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Kharkiv: Private Guided Romantic Tour at Night

1. Kharkiv: Private Guided Romantic Tour at Night

Immerse yourself in the romantic atmosphere of Kharkiv after dark on an evening sightseeing tour with a local guide. Marvel at the historic attractions floodlit for the night and hear interesting stories and legends about love along the way. See the golden domes of the Assumption Cathedral on University Hills and discover a controversial masterpiece of urban art at the Monument to Lovers on Architects Square. Be mesmerized by the illuminations at the Mirror Stream Fountain. Then, make a wish as you enjoy a glass of sparkling wine near a model of the Eiffel Tower. Drive back along the central streets to experience the city as it comes alive before drop off at your hotel.

From Kharkiv: Private Full-Day Trip to Poltava

2. From Kharkiv: Private Full-Day Trip to Poltava

Start your pleasant day trip to Poltava after you meet your guide at your Kharkiv hotel. In less than 3-hours of embracing tranquil views, arrive in Poltava, the birthplace of many talented people. During the first part of the day, you will enjoy a Poltava sightseeing tour and discover the most popular tourist attractions. Your guide will show you such places as the Round Square, the Glory Monument and Korpusnyi Garden, where you can have a relaxing walk. In addition, admire the White Rotunda and the Holy Cross Monastery. You’ll be impressed by the ingenuity of these architectural and historical attractions. Standing on the picturesque hill known as Ivanova Mountain, contemplate the views of Vorskla River. In addition, you will take a memorable photo with the Poltava Dumpling Monument that looks like a giant bowl with dumplings. In Poltava, dumplings are called galushki. Later, you will visit sights related to an important historical event – the Battle of Poltava in 1709. Your guide will show you the Assumption Cathedral, the Field of the Battle of Poltava, St. Sampsonii Church and the Monument to the Peter I. Poltava is a cozy city full of interesting landmarks and tourist attractions that are worth visiting. 

Kharkiv: Southern Railway History Museum Guided Tour

3. Kharkiv: Southern Railway History Museum Guided Tour

See a fantastic collection of passenger trains, freight wagons and railway equipment on a guided tour of the Museum of History and Technology of the Southern Railway in Kharkiv. Learn more about the development of the railway from the end of the 19th century up to the present day.  Benefit from the services of an expert guide who will bring the history of the railway back to life from the days of the Russian Empire. Get a closer look at different locomotives through the years and receive detailed information about the most interesting objects, including highlights such as the Felix Dzerzhinsky steam engine. Laugh at the amusing statues of a passenger and station duty officer, and see an interesting collection of a model railway complete with station, railway crossings and more. Hear about Alexander III's rescue from a train crash, and enjoy dinner at one of the city's most interesting cafés, where orders are served by a small train. 

Kharkiv: Private One-Way Airport Transfer

4. Kharkiv: Private One-Way Airport Transfer

Book your airport transfer in advance and avoid arranging a taxi at the last minute. Your private driver will meet you at an appointed time at your centrally located Kharkiv hotel or apartment, or at the airport.  You can count on a safe, comfortable and timely service that’s available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Experience the comfort of a private transfer with a professional driver who knows the city. The distance from Kharkiv city center to the airport is about 10 km. By booking an airport transfer, you get a high-class service with notable advantages for a reasonable price. Relax in a comfortable sedan for groups of 1 to 3 people or a minivan for groups of 4-15 people.

Kharkiv: 3-Hour Sightseeing Tour with a Private Guide

5. Kharkiv: 3-Hour Sightseeing Tour with a Private Guide

Head off to see the most popular sites in Kharkiv on a private 3-hour tour. With its many universities and large student population, Kharkiv is a dynamic city. Visit the stunning Annunciation Cathedral, Assumption Cathedral and Pokrovsky Monastery. Stop at the Mirror Steam Fountain in front of the Kharkiv Opera and Ballet Theater: it is one of the symbols of the city. Continue to Freedom Square, the city’s main square and the 8th-largest in Europe. See the National University of Kharkiv, which prepares the country’s most qualified specialists and scientists. As a added bonus, visit the Vedmedyk pastry shop, which has been in operation since 1890.


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Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 7 reviews

This was a very informative and interesting tour. I didn't know very much about Kharkiv and Ukraine before this tour but now I do. My tour guide, Vlad, had more than three hours' worth of facts and figures memorized. He was also a very nice person. I highly recommend this tour.