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Kiev Destination Guide

Explore Kiev in Ukraine.

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Kiev in the region of Misto Kyyiv with it's 2,514,227 inhabitants is located in Ukraine and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Kiev in Ukraine

Time in Kiev is now 05:38 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Kiev" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Chişinău, Rechytsa, Minsk, Mazyr, Homyel or Cherkasy. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 52 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1019.1 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)
Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Friday, 28th of April 2017
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)

Videos

The 1st VIDEO of the 1st Trip of the Kie...

00:44 min ( June 10, 2012 by Mykola40)
Views: 90 - Rating: 5/5

Kiev Steam Locomotive in Action! The first trip of the Kiev Tourist train with the Steam Locomotive traction. The route around the historical places of Kyiv City. The Trip Duration is about 2 hours, t...

Queen + Adam Lambert A Trip To Kiev

03:24 min ( July 04, 2012 by MrGuitarPrayer)
Views: 322 - Rating: 5/5

Visiting Kiev Especially for the Queen concert. This is a sequence starting from The Central Railway Station and ending up in front of the stage. Part One


Berlin-Kiev July 2010

04:17 min ( February 10, 2011 by violinspecialist)
Views: 1,349 - Rating: 5/5

Train trip to Kiev, Moscow and St. Petersburg July-August 2010 Part 1: Berlin - Kiev, Filmed 29 - 31 July 2010. - Berlin Alexanderplatz & Fernsehturm; - By train to Kiev (filmed on Ukraine railroad); ...

SEAL in Kiev/Ukraine 23 11 2012

08:20 min ( November 25, 2012 by Marina Zagorska)
Views: 232 - Rating: 5/5

SEAL 23


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Kiev during the next days.

26
Apr
2017

International Education, Emigration And Property Expo 2017

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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04
May
2017

XIV International Conference “BLACK SEA GRAIN-2017”

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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05
May
2017

Mov-21

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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06
May
2017

Lisi Wood

Beginning: 11:59 pm (23:59).
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Eagles & Butterflies

Beginning: 11:59 pm (23:59).
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08
May
2017

Eurovision Song Contest 2017 - 1st Semi Final - Jury Rehearsal

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Semi-Final 1 - Jury Rehearsal - Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
More on eventful.com.

09
May
2017

Eurovision Song Contest 2017 - 1st Semi Final

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

Semi-Final 1 - Family Rehearsal - Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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Semi-Final 1 - Live Show - Eurovision Song Contest 2017

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

St Andrew's Church, Kiev

The Saint Andrew's Church is a major Baroque church located in Kiev, the capital of Ukraine. The church was constructed in 1747–1754, to a design by the Imperial Russian architect Bartolomeo Rastrelli. It is sometimes incorrectly referred to as a cathedral. The Saint Andrew's Church overlooks the historic Podil neighborhood, situated on a steep hill to which the church gave its current name—Andriyivska Hill.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.45, 30.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Art museums and galleries in Ukraine, Churches in Kiev, Museums in Kiev, Religious buildings completed in 1754, Religious museums, Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church church buildings

Ukrainian State

Ukrainian State (Ukrainian: Українська держава, Ukrayinska Derzhava) (sometimes also named as The Hetmanate) was a anti-socialist government that existed on the most of territory of Ukraine (except for the West Ukraine). It was installed after the socialist-lenient Central Council of the Ukrainian People's Republic was dispersed on 28 April 1918.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.45, 30.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1918 disestablishments, Areas of traditional spread of Ukrainians and Ukrainian language, Cossack Hetmanate, Former Slavic countries, Germany–Ukraine relations, History of Ukraine, Post–Russian Empire states, Provisional governments, States and territories established in 1918, Ukrainian People's Republic, Ukrainian-speaking countries and territories

Maidan Nezalezhnosti

Maidan Nezalezhnosti is the central square of Kiev, the capital city of Ukraine. One of the main city squares, it is located on the Khreshchatyk Street. The square has been known under many different names, but it became known simply as the Maidan due to the political events that took place there in 2004 after the Ukrainian accession to independence.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.45, 30.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:National squares, Squares in Kiev

Church of the Tithes

The Church of the Tithes or Church of the Dormition of the Virgin (Ukrainian: Десятинна Церква, Desiatynna Tserkva; Russian: Десятинная Церковь, Desyatinnaya Tserkov') was the first stone church in Kiev. Originally it was built by the order of Grand Prince Vladimir (Volodymyr) the Great between 989 and 996 by Byzantine and local workers at the site of death of martyrs Theodor the Varangian and his son Johann.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.45, 30.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:10th-century church buildings, 1240 disestablishments, 996 establishments, Buildings and structures demolished in 1935, Churches in Kiev, Churches in Ukraine, Demolished churches in the Soviet Union, Former buildings and structures of Kiev, Kievan Rus', Religious buildings completed in 1842, Stone churches, Vasily Stasov buildings and structures

Khreshchatyk

Khreshchatyk is the main street of Kiev, Ukraine. The street has a length of 1.2 km. It stretches from the European Square (northeast) through the Maidan and to Bessarabska Square (southwest) where the Besarabsky Market is located.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.45, 30.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Shopping districts and streets, Streets in Kiev

Quote of the moment

When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.

Susan Heller