19 days in Ukraine Itinerary

19 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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19 days in Ukraine Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Odessa
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Kiev
— 4 nights
3
Khotyn
— 1 night
4
Yaremche
— 2 nights
5
Mukacheve
— 2 nights
6
Lviv
— 5 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Sao Paulo

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.
Akkerman Fortress and Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Appreciate the collections at Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and Insomnia- The Haunted House. Venture out of the city with trips to Ascension Cathedral (in Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi) and Shabo Wine Cultural Center (in Shabo). And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Catacombs of Odessa, don't miss a visit to Potemkin Steps, enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Golden Shore, and examine the collection at Shustov Cognac Winery Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Odessa trip builder .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Odessa is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Odessa, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in September, you will find days in Odessa are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kiev.

Things to do in Odessa

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Kiev

Kiev ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like State Aviation Museum and Sergiy Korolyov Astronautics Museum. Appreciate the collections at Mezhyhirya Residence Museum and Mykola Syadristy Microminiatures Museum. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Sophia Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Andriyivski Uzviz, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicolas Cathedral, and get a new perspective on nature at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery.

For where to stay and tourist information, read Kiev attractions tool .

You can fly from Odessa to Kiev in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Odessa in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Kiev, with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Khotyn.

Things to do in Kiev

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Sergiy Korolyov Astronautics Museum, Mezhyhirya Residence Museum
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Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
State Aviation Museum ©
State Aviation Museum
Mezhyhirya Residence Museum ©
Mezhyhirya Residence Museum

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. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): make a trip to Historic Customs House, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Intersession (Pokrovska) Church, then examine the collection at Khotyn Historic Museum, and finally browse the exhibits of Khotyn Fortress.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Khotyn online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kiev to Khotyn takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Yaremche.

Things to do in Khotyn

Historic Sites Museums
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Khotyn Fortress ©
Khotyn Fortress

2
nights
Yaremche

Yaremche ©
Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Probiy Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hoverla, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nativity of St. John the Baptist. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Pysanka Easter Egg Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Yablonitskiy Pass, then take in the views from Bridge - Viaduct, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocks Dovbusha.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Yaremche online holiday planner .

You can drive from Khotyn to Yaremche in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Mukacheve.

Things to do in Yaremche

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Yablonitskiy Pass, Pysanka Easter Egg Museum
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Hoverla ©
Hoverla
Rocks Dovbusha ©
Rocks Dovbusha
Pysanka Easter Egg Museum ©
Pysanka Easter Egg Museum

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 14th (Sat): examine the collection at Subcarpathian Rus' Museum of Folk Architecture and Customs, then examine the collection at Uzhhorod Castle. Transcarpathian Regional History Museum, then get a sense of history and politics at Mukacheve Town Hall, and finally step into the grandiose world of Palanok Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Lamplighter Statue, make a trip to Linden Alley, take in the views from Pedestrian Bridge, then appreciate the history behind Chimney Sweep Monument, and finally step into the grandiose world of St. Miklosh Castle.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Mukacheve trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Yaremche to Mukacheve takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. September in Mukacheve sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lviv.

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

5
nights
Lviv

Lviv ©
Instead of Soviet buildings typical of Ukraine, Lviv boasts a charming Central European-style old town with World Heritage Site status.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life and Church of the Jesuits. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Armenian street and Pidhirtsi Castle. Change things up with a short trip to Zolochiv Castle in Zolochiv (about 1h 15 min away). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Dominican Cathedral, don't miss a visit to The House of Scientists, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and examine the collection at Beer Cultural Experience Center “Lvivarnya”.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lviv trip planner .

You can drive from Mukacheve to Lviv in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Mukacheve, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Lviv, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

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

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