General Travel Advice


Ukraine is a European state in Central and Eastern Europe, with the largest territory among other European countries. The capital of Ukraine is Kiev. Ukraine is a unitary state and a parliamentary-presidential republic. The official language is Ukrainian, and Russian is also widely spoken.

The official currency in Ukraine is the hryvnia, so before the trip it is worth taking care of the availability of necessary funds.

Most of the population in Ukraine profess Orthodoxy, the main holidays are the New Year (January 1), Christmas (January 7) and Easter.

Located in Central European Europe, Ukraine has a temperate continental climate (on the southern coast of the Crimea – subtropical, Mediterranean type). The best time to visit Ukraine is summer, late spring, and early autumn.