The main tree of Ukraine on Sophia Square in Kyiv entered the rating of the most beautiful Christmas trees in Europe, according to the official website of the best travel destinations in Europe Europe Best Destination. This year it took 13th place and was ranked among the trees from Poland and Italy. The first place was taken by Malta's Christmas tree, which is made from 4,500 recycled bottles.
''The Capital of Ukraine is a perfect destination for travellers looking for authenticity, snow, tradition. There is not one but several Christmas markets in Kyiv. You can admire one of the most beautiful Christmas trees in Europe on St. Sophia Square. The Kyiv City Council does not do things by halves since this real tree is decorated with tens of kilometres of garlands. The Christmas market is open to visitors from 14th December to 20th January,'' the website says.