Reasons to Book Cheap Kiev Flights
The capital and largest city of Ukraine, Kiev is located in the north central part of the country on the Dnieper River. It is a significant educational, cultural, and scientific center of Eastern Europe. The city is verdant and boasts several beautiful parks and gardens. Kiev is also known for its spectacular churches and cathedrals attracting tourists from all over the globe. Most of the tourist attractions in Kiev are located in the city center or just a short metro ride away.Pechersk Lavra (Caves Monastery)
The premier attraction of Kiev, Pechersk Lavra stands on a hill overlooking the Dnieper River. The Lavra is divided into two parts - Upper Lavra and Lower Lavra. Upper Lavra has lots of museums and churches. Some of the major attractions in Upper Lavra are Great Bell Tower, Church of the Assumption, Museum of Historic Treasures, and Museum of Micro-miniatures. Lower Lavra features hundreds of narrow passages and caves where monks once worshiped and lived. More than 100 of these monks lie mummified in the niches lining the subterranean streets.St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery
Located in the city center, St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery is named after the patron saint of Kiev. The monastery was originally built in the 12th century but was destroyed by the Soviets in 20th century. It was rebuilt and officially reopened in 1999. Some of the remarkable buildings here are cathedral, a refectory and a massive bell tower entrance.Gryshko National Botanical Garden
Gryshko National Botanical Garden features thousands of plants, trees, and flowers from various regions of Ukraine and throughout the world. In addition, there’s a palm house, butterfly enclosure, children's playground, and tropical house with numerous fish and reptiles.