The capital of Ukraine and the holy center of Slavs, the most important cultural, scientific, industrial city of the country
This is one of the most charming and oldest cities of Europe known as «the Mother of Rus' cities».
It is located on the banks of the Dnipro river that flows into the Black Sea
Two airports are the city's gates, international one - Boryspil located 38 km from the center of the city and Zhulyany intended to serve domestic flights; railway and river terminals.
There are a lot of remarkable monuments and Historical places attracting constant attention of tourists, the St. Sophia Cathedral, built in the 11th c.; Kyiv-Pechersk Monastery (Lavra); St. Cyril's and St. Andrew's Churches, St. Volodymyr's Cathedral and Vydubytsky Monastery, etc. Kyiv proposes a wide range of opportunities for cultural enrichment, relaxing and entertainment
Fun Things to Do in Kyiv
• Go to one of the many parks in the city. There are several botanical gardens and they can be quite beautiful depending on the time of year you are visiting. Golosiiv Park is a favourite among locals.
• Hang out on the Hydropark Beach and enjoy some shashlik (Armenian shish kebab) or rent a row boat and enjoy the river for a few hours