Medieval Kyiv (2.5 or 6 h)

If you are a fan of the Middle Ages and love to listen to bloody (romantic) stories that took place in the dark galleries of gloomy castles, Kyiv is not for you. Sorry…. Medieval period in Kyiv has finished in 1240. The city and the country were destroyed by the army of Mongols in 1240. But one huge cathedral has survived – St. Sophia. It was the biggest and most beautiful in Europe at the time of construction – beginning of the 11 ct. Continue reading

Auto Soviet tour (2 h)

An audio guide in a Soviet retro car (1975) tells you most interesting facts about Soviet Union times and about Kyiv during this period. Mass repressions and famine in 30s, ambitious architectural project in Stalin empire style, life in communal apartments. You get to know why in 30s Kyiv had construction boom, the difference between canteens for workers and for the Communist party members, the reason to be imprisoned, what monument was hung and why. Continue reading

Unforgettable Kyiv (3 h)

This tour is for those who came to Kyiv for the first time and want to know a bit about everything. It can be driving or walking. You will get to know about dramatic events of Euromaidan in 2014, see varied examples of European, Soviet and modern architecture, beautiful golden-domed churches, vast expanses of the Dnipro river and many other. Continue reading