Venice Island Vacations
If you are staying in the area, why not spend a little time taking in colorful neighborhoods like Kiev, Right Bank - West and Left Bank - East.
Holiday makers in Venice Island, keen to deepen their appreciation of this area, will appreciate the nearby cultural attractions. Take a guided tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the wonderful artworks at Chernobyl Museum, Kiev Planetarium and the Mikhail Bulgakov Museum. Arts lovers can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as National Philharmonic and the Kiev Opera House. If you enjoy art museums and galleries, admire the local artwork and other exhibits at the National Art Museum of Ukraine and the Museum of Western and Oriental Art.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. Take some time out to see the locals at their relaxed best in public parks such as the A.V. Fomin Botanical Garden.
Some of Kiev's best attractions are in and around Venice Island, such as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Independence Square and the Saint Sophia Cathedral. Brush up on Kiev’s history by visiting Golden Gate and the Kiev Monastery of the Caves. Those with a passion for religious history will enjoy the serene atmosphere at the St. Andrew's Church.
Spend a few hours at Besarabsky Market for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
Sports lovers can cheer on Kiev favourites the FC Dynamo Kyiv soccer team in winter and the FC Arsenal Kyiv at the iconic Lobanovsky Dynamo Stadium, the city’s sporting heart and soul. Depending on the score, either celebrate or commiserate with friendly locals after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking a room at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks be sure to check out the Opera Hotel, the Hotel Khreschatyk, and the popular Hotel Lybid.