12 days in Ukraine Itinerary

12 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jeddah
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  9 h 45 min
1
Kiev
— Few hours
Drive:  7 h
2
Lviv
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Pylypets
— Few hours
Drive:  8 h 30 min
4
Odessa
— 5 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
5
Kiev
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Jeddah

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Kiev

Kiev
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kiev online tour builder.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Kiev is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Jeddah in June, expect Kiev to be cooler, temps between 29°C and 17°C. On the 4th (Tue), you're off to Lviv.

Things to do in Kiev

Tours Nightlife Museums
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Lviv

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lychakiv Cemetery, then examine the collection at Pharmacy Museum, and finally take a stroll through Old Town. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Insomnia - The Haunted House, see the interesting displays at Arsenal Museum, make a trip to Rynok Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Armenian Virgin Mary's Dormition Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Svyatogo Yura Cathedral, and finally steep yourself in history at Armenian street.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Lviv vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Kiev to Lviv in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Kiev in June since evenings lows in Lviv dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Pylypets.

Things to do in Lviv

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Old Town ©
Old Town
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral ©
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral

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Pylypets

Pylypets ©
On the 7th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Shypit Waterfall.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Pylypets trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lviv to Pylypets takes 3 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Odessa.

Things to do in Pylypets

Parks Nature
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Shypit Waterfall ©
Shypit Waterfall

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and Shabo Wine Cultural Center. Appreciate the collections at Catacombs of Odessa and Insomnia- The Haunted House. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Odessa: Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi (Akkerman Fortress & Ascension Cathedral). The adventure continues: get outside with Arcadia Beach, don't miss a visit to Potemkin Stairs, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Interesting Science.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Odessa trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Pylypets to Odessa in 13 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Pylypets to Odessa. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kiev.

Things to do in Odessa

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi, Shabo Wine Cultural Center, Catacombs of Odessa
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Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum
Catacombs of Odessa ©
Catacombs of Odessa
Shabo Wine Cultural Center ©
Shabo Wine Cultural Center

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Kiev

Kiev ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, don't miss a visit to Andriyivski Uzviz, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Sophia's Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, and finally learn about all things military at National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the exhibits of Golden Gate and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kiev trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Odessa to Kiev takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kiev

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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St. Sophia's Cathedral ©
St. Sophia's Cathedral
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery
St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery

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