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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 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.
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Kiev Pechersk Lavra on the mapLocation: Lavrska street, 15
from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm
More places to visit in Kiev
Kievan 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.8
Hydropark - an island of entertainment with many beaches, discos, restaurants, water attractions, boat stations, a training campus and all kinds of playgrounds.5
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.6
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.3
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.7
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.15
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.13
You will find the green glades, fountains, greenhouses and a heady aroma of lilac, hydrangeas and tulips right in the center of Kiev.10
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.9
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.10