The Kyiv Pass is your key to the city
The Kyiv Pass, a smart card for tourists, is available for buying. The card gives the holder the ability to visit about 40 most popular sights of the city (museums, cultural objects, art galleries and clubs) whilst saving money and time
Do not miss 'Hutsul bryndza', one of the tastiest festival of Zakarpattia Oblast
The traditional festival 'Hutsul bryndza' will take place in Rakhiv (Zakarpattia Oblast) on September,3. The event is to promote culture, traditions, lifestyle, customs and traditional folk art of Hutsuls. Master classes, a fair of souvenirs, regional dishes cooked open air and, of course, bryndza (sheep milk cheese) from local producers await the festival's guests. Traditionally, the sounds of trembita, mandolin, jaw harp and performances of musicians and singers will open the festival
Master Yoda settles in Kyiv's botanical garden
Lilia and Maksym Kazmins, one of the alley creators, 'Anyone will relax and find peace here because Master Yoda represents inner strength and helps to concentrate and get thoughts in order'. Europe's only monument to 'Star Wars' character, Master Yoda, was unveiled on the alley 'Strength and Knowledge' in Mykola Hryshko National Botanical Garden. The monument is made of plastic and concrete, the height is equal to the size of the identical character, 66 cm
Kyiv's TOP-5 festivals to magnet thousands of tourists
Art, literature, gastronomy, music - the festival movement in Kyiv is gaining momentum. Various platforms (indoors and outdoors) alternately or simultaneously gather thousands of visitors. With the number of visitors increasing, the geography of guests is also expanding: Ukraine, Europe, the USA.We offer you to pay special attention to TOP-5 large-scale festivals gathering thousands of visitors:Atlas Weekend Music Festival was founded in 2015
Portugal and Israel: Kyiv is launching new flights in July
In July the International Airport 'Kyiv' (Zhuliany) opens new flights. July 7, the Ukrainian company DART will start flying to Lisbon. The flight to the capital of Portugal will be performed on Fridays at 5:30 pm, the airplanes will arrive in Kyiv on Saturdays at 4:20am. The flight duration is about 4 hours and 30 minutes. July 9, YanAir company will launch flights to Tel Aviv. The flight frequency is twice a week, on Wednesdays and Sundays. The plane departs from Kyiv at 5:00am, from Tel Aviv - at 6pm
5 European cities: what is the next train from Ukraine to Europe?
Prague, Bratislava, Budapest, Warsaw and Bucharest are the European cities Kyiv has connected by train. In addition, Kovel-Chełm train was launched on June 12; on Poland direction another pair of trains Kyiv-Przemysl will run. According to Wojciech Balczun, Chairman of Ukrainian Railway, the train from Lviv to the Bulgarian city of Varna will start running on June,15 (via Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi). The work on direct train Kyiv-Vienna to launch in December,2017 is in the process also