok Castle.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Mukacheve day trip website.

Getting from Lutsk to Mukacheve by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lutsk in August, expect nights in Mukacheve to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 35°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Yaremche.

Things to do in Mukacheve

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Palanok Castle ©
Must see
Palanok Castle
4.5
St. Nicholas Monastery ©
Religious Site
St. Nicholas Monastery
4.8

2
nights
Yaremche

Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Nativity of St. John the Baptist, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hoverla, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Nativity of Most Holy Mother of God. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Rocks Dovbusha, then take in the dramatic scenery at Probiy Waterfall, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Elias Wooden Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Wooden Church.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Yaremche trip planner.

You can drive from Mukacheve to Yaremche in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Mukacheve in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Yaremche: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Chernivtsi.

Things to do in Yaremche

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

2
nights
Chernivtsi

Chernivtsi is a city in western Ukraine, situated on the upper course of the River Prut. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Heart of Jesus, make a trip to Olgi Kobylyanskoi Street, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Holy Spirit Orthodox Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Nicholas Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Armenian Church, and finally make a trip to Ukrainian People's House. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Wooden Church, explore the different monuments and memorials at Jewish Cemetery, then make a trip to General's House, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cross Exaltation Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Chernivtsi sightseeing planning tool.

Drive from Yaremche to Chernivtsi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yaremche in August since evenings lows in Chernivtsi dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kamianets-Podilskyi.

Things to do in Chernivtsi

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Kamianets-Podilskyi

Kamianets-Podilskyi is a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine, to the north-east of Chernivtsi. On the 11th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicolas Armenian Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dominican Monastery of St. Nicholas, see the interesting displays at Museum of Miniatures Castles of Ukraine, make a trip to Turkish Minaret, then delve into the distant past at Kamenet's Podolsky Castle, and finally browse the exhibits of Khotyn Fortress. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Alexander Nevskiy Church, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Josafat Trinitarian Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Saints Peter and Paul, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Peter and Paul, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. George Cathedral.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kamianets-Podilskyi visit planner.

Traveling by car from Chernivtsi to Kamianets-Podilskyi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Odessa.

Things to do in Kamianets-Podilskyi

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and Shustov Cognac Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Catacombs of Odessa and Beach Golden Shore. Get out of town with these interesting Odessa side-trips: Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi (Greek Church & Ioannes Suchavsky Underground Church). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Museum of Interesting Science, appreciate the extensive heritage of 10 Apryelya Square, don't miss a visit to Monument to Catherine the Great and Founders of Odessa, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of the Duc de Richelieu.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Odessa online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Kamianets-Podilskyi to Odessa takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Odessa when traveling from Kamianets-Podilskyi in August, with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Kharkiv.

Things to do in Odessa

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

1
night
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 16th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Assumption Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church Kharkiv, explore the galleries of Museum of Coffee, then identify plant and animal life at Kharkov Dolphinarium, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Annunciation Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Stanislav, walk around Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure, then admire the local landmark of Mirror Stream fountain, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Pokrovsky Cathedral.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kharkiv trip planner.

You can fly from Odessa to Kharkiv in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Odessa in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Kharkiv, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Chernihiv.

Things to do in Kharkiv

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Chernihiv

Chernihiv HistoryChernihiv was first mentioned in the Rus'-Byzantine Treaty (907) (as Черниговъ (Chernigov)), but the time of establishment is not known. Get some cultural insight at Pyatnytska Church and Saviour-Transfiguration Cathedral. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dytynets and Saint Anthony Caves. Go for a jaunt from Chernihiv to Kozelets to see Mizhrichynskyi Regional Landscape Park about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Catherine's Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Hetman Mazepa Monument, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yeletsky Assumption Monastery, and steep yourself in history at Chernihiv Collegium.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Chernihiv road trip planning website.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Kharkiv to Chernihiv in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Chernihiv

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Dytynets ©
Historic Site
Dytynets
4.4

4
nights
Kyiv (Kiev)

The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Mezhyhirya Residence Museum and St. Nicolas Cathedral. Popular historic sites such as St. Sophia's Cathedral and Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Mikhail Bulgakov Museum, don't miss a visit to Khreshchatyk, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kyiv (Kiev) trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Chernihiv to Kyiv (Kiev) by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kyiv (Kiev) are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 24th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Side Trip

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