Tourism in Ukraine
Ukraine is a country with a developing tourism industry, annually visited by more than 20 million tourists (24,7 million in 2013), mainly from Eastern and Western Europe, the USA and Japan.
The sphere of tourist interests includes both active rest and sports tourism (rock climbing, ski mountaineering, etc.), and informative travelling - archaeological and religious monuments.
Travelling around Ukraine can be beneficial to your health. There are a lot of different health resorts situated almost in every region. Also, Ukrainian cuisine is extremely diverse and delicious.
Visit Ukrainian cities
Kiev (Kyiv) - the historical capital of the Kievan Rus’ state and present Ukraine standing on the Dnieper River. It is often called “the mother of all Russian towns”. The city has a number of ancient cathedrals and monasteries, wide boulevards, beautiful views and diversity of various cultural institutions.
Lviv is a medieval “old town” known for its unique architecture with Polish and German elements.
Odessa is a port city on the Black Sea with a lot of beaches and unique mixture of different cultures.
Chernihiv - an ancient city with numerous ancient architectural monuments.
Dnepropetrovsk - a city with numerous monuments, interesting museums and Europe’s longest quay - 23 km.
Kharkov is a comparatively young city, the first capital of the Soviet Ukraine with unique architecture, numerous monuments, theaters, museums.