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“Must see place in Kiev”
24 May 2018
“Masterpiece of medieval Ukrainian architecture”
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Vydubytska vul. 40, Kiev 01013, Ukraine
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Entrance is free of charge. The nature is beautiful, monastery complex is very ancient-archeologists found out that the caves there are older than in Kievo-Pechersk Lavra!

Thank Ася И
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Built in XI century, great, calm place. But it is not easy to get there and back. I strongly recommend to take a taxi and then you will enjoy it.

1  Thank Olexander S
Reviewed 27 April 2018

We took Uber here as couldn't see how to get here by public transport. It was very nice, the complex of buildings isn't bit but there are quite a few buildings here. The monastery was built between 1070 and 1077 by Vsevolod, son of Yaroslav...More

Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We visited two buildings within the monastery complex. Both very interesting and very different. Entrance is free. Note that it is Irather a long way from the center of Kiev.

Thank Lovetotraveldubai
Reviewed 30 May 2017

There was no entrance fee but I would have paid to see this place. This monastery is not very big but fantastic. Yes it is different and all I can say don't miss it. We took a taxi as it is a bit of the...More

Thank sigzag
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Definitely worth a trip even in snowy December. We went with a local so braved the trolley bus from the metro which saved a hike along the immense highway. Apparently any bus journey is currently 3 Hrivna and forthcoming stops generally announced. The monastery complex...More

Thank VicsReviews
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Quiet, lovely, with a walk through a park to get there. What more could one want from a house of God? The sense of history (a Primary Chronicle copy was discovered here), the relative lack of tourists, the humble setting - Vydubychi is everything that...More

1  Thank Iljapriide
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Amazing to see the underground catacombs of this monastery. Excellently preserved and freely accessible.

Thank ewottermann
Reviewed 7 May 2016

I first visited this Monastery in 2004 and have returned to it on many occasions when I am in Kyiv. My 2016 visit was just as spiritual and awesome as my first visit. Beautiful grounds encompass several internal monastery buildings. The holiness of the place...More

1  Thank kolasa03148
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Well worth a quick visit ..... very nice & unique interior. Watch out for the scary Babushka guarding the front entrance, who was growling at me, for taking pictures :-))

Thank Rob G
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