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How to spend top weekend in Kiev - ideas on extraordinary attractions and sites

Arch of International Cooperation, Kiev Already had a chance to explore spectacular architectural sights of Kiev and wonder about diversifying leisure with something else? It's time to go underground and see the unique underground rivers, which are one of the little-known attractions of the city. The most famous among them is the River Khreshchatyk, which flows under the central street of the same name. The River Clove originates close to Arsenalna metro station. In total, Kyiv has several dozen underground rivers. Some collectors were built in the late 19th century. Of course, there are no organized tours here; however, experienced guides from among locals are always happy to come to the aid of curious tourists.
Saint Sophia Cathedral, St. Volodymyr Cathedral, Golden Gate, Olimpiyskiy Sports Complex, as well as many others, they all become the world's cultural heritage objects and remain as iconic monuments for Kiev … Open
Another great way to enjoy the beauty of dungeons is to take the Kiev Metro. Some stations are striking with their rich decoration, and Metro Golden Gate Station is among the most spectacular ones. Gorgeous natural stone elements, huge medieval-style chandeliers, and painted vaulted ceilings - a visit to this place is akin to exploring a medieval castle.
Like to play computer games preferring the most difficult quests? If yes, go to an original game room at 9 Borysoglebska Street. At this address, Claustrophobia Escape Room (Real Quest Claustrophobia) invites its guests to go through an exciting quest based on books about Sherlock Holmes in real life. Reliably hidden caches, difficult puzzles and keys - the quest will fascinate even to those who've never been interested in computer games. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
In order to get acquainted with all notable places of Kiev you will need more than one day of long walks. However, you will not need any transport as all main sights of this city are located … Open
Fans of conceptual art will not be bored in Kyiv too - they'll have a chance to stroll through the original Fashion Park. It is located on the Landscape Alley, being a collection of original art installations. One of the park's main features is unusual benches sitting on which you can take a lot of great photos.
Ukrane. Kiev. Church of Pyrohoshcha After walking in unusual places, it's time to go shopping and look for original gifts for loved ones. For unique handmade souvenirs, go to "Pravda, b" Shop (However, b) sharing one building with the One Street Museum located on Andriyivskyy Descent. Here you can buy a lot of original hand-painted statuettes, interesting paintings, and knitwear, as well as a lot of interesting national-style handicrafts.
The selection of entertainment for holidaymakers with children in Kiev is simply wide. They should definitely visit the Kiev Zoo. In this large zoo, you can see animals from all over the … Open
For fashionable clothes, go to Puree Shop at 21 Reitarska Street. One of the most modern and trendy shops in Kyiv surprises customers not only with the variety of stylish clothes for every taste but also with its original urban-style design.
St Michaels Cathedral Kyiv has a lot of attractive museums and art galleries. One of the most original cultural institutions is Bauhaus Center. Located on Dehtiarivska Street, it is a permanent venue for interesting film screenings, hand-made fairs, art and photo exhibitions, as well as other interesting events participated by young talents.
It’s not easy to choose the best one among hundreds of Kiev restaurants. Let’s start the story about most attractive gastronomic points of interest with the review of national … Open
In "Tower No. 5" Business Center, you can visit another original cultural institution - the << Museum of Toilets>>. As you might guess from the name, it is fully devoted to the “toilet” theme. Among the museum's exhibits are unique painted toilet bowls, as well as a lot of interesting photographs depicting priceless historical artifacts. Museum visitors will have a chance to see what the toilet looked like in the prehistoric era and find out what kind of sewage systems medieval castles had.

Have Fun in the Park “Trolland”

Do you want to experience the thrill of flying over water? You should come to the Trolland Park. It is located on the European Square. The park is open from 10 am to 8 pm every day. 9 trolley lines work here. 2 of them are located above the surface of the lake located in Victory Park. These lines form 2 routes. They have different levels of difficulty. The first route consists of 2 trolleybus flights and a bridge. The second route consists of 6 trolleybus flights and 2 bridges. The price of entertainment is 200 UAH.
Travelers wishing to get acquainted with Kyiv's beautiful national traditions should visit the city during one of the major holidays. One of the favorite holidays among local residents is … Open
You will choose the route according to your height, age, and weight. There are also 2 types of bracing. If you want to get a boost of adrenaline, then give preference to the attachment of "bungee". You will rotate in different directions during the flight. And if you prefer comfort, use the bracing in the form of a chair. Your descent will be gentler.
Church of St. Andrews

Feel Like a Conqueror of Mountain Peaks

There is a climbing wall in Kiev. It belongs to the sports complex of the National Aviation Institute. Professional climbers train here. You will complete a training course to visit one of the sections. The training course consists of 5 sessions. You will also pass the exam. You will train on your own only after this. You will use top or bottom climbing protection.
Among the spectacular sights of Kiev there are religious sites, unique monuments of architecture, and a variety of museums, so every traveler could choose an interesting cultural program. … Open

Aerofly

If you want to experience the feeling of flying but do not want to climb to a great height for this, you can use an alternative version of parachuting in Kiev. This is Aerofly. It is completely safe. It is an air tube. You will use it in the "Chaika" (“Gull”) club if your weight is less than 100 kilograms and your age does not exceed 70 years. You will enter the air tube. The operator will adjust the vertical airflow in it. The instructor will monitor your movements so that you can stay in this flow for 10 to 20 minutes. You will have feelings similar to those experienced by a skydiver during a jump but lasting much longer.
Cathedral of the Dormition (back view)

Visit the Sports Complex “X-Park”

Trukhanovsky Island is located between the rivers Dnipro and Desenka. There is a sports and entertainment complex "X-Park" there. You will choose a suitable option for outdoor activities here. You can take a route in a rope park, do bouldering, paintball or slacklining, ride a skateboard, roller skate or Quad bike, shoot in the shooting range, and swim in the pool. You can also use the linear and circular cable cars. Water activities are also waiting for you. For example, you can rent a boat, Jet Ski, wakeboard, kayak or catamaran and go to conquer the water element.
In addition to the variety of attractions, Kiev can offer hundreds of entertainment venues and night clubs, discos and sports complexes. City Entertainment center is located at the downtown. … Open

Amusement Rides Water Park

Hydropark is located in the channel of the river Dnieper between the Veneciansky Island and Dolobetsky Island. If you come here in the summer months, you can swim, relax on the beach, and ride on various water attractions. You can also visit the boat station to rent a Jet Ski, catamaran or boat. You'll be able to spend time in the training camp. You will also be charged with adrenaline by riding a trolley at a speed of 40 kilometers per hour. Its length is 160 meters. It is located to the left of the Venetian bridge. It is open from noon to 9 pm seven days a week. One descent on it costs 30 hryvnia.
Ucraina, Kiev

Feel Like a Real Warrior

Do you like computer games and paintball? You should come to the street of the People's Militia 5-A on any day of the week during your vacation in Kiev. The MegaZone laser complex is open here from 11 am to 10 pm. You can become a participant in the battle, during which you will "shoot" with infrared rays at the enemy. The maze will become your battleground. There are various obstacles as well as sound and light special effects in it. You will pass the training and get a laser gun and a vest. It is equipped with electronic sensors. You will rush into battle after that. The "war" will last 20 minutes. Entertainment costs 30 hryvnia.
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