Akhtyrka is located some 190 miles (306 kilometers) from Kiev, the capital of the Ukraine.
To enjoy this region in all it's variety, rent a vehicle and explore the natural and cultural sights around Akhtyrka. Sumy and Nesterenki are just two of the many other places worth visiting while you're in Kiev - Central Ukraine.
Organise transportation and visit Kharkiv, a major city for the region, situated about 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Akhtyrka. The place has a number of attractions, including National Aerospace University, Kharkiv National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet and Victory Square. Kharkov Historical Museum and Monument to T. S. Shevchenko are just a sample of the many other interesting visitor attractions that await.
Kiev - Central Ukraine offers visitors a number of cathedrals and other holy sites, great places to get a feel for the region's spiritual side.
Kiev - Central Ukraine is a good place to participate in a number of city walking tours that are offered here.
Truly connect with residents in the Ukraine by making use of a few day-to-day Ukrainian phrases and expressions. Why not try to pronounce "Chočeš zi mnoiu potanciuvaty?" In English, this means "Would you like to dance with me?" Or try "Zvidky vy?" (Where are you from?).
When the time comes to return home, you'll be bidding this special place a sad Do pobačennja (farewell).