Welcome to Ukraine!

Ukraine is the second largest country in Europe. It occupies an area of 603 700 km2. The neighbouring countries are Belarus, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia and Slovakia. In the south it is washed by the Black and the Azov Seas. The major part of the country is flat and only 5% of it is mountainous. The capital of Ukraine is Kyiv.

Interesting facts about Ukraine

  • The small town of Rakhiv in Western Ukraine is considered to be the geographical center of Europe.
  • Arsenalna is the world’s deepest metro station (105.5 metres).
  • The shortest main city street is Khreshchatyk Street in Kyiv. 
  • The world’s biggest plane An-225 Mriya was created in Kyiv.

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St Sophia's Cathedral in Kyiv

Have you ever been to Ukraine?

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Golden Gate in Kyiv

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Andrew's Church in Kyiv

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