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Interesting objects of Ukraine

Historical, architectural, natural sights of Kharkov and Ukraine

The Svyatogorsky Holy Assumption Zimensky Monastery is comfortably located on the Holy Hills above the Luga River near the village of Zimno, a few kilometers from the city of Vladimir-Volynsky in Volhynia. Nature here is striking with its beauty and splendor. Pilgrims are met with a pacifying silence, peace and singing of birds.

The Golden Gate of Kiev is an architectural monument of the 11th century, one of the main fortifications of the city.

The sights of Lviv, in addition to the architectural monuments of the city itself, include castles in the Lviv region. Lviv region is rich in castles, one of which is Zolochiv Castle.

The capital of Prykarpattya Ivano-Frankivsk deservedly is known not only as a "gateway to the Carpathians", but also as a "small Lviv" with its medieval roots, European charm and modern curiosities.

Tasty, sweet name for this city in Slobozhanschina! Scientists are still breaking their spears in an attempt to find the basis of the grape sweetness of this toponym. The most reliable version seems to be the one that originates from the tributary of the Donets, the river Izemyts and the Izyumsky ford, near which a settlement once arose.

Kharkiv Historical Museum has one of the largest collections of exhibits in Ukraine, numbering almost 250 thousand copies.

 

Kamyanets-Podilskyi is a pearl of Ukraine, a tourist mecca, an ancient city located on the high slopes of the Dniester Canyon. The city was founded during the times of Kievan Rus as a powerful fortress at the intersection of trade routes from east to west.

The Kharkov cable car is located on the territory of Gorky Park and passes over Sarzhin Yar, where you can see Pavlovo Pole - one of the old districts of modern Kharkov.

 

Kanev is a city in the Cherkassy region on the Dnieper River, inextricably linked with the name of the genius of the Ukrainian people Taras Shevchenko. It is interesting that the name of the city has Turkic roots. "Kanev" is the "place of blood" or "khan's transportation".

 

The National Historical and Cultural Reserve "Kachanovka", picturesquely spread outand the bank of the Smosh River in the Chernigov region, - is a vivid example of manor architecture and cultural center of its time.

Kvasy is a Hutsul village in Transcarpathia, in the valley of the Black Tisa River, famous for its mineral waters, beautiful Carpathian nature and the Gornaya Tisa sanatorium. The name of the village comes from the phrase "leavened (sour) water", which is how mineral water is called in the Gugul region.

The capital of Ukraine - Kiev - is the historical, political and cultural center of our country. This is the city where state authorities, headquarters of foreign organizations, offices of the largest Ukrainian companies and public organizations are located. In addition, Kiev is the center of Christianity and one of the oldest cities in Eastern Europe, the historical sights of which are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

On the high hills of the right bank of the Dnieper, the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra crowned with golden domes rises majestically - the inheritance of the Blessed Virgin, the cradle of monasticism in Russia and the stronghold of the Orthodox faith.

What is interesting is this small village, lost in the vastness of Ukraine in the Kovel region of the Volyn region? And the fact that in This village in 8 km from Lutsk was spent by an outstanding Ukrainian poetess, daughter of our people Lesya Ukrainka (Larisa Kosach).

The standard tour program for Zaporozhye includes a visit to the "Horse Theater". Stylized Cossack Life in the Cradle of the Cossacks Hortytsы, lunch, a glass of vodka and mandatory presentation - that's far from an incomplete range of services.

Korobov Khutora is a tourist "pearl" of Slobozhanshchina. Koropovo village, known as the Korobov Khutora resort, is the center of the Gomolshansky Les National Forest, which is one of the state-level nature protection facilities.


 

The ancient city of Korosten on the banks of the Uzh River is one of the oldest cities in Ukraine, the former capital of the Drevlyans. For the first time inaccessible fortresscommemorated in the "Tale of Bygone Years" under the 705 year, that's why this year is consideredthe date of its foundation.

 

Korsun-Shevchenkovsky State Historical and Cultural Reserve is a cross-cultural tourist site that was created in 1994 to protect the monuments of nature, history and culture of the region. The total area of ​​the reserve is more than 100 hectare.

Kosiv - a city in the Ivano-Frankivsk region, located at an altitude of 450 m above sea level at the foot of the Pokut-Bukovina Carpathians, the real capital of Hutsul folk art. The territory of the Kosovskiy district belongs to the National Natural Park "Hutsulshchina". 

The church of Peter and Paul of the Jesuit Order is a baroque shrine, the largest and most mysterious church in Lviv, which was built in 1610-1630. 

It is here, in Dikanka, grow famous Kochubei oaks, whose age is approximately 800 years. These mighty giants, whose trunks reach a meter and a half in diameter and a height of 20-22 m.

A hundred kilometers southwest of Kharkov, near the border with the Poltava region, is the 20-thousandth city Krasnograd. History the appearance of the district center dates back to the beginning of the 17th century, when the general and head of the landminitsky regiments of Ukraine Alexey Tarakanov laid a fortress not far from the Berestovaya river.

Krasnokutsky dendropark - one of the oldest dendroparks in Ukraine - is called the pearl of Slobozhanshchina. It was laid in place of Krasnokutsky Peter and Paul monastery, which was built by settlers from Korsun.

Kremenets is a small town in Galichina, which lies in the middle of the Kremenets Mountains on the bank of the Irva River. The name comes from flint - a mineral, which is in large quantities present in the rock.

A few tens of kilometers from the city of Khmelnitsky is one of the wonders of Ukraine - Medzhybizh Castle, which in its scale, beauty and popularity is not inferior to Kamenets-Podilsky Fortress and Khotyn Castle.

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