15 days in Ukraine Itinerary

15 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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1
Kyiv (Kiev)
— 4 nights
2
Lviv
— 3 nights
3
Kamianets-Podilskyi
— 2 nights
4
Odessa
— 2 nights

4
nights
Kyiv (Kiev)

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Sophia's Cathedral and St. Volodymyr's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, do sightseeing your way with Private Tours, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew's Church, and appreciate the history behind Rodina Mat (Motherland).

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kyiv (Kiev) trip itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Kyiv (Kiev) is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Kyiv (Kiev) is minus 8 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Sydney in October: high temperatures in Kyiv (Kiev) hover around 13°C and lows are around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Lviv.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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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

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.
Popular historic sites such as Lychakiv Cemetery and Olesko Castle are in your itinerary. Step out of Lviv to go to Svirzh and see Svirzh Castle, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Rynok Square, see the interesting displays at Insomnia - The Haunted House, pause for some serene contemplation at Svyatogo Yura Cathedral, and take a stroll through Old Town.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Lviv tour website.

You can fly from Kyiv (Kiev) to Lviv in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Lviv can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kamianets-Podilskyi.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Svirzh Castle, Olesko Castle
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Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral ©
Svyatogo Yura Cathedral
Olesko Castle ©
Olesko Castle

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Kamianets-Podilskyi

Kamianets-Podilskyi ©
Kamianets-Podilskyi is a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine, to the north-east of Chernivtsi. On the 14th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Kamenet's Podolsky Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicolas Armenian Church, then browse the exhibits of Khotyn Fortress, and finally see the interesting displays at Khotyn Historic Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. George Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Peter and Paul, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Saints Peter and Paul, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Josafat Trinitarian Cathedral.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Kamianets-Podilskyi online route planner.

You can drive from Lviv to Kamianets-Podilskyi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Odessa.

Things to do in Kamianets-Podilskyi

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Khotyn
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Khotyn Fortress ©
Khotyn Fortress
Kamenet's Podolsky Castle ©
Kamenet's Podolsky Castle
Cathedral of the Saints Peter and Paul ©
Cathedral of the Saints Peter and Paul

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Ascension Cathedral and Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Deribasovskaya Street, ponder the world of politics at City Council, examine the collection at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum, and meet the residents at Nemo Odessa Dolphinarium.

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You can drive from Kamianets-Podilskyi to Odessa in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October in Odessa, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Odessa

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ascension Cathedral
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City Garden
City Garden
Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral ©
Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral
Deribasovskaya Street ©
Deribasovskaya Street

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