29 days in Ukraine Itinerary

29 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Maputo
Fly:  27 h
1
Kiev
— 6 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Lviv
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Kharkiv
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Zaporizhzhya
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Kropyvnytskyi
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
6
Odessa
— 4 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Maputo

6
nights
Kiev

Kiev ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
You'll explore and learn at National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War and Chernobyl National Museum. Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra and The House with Chimeras will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sophia's Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Rodina Mat (Motherland), see the interesting displays at Pirogovo Open-Air Museum, and don't miss a visit to Andriyivski Uzviz.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Kiev holiday planning tool.

Maputo, Mozambique to Kiev is an approximately 25- hour flight. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Maputo in April; daily highs in Kiev reach 18°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Kiev

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
St. Sophia's Cathedral ©
St. Sophia's Cathedral
St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery
St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery

5
nights
Lviv

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lychakiv Cemetery and Museum of Folk Architecture and Life. Let the collections at Pharmacy Museum and Arsenal Museum capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Lviv side-trips: Olesko Castle (in Olesko) and Pidhirtsi Castle (in Pidhirtsi). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits, enjoy breathtaking views from Lviv High Castle, and look for gifts at Leopolis.

Make your Lviv itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Kiev to Lviv by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Lviv are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kharkiv.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Olesko Castle, Pidhirtsi Castle
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral ©
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral

3
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Annunciation Cathedral and Kharkiv Historical Museum of M.F.Sumtsova. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Kharkov Dolphinarium, don't miss a visit to Cascade Fountain, ponder the design of Mirror Stream fountain, and get to know the resident critters at Kharkov Zoo.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kharkiv travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Lviv to Kharkiv takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April in Kharkiv, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Zaporizhzhya.

Things to do in Kharkiv

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Kharkov Dolphinarium ©
Kharkov Dolphinarium
Annunciation Cathedral ©
Annunciation Cathedral
Kharkiv Historical Museum of M.F.Sumtsova ©
Kharkiv Historical Museum of M.F.Sumtsova

4
nights
Zaporizhzhya

Zaporizhzhya ©
Faeton Retro Cars Museum and The Historical and Cultural Complex Zaporizhian Sich are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Motor Sich Aviation Museum and Zaporizhzhya Regional Lore Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Zaporizhzhya online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Kharkiv to Zaporizhzhya takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kropyvnytskyi.

Things to do in Zaporizhzhya

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Khortitsa National Nature Reserve ©
Khortitsa National Nature Reserve
Faeton Retro Cars Museum ©
Faeton Retro Cars Museum

4
nights
Kropyvnytskyi

Kropyvnytskyi ©
You'll explore and learn at Kirovohrad Local Lore Museum and Osmerkin Art-Memorial Museum. Get in touch with nature at Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Kirovohrad Arboretum.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kropyvnytskyi road trip planning website.

Getting from Zaporizhzhya to Kropyvnytskyi by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train. April in Kropyvnytskyi sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Odessa.

Things to do in Kropyvnytskyi

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
Highlights from your plan
Ingul River ©
Ingul River
Ukraine Guardian Angel ©
Ukraine Guardian Angel

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and Modern Art Museum of Odessa. Take a break from the city and head to Catacombs of Odessa and The Odessa Port. Venture out of the city with trips to Shabo Wine Cultural Center (in Shabo) and Tyras Ruins (in Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Deribasovskaya Street, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, observe the fascinating underwater world at Nemo Odessa Dolphinarium, and see the interesting displays at Shustov Cognac Winery Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Odessa day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Kropyvnytskyi to Odessa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, daytime highs in Odessa are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Odessa

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Shabo Wine Cultural Center, Catacombs of Odessa, Tyras Ruins
Highlights from your plan
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum
Catacombs of Odessa ©
Catacombs of Odessa
Shabo Wine Cultural Center ©
Shabo Wine Cultural Center

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