Kyiv in 3 Hours – Main Sights and Hidden Gems

Explore the highlights of Kyiv on this 3-hour walking tour: top attractions and hidden spots, and tasting of Ukrainian snack “pirozhki”!

Duration: 3 hours
Type of tour: Walking Tour
Price: €70 for 1-4 people
To calculate the price of a bigger group, please contact me.
After 3 hours, each additional hour of the private guide services is €25.

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By the end of the tour you will know: 

  • why Golden Gate is called so, although it had never been gilded;
  • who was that famous Kyiv prince that historians call “father-in-law of Europe”; 
  • why the iconic St. Michael’s Cathedral became a touching place for Kyivans in modern times;
  • how many secrets St. Sophia’s Cathedral hides, standing in Kyiv for more than 1000 years; 
  • learn modern Ukrainian history from the murals on the walls of Kyiv buildings; 

You will taste delicious typical Ukrainian snack – “pirozhki” and traditional Ukrainian drink “uzvar” in the oldest bakery of Kyiv, since 1946
– You will admire stunning views on the city Left bank, Dnipro river, and Podil area from the panoramic viewing spots.

Main attractions visited on the tour:

Golden Gate, St.Sophia Cathedral, St.Michael’s Golden-Domed Cathedral, Andryivskyi Descent – “Montmartre’ of Kyiv, St.Andrew’s Church, stunning views on the Left bank, Dnipro river and Podil area from the panoramic viewing platform, Kyiv Old Hill, Independence Square – “Maidan”, Pedestrian-Bicycle bridge, People’s Friendship Arch, awesome Kyiv murals. All that and more interesting things are waiting for you on this tour!


  • Meet you at your hotel
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Ukrainian traditional snack and drink


  • Hotel drop off

Why take this Kyiv tour

  • The program combines seeing the main sights of the Old Town area and hidden spots of the city
  • Your Kyiv private guide is a caring, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic local
  • You pick the start time of the tour

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