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Interesting places in

my country

Prepared by Arsen Shtanko


Gymnasium # 6 Poltava , Ukraine
Places of Interest in
Ukraine
Ukraine is one of the oldest and most beautiful
countries in East Europe. In ancient times it was
known as Kievan Rus , that is why its current
capital is named Kiev. The country has a
fascinating history and rich culture. Apart from
historic monuments, churches, museums,
palaces, Ukraine is full of natural wonders , such
as mountains, beaches, rivers, and simply
beautiful landscapes. Perhaps most of all the
locals like visiting the Carpathian Mountains
region, especially in winter. It's considered to be
the Green Pearl of Ukraine.
Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine. This place is a mix of
green areas, forests, meadows and humans
living in a harmony with nature. The largest and
the most beautiful city of sights is Kiev, of
course. Millions of tourists visit it every year to
see the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra, the Dnipro River, St.
Sophia's Cathedral, the Mariyinsky Palace, the
Khreschatyk and other places of interest.
The oldest church in the capital is St. Sophia's
Cathedral, which was built in 1037. For many
centuries it was an important cultural and political
center of Kievan Rus. It is highly recommended to
the visitors of Kiev to stroll along the ancient
street of Adriyivsky Uzvis which is now the home
to numerous art galleries, cafes and exhibits
People say that one of the most beautiful cities in
Ukraine is Lviv. It is a very poetic city of ancient
and relatively new architecture. It is striking for
the harmonious blend of landscape and
architecture. Although the city suffered from
destruction and rebuilding the old section has
preserved its unique charm.
Tunnel of love is the most romantic place in
Ukraine The small town Klevan in Rivno
district all at once has become popular in
Ukraine and even in Europe thanks to
amazing length of railway, surrounded by
trees. Tunnel of love in Rivne (Ukraine) has
recently become popular as nobody heard
about that place for many years.
High Castle is a range of attractions. Here is park
"High Castle", which was founded in 1835,
ancient settlement of the city, grotto and
sculptures of lions, and the actual remains of the
High Castle, which was built in the 13th century
under the leadership of Galicia-Volyn Prince Lev
on Castle Hill.

The city is clearly visible from the High


Castle. To climb here to overcome is
more than 123 meters up.