Tour around Kiev: Aristocratic Lipki (photo, description, price)

Tour around Kiev: Aristocratic Lipki (photo, description, price)This is our best walking tour around Kiev. Together with the guide you will plunge into the atmosphere of the life of Kiev aristocracy of the late nineteenth – early twentieth century. No virtual tour of Kiev can match the beauty that you will see with your own eyes. Lipki is the most luxurious and romantic district of Kiev.

Tour around Kiev: Aristocratic Lipki (photo, description, price)During this tour, the guide will show you Gorodetsky Street, the Passage with a monument to the extravagant, mystical, but certainly talented architect of Kiev – Vladislav Gorodetsky. Then you will see the theater named after Ivan Franko, the administration of the president. And further in front of you will open a wonderful, mysterious and mystical House with chimeras. The guide will tell you many amazing stories about it, but be sure that there are no less interesting and beautiful mansions of Lipki ahead of you, such as Lieberman’s mansion, the house of a weeping widow, the Chocolate House, the Kovalevsky mansion, Uvarova’s house and many others.

You will have the opportunity to see at once two palaces of the eighteenth century: Klovskiy and Mariinsky. Then the tour route will take place in Kiev parks. Here the guide will show you the Devil’s Bridge, a water museum, an observation deck with a view of the Dnieper and Podil, the House of Merchants’ Assembly; also you will hear the most extraordinary stories related to these places.

DSC2629This fascinating tour to the habitat area of the Kiev aristocracy – Lipki, tells you about the life of the Kiev aristocrats, the customs and habits of bohemia in the most luxurious area of the city.

After all, it was originally located between suburban estates, then the most expensive and beautiful income houses in Kiev, in the secular period – houses in the styles of constructivism for the party elite.

Tour around Kiev: Aristocratic Lipki (photo, description, price)Duration: 2-3 hours

Cost: 10 euro per hour