8 days in Ukraine Itinerary

8 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Kharkiv
— 1 day
Fly
2
Kyiv (Kiev)
— 3 nights
Fly to Ivano-Frankivsk, Bus to Bukovel
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Bukovel
— 1 night
Drive
4
Pylypets
— 1 night
Drive
5
Lviv
— 2 nights
Fly

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1
day
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 1st (Fri): head outdoors with Sarzhin Yar, stroll around Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure, and then ponder the design of Mirror Stream fountain.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kharkiv travel route builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Kharkiv. In May, daily temperatures in Kharkiv can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Kharkiv

Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

3
nights
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: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, get outside with Outdoor Activities, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Sophia's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Kyiv (Kiev) day trip planning app.

You can fly from Kharkiv to Kyiv (Kiev) in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bukovel.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Photography Tours
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1
night
Bukovel

Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Khomyak, have some family-friendly fun at Entertainment Center Buka, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Bukovel.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Bukovel holiday planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Kyiv (Kiev) to Bukovel in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Bukovel, with lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Pylypets.

Things to do in Bukovel

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip
Mount Khomyak ©
Mountain
Mount Khomyak
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Mount Bukovel ©
Mountain
Mount Bukovel
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1
night
Pylypets

Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): head outdoors with Polonina Borzhava and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians.

To find maps and more tourist information, go to the Pylypets online day trip planner.

You can drive from Bukovel to Pylypets in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Pylypets

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits, make a trip to Rynok Square, take a stroll through Old Town, then make a trip to Lviv City Hall, then pause for some serene contemplation at Svyatogo Yura Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Sts. Olha and Elizabeth. Here are some ideas for day two: have some family-friendly fun at VR Cube, then test your team's savvy at Hovanky Quest Room, then stroll the grounds of Lychakiv Cemetery, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Lviv High Castle.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lviv trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Pylypets to Lviv takes 3 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Pylypets to Lviv. May in Lviv sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip
Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Cemetery
Lychakiv Cemetery
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Rynok Square ©
Landmark
Rynok Square
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Old Town ©
World heritage site
Old Town
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