Kharkiv - economic and cultural center of eastern Ukraine. The town was formed as an industrial and scientific center, so the city all the time attracts more and more people.
Acquaintance with Eastern Ukraine, are best to start with Kharkov. One and a half million city is located 450 km from Kiev. In Kharkov, there is an international airport that connects with the Kharkov Warsaw, Minsk, Istanbul, Tel Aviv, Kutaisi and other cities.
There is a convenient railway connection with Kiev, the Dnieper, Zaporozhye, Odessa. A trip to Kiev by express train takes about five hours and will cost about 12 euros.
Most of the attractions are concentrated in a small area in the city center. To view the main ones will be only need two days.
The city's architecture was formed before the revolution, then was built historical city center and in the 20-30's. the last century, when Kharkiv was the capital of the Ukrainian Soviet Republic.
That is why in the city you will find a combination of different architectural styles. The main attractions of Kharkov concentrated around two main areas. Constitution Square and Freedom Square.
Constitution Square - the historical center of the city, is a place where infancy Kharkiv, the city built a fortress and the first church. Architecture Freedom Square is connected with Kharkiv as the Ukrainian SSR capital, the architectural complex was built in the twenties of the last century.
Derzhprom, created in the style of constructivism - in 1927 is the first Soviet skyscraper been built. This is the architectural dominant of the square.
The dimensions the square even now is impressive, it is considered to be the largest square in Ukraine.
Around Freedom Square are located Kharkiv University corps, Kharkiv hotel and the city park.
Guests of the city will be interesting to walk through the alleys of Gorky Park, visit Ecopark and buy something interesting in the central market.
Your English-speaking guide in Kharkov can arrange a trip to Kharkiv region, Svyatogorsk Lavra, Poltava or Slavyansk.
To order a tour of the Kharkov contact with a guide on the phone: +380937685359
or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Total comments: 0|