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Andriyivski Uzviz

Kiev, Ukraine (Lypky)
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Ranked #12 of 405 Attractions in Kiev
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The walk down it is rich in history, culture and ofcourse tourists. The 1 km or so will take you only 15 mins but due to all the sights on your way down you are guranteed to spend an hour or two . From the church at the top to Bulghakov's House & Museum and the stalls in between; you... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

It's a nice walk (if you go down the road from Saint Sophia / Saint Michael to Podil neighborhood), full of stalls selling art and souvenirs