€£$
по-русскиen Español (pronto)
enter
1159places to visit
in the world
62places to visit
in Ukraine
16places to visit
in Kiev

Kiev Pechersk Lavrain Kiev, Ukraine

#3of 16 places to visitin Kiev

Adventure Rating in Kiev

TOP-26 adventure's step-by-step
recipes & lifehacks
How to find a hedgehog in KievHow to climb to the Mother Motherland in KievHow to ride on the funicular in KievHow to try Ukrainian borscht in KievHow to climb to the Great Lavra Bell Tower in KievHow to try horilka in KievHow to walk through the Andrew's Descent in Kiev
26 things to doin Kiev
One of the largest monastery in the world, and the very first in Kievan Rus. There is territory for tourists here, and the territory for monks on the other side of the monastery.
Kiev Pechersk Lavra, Kiev
Kiev Pechersk Lavra was built in 1051 and is considered the first monastery in the territory of Kievan Rus. Now the territory of the monastery is divided into two parts: tourism and monastic. Bright attraction of this place is the Assumption Cathedral, tomb of the Kievan princes.

At the territory of the monastery are caves, where you can see monks' cells.

Things to do here 1

#5Climb to the Great Lavra Bell Tower in KievClimb to the Great Lavra Bell Towermila

Climb to the Ukrainian version of Leaning Tower of Pisa and you will see the panorama of forever young and beautiful Kiev.

UAH 35
Know more things to do?Guest

Share your ideas of what to do in Kiev with other travellers — together we'll make our travellings more interesting!

Kiev Pechersk Lavra on the map

Location: Lavrska street, 15

Open hours

from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm

Reviews

Guest12 November 2019

More places to visit in Kiev

#7Podilsko-Voskresensky Bridge in KievPodilsko-Voskresensky Bridge

More than 100 thousand people dream of it, but no one knows if their dreams will come true, and in the meantime the unfinished bridge is covered with a layer of rust.

#2Mother Motherland in KievMother Motherland

Monument that towering over the city, you can find in the "Museum of History of Ukraine in World War II", and on the top of it is the observation deck.

#1Andrew's Descent in KievAndrew's Descent

Montmartre of Kiev, the main street of the city, the concentration of talented and creative people, and also home to a variety of museums and galleries.

#4Funicular in KievFunicular

Funicular in Kiev became the second funicular after the funicular in Odessa in Ukraine. Now it is used not only by the locals, but also by travelers.

#16Mezhyhirya Residence in KievMezhyhirya Residence

Mezhyhirya Residence is not just a beautiful park, it's also a museum of Ukrainian corruption, where you can see the arrogant luxury in which Ukrainian officials live.

#9River Port in KievRiver Port

A popular place for the locals and guests of the city, here you can take a boat trip and ride along the Dnieper, as well as rent the whole boat for walks.

#15Hydropark in KievHydropark

Hydropark - an island of entertainment with many beaches, discos, restaurants, water attractions, boat stations, a training campus and all kinds of playgrounds.

#8Botanical Garden in KievBotanical Garden

You will find the green glades, fountains, greenhouses and a heady aroma of lilac, hydrangeas and tulips right in the center of Kiev.

#13Landscape alley in KievLandscape alley

One of the favorite places of kievans for a walk and guests of the capital. It turned into an unusual open-air art museum in less than 10 years.

#10Kievan Rus Park in KievKievan Rus Park

The largest historical and entertainment center in Ukraine, where the architecture and atmosphere of the ancient Kiev was reconstructed with the maximum historical certainty.

Photo credit © http://lavra.kiev.ua