Tales of the ancient Podol

Tales of the ancient PodolOur company offers a great variety of tours  in Kiev, group and individual, walking and transport for foreigners and for locals. But there is one tour, that during which the most varied types of tourists fell in love with Kiev. This tour  is “Tales of the ancient Podol“.

Tales of the ancient PodolPodol is one of the oldest historical districts of Kiev. Its attractions are not as advertised among tourists, but its authenticity will delight you. After all, where else in Kiev  you will find many old narrow winding streets that curl under the historic Kiev hills. Podol is  the best place to spend a weekend. It has everything – hills with breathtaking views, old churches, ancient houses with legends. And it is very close to the Dnieper with its embankment  and bridges.

Our guide will show you the various attractions of this part of Kiev from different historical periods and architectural styles. We start a tour from St. Andrew’s Descent, “most Kievan among all streets of Kiev.” Be sure, we’ll enter the beautiful St. Andrew’s Church, admire the views of Kiev from its observation deck.

Tales of the ancient PodolThen the guide can show you the Castle Mountain, a place covered with legends. And after we go to trade part of Kiev – Kontraktova Square, where many attractions from different ages are concentrated: Contract house, Kiev-Mohyla Academy, Guest house, Church of Our Lady Pirogosha, Frolovskiy monastery, the house of Peter I, Sagaidachnogo street, funicular and much more surprising and interesting things.

We finish our tour at the Dnieper embankment in Kiev, a wonderful place to relax, to think and enjoy the view.

Tales of the ancient PodolDuration: 2-3 hours

Cost:  10 EUR / Hour