The mansions of Pechersk district

 
 
 
 The aristocracy and the people - these are two nations in one state.
Benjamin Disraeli

In this excursion you will see this beautiful aristocratic district Pechersk. We’ll go down the Luteranskaya str. – a former dwelling place of the German community, see the Lutheran church (Kirche), the first building of the soviet era, the House with Chimeras - one of the main symbols of Kiev, the President’s Administration, the National Bank of Ukraine – one of the most beautiful banks of Europe, the “House of the Crying Widow” – the example of early Modernism, the “Chocolate house”, the house of Kovalevskiy – the imitation of medieval Italian castles, the Parliament building, the Maryinskiy palace built on order of the empress Yelisaveta Petrovna in the middle of the XVIII-th century, the House of Government, the mansion where the famous poet Alexandr Pushkin stayed at the beginning of the XIX-th century, the National museum of Art.
The tour "Mansions of Pechersk district" is for you if you want to know:

• from where Pechersk took its name?
• what is the oldest park in Kiev?
• what house was "smeared" with chocolate?
• where and why Kiev widow is crying ?
• how Gorodetsky built the "House with Chimeras"?
• what mansion is called the "Gingerbread Cottage"?

Objects: 
Luteranskaya str., Lutheran church, House with Chimeras, President’s Administration, the National Bank of Ukraine, the “House of the Crying Widow” , the “Chocolate house”, the house of Kovalevskiy, the Parliament building, the Maryinskiy palace, the House of Government, the National museum of Art, e.t.c.(List of objects and excursion route could be changed depending on a traffic situation and churches operating mode.)

Dress code:
casual

Our tourists photos you can find in our 
photo gallery.







 

Prices include:

Prices are per car/minibus/bus not per person and include your private tour guide, collection and return to your hotel or apartment but not entrance fees where applicable.

Type
Duration
1-3 pax
4-5 pax
6 and more
car/bus
 3 hours
2700 UAH
3300 UAH
req.
walking
2 hours
2100 UAH
2400 UAH
req.
 
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