Sightseeng tour+Pecherskaya Lavra+Saint Sophia Cathedral (5 hours )
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Sightseeng tour+Pecherskaya Lavra+Saint Sophia Cathedral (5 hours )

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Duration of the excursion - 5 hours.

During the tour you will experience ancient Kyiv, and also feel the rhythm of its modern life. You will see such sights as Volodymyrskyi Cathedral (stop and visiting), The National University named by Taras Shevchenko, The National Ukrainian Opera House, The Golden Gate, Saint Sophia Square, Saint Sophia Cathedral (without visiting), the monument to Bohdan Khmelnytskyi, Saint Michael Square, Saint Michael Church (stop and visiting), the monument to princess Olga, Andreevska Church, The Independence Square, The River Station, Funicular, Kontraktova Square, Gostynyi Dvir, Kyiv-Mohylyanska Academy, Monument to the founders of Kyiv "Lad’ya" , Motherland, Embankment of the Dnieper, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra.

Visiting of Kyiv Pechersk Lavra (bus excursion) – the spiritual heart of the capital, one of the first on the foundation of monasteries in Russia. Visit to the Caves, the Uspensky Cathedral, the belfry and the Trinity Church. Visit the Museum of Miniatures - a unique place of its kind, which contains well-known work of skilled craftsmen, and are 33 times smaller than its current size! Here you can really feel the city - in your hand! Visit the Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine. The museum features highly artistic products made ​​of platinum, gold, silver, decorated with diamonds, rubies, emeralds and other precious stones. The exhibition includes a collection of Scythian gold, art products Sarmatian tribes, ornaments of the ancient Slavs and the Kyiv Rus, the product of the Byzantine and Iranian masters. During the tour, you will plunge into the atmosphere of ancient Kyiv and feel the rhythm of its modern life. You will see attractions: Golden Gate, Saint Sophia's Cathedral, Saint Michael's Cathedral, Saint Andrew's Church, the Mariinsky Palace, Independence Square, Kyiv Opera House, and more.

Saint Sophia Cathedral is the oldest surviving churches in Kyiv. The cathedral was built by Prince Yaroslav the Wise in 1037. The grandeur of the cathedral with thirteen domes, was named in honor of the church of Saint Sophia in Constantinople. The first library and school of Kyivan Rus were located here. Hagia Sophia makes a lasting impression on its visitors with its frescoes and mosaics that have survived in their original form.

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