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Kiev: Poltava City Tour by Intercity Train with Museum Visit

Product ID: 170700
Discover the most popular travel attractions of Poltava on a one-day trip from Kiev by a high-speed intercity train. Poltava is a charming city with a rich historical and cultural heritage.
About this activity
Duration: 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pick-up from all hotels and apartments in Kiev to railway station.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the region, which is considered to be the cradle of Ukrainian language and literature
  • Find out more about the historical and cultural heritage of Poltava
  • Take a picture of the one-of-a-kind Dumpling Monument
  • Enjoy the most iconic city landmarks, such as the White Rotunda, Corpusniy Garden and the Glory Monument
  • Choose a visit to one of three interesting and informative museums
Full description
Take a 3-hour journey from Kiev to Poltava by highspeed train. Once in Poltava, meet your local guide and enjoy a 3-hour sightseeing city tour. Visit the historical part of the city, the Ivanova Mountain, known as the White Rotunda. Enjoy picturesque city views from the observation deck. Take a photo with the famous Dumpling Monument.

Next, the romantic Round Square and Corpusniy Garden founded in the 19th century. In the center of the garden and Round Square, see the Glory Monument, dedicated to the anniversary of the victory in the Battle of Poltava. Another must-see tourist attraction is the beautiful building of the Former Peasants Bank. It's famous for the unique figures of firebirds on the façade. After your sightseeing tour, enjoy some free time for shopping and lunch.

For the second part of the day, you can choose to visit one of the three museums:

• Poltava Museum of Local Lore (closed on Wednesdays). The exhibition has the most comprehensive collection of historical, cultural and ethnographic artefacts of the region.

• The Museum of Poltava Battle History (closed on Mondays). The exhibition is devoted to the Poltava Battle, which took place in 1709.

• Poltava Long-Range Aviation Museum (closed on Mondays). This open-air museum houses rare samples of military Soviet aviation.
Includes
  • Round-trip intercity train tickets Kiev-Poltava-Kiev (2nd class)
  • Professional guide in Poltava
  • Transportation via private vehicle in Poltava
  • Entrance tickets to one of the museums in Poltava
  • Hotel pick-up in Kiev (to railway station) and drop off at hotel in Kiev (from railway station).
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Organized by

Green Tour Ukraine

Product ID: 170700