14 days in Ukraine Itinerary

14 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Start: Newark
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Lviv
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Mukacheve
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h
3
Khotyn
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h
4
Odessa
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  7 h
5
Poltava
— 1 night
Train:  3 h
6
Kyiv (Kiev)
— 2 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Newark

3
nights
Lviv

Lviv
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life and Dominican Cathedral. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Beer Cultural Experience Center “Lvivarnya” and Church of the Jesuits. Get out of town with these interesting Lviv side-trips: Zolochiv Castle (in Zolochiv) and Pidhirtsi Castle (in Pidhirtsi). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Andrew, explore the historical opulence of Potoсki Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sts. Olha and Elizabeth, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Staroyevryeiska Street.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Lviv trip itinerary planner.

Newark, USA to Lviv is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Lviv due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in November, expect Lviv to be little chillier, temps between 45°F and 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Mukacheve.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Zolochiv Castle, Pidhirtsi Castle
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Museum of Folk Architecture and Life
Museum of Folk Architecture and Life
Armenian street ©
Armenian street
Pidhirtsi Castle ©
Pidhirtsi Castle

2
nights
Mukacheve

Mukacheve ©
Mukachevo is a city located in the valley of the Latorica river in Zakarpattia Oblast, in Western Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): snap pictures at Pedestrian Bridge, see the interesting displays at Subcarpathian Rus' Museum of Folk Architecture and Customs, thenexamine the collection at Uzhhorod Castle. Transcarpathian Regional History Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Linden Alley. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of St. Miklosh Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Mukacheve Town Hall, thenexplore the historical opulence of Palanok Castle, and finally appreciate the history behind Chimney Sweep Monument.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Mukacheve route planner.

Traveling by car from Lviv to Mukacheve takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Lviv, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Mukacheve, ranging from highs of 51°F to lows of 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Khotyn.

Things to do in Mukacheve

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Uzhhorod, St. Miklosh Castle
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Palanok Castle ©
Palanok Castle
St. Miklosh Castle ©
St. Miklosh Castle

1
night
Khotyn

Khotyn ©
Khotyn is a city in Chernivtsi Oblast of western Ukraine, and is the administrative center of Khotyn Raion within the oblast, and is located south-west of Kamianets-Podilskyi. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Intersession (Pokrovska) Church, thensee the interesting displays at Khotyn Historic Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Khotyn Fortress.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Khotyn online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mukacheve to Khotyn takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Mukacheve, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Khotyn, ranging from highs of 45°F to lows of 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Odessa.

Things to do in Khotyn

Historic Sites Museums
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Khotyn Fortress ©
Khotyn Fortress

3
nights
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.
Museum of Interesting Science and Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shustov Cognac Museum and Catacombs of Odessa will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Golden Shore, pause for some photo ops at Monument to L. Utesov, make a trip to Deribasovskaya Street, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Odessa online trip planner.

Drive from Khotyn to Odessa in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daytime highs in Odessa are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Poltava.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Catacombs of Odessa
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Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum
Catacombs of Odessa ©
Catacombs of Odessa
Museum of Interesting Science ©
Museum of Interesting Science

1
night
Poltava

Poltava ©
Poltava is a city located on the Vorskla River in central Ukraine. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): see the interesting displays at The Poltava Museum of Local Lore, appreciate the history behind The White Arbor, see the interesting displays at Long-Range Strategic Aviation Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sampsoniy Church, thentake an in-depth tour of The Poltava Battle History Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Peter I Monument.

Before you visit Poltava, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Do a combination of flight and train from Odessa to Poltava in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Poltava

Museums Historic Sites
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The Poltava Museum of Local Lore ©
The Poltava Museum of Local Lore
Long-Range Strategic Aviation Museum ©
Long-Range Strategic Aviation Museum
St. Sampsoniy Church ©
St. Sampsoniy Church

2
nights
Kyiv (Kiev)

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): examine the collection at State Aviation Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Sofiyskaya Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Sophia's Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicolas Cathedral, thenmake a trip to Andriyivski Uzviz, and then examine the collection at Mikhail Bulgakov Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kyiv (Kiev) trip planner.

Traveling by train from Poltava to Kyiv (Kiev) takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Kyiv (Kiev), expect temperatures between 42°F during the day and 33°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Historic Sites Museums
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Mikhail Bulgakov Museum ©
Mikhail Bulgakov Museum
State Aviation Museum ©
State Aviation Museum
St. Nicolas Cathedral ©
St. Nicolas Cathedral

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