8 days in Ukraine Itinerary

8 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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8 days in Ukraine Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
+2
Fly + foot + shuttle:  6​h 45​min
1
Kiev
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Lviv
— 2 nights
3
Yaremche
— 1 night
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  8​h 15​min
4
Odessa
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Kiev

Kiev ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Sophia Cathedral, make a trip to Khreshchatyk, then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, then contemplate the long history of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, and finally appreciate the history behind Rodina Mat (Motherland).

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Kiev trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Kiev is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or fly. Traveling from Tel Aviv in October, expect Kiev to be colder, temps between 13°C and 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Kiev

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Saint Sophia Cathedral ©
Saint Sophia Cathedral
St. Nicolas Cathedral ©
St. Nicolas Cathedral
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra

2
nights
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 10th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lychakiv Cemetery, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Jesuits, then wander the streets of Old Town, and finally make a trip to Rynok Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at Beer Cultural Experience Center “Lvivarnya”, explore the historical opulence of Potoсki Palace, explore the galleries of Armenian street, then examine the collection at Arsenal Museum, and finally make a trip to Dominican Cathedral.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lviv online trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Kiev to Lviv in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yaremche.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Armenian street ©
Armenian street
Dominican Cathedral ©
Dominican Cathedral
Church of the Jesuits ©
Church of the Jesuits

1
night
Yaremche

Yaremche ©
Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the views from Bridge - Viaduct, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hoverla, then pause for some serene contemplation at Nativity of St. John the Baptist, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Probiy Waterfall.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Yaremche attractions planner.

You can drive from Lviv to Yaremche in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Odessa.

Things to do in Yaremche

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Hoverla ©
Hoverla
Probiy Waterfall ©
Probiy Waterfall

1
night
Odessa

Odessa ©
Though most famous for the Potemkin Steps leading down the Black Sea coast, Odessa welcomes visitors with several other attractions, including beaches and an ornate opera house.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the fascinating underground world of Catacombs of Odessa, then examine the collection at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Arcadia Beach. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Teatralnaya Square, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Interesting Science, then stroll through Beach Golden Shore, and finally examine the collection at Shustov Cognac Winery Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Odessa trip itinerary planner .

Do a combination of train and flight from Yaremche to Odessa in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Yaremche in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Odessa, with lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Odessa

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Catacombs of Odessa
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Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Catacombs of Odessa ©
Catacombs of Odessa
Beach Golden Shore ©
Beach Golden Shore

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