Your day trip to Kaniv will start from the pick-up from your Kiev hotel. The distance from Kiev to Kaniv is 160 km and you will enjoy a comfortable ride in a private vehicle with your local guide ... More info ›
Your day trip to Kaniv will start from the pick-up from your Kiev hotel. The distance from Kiev to Kaniv is 160 km and you will enjoy a comfortable ride in a private vehicle with your local guide. On the way to the Shevchenko National Preserve, you will get the introduction to the most significant facts of the life of Ukrainian poet.
It’s hard to overestimate the contribution of T. Shevchenko to the development of the literature not only in Ukraine but in the whole world. For example, his eternal collection of poetry “Kobzar” is translated to over than 100 foreign languages.
There is a Memorial Museum of T. Shevchenko, built in 1937 and renovated in 2010.
Another must-visit place in Kaniv is a folk museum Tarasova Svitlitsa, built in 1884 on people’s money.
After visiting these significant museums you will enjoy a pleasant walk through the cozy and peaceful territory of the Reserve and admire the view of the Dnieper River.
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Stop At: Kanev Nature Reserve, Shevchenko St., 108, Kaniv Ukraine
There are several museums of T. Shevchenko in various cities of Ukraine; however, the one in Kaniv is very special. One of the oldest Historical and Cultural Reserves of Ukraine is situated in a place where T. Shevchenko was buriedaccording to his will. You will discover the burial place of the poet on a high Tarasova Hill, overlooking the wide Dnieper River.
Duration: 1 hour