15 days in Ukraine Itinerary

15 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  14 h
1
Kiev
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Odessa
— 4 nights
Drive:  12 h 45 min
3
Pylypets
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Lviv
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

5
nights
Kiev

Kiev ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Get some historical perspective at St. Sophia's Cathedral and Sofiyskaya Square. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra and National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War. The adventure continues: push the limits with an extreme tour, make a trip to Khreshchatyk, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and see the interesting displays at Pirogovo Open-Air Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kiev trip maker tool.

New Delhi, India to Kiev is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in January, expect Kiev to be much colder, temps between -1°C and -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Odessa.

Things to do in Kiev

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mezhigorye National Park
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St. Sophia's Cathedral ©
St. Sophia's Cathedral
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
Pirogovo Open-Air Museum ©
Pirogovo Open-Air Museum

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Ascension Cathedral and Akkerman Fortress are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and Catacombs of Odessa. Explore Odessa's surroundings by going to Shabo Wine Cultural Center (in Shabo) and Ioannes Suchavsky Underground Church (in Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Insomnia- The Haunted House, get engrossed in the history at Сhabad, ponder the world of politics at City Council, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Arabic Cultural Center.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Odessa journey maker site.

You can fly from Kiev to Odessa in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kiev in January: highs in Odessa hover around 1°C, while lows dip to -5°C. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Pylypets.

Things to do in Odessa

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

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

2
nights
Pylypets

Pylypets ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): hit the slopes at Ski Resort Pylypets and then contemplate the long history of Church of Michael the Archangel. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Kirillo-Mefodiyevsky Convent, take in the dramatic scenery at Shypit Waterfall, and then learn about all things military at Bunker Linii Arpada.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Pylypets online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Odessa to Pylypets in 13 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Odessa to Pylypets is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Pylypets

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Svaliava, Bunker Linii Arpada
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Ski Resort Pylypets ©
Ski Resort Pylypets
Shypit Waterfall ©
Shypit Waterfall

2
nights
Lviv

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Lviv High Castle, admire the landmark architecture of Italian Yard, view the masterpieces at Glass Museum In Lviv, then don't miss a visit to Rynok Square, then take a stroll through Old Town, and finally don't miss a visit to Lviv City Hall.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Lviv online tour planner.

Getting from Pylypets to Lviv by car takes about 3 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Pylypets to Lviv. In February in Lviv, expect temperatures between 2°C during the day and -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bear Sanctuary Domazhyr
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral ©
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral

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