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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“Only 2km away - easy to get to by Uber. Brand new shopping mall with food and multiplex. Great for a rainy day.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Monastery
“Kyivo-Pechers’ka Lavra, also known as the Kiev Monastery of the Caves. Lavra was built in 1051 and it has been a preeminent center of Eastern Orthodox Christianity in Eastern Europe. Together with the Saint Sophia Cathedral, it is inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is a beautiful historical place, where you can get by 7 minutes walking from Tsytadelna. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Famous street where you can find variety of souvenirs, and also some local crefts and rare things. Must visit!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Park
“This is a city park near to Tarasa Shevchenko university. Don`t hesitate to lay down on the grass, or play chess with old man`s (be careful, they play well).”
  • 27 locals recommend
Park
“Cool and quiet park in city centre. Were we have celeb=rated our wedding day )))) ”
  • 17 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“In Arena city you can find a lot of restaurants, shops, bars and nightclubs. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Church
“Saint Sophia Cathedral in Kiev is an outstanding architectural monument of Kievan Rus'”
  • 26 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Top brands for women, men and children, home comfort, sports and travel + entertainment such as cinema, bowling, children center, as well as concerts, exhibitions and autograph sessions of the stars. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Plaza
“That's quite a romantic place in the evening with all the musical fountains. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“I recommend this place as contemporary art museum with exhibitions of famous young artists from Ukraine and all over the world. There is a white cafe on the top floor where you can enjoy city spirit. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Skating Rink
“Really cool place, it's decorated in a lot of styles (greek, chinese, hollywood area, etc.)”
  • 12 locals recommend
Stadium
“The basic principle of the main Arena of Ukraine provides creation of something bigger than just the stadium. The purpose - to present the object, which everybody likes to visit regardless of age.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Можно найти все необходимо: начиная от одежды и заканчивая продуктами. Есть фудкорт.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“SHOPPING FOR ANY BUDGET Recent brands for women, men and children, comfort, sport and travel. FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Cinema, bowling, children's entertainment center "HuliveriYa" as well as concerts, exhibitions and autograph sessions stars. SERVICES Beauty salon, bank, supermarket, car wash and more - all for your comfort. RESTAURANTS 3 15 conceptual restaurants and institutions with varied cuisine. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Road
“The main street of Kyiv. Monumentalism architecture, a lot of tourists, cafes, shops.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Opera House
“The building of the National Opera of Ukraine, was built in the style of the French Neo-Renaissance and continues to be one of the most famous ballet and opera centres in Europe.”
  • 19 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Ukrainian Restaurant
“Cheap canteen with a vast range of Ukrainian dishes, self service. Try 'Chicken Kiev' , varenyki and cherry pancakes.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Kanapa has a sophisticated twist on traditional Ukrainian cuisine, presented with a modern approach. Tasty, interesting, prices are above average. Great place for having a dinner.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Tasty food with amazing whiskey collection from around the World. Impeccable service. A bit expensive though”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Grill do Brasil - the best steak-house tradition brought from Brazil! RODIZIO - the most popular tradition of service of Brazilian cuisine, also known as "eat as much as you like" and this exact unique concept offers in this restaurant. IT IS MORE THAN ABOUT THE MEAT! *Rodizio - “spinning” A special type of service. **Gaucho - cowboy. There is so called specially trained chefs who roast meat, and spread and perfectly slice it. ***Caipirinha - a traditional drink of Cachaca (Cachaca), fresh lime, sugar and ice. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Ukrainian Restaurant
“The institution combines a restaurant, art space and a museum of three revolutions”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“Semi-experimental cousine, hard to guess what you want but you always get what you like.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Night Club
Indian Chinese Restaurant
“Decadence House — это ночной клуб для ярких, модных, веселых и желающих хорошо отдохнуть людей.”
  • 8 locals recommend

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