Kiev Pechersk Lavra Tour
This tour will take you to the oldest and the most beautiful cathedral in Ukraine,
Kiev Pechersk Lavra, also known as the Kiev Monastery of the Caves.
It is a historic Orthodox Christian monastery which gave its name to one of the city
districts in Kiev.
This tour includes:
- Hotel pick up
- Using Kievan Metro and visiting the deepest metro station in the world
- Entrance tickets
- Visiting 3 different churches and caves
- Hotel drop off
Duration: 2 hours
for 1 person - $30
2-3 guests - $20 each
4-10 guests - $15 each
Kiev Pechersk Lavra – a sacred center of harmony and tranquility
In the Orthodox world only five monasteries are perfectly known. The most ancient among them is the Kiev Pechersk Lavra. It is the world-famous place of pilgrimage for Orthodox Christians. Having inherited an example of the ancient Alexandrian hermits, the monks lived, prayed, and were buried in man-made caves.
The name “Pechersk” occurs from the word “caves” which are on this territory. There lived monks. The kilometers of the caves are deeply inside of Pechersk Lavra, they include more than 200 relics of holy saints. The monks` recluses differed in morality and asceticism. These standards attracted to the monastery smart and noble people. Great Lavra monastery became some kind of the academy for the Orthodox hierarches.
Lavra is an honorable name which gave to such a giant, important, and considerable location. It is sacred and special place for everyone. Pechersk Lavra in Kyiv is a shrine place. There you can think about your life, the life of people around you, and there you can pray. The foundation of the monastery was done in 1051. Since then, the spiritual life is in blossom on the Dnieper slopes.
It is a beautiful example of Ukraine Baroque. Ukraine Lavra is one of the oldest monument buildings in the world. All tourists are lucky. You have an opportunity to see all the complex which is restored and renewed. You can admire this sacred gorgeous place Kievo Pechersk Lavra caves monastery with calm aura. A complex was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. It is a great achievement. The territory hosts cultural and historical museums, Lavra art gallery, different exhibitions of private collections, and so others.
Kievo Pechersk Lavra is a “must see” place to visit. For everyone. And we will help you on it.
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