8 days in Lviv, Kharkiv & Kyiv (Kiev) Itinerary

8 days in Lviv, Kharkiv & Kyiv (Kiev) Itinerary

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Lviv
— 2 nights
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Kharkiv
— 2 nights
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Kyiv (Kiev)
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 6th (Fri), wander the streets of Old Town and then don't miss a visit to Rynok Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Andrew, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sts. Olha and Elizabeth, pause for some serene contemplation at Svyatogo Yura Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Armenian Virgin Mary's Dormition Church, then take in panoramic vistas at Lviv High Castle, and finally make a trip to Dominican Cathedral.

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Istanbul, Turkey to Lviv is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Istanbul in November, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Lviv: temperatures range from 8°C by day to 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Kharkiv.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Rynok Square ©
Rynok Square
Old Town ©
Old Town

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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.
On the 9th (Mon), stroll around Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure and then see the interesting displays at Marine Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Shevchenko Park, browse the exhibits of Museum of Coffee, look for all kinds of wild species at Kharkov Dolphinarium, then make a trip to YermilovCentre of Modern Art, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Annunciation Cathedral.

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You can fly from Lviv to Kharkiv in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Lviv in November, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Kharkiv: temperatures range from 5°C by day to 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Kharkiv

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure ©
Kharkov Dolphinarium ©
Kharkov Dolphinarium
Annunciation Cathedral ©
Annunciation Cathedral

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Kyiv (Kiev)

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Kyiv (Kiev) is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, don't miss a visit to Andriyivski Uzviz, take an in-depth tour of Golden Gate, and appreciate the history behind Rodina Mat (Motherland).

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Fly from Kharkiv to Kyiv (Kiev) in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. November in Kyiv (Kiev) sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Highlights from your plan
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
Khreshchatyk ©
Khreshchatyk
Andriyivski Uzviz ©
Andriyivski Uzviz

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