16 days in Ukraine Itinerary

16 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Verona
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  8 h
1
Odessa
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Kharkiv
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Shuttle:  3 h 45 min
3
Kiev
— 4 nights
+4
Shuttle + Foot + Fly + Taxi + Train:  6 h 30 min
4
Yaremche
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Lviv
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Train:  6 h
End: Verona

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.
Odessa is known for museums, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Potemkin Stairs, stroll around City Garden, get outside with Path of Health, and appreciate the history behind Statue of the Duc de Richelieu.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Odessa trip planner.

Verona, Italy to Odessa is an approximately 9- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Verona to Odessa is 1 hour. When traveling from Verona in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Odessa: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kharkiv.

Things to do in Odessa

Outdoors Museums Parks
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Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum
Potemkin Stairs ©
Potemkin Stairs
Deribasovskaya Street ©
Deribasovskaya Street

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nights
Kharkiv

Kharkiv ©
Kharkiv hosts numerous Soviet monuments from its stint as the capital in the 1920s and is considered the industrial and educational heart of Ukraine.
Go for a jaunt from Kharkiv to Chuhuiv to see Ilya Repin Museum about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: walk around Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography, pause for some serene contemplation at Annunciation Cathedral, and get curious at Software and Computer Museum.

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

You can fly from Odessa to Kharkiv in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Odessa in September since evenings lows in Kharkiv dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Kiev.

Things to do in Kharkiv

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ilya Repin Museum
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Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure ©
Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure
Shevchenko Park ©
Shevchenko Park
Mirror Stream fountain ©
Mirror Stream fountain

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nights
Kiev

Kiev ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Kiev is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Sophia's Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, steep yourself in history at Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, and don't miss a visit to Khreshchatyk.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kiev attractions planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Kharkiv to Kiev takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yaremche.

Things to do in Kiev

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors
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St. Sophia's Cathedral ©
St. Sophia's Cathedral
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
Khreshchatyk ©
Khreshchatyk

2
nights
Yaremche

Yaremche ©
Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Makovytsia Mountain, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hoverla, then sample the tasty concoctions at Girske Mini-Brewery, and finally admire the sheer force of Probiy Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Khomyak, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Bukovel, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Nativity of St. John the Baptist.

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You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train from Kiev to Yaremche in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Yaremche can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lviv.

Things to do in Yaremche

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Bukovel
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Hoverla ©
Hoverla
Mount Khomyak ©
Mount Khomyak
Mount Bukovel ©
Mount Bukovel

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nights
Lviv

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Lviv is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Rynok Square, stroll the grounds of Lychakiv Cemetery, examine the collection at Insomnia - The Haunted House, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Svyatogo Yura Cathedral.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Lviv holiday planning site.

Drive from Yaremche to Lviv in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Lviv can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Rynok Square ©
Rynok Square
Old Town ©
Old Town

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