Soviet History and Architecture of Kyiv Private Driving Tour
Explore the soviet heritage in Kyiv on a private guided tour and learn important facts from the USSR history. Discover examples of pompous Stalin empire-style architecture of the administrative district and Khreschatyk street, as well as typical budget residential blocks, so called “khruschevka”. Highlight of the tour is a visit of World War II Museum with a monumental Mother Motherland statue.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Private tour
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Professional guide
- Transportation by private vehicle
- Entry/Admission - National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Khreshchatyk St., Kyiv (Kiev) Ukraine
Central street of Kyiv was almost completely destroyed during the Second World War, very few buildings survived. The current architectural ensemble on the street is a great example of Stalin's Empire style, including the building of the Hotel Ukraine and Town Hall.
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Ukrainian House/ The International Convention Center, Khreschatyk vul. 2, Kyiv (Kiev) 01001 Ukraine
A building of the former Lenin's Muse located at European Square.
Duration: 5 minutes
Stop At: People’s Friendship Arch, Khreshchatyj Park near European Square, Kyiv (Kiev) Ukraine
A monument built in the Soviet times in Khreshatiy Park. In the evening hours it is illuminated with all the colors of the rainbow.
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: The Cabinet of Ministers - Budynok Uryadu (The Government), Hrushevskoho Mykhajla vul. 12/2, Kyiv (Kiev) 01008 Ukraine
The place where the Prime Minister of Ukraine works
Pass By: Verkhovna Rada, Hrushevskoho Mykhajla vul. 5, Kyiv (Kiev) 01008 Ukraine
A house of Ukrainian Parliament, built in 1939.
Stop At: Arsenalna Metro Station, Ivana Mazepy St., Kyiv (Kiev) 02000 Ukraine
One of the deepest stations in the world is an interesting attraction of the city.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: Eternal Glory Park, Slavy pl. 1, Kyiv (Kiev) 01010 Ukraine
A spacious park, located on the Dnipro River hills includes an obelisk on unknown soldier’s grave.
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: National Museum “The Memorial in Commemoration of Famines’ Victims, Lavrska vul. 3, Kyiv (Kiev) 01015 Ukraine
Holodomor victims Memorial
Pass By: Afghanistan 1979-1989 War Memorial, Between the Pechersk Lavra and the Great Patriotic War Museum, Kyiv (Kiev) Ukraine
Monument commemorating the soldiers who died in Afghan War
Stop At: National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War, Lavrska vul. 24, Kyiv (Kiev) 01015 Ukraine
A one-of-a-kind museum enlightens people of the tragic events of the World War II and helps to understand the importance of peace for the future generations. On the open-air grounds of the museum, you will find an exhibition of the military equipment and sculptures depicting the crucial events of the war.
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Rodina Mat (Motherland), Zapeshchernaya St., Kyiv (Kiev) Ukraine
An eye-catching sculpture of Mother Motherland is one of the symbols of the city. Rodina Mat monument together with the podium is 102-meter tall, which makes it one of the highest sculptures in the world.
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from any hotel or apartment in Kyiv
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.