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Human-size Sculptures of Kyiv

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    What to Expect
    During the walking tour guide will meet you near the entrance of Metro Station Khreschatyk and the tour start with the visit to the Central Park with the sculptures of two very popular in Ukraine ladies-poetess Lesya Ukrainka and actress Maria Zankovetskaya, then we will come to Zhaba (English - toad), a symbol of greediness.

    Next, we’ll bring you to the creator of Ukrainian Constitution  - Filip Orlik. Over 300 years ago he wrote it in the exile. It is believed that Orly airport in Paris is named after his estate there. Further, you will see a sculptor of the soviet-time “James Bond”, a character from the popular movies “The place to meet can’t be changed” situated near the gate of the Head office of Ukrainian Police. On Maydan Nezalezhnosti (Eng: Independent Square) you can check the sculptures to the Kiev’s founders Kyi, Shchek, Khoriv and their sister Lybid, sculpture of Cossack Mamay playing kobza near the Horse. Next stop is near the sculpture of architect Horodetsky who build the House with Chemairas were now is the official Presidential residence for official and diplomatic ceremonies. Horodetsky's unique architectural style earned him praise as the Antoni Gaudi of Kiev.     

    Finally, you see the sculptures of two Ukrainian actors. One of them is next to hi dachshund. Ladies visiting this sculpture are especially fond of sitting on the actor’s lap. Near by is the sculpture of the Polish architect who is presently more popular in Kiev than Emperor Nicolas I and Karl Marx. A little bit further at one of the t-junctures of Khreschatyk, our tour will end at the sculpture of one of the actors from the book The Golden Calf. Awarding to its actors he tried to steal money while crossing the street pretending he was blind and needed help.

    This tour will give you a chance to visit two lovely areas of Kiev – Central Park and Lipky and main street Khreschatyk and Independent Square with its old mansions larly Soviet apartment buildings constructed for senior officials.      

    This 2 hours walking tour give you chance to visit only a part of the Human-size sculptures in Down Town. If you like to see more sculptures around the city, you can take the 3 hour tour by car and the guide will pick-up you from the hotel.  
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    • 2-h walking tour option start at Khreshchatyk Metro Station, entrance to Institutskaya str. inside the building of the station with plate-meeting SCULPTURES TOUR.
    • 3-h tour by car option provides by pick-up from the Hotel. Please inform the suitable time meeting for the tour start in your booking. Your chosen the time departure in your booking.
    Traveler pickup is offered


    Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev. Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name, house number and street name. In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area. Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua


    Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev. Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name, house number and street name. In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area. Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua


    Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev.
    Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name,
    house number and street name.
    In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you
    in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area.
    Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua


    Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev.
    Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name,
    house number and street name.
    In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you
    in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area.
    Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua


    Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev.
    Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name,
    house number and street name.
    In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you
    in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area.
    Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua


    Traveler's centrally located Hotel or Apartment in Kiev.
    Please inform centrally address of your stay in Kiev in your booking with Hotel name,
    house number and street name.
    In case You don't know your pick up location in Kiev we can meet you
    in Downtown at the Hotel Ukraina, Lobby area.
    Hotel Ukraina: 4 Institutskaya street, 01001, Kiev, Ukraine, ukraine-hotel.kiev.ua
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Tour ends with the hotel drop-off.
    Inclusions
    • Private tour
    • Private guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Walking tour - Meeting centrally located point
    • Transport by private car or by minivan or by minibus
    • Learn about the Human-size sculptures of Kiev from professional guide
    • Know the architecture
    • Tour includes transportation and hotel pick-up and drop-off (except walking tour)
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Extra service
    • Transportation in case of walking tour
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Another language speaking guide is on request
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    • Argotour
    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Russian, Spanish
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