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Kyiv: Private Guided Helicopter Tour

1. Kyiv: Private Guided Helicopter Tour

Your tour starts with private pickup from your hotel or apartment in the city center. From there your driver will take you to the helicopter pad located in the park zone of Hydropark Island. Following some short safety guidance, you’ll board your helicopter together with your guide to begin your breathtaking experience. There are three options for this tour, which consist of a standard 12-minute flight, or extended 24 or 42-minute flights. During the standard flight over the Dnipro River, you’ll enjoy aerial views of the city's main attractions. These include Kyiv Pechersk Lavra, the Mother Motherland Statue, the Arch of Friendship, and the Pedestrian Bridge. The extended 25 and 42-minute flights include all of the sights mentioned above, as well as a bird’s-eye-view of the Mezhyhirya Residence. At the conclusion of your scenic flight, you'll return back to the ground before being taken back to your accommodation by your guide.

Kyiv: Chernobyl Helicopter Tour

2. Kyiv: Chernobyl Helicopter Tour

Get an unforgettable view of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone from the air with a unique 3-hour helicopter tour. See the site of the world's worst nuclear accident in history and the ghost city of Pripyat. Experience a once-in-a-lifetime flight over the nuclear power plant and the exploded reactor.  The Chernobyl disaster was a nuclear accident that occurred on Saturday April 26, 1986, at the No. 4 nuclear reactor in the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, near the city of Pripyat in the north of the Ukrainian SSR. This private helicopter tour is designed for people who value their time, hate missing anything interesting, and appreciate when inconveniences like bumpy roads or traffic jams can’t spoil their trip. Enjoy this fantastic experience and view the zone from a Robinson 44 helicopter window. An English-speaking guide will be ready to answer all related questions.

From Kyiv: Chernobyl and Pripyat Private Helicopter Tour

3. From Kyiv: Chernobyl and Pripyat Private Helicopter Tour

Meet your guide at your hotel and head to the helicopter pad where your thrilling adventure begins. Get onboard a private helicopter and take off to one of the most mysterious places in the world — the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.  From the comfort of a private helicopter flight, listen to the comprehensive commentary of your expert guide. On the way to Chernobyl, fly over Kyiv and take in the scenic views of Kyiv Pechersk Lavra, the Motherland Monument, Dynamo Stadium, and the Dnieper River. Moreover, fly above the Mezhyhirya Residence and learn interesting facts about the so-called “Museum of Corruption.” The highlight of the tour is a breathtaking flight over the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. Take a look at the astonishing Duga radar, discover the famous abandoned amusement park of Pripyat with its Ferris wheel still standing, and see from a distance a new safety confinement over the notorious Reactor No. 4. of Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. One of the main advantages of the tour is that you’ll be accompanied by an expert private guide who will enlighten you of the tragic events of the Chernobyl catastrophe that happened in 1986. At the end of a breathtaking experience, return to Kyiv where your driver will drop you off at your hotel.

Kyiv: 24-Minute Helicopter Sightseeing Tour over Kyiv

4. Kyiv: 24-Minute Helicopter Sightseeing Tour over Kyiv

Following a pickup from your accommodation, head directly to the airfield which has its location on an island in the middle of the Dnipro River. See Kyiv from a different angle onboard a helicopter. During the 24-minute sightseeing flight, you will see all the attractions of the city including the Motherland Monument, the World War II Museum, and the Kyiv Pechersk Monastery. Admire the River Dnipro and its beautiful surrounding nature. After your one-of-a-kind sightseeing flight, you will be transferred back to your accommodation.

Kyiv: Yak-52 Aircraft Aerobatic Stunt Flight

5. Kyiv: Yak-52 Aircraft Aerobatic Stunt Flight

Throughout the course of your stunt flight, you will experience full-scale adrenaline and overwhelming emotions. Your experienced pilot will provide you with an unforgettable ride in the sky, complete with spinning, turning, twisting and flipping. Before the flight, you will pass a quick medical check directly at the airfield, before taking to the sky. The length of the flight itself is 25 minutes, and the cockpit fits only one passenger at a time. The cost of the tour includes door-to-door transportation, so don't be worried about having to get to the airfield. The airfield itself is located only 10 kilometers away from Kyiv.


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