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Kyiv: Dnipro River Boat Cruise & Private Podil Walking Tour

1. Kyiv: Dnipro River Boat Cruise & Private Podil Walking Tour

Meet your local guide at Poshtova Square and enjoy a combined walking tour of Podil followed by a 1-hour panoramic Dnipro River cruise.  Discover attractions of Podil such as Kyiv Funicular during the walking part of the tour. Pass by Kontraktova Square with a Ferris Wheel, Andriivsky Descent, and Samson Fountain. Experience Podil neighborhood which is a harmonious blend of rich history and modern vibe. It’s a popular place for citizens of Kyiv and its guests. Return to Poshtova Square after the walking tour and board a panoramic cruise boat for a 1-hour river ride. Sail along the Dnipro River, discover famous riverfront landmarks of the city, including the Arch of Friendship, Vydubitsky Monastery, Kyiv Pechersk Lavra, and Mother Motherland Statue.  Pass by Trukhaniv Island and Hydropark and glide under Pedestrian and Metro Bridges. Listen to the stories and facts your guide can share about the city.  Finish the tour, once the boat returns to the River Station.

Kyiv: Dnipro River Private Kayaking Tour

2. Kyiv: Dnipro River Private Kayaking Tour

Start with a private hotel pickup service by a friendly driver. Once you arrive at Hydropark, meet your guide and have a short safety briefing. After clear and easy instructions, feel ready to begin your engaging kayaking experience. Paddle behind your guide and see iconic waterfront attractions and the beautiful nature around you. Appreciate the excellent location of the Hydropark zone between the two banks of the Dnipro River, a green space close to the bustling city center. Glide down the river and enjoy the picturesque views and peaceful atmosphere. After the tour, choose to spend some free time on the beach or swim in the Dnipro River. This private kayaking tour is a fun activity for families, friends, or solo travelers. Once the tour is over, your driver will drop you off at your hotel.

Kyiv: Private Dnipro River Guided Boat Tour

3. Kyiv: Private Dnipro River Guided Boat Tour

Take a joyful private Dnipro River boat trip and contemplate picturesque waterfront sceneries in the company of a friendly local guide. No trip to Kyiv in the summertime will be complete without this tour. Once your driver picks you up from your hotel, you’ll arrive to the river station where the boat cruise will begin. The Dnipro River is without a doubt one of the symbols of Kyiv. It divides the city into the right and left banks, and you will also pass two large islands along the route – Truhaniv Island and Hydropark. Moreover, you will glide under several bridges and discover interesting facts about them. Parkovy Pedestrian Bridge will appear first on the waterway. It connects Podil district with a famous recreation zone of Trukhaniv Island. Next, the boat will continue gliding under the Metro Bridge. Built in 1965, it was the first bridge in Kyiv that had a metro line and a highway. After that, you’ll see a legendary Paton Bridge on the water route. Built in 1953, it is the oldest and the longest bridge in Kyiv. Being over 1500 meters long, Paton Bridge was the longest welded bridge at that time. Besides the bridges, you will contemplate such waterfront Kyiv attractions as an imposing statue of Mother Motherland, the People’s Friendship Arch in Kreschatyi Park and a breathtaking ensemble of the UNESCO listed Kyiv Pechersk Lavra. A beautiful panorama of the right bank of Kyiv covered with green trees will definitely hypnotize you. An amazing tour along the Dnipro River will bring you unforgettable impressions. When the tour is over and the boat returns to the river station, you will have some free time in the city.

Kyiv: VIP 2-Hour Private Yacht Trip with Drinks Included

4. Kyiv: VIP 2-Hour Private Yacht Trip with Drinks Included

Relax on the Dnipro River with your group of friends on an exclusive Azimut 46E, a luxury Italian yacht renowned for its design, comfort, and style. Have an unforgettable experience and take advantage of all the amenities you'd expect on a VIP yacht.    Included on board are 3 air-conditioned double cabins (2 with double beds and 1 with 2 single beds), 2 bathrooms with showers, a fully-equipped kitchen, a spacious sundeck, a hydraulic retractable ladder, a top-notch modern sound system, and a range of beverages for you to enjoy during your time on the yacht.


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What people are saying about Kyiv

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 1 reviews

The tour guide, Sasha, was on time and very knowledgeable of Ukraine history. The weather was perfect. Transportation from and to hotel was great. The price was reasonable. I have really enjoyed this trip. Thank you.

Excellent collection service. Excellent organization.