Lychakiv Cemetery
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  • Lychakiv Cemetery Tour

    1. Lychakiv Cemetery Tour

    Lychakiv Cemetery – one of the oldest necropoleis in Europe, that covers the area of 40 hectares. There are more than 300,000 graves, and 500 sculptures at the cemetery. Many famous Ukrainian, Polish, German and Austrian people are buried in the center of it. Among the most famous: Solomiya Krushelnytska, Volodymyr Ivasjuk, Ivan Trush, Artur Grotger, Stephan Banakh, Ivan Franko. On this tour, you will see “the alley of fame” where popular writers, politicians, musicians are buried. Discover the most interesting and beautiful sculptures and chapels and hear the stories that are behind the monuments.

    Alexander was extremely knowledgeable about the site. He provided very in-depth information about a number of different people and graves in the cemetery. He also personalized the tour a bit to show specific areas based off of our questions.

  • Lviv: Guided Sightseeing Bus Tour

    2. Lviv: Guided Sightseeing Bus Tour

    You’ll start your tour at the main Greek Catholic church in Lviv, which was built in the 18th century by Bernard Meretin on the highest hill in the city. The facade of the church is one of the most striking national Baroque monuments, and is decorated with a sculpture of St. Yurii (St. George the Victorious). The interior of the cathedral is no less interesting due to its wonderful iconostasis and the pompous ambon, which is a place for sermons. The most mysterious place of the cathedral is the crypt under the altar, where a small dungeon serves as the tomb for bishops, priests, and monks. Your next destination will be Mount Vysokyi Zamok. Climbing up the mountain you will see the remains of an ancient royal castle, which long ago rose above the city and whose ruins will remind you of its former greatness. Traveling further up you will reach the lookout where you will...

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What people are saying about Lychakiv Cemetery

Alexander was extremely knowledgeable about the site. He provided very in-depth information about a number of different people and graves in the cemetery. He also personalized the tour a bit to show specific areas based off of our questions.

We got a wonderful informing tour by Inna. She was very friendly and kind. Very much recommended!