8 days in Kherson Oblast Itinerary

8 days in Kherson Oblast Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kiev
Drive:  8 h 30 min
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Schastlivtsevo
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Askania-Nova
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Skadovsk
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Kherson
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Shuttle:  3 h 30 min
End: Kiev

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night
Schastlivtsevo

Schastlivtsevo
For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Schastlivtsevo trip planning site.

Kiev to Schastlivtsevo is an approximately 10.5- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Askania-Nova.

Things to do in Schastlivtsevo

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Biryuch Island
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1
night
Askania-Nova

Askania-Nova
Askania-Nova is an urban-type settlement in Chaplynka Raion, Kherson Oblast of southern Ukraine, near the Askania-Nova biosphere reserve. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Biosphere Reserve Askania-Nova in the name of F.E. Falz-Fein.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Askania-Nova online route planner.

Getting from Schastlivtsevo to Askania-Nova by car takes about 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Skadovsk.

Things to do in Askania-Nova

Parks Wildlife
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2
nights
Skadovsk

Skadovsk ©
Skadovsk is a port city on the Black Sea in Kherson Oblast of southern Ukraine. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Dolphinarium Akvarel and then examine the collection at Regional Local Lore Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): head off the coast to Dzharylhach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Skadovsk trip planner.

You can drive from Askania-Nova to Skadovsk in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kherson.

Things to do in Skadovsk

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Dzharylhach
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Dzharylhach ©
Dzharylhach

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nights
Kherson

Kherson ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): get a new perspective on nature at Kherson Regional Local Lore Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Kherson Regional Art Museum, and then explore the fascinating landscape at Oleshky Sands. On the next day, browse the different shops at Fabrika, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Shipbuilders, then delve into the distant past at Ochakovskiye Gates of Kherson Fortress, and finally stroll around Park of Glory (Park Slavy).

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kherson online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Skadovsk to Kherson in 1.5 hours. In April in Kherson, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Kherson

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Oleshky Sands
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Fabrika ©
Fabrika
Oleshky Sands ©
Oleshky Sands
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St. Catherine's Cathedral