38 days in Ukraine Itinerary

38 days in Ukraine Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Odessa
— 4 nights
Drive:  7 h 15 min
2
Kamianets-Podilskyi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Yaremche
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Uzhhorod
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Lviv
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Kyiv (Kiev)
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Kharkiv
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Dnipro
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Tel Aviv

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.
Odessa is known for museums, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Deribasovskaya Street, pause for some photo ops at Statue of the Duc de Richelieu, explore the activities along The Odessa Port, and walk around City Garden.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Odessa online road trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Odessa is an approximately 6-hour flight. Expect little chillier evenings in Odessa when traveling from Tel Aviv in August, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Kamianets-Podilskyi.

Things to do in Odessa

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Catacombs of Odessa
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Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum
Deribasovskaya Street ©
Deribasovskaya Street
Potemkin Stairs ©
Potemkin Stairs

3
nights
Kamianets-Podilskyi

Kamianets-Podilskyi ©
Kamianets-Podilskyi is a city on the Smotrych River in western Ukraine, to the north-east of Chernivtsi. Change things up with these side-trips from Kamianets-Podilskyi: Chernivtsi (Olgi Kobylyanskoi Street & Residence of Bukovynian Metropolitans - Chernivtsi National University), Khotyn (Khotyn Historic Museum & Khotyn Fortress) and Crystal Cave at Kryvche (in Kryvche). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Kamenet's Podolsky Castle, make a trip to Armenian Well, explore the stunning scenery at The Smotrych River Canyon, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Saints Peter and Paul.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kamianets-Podilskyi trip builder.

Getting from Odessa to Kamianets-Podilskyi by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kamianets-Podilskyi when traveling from Odessa in August, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Yaremche.

Things to do in Kamianets-Podilskyi

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chernivtsi, Khotyn, Crystal Cave at Kryvche
Find places to stay Aug 29 — Sep 2:
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The Smotrych River Canyon ©
The Smotrych River Canyon
Kamenet's Podolsky Castle ©
Kamenet's Podolsky Castle

4
nights
Yaremche

Yaremche ©
Yaremche is a city in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast of west Ukraine. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yaremche: Synevir Lake (in Synevyrska Polyana), Maniava Waterfall (in Manyava) and Bukovel (Mount Bukovel, Mount Khomyak, &more). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hoverla, pause for some serene contemplation at Nativity of St. John the Baptist, take in the dramatic scenery at Probiy Waterfall, and sample the tasty concoctions at Girske Mini-Brewery.

Plan my trip to Yaremche with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Kamianets-Podilskyi to Yaremche takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Uzhhorod.

Things to do in Yaremche

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Bukovel, Synevir Lake, Maniava Waterfall
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Hoverla ©
Hoverla
Mount Khomyak ©
Mount Khomyak
Mount Bukovel ©
Mount Bukovel

4
nights
Uzhhorod

Uzhhorod ©
Uzhhorod is a city located in western Ukraine, at the border with Slovakia and near the border with Hungary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Uzhhorod: Lumshory Tanks (in Lumshory), Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians (in Kelechyn) and Mukacheve (Palanok Castle, Chimney Sweep Monument, &more). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Goryany Rotunda - St. Anna Church, don't miss a visit to Linden Alley, see the interesting displays at Jozsef Boksay Art Museum, and explore the activities along Uzh River.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Uzhhorod journey maker site.

Traveling by car from Yaremche to Uzhhorod takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In September in Uzhhorod, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Lviv.

Things to do in Uzhhorod

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mukacheve, Lumshory Tanks, Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 10:
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Palanok Castle ©
Palanok Castle
Goryany Rotunda - St. Anna Church
Goryany Rotunda - St. Anna Church
Liberty Mini-sculpture ©
Liberty Mini-sculpture

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.
Take a break from Lviv with a short trip to Zoopark Limpopo in Medenychi, about 1h 20 min away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Rynok Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Armenian Virgin Mary's Dormition Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Folk Architecture and Life, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Lychakiv Cemetery.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Lviv online travel planner.

You can drive from Uzhhorod to Lviv in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Lviv can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Lviv

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Zoopark Limpopo
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 15:
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Lychakiv Cemetery ©
Lychakiv Cemetery
Rynok Square ©
Rynok Square
Old Town ©
Old Town

6
nights
Kyiv (Kiev)

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Kyiv (Kiev) is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, admire the landmark architecture of St. Sophia's Cathedral, examine the collection at Pirogovo Open-Air Museum, and don't miss a visit to Khreshchatyk.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Kyiv (Kiev) trip website.

You can fly from Lviv to Kyiv (Kiev) in 3.5 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 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Kharkiv.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
Andriyivski Uzviz ©
Andriyivski Uzviz
Photography Tours

5
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.
Step out of Kharkiv with an excursion to Ilya Repin Museum in Chuhuiv--about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll around Gorky Central Park of Culture and Leisure, admire the local landmark of Mirror Stream fountain, browse the exhibits of Museum of Coffee, and don't miss a visit to Kharkiv Municipal Gallery.

You can plan Kharkiv trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Kyiv (Kiev) to Kharkiv by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Dnipro.

Things to do in Kharkiv

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

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

5
nights
Dnipro

Dnipro ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dnipro: Zaporizhzhya (Zaporizhzhya City Children Botanic Gardens, Faeton Retro Cars Museum, &more).

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Dnipro trip planner.

Getting from Kharkiv to Dnipro by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dnipro

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zaporizhzhya
Find places to stay Sep 26 — Oct 1:
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Faeton Retro Cars Museum ©
Faeton Retro Cars Museum
Khortitsa National Nature Reserve ©
Khortitsa National Nature Reserve
Dnipropetrovsk Quay
Dnipropetrovsk Quay

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