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Kiev: Private 3-Hour City Center Walking Tour

Product ID: 217398
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Join this insightful walking tour and discover the secrets of Pechersk Lypky, one of the most fascinating areas in historic Kiev. You'll see some famous and distinctive examples of architecture in the city.
About this activity
Duration: 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit the historic aristocratic district of Kiev
  • See the most impressive sights of the Lypky district
  • Take a stroll in Mariinsky Park
Full description
Take private 3-hour walking tour of Kiev city center and find out what was it was like to be aristocrat 100 years ago. See luxurious palaces and discover the lifestyles of powerful people from the past on this architectural tour. Stroll through the Old Cave District and its magnificent park, the most beautiful in Kiev. See the Ukrainian Government district, the National Bank of Ukraine, and the famous Liberman mansion.

Wander through Mariinsky Park, and see splendid palaces where Czars used to live. Pass the Pink Castle of the Baltic Baron, the House of the Weeping Widow, and the House with Chimaeras. Learn about the celebrity residents of the Lypky neighborhood and discover the work of architect Vladislav Gorodetsky. Hear the story of an aristocrat who built himself a house made of chocolate, and see the institute that gave Institutskaya Street it's name. 
  • Walking tour
  • Guide
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • The tickets to the Chocolate House

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Institutskaya Street exit from Khreshatik subway station. Your guide will be holding a sign with the local partner's name on it.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
• Please call the local partner after booking to arrange your tour start time
• This tour operates rain or shine, except in the case of extreme weather events
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Wonders & Holidays

Product ID: 217398