9 days in Ukraine Itinerary

9 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Kyiv (Kiev)
— 2 nights
2
Khotyn
— 1 night
3
Yaremche
— 1 night
4
Mukacheve
— 1 night
5
Lviv
— 3 nights

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Kyiv (Kiev)

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nicolas Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sophia's Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Andriyivski Uzviz, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery. On the next day, examine the collection at Mykola Syadristy Microminiatures Museum, steep yourself in history at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, pause for some photo ops at Rodina Mat (Motherland), then see the interesting displays at State Aviation Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Mikhail Bulgakov Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kyiv (Kiev) planning site.

Beijing, China to Kyiv (Kiev) is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from China Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Beijing in May, expect nights in Kyiv (Kiev) to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Khotyn.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
State Aviation Museum ©
State Aviation Museum
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum ©
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum

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Khotyn

Khotyn ©
Khotyn is a city in Chernivtsi Oblast of western Ukraine, and is the administrative center of Khotyn Raion within the oblast, and is located south-west of Kamianets-Podilskyi. On the 14th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of National Park Khotyn and then explore the historical opulence of Khotyn Fortress.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Khotyn sightseeing planning site.

Getting from Kyiv (Kiev) to Khotyn by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. May in Khotyn sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Yaremche.

Things to do in Khotyn

Nature · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Khotyn Fortress ©
Khotyn Fortress

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Yaremche

Yaremche ©
Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nativity of St. John the Baptist, look for all kinds of wild species at Hoverla, then admire the sheer force of Probiy Waterfall, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Rocks Dovbusha.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Yaremche journey builder.

You can drive from Khotyn to Yaremche in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Khotyn in May since evenings lows in Yaremche dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mukacheve.

Things to do in Yaremche

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Hoverla ©
Hoverla
Rocks Dovbusha ©
Rocks Dovbusha
Probiy Waterfall ©
Probiy Waterfall

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Mukacheve

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 16th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of St. Miklosh Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Latorica River, then explore the historical opulence of Palanok Castle, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Pochaiv Madonna Icon.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Mukacheve travel planner.

Traveling by car from Yaremche to Mukacheve takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Mukacheve are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Lviv.

Things to do in Mukacheve

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

St. Miklosh Castle
Highlights from your plan
St. Miklosh Castle ©
St. Miklosh Castle
Palanok Castle ©
Palanok Castle
Latorica River ©
Latorica River

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Lviv

Lviv
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
On the 17th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lychakiv Cemetery, examine the collection at Arsenal Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Armenian street, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Staroyevryeiska Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Dominican Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits, then wander the streets of Old Town, then examine the collection at Beer Cultural Experience Center “Lvivarnya”, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Sts. Olha and Elizabeth.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lviv online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mukacheve to Lviv takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Mukacheve in May, you will find days in Lviv are little chillier (22°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Folk Architecture and Life
Museum of Folk Architecture and Life
Armenian street ©
Armenian street
Church of the Jesuits ©
Church of the Jesuits

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