soviet-kiev-tour

Soviet Kiev Tour

Explore Soviet era architectural legacy in Kiev

Duration: this tour in flexible in time. We can make a tour from 3 hours to 6.

While Kiev is famous for its original 11-century sites, it still possesses numerous elements of the Soviet era. It’s none of a secret, Kiev was the third important city of the Soviet Union after Moscow and Leningrad. Thus, the Soviet government left its architectural legacy throughout the whole city.
During Soviet Kiev tour under the guidance of the Kiev private guide, you will discover the most impressive and grand constructions of the Soviet era.

You will find out the following interesting facts about Soviet Kiev:

  • Where and when in Soviet Kiev was built the first scyscaper;
  • The story about a Soviet monument construction that was built as a sign of friendship of nations and in modern days it has lost that original meaning;
  • How the deepest metro station in the world “Arsenalna” was constructed by Soviet engineers;
  • See the Monument to the Soviet workers, defenders of the gun factory “Arsenal” (1918) and discover the story why they are considered traitors of Ukraine in modern times.
  • Find out which futuristic Soviet hotel locals call ‘Grenade’;
  • Visit the iconic Soviet Motherland Monument and hear an interesting story of the planning and construction of this impressive monument.

And that’s only half of the facts you will know on this tour!

When it comes to having meals during this tour I will definitely take you to the Soviet-style restaurant with the interior and dishes of Soviet times.

Don’t hesitate! There’s no time like the present to book the tour!

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BEST KIEV GUIDE invites you to explore Soviet Kiev!