During this tour you will be able to see the medieval part of the city, and enjoy its peculiar atmosphere and medieval romance, formed by centuries. You will hear stories and legends that will allow you to get to know the city that is considered to be Ukraine’s number-one tourist destination.
Lviv has layers of history: Ukrainian, Polish, Austrian, Jewish, Hungarian and even Armenian. This is reflected in the city's culture and architecture. Being the heart of the Western Ukraine, it is called as one of the main cultural centers of the country.
During the tour led by an English-speaking guide, you will see the amazing Opera House, an architectural gem of the city. This magnificent building constructed in the Neo-Renaissance style in 1901 will make you feel the great and overwhelming power of art. You will also see the marvelous and unique Lviv Statue of Liberty, one of the world’s most unique reincarnations of New York’s famous Statue of Liberty that is known to be called the “lazy statue”.
The tour will include the most astounding and beautiful churches and cathedrals. You will discover an example of gorgeous architectural combination of various styles, the Armenian Cathedral, the stunning Latin Cathedral built in the 14th century, the Assumption Church which has served as the center of Orthodox Christians spiritual life for centuries and other constructions.
Moreover, you will be inspired by the romantic atmosphere of wonderful buildings, located on Market Square (Rynok Square), which was declared a UNESCO world heritage site, together with the Old Town of Lviv. You will also explore the oldest pharmacy in Lviv, founded in 1735. Beside the unique pharmacy, you will be able to visit the museum itself, which has a very rich collection of rare exhibits, gathered by pharmacists, scientists and enthusiast-collectors.
Find the time to travel to Lviv, the city which ambience will definitely fascinate you!
Duration: 3 hours
Price for walking tour: 50 EUR.
Looking for a local guide in Lviv? Itinerary can be customized to special interests. To book this tour, please CONTACT UA Destination team.