If you are not willing to spend too much during your stay in Kiev, there is a possibility to see lots of attractions for free.
- Stroll down the Andreevsky Descent
This picturesque street is one of the symbols of the city. It is a place where you will find many interesting museums, cozy cafés and restaurants. Moreover, there is an open-air market, where you can buy souvenirs, paintings and Ukrainian hand-made.
- Take a Walk in Kiev Parks
If you want to escape from the noise and hassle of a big city, numerous parks are waiting for you. You can either chose to visit some of the centrally located parks such as Mariinsky Park, T. Shevchenko Park, etc. or enjoy such peaceful locations as Goloseevsky Park or the Victory Park. It’s a great way to spend a day.
- Discover the Landscape Alley – a Joyful and Picturesque Place
Cute sculptures, funny monuments and stunning atmosphere are waiting for you at the Landscape Alley. Whenever you are travelling with kids or with friends, this is definitely the perfect place to have a rest and make stunning photos. Let the magic of the Landscape Alley take all your troubles away!
- Attend Modern Art Galleries
All the art lovers will find something to their taste in Kiev. For example, Pinchuk Art Center often hosts exhibitions of modern Ukrainian and international artists. Another place worth visiting is Gapchinska Gallery, where you will see the paintings full of tenderness and love of this famous Ukrainian painter.
- Cross the Pedestrian Bridge and Visit the Trukhaniv Island
This is the only bridge across the Dnieper River in Kiev that is constructed specifically for the pedestrian traffic. It leads to the Trukhaniv Island, which is a popular city resort. There are a lot of sand beaches, sport grounds and cafes there. In the summer months, this place is crowded with people, however it’s still a nice place to escape the heat and relax.
- Enjoy Stunning Views of Kiev from the Observation Decks
There are several places in Kiev with the best panoramas of the city where you may take amazing photos. One of them is an observation deck in the Park of Glory – you can admire the beautiful Dnieper River and the left bank from that point. Moreover, if you are in a good physical shape you can climb the Castle Hill and enjoy the view of the Andreevsky descent from the top of it.