Cherchez la femme! Famous women of Kharkov

Cherchez la femme! Search a woman! What face at Kharkov - a woman's or a man's? Today we will talk about the famous women of Kharkov ... Each of them has its own unusual story !!!

 What can you find out on this excursion:

- who lived in an old house on the street Kontorskoy;

- which of the women became the first Hero of the Soviet Union;

- How many films L. Gurchenko starred;

- How many outstanding remarkable women gave the world Kharkov!

In the excursion program: transport and excursion maintenance, thematic excursion, the Kharkov Municipal Gallery, the K. Shulzhenko Museum, the Grizodubov Museum.

This excursion is about women, and women are always a spring mood, love and hope!


a thematic tour of Kharkov from the tour operator "Navigator Ukraine"

Duration of the tour

4 hours


We offer for an additional fee:

- lunch at the cafe (from 100 UAH per person);

- dry ration (from 60 UAH per person);

- lunchboxes (from 90 UAH per person);

kulesh (from 60 UAH per person).



Type of tour


Excursion program

The history and spiritual life of Kharkiv is inextricably linked with many outstanding personalities, among which a special place is occupied by women. 

Who are they, the most famous Kharkiv women? Kharkov presented the world with the genius K. Shulzhenko and L. Gurchenko, outstanding actresses N. Uzhviy, N. Fateev. E. Yakovlev; 
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Ballerina Ida Rubinstein, teacher, writer and enlightener H. Alchevskaya, pilot hero V. Grizodubova, a whole bunch of artists and representatives of bohemia, such as M. Raevskaya-Ivanova, Zinaida Serebryakova, Sinyakov’s sister; and also Dr. L. Malaya, athlete Y. Klochkova ...
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Each of these wonderful women can devote a separate excursion, but ... let's try to tell a little about each. 

Outstanding Ukrainian artist Zinaida Serebryakova, who lived in Kharkov in the 20-s of the last century in a house that has survived on the street in Kontorskaya.
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Lyudmila Gurchenko is a theater and film actress, a legend of Soviet cinema. In her biography - playing in the theater and roles in almost a hundred films, including such masterpieces as "Carnival Night", "Station for Two", "Love and Doves". 

Valentina Grizodubova - the legendary pilot, commander of the men's air regiment, the first woman to become the Hero of the Soviet Union.
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It is possible to visit the museum of KI Shulzhenko, the museum of the Grizdubov family, the Kharkov Art Museum or the Kharkov Municipal Gallery, where the works of contemporary masters of art, including women, are presented!

The cost per person in UAH.

"Number of paid places + free"

50 + 4

44 + 10

40 + 14

36 + 18

30 + 24

25 + 4

16 + 2,
17 + 3, 20 + 4
4 hour excursion









transport service by Euroclass luxury buses (WW, Renault, Mersed, Scania, MAN, DAF, etc.), escorting the group by guide, excursion service, medical insurance and accident.


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