Excursions in Kiev

Charming Lypky
Price: 1100 руб. Private
Duration: 2 hours
Track: Сonservatory – Franko Theatre – Chimeras House – Liberman mansion – National Bank – Kovalinski mansion – Chocolate House – Klovski Palace – Mariinski Palace I invite you to the splendid mansions and shady alleys of the elite Lypky district. You will meet the inhabitants of the most unusual house of Kyiv and have a chance to listen to their croaking and hissing. You will get to know when and where was it possible to stay overnight just in front of the stars and you will visit both Kyivan palaces. This tour is very recommended in the evening, when day noises are fading away and you can hear legends from the past, feel the smell of roses from the National Bank and visit the favorite places of artists. Bonus to the tour: white mulberry tasting (in summer time), a cup of wonderful coffee (in winter time).
Unforgettable Kyiv
Price: 1650 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
I invite you to the walking Kyiv sightseeing tour. We will visit two oldest parts of the city - the Upper City and Podil. The tour begins at the ancient entrance to Kyiv - the Golden Gate. You will see famous St Sophia Cathedral, listed in the UNESCO World Heritage list. You will forward to the very heart of Kyiv - the Oldkyivan Mountain, we you will enjoy wonderful views to the Dnipro River. The most kyievan street - Andrew descent will take you to the habour and to Podil district, where you wiil see amusing Kyivan "Pompei", a brave hetman Perto Sagaidachni, and a barefeet philosopher Grigori Skovoroda. Come to Kyiv and enjoy this wonderful city!
Sightseeing tour across Kiev on Land Cruiser Prado
Price: 2000 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
Our excursion starts from the Old Kiev Hill (Vladimir′s Hill, to the honor of Prince Volodimir, the baptizer of Kiev Rus), the place, where according to the chronicles, the first settlement was established by 3 brothers: Kiy, Shcheck, Horiv and their sister Lybid in 482 A.D. On Vladimir′s Hill you will see the duplicate of the basement of the Church of the Tithes (10th), which was completely destroyed in 1240 during the tatar-mongol invasion. Nearby is located one of the best example of Baroque style- St. Andrew church ( architecture Rastrelli). Then we will walk along Desyatina street, passing by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and we will see St. Michal Golden Domes cathedral (1108), St. Sofia cathedral (1037). Then we will walk to Vladimir Hill park and we will see a nice panorama of Kiev near monument of Saint Vladimir. Continuing our tour of the city we can′t stand passing by the famous Golden Gates (11th), which were the part of fortifications of Kiev in their time. It was completely destroyed in 1240 and reconstructed in 1750, 1837, 1982. The beauty and grandeur of the Golden Gates inspired the famous musician Musorgsky to write the composition "Pictures from the exhibition". We will visit St. Vladimir cathedral (1863) that was painted be well- known artists Vrubel and Vasnetsov. From Kiev of Old Rus time we are proceeding to modern Kiev: the famous Opera House (1901). We will drive along the main street Kreshchatik, Independence square, European square, Arch of Friendship, Dynamo Kiev stadium, Ukrainian Parliament, Cabinet of Ministers, Glory park, Museum of Golodomor etc Objects: St. Sophia Cathedral, St. Michael Cathedral, St. Andrew church, St. Andrew street, St. Vladimir monument, Golden Gates, Opera House, Kreshatik street, Independance square, Parliament, Cabinet of Ministers, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, Statue Motherland. (List of objects and excursion route could be changed depending on a traffic situation and churches operating mode.) Dress code: casual.
