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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Pedestrian Plaza
“Famous street where you can find variety of souvenirs, and also some local crefts and rare things. Must visit!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Church
“The oldest cathedral. Was built in 1011-1037 years. Tickets include free excursion.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Park
“This is a city park near to Tarasa Shevchenko university. Don`t hesitate to lay down on the grass, or play chess with old man`s (be careful, they play well).”
  • 28 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“In Arena city you can find a lot of restaurants, shops, bars and nightclubs. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Top brands for women, men and children, home comfort, sports and travel + entertainment such as cinema, bowling, children center, as well as concerts, exhibitions and autograph sessions of the stars. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Plaza
“That's quite a romantic place in the evening with all the musical fountains. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“I recommend this place as contemporary art museum with exhibitions of famous young artists from Ukraine and all over the world. There is a white cafe on the top floor where you can enjoy city spirit. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“SHOPPING FOR ANY BUDGET Recent brands for women, men and children, comfort, sport and travel. FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Cinema, bowling, children's entertainment center "HuliveriYa" as well as concerts, exhibitions and autograph sessions stars. SERVICES Beauty salon, bank, supermarket, car wash and more - all for your comfort. RESTAURANTS 3 15 conceptual restaurants and institutions with varied cuisine. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Opera House
“The building of the National Opera of Ukraine, was built in the style of the French Neo-Renaissance and continues to be one of the most famous ballet and opera centres in Europe.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Road
“The main street of Kyiv. Monumentalism architecture, a lot of tourists, cafes, shops.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Можно найти все необходимо: начиная от одежды и заканчивая продуктами. Есть фудкорт.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“I love nature, its beauty and the botanical garden conveys this atmosphere of a single organism. Visit there and get a charge of crazy energy)”
  • 21 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“If you are around these places do not miss a walk along Peizazhna Alley - one of my favorite places in Kiev (although got a bit touristy in recent years). Great views of the river and the left bank. Buy fresh coffee from one of many small vendors, or if you are more adventures, take the concrete stairs (that go under a path) and have a small picnic on the hills overlooking the city.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Ukrainian Restaurant
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“The most popular place to try Ukrainian traditional food. Low prices and unique atmosphere”
  • 11 locals recommend
Park
“The famous Volodymyrska Hill is the part of Dnipro slopes of historical centre of Kyiv. Volodymyrska Hill is the most valuable archaeological and architectonically-protective reserve area, the historical landscape, which is guarded. The park was founded in the middle of XIX century. In old times the Volodymyrska Hill was named the Mykhailivska Hill. In the middle of XIX century city authority decided to set a monument to St. Volodymyr here. This monument became the composition centre of the Volodymyrska Hill. The monument is a symbol of Kyiv, a sight, that is most often represented in the works of painters, graphic artists, photographers to our days. In 1905 a funicular was opened there.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Nice place for walking and running. It has very cool sculptures for children ”
  • 12 locals recommend