Kiev Attractions tour
Tour Details
7.5 hours

This tour takes around 6 hours and a lot of walking up and down the hills (or you can choose a guide with car). But if you feel like seeing all the best attractions in one go, take your most comfortable shoes, choose the guide and go!   

  1. War museum,
  2. Motherland Statue,
  3. Kievo-Pecherska Lavra Monastery. Visiting the caves is not included in a tour
  4. Mariinskij Park,
  5. Arc of the Friendship of Nations,
  6. Independence Square,
  7. Kreschatik central street,
  8. St.Michael's Cathedral,
  9. St. Sophia's Cathedral. UNESCO World Heritage Site, 
  10. Golden Gate - the antient defence and entrance to the city,
  11. Opera building

Visiting the museums entrance fee is not included in a tour. Average 1.5 USD per person.


  • 7 seat minivan. Extra cost for a car with driver: 110 EUR
  • 4 seat sedan. Extra cost for a car with driver: 50 EUR
Tour highlights
World War 2 Museum in Kiev

World War 2 museum or Great Patriotic War museum / WW2

More than 300 000 unique exhibits shown as indoor and outdoor collection of tanks, weapons and firearms, awards, battle flags, documentary photographs, letters and diaries of wartime front-line objects of everyday life, chronicle of the wartime in the 2nd World War museum in Kiev. The exhibition represents both Soviet and Nazi army elements and world war 2 facts. II War Museum is a part of the Kiev attractions list from 1 DAY Legend Tour of Kiev.

Motherland monument Kiev

The Motherland statue is a national monument in Kyiv and peculiar symbol of the women's beginning, the strength of the spirit of the Ukrainian people.

The sculpture is located on the Dnieper slopes, so the figure of the Motherland statue can be seen even from the most remote points of Kiev. The Motherland monument is the center of the National Museum of History of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.

Cave monastery Lavra Kiev

Cave Monastery of Kiev (Kievo-Pechersk Lavra). This ancient 1000 y.o. Cave Monastery impresses visitors by its beauty and old history, nice views to the Dnieper river and Caves tunnels. Talking about Ukraine travel and tours Kiev it is a top place where you find  many museums and variety of churches and cathedrals with a long history behind. Kiev guide will also show you the Mariinsky Park and the building of the Parliament building of Ukraine nearby.

Mariinsky Park

Mariinsky Park is close to the very centre of Kyiv – Khreschatik, being its green picturesque centre. You can walk along its paths, admire beautiful fountains, listen to talented street musicians, take a sit on one of the benches under big old trees, which always give you a rest in hot summer days. Mariinsly park differs from all others with its incomparable scenery on Dniper River.

You may stay here for hours, in the very centre of business city, surrounded with trees, looking at famous river and its bridges, with a royal palace behind…

Kiev Independence square | Majdan Nezalezhnosti

Kiev Independence square or in Ukrainian language: Majdan Nezalezhnosti is the main square of the city and even country.

Besides from the historical importance, it hosts all celebrations and events in the city. You can catch up holidays festivals and parades. Fun zones for EURO 2012, Eurovision village were placed here as well. That's the place where Orange revoution and 2013 revolution happened. The guided tour will definately tell you much more than you can see.

Khreschatik. Kiev central street.

Kreschatik, or in Ukrainian spelling - Khreshchatyk is the central street of the capital of Ukraine, Kiev.

Kreshchatik is the business heart during a day and partying area of Kiev night life. And one of the favorite top sights of the tourists and locals.

During interesting historical sightseeing, we will also show you all the spots which you souldn't miss later on.

St.Michael's Golden Domed Cathedral

St.Michael's Cathedral (Golden Domed St. Michael Monastery). The Cathedral was found in 1108, blown up in 1937 on soviet regime command, and later on restored in 1998. Before the destruction of the Cathedral Scientists removed from the walls treasured mosaics and frescoes made by famous masters of Kievan Rus.

Outstanding architectural monument of Kievan Rus

St. Sophia cathedral is dedfinately a TOP must see attraction in Kiev. It's an architectural and historical masterpiece. Kiev Sophia cathedral is a UNESCO heritage sight which originally preserved since 11th century.

The church impresses with its frescoes and mosaics made back in 1020's. The guide will introduce you to the Kiev Rus times, culture and connections with the middle age Western Europe world and interesting facts.

Golden Gate Kiev

Kiev Golden Gate is a monument of 12th-century fortification, one of the few that have survived to nowadays. The construction strikes visitors with its grandeur and inaccessibility: over the powerful battle tower was housed the church of the Annunciation - it was very symbolic for the Christian town. In fact the Golden Gates served as the main entrance gate to Kiev. Golden Gate was built in 1164, after they had completed the construction of the defense shafts of the New Town.

Kiev Opera

Kiev Opera and Ballet theater (Kiev Opera)  is an architectural monument of 19th century. In 1898 - after the fire of 1896, they've started construction of a new building on project of the Russian architect Viktor Schröter. Nearby the Opera theather you may also find such attractions as St. Sophia's Cathedral and Golden Gate. The performances are being held during all the season from September till the and of June annually.

Arch of the Friendship of Nations

The sculpture composition "Arch of the Friendship of Nations" is located in the center of Kiev. Sculpture appeared in 1982, its opening was timed to celebrate the 1500th anniversary of Kiev. The monument is installed in the Khreshchaty Park, which was formerly called Kupechesky Garden.