Tour to folk museum Pirogovo on Land Cruiser Prado
Price: 2000 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
Do you want to see the architecture of all regions of Ukraine, its evolution throughout the centuries with your own eyes? If the answer is yes than a visit to this museum is strongly recommended. The territory of outdoor Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of Ukraine is about 1.5-square-kilometre (370-acre). Founded in 1969, the museum contains over 300 pieces of folk architecture brought here from all parts of Ukraine and carefully reassembled. The picturesque hill with several windmills is the museum centrepiece and the entire territory of the museum is divided into sectors, each representing the folk architecture and life of a specific Ukrainian region. The most unique if the are: chapel built in the XVI-th century from Rovno Region, hut built in 1587 from Volyn’ Region, church built in 1600 from Kiev Region and unique collection of windmills. Objects: St. Nicolas church, St. Michel church, St. Praskeve church, school, huts, windmills, farmsteads, e.t.c. Dress code: casual
Gastronomic tour "Delicious Kiev" on Land Cruiser Prado
Price: 2000 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
Welcome to Kiev ! I invite everyone to an exciting , colorful and tasty tour "Delicious Kiev" ." Tour combines all tourist interests, such as: 1. Walk through the historic district. Our tour will begin from a heart of Kiev - Independance square ( Maidan ), which is considered as the Ukrainian brand. Hard to imagine that in the tenth century there were wood jungle and the place was called " perevesischem ." The rapid development of the area began from the middle of the XIX century and it was called then Kreschatitskaya square and then Dumskaya square. In Soviet times the area was called ​​Kalinin and the October Revolution square. Next, we will walk along Khreschatyk street and admire the architectural ensemble of Stalin's time on par with the classic architecture of the XIX century . You will learn interesting facts about the central street of the capital. We will visit the Bessarabian market. Well, what will happen next, you learn by visiting our excursion . 2. Buying souvenirs. What is the most popular souvenir from Kiev? Of course, the Ukrainian drug - salo and Kiev cake! We will visit famous Bessarabian market. Where you, even if you do not buy, certainly taste the home-made sausages and different kinds of salo. Of course we will visit the sweet store "Roshen", where you will find fabulous showcases, a huge selection of sweets, enticing aromas ... 3. Tasting of the national cuisine: Ukrainian borsch with pampushkas and bacon. Dumplings with a dozen kinds of various fillings, homemade sausages with pickled vegetables, legendary chicken Kiev, potato pancakes... For dessert are Ukrainian specialties Pancakes with sweet cheese and tender, of course, dumplings with cherries. Objects: Independence square , Khreschatyk street , Gorodetsky street , Panikovskyi monument, Bessarabian market , sweet store "Roshen" e.t.c. Dress code is casual . Important: restaurant is not included in the price. Tourists will be offered the best Ukrainian national restaurants (the average receipt is from 10 USD to 50 USD per person).
Witches of the Castle Hill
Price: 875 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
Track: Samson fountain – the Castle Hill – St Andrew descent During this tour you will be invited to the world of mysteries of the Castle Hill. The Hill was an ancient place of the power, the meeting place for wolves, which got together for mystical “shabash” at the dawn of history. Now the constant visitors of this place are not wolves but people who practice modern paganism. Besides, you will hear stories about daily-life and days-off of Kyivan witches, you will learn how to make brooms and magical drinks. Bonus: making and tasting of magic drinks.
Leisure time in the city
Price: 750 руб. Private
Duration: 2.5 hours
Track: Conservatoire – European Square – “Rainbow” – Vladimir Hill – Funicular You are invited to the world of leisure time and feasts of Kyiv. We will walk along the most popular recreational areas like marvelous parks on the Dnipro hills and enjoy fantastic panoramas on the left bank of the Dnipro River. You will get to know on how citizens of Kyiv celebrated holidays and spend weekends. Bonus: great panoramas and total relax
Tour to the residence Mezhyhiria - corruption museum on Land Cruiser Prado
Guided tour to the former presidential residence "Mezhyhiria" - is a great opportunity to plunge into the incredible world of luxury and corruption, which was so jealously guarded and built by our former president Yanukovych. The grounds are huge and objects are striking. Let′s look into the world of the "golden loaf and gold toilet!"
Price: 2500 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
Guided tour to the former presidential residence "Mezhyhiria" - is a great opportunity to plunge into the incredible world of luxury and corruption, which was so jealously guarded and built by our former president Yanukovych. The grounds are huge and objects are striking. Let′s look into the world of the "golden loaf and gold toilet!" Strolling through the park you will see the main building Mezhyhirya - "Honka". Golden loaf and golden toilet were found there. You will see Greek columns, a botanical garden, a cascade of ponds at different levels with bridges over them, mountain alley with park sculptures and rotunda, tea house with a sauna and a vat of the fire, a unique golf course and tennis courts, a zoo with exotic animals and hunting grounds. Two kilometer walk along the waterfront Mezhyhirska lead you to the ship on the Dnieper river. This is luxury jetty "Galleon", which is located in the bottom of the "Intermountain", on the Kiev Sea.
Mystic Kiev Tour on Land Cruiser Prado
Mystic Kiev Tour is a great chance to hear about the first officially registered Poltergeist in our city, learn about the mystical story that took place in Kiev, to visit a real Bald Hill, you can joining the tour Mystic Kiev.
Price: 2000 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
The fact that Kiev is a mystic city was written by Kiev historians and such geniuses of literature, like Gogol, Pushkin, Bulgakov. The presence of evil forces in the capital suggests the presence of the crest of the city of St. Archangel Michael, the only saint with arms in his hands. It is intended to protect the town from evil forces. And on the assumptions psychics, so many churches in the capital due to nothing more than a need to make the balance between the sinful and righteous
Night Kiev city tour
When the night comes, everything changes, especially the look of the city. The great city with old history and rich culture invites You to feel it by Yourself! Walking through the streets and places of Kiev at night, you will see another face of the city, the one you’ve never seen before. Kiev is often called “a city of panoramas”. At night, you suddenly realize the truth of this expression. When you admire panorama of Kiev at night, it seems to be all decorated with plenty of colorful lights.
Price: 2000 руб. Private
Duration: 2.5 hours
When the night comes, everything changes, especially the look of the city. The great city with old history and rich culture invites You to feel it by Yourself! Walking through the streets and places of Kiev at night, you will see another face of the city, the one you’ve never seen before. Kiev is often called “a city of panoramas”. At night, you suddenly realize the truth of this expression. When you admire panorama of Kiev at night, it seems to be all decorated with plenty of colorful lights. You will see the statue of Prince Vladimir who holds a lighted cross in his hand, illumination of bridges and temples, rays of projectors that make an accent on the monuments, and so on. Everything is so unusual and charming! Kreschatik street, Kiev Pechersk Lavra, statue of Motherland at night– seeing once is better than hearing twice! During the tour you will see the city and monuments among electric lights which is very charming and impressive.
Secrets of Kiev courtyards on Land Cruiser
These traditional tourist places like Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, St. Sophia Cathedral, and Independence Square everyone knows, but today we invite you to stroll through the cozy courtyards of Kiev. You will see three old ravens in a huge cage, four giraffes and eleven pandas without a cage, cat centipede, and all these animals are not closed in a zoo. In addition, you will see Ukrainian Madonna made of mosaic.
Price: 2000 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
These traditional tourist places like Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, St. Sophia Cathedral, and Independence Square everyone knows, but today we invite you to stroll through the cozy courtyards of Kiev. You will see three old ravens in a huge cage, four giraffes and eleven pandas without a cage, cat centipede, and all these animals are not closed in a zoo. In addition, you will see Ukrainian Madonna made of mosaic. Moreover, that′s not the whole list of places that you can visit during the tour, but we will not disclose all the secrets to you to be certainly interested in this picturesque trip.
Kiev shooting tour
Kiev shooting tour or military tour - it does not matter the name but the explosion of emotions and adrenaline that you get by ordering this excursion. You will have the opportunity to shoot from different weapons: AK-47, Dragunov sniper rifle, carbine “Mosina”, Z15, Z10, FORT-21, M4, Glock-17, TAVOR-21, AK-101, FORT-500, the revolver "Nagan" and of course with the legendary Makarov pistol. Important: • People with mental disabilities or under drugs can′t participate in the tour.
Price: 3600 руб. Private
Duration: 3 hours
Kiev shooting tour or military tour - it does not matter the name but the explosion of emotions and adrenaline that you get by ordering this excursion. You will have the opportunity to shoot from different weapons: AK-47, Dragunov sniper rifle, carbine “Mosina”, Z15, Z10, FORT-21, M4, Glock-17, TAVOR-21, AK-101, FORT-500, the revolver "Nagan" and of course with the legendary Makarov pistol. Well, who will seem this is not enough, then riding on armored reconnaissance and patrol vehicle (BRDM) will complement the din of positive emotions. Excursion "Kiev shooting tour" is for you if you: • love extreme • tired of standard entertainment • want to know the difference between an AK-47 from the SVD • want to feel yourself a hunter • want to shoot a pistol, machine gun, rifle Important: • People with mental disabilities or under drugs can′t participate in the tour.
Three lives of Hreschatik
Hreschatik – is a quite new street, but it became the symbol of those changes that take place in our city for the last 150 years. You will get to know the story of famous Yolka – one of negative symbols of Euromaidan on the main square. You will see the signs of certain plastic surgery this street experienced about 60 year ago. You will have a unique chance to practice mendicancy together with a famous swindler Mr. Panikovski.
Price: 1100 руб. Private
Duration: 2 hours
Track: European Square – Maidan Nezalezhnosti – Besarabka Market During the tour you will walk along the main and most revolutionary street in Kyiv. Hreschatik – is a quite new street, but it became the symbol of those changes that take place in our city for the last 150 years. You will get to know the story of famous Yolka – one of negative symbols of Euromaidan on the main square. You will see the signs of certain plastic surgery this street experienced about 60 year ago. You will have a unique chance to practice mendicancy together with a famous swindler Mr. Panikovski. The most modern market with a concert hall is our last stop. The market is facing a pedestal for Lenin statue demolished during the Euromadan. Bonus: unique photos “Me and Ukrainian revolution”
Legends of Old Kyiv
You start the tour from the Golden Gates, proceed along the ancient main street of the city to the most beautiful cathedral of the Kyivan Rus’. Then you'll see the stone idols. They will tell you about old days, paganism, mysterious volhvs (druids), and places for sacrifices. You will have a chance to visit a medieval market, to search for ancient treasure, and to prepare a medieval dish.
Price: 1100 руб. Private
Duration: 2 hours
Track: the Golden Gates – the Saint Sophia Cathedral – the Saint Mikhail Golden Domed monastery – the Tithe Church – royal “dytynets” You start the tour from the Golden Gates, proceed along the ancient main street of the city to the most beautiful cathedral of the Kyivan Rus’. It was built almost 1000 years ago! It front of the cathedral and its bell-tower you will see their mirror. What is this?! I will reveal this mystery during the tour. The entrance to the Royal Hill is guarded by the stone idols. They will tell you about old days, paganism, mysterious volhvs (druids), and places for sacrifices. Here, in the Hill you will meet princes – Vladimir the Great, Jaroslav the Wise, princess Olga, well-known for her rare love to humanity. You will have a chance to visit a medieval market, to search for ancient treasure, and to prepare a medieval dish. Bonus: Old Kyiv from the bird's-eye view (group up to 6 people + extra payment), incredible ritual of modern pagans (only on Sundays), a search for an ancient treasure, a medieval dish tasting (group up to 6 people + extra payment).
Kyiv Running Tour
Price: 200 руб. Shared
Duration: 1 hour
Kyiv Running Tours offers both guided personalized and group running and jogging tours of Kyiv, accommodating your needs as both a runner and tourist. The founders are Andriy, a professional triathlete and an IronMan champion, Volodymyr, director of a local PR agency and a recreational runner with a half-IronMan, several marathons and an 100-k ultramarathon under his belt. We developed a number of running tours that we enjoy running ourselves - close enough to major Kyiv sights and yet beautiful and challenging enough to keep your running schedule on track. We designed 5 routs: 1. Botanic Garden Run 2. Podil and Andriivskyi Uzviz 3. Downtown Run 4. Observation Deck Run 5. Kyiv Trail Running Depending on the pace that's comfortable to you, we can slightly adjust the routes to make sure you see and enjoy Kyiv Running Tours and still put in enough miles to stay within your training schedule. We will pick you up at the hotel lobby or meet you at some place in a downtown.For longer trail runs we shall travel 20 to 30 minutes by car to a park/trail and then bring you back to the hotel. Our 6 trainers (including me) are ready to share a passion to running and love to Kyiv with you! Please, watch our video to inspire yourself to "just do it"! http://bit.ly/15EBLHP
Bike Day
Price: 1400 руб. Shared
Duration: 6 hours
Do you want to learn how to ride a bike all day? Then you are in right place! Our bike school was founded in 2013 by a team of experienced motorcyclists. The experience of each of us is composed of daily driving sport bikes in harsh urban environment. What the class will be like? Our instructor works with you individually. All the time instructor will keep a track of all your mistakes and adjust your progress in your training lessons . When classes are held : from 9:00 to 23:00 , seven days a week , including holidays and weekends. What wheels: We are using motorcycles of our training school or your bike . What you need to have: Shoes with hard soles , appropriate pants (like jeans ) . The rest of the equipment is available in our school. The cost of the course is 1200 uah, including usage of basic motorcycle (Honda CBR 125).
Moto class for beginners
Price: 300 руб. Shared
Duration: 1 hour
You want to try, how is it - to be a motorcyclist? Wanna feel the speed? Get an adrenaline rush for the year ahead? Then this motorcycle driving lesson - what you need. Our bike school was founded in 2013 by a team of experienced motorcyclists. The experience of each of us is composed of daily driving sport bikes in harsh urban environment. What the class will be like? Our instructor works with you individually. All the time instructor will keep a track of all your mistakes and adjust your progress in your training lessons . When classes are held : from 9:00 to 23:00 , seven days a week , including holidays and weekends. What you need to have: Shoes with hard soles , appropriate pants (like jeans ) . The rest of the equipment is available in our school. The cost of the lesson is 200 uah, including usage of basic motorcycle (Honda CBR 125).
"Wonderland" in Troeschina
Price: 100 руб. Shared
Duration: 1.5 hours
There are regular 16-storey building in Kiev, the usual entrance, commercial elevator ...But coming out of the elevator you get into a different world. In the eyes dazzled by colors, lenses, mirrors, you know the feelings of Alice in "Wonderland." Sometimes in the most unlikely places you can find real work of art.For example, in one of the capital's housing estate high-rising building Troeshchina on one of the floors a fabulous museum housed , created by hands of one of Kiev artist .In the remote district of the metropolis on the street Radunskaya in usual building on the 13th floor a young artist is living, tired of the Soviet greyness and gloom prevailing in the capital's parade . She decided to fix it and create a fantastic atmosphere , making entrance into a kind of scenery from the movie "Alice in Wonderland ." Everything, from floor to ceiling, nestled by intricate moldings of various elements. With ceiling light streaming in all colors of the rainbow. In special candelabra candles are burning . For completeness, the exposure is not enough unless the smoking caterpillar , a rabbit in a tuxedo and Mad Hatter with the face of Johnny Depp. The most unusual floor around the city will be interesting for all the curious art lovers , and the others will realize that living in a world where the color is better than black and white .