We are excited to welcome you to Kyiv!
Kyiv is a vibrant capital city and the center of the Ukrainian IT industry. It’s a safe and convenient destination with numerous UNESCO heritage landmarks, a rich culture and food scene, easy-to-use public transportation, and great accommodations at any price range.
Kyiv is the country’s largest city, with a population of four million. Sitting on the banks of the Dnipro River, it is one of the oldest cities in Europe, dating back to at least 500 AD.
The city boasts a thrilling array of diverse architecture, secret courtyards, quirky street art, and unexpected panoramas.
—Jubril Agoro, Passport Heavy (2018)
Traveling to Kyiv?
Where to stay?
There are many accommodation options in Kyiv—from 5-star hotels to cheaper hostels, from the business center ton a cozy historical neighborhood, you can definitely find an option that resonates with you. Check back soon for a list of specific recommendations of places to stay.
Though Kyiv is very populous—with almost 4 million residents—it is very easy to navigate. Taxis and rideshares abound, and the public transportation system is extensive and easily affordable. The subway system is also host to the world’s deepest subway station: the Arsenalna station on Kyiv Metro’s Red Line is located 105.5 meters below the surface.
The spring is a perfect time to enjoy the city to the fullest. Kyiv has a humid continental climate; the average daytime temperature in April is 13–14°C and gets warmer toward the end of the month.
We can’t wait to host you next year in Kyiv! Get inspired for your visit by watching this video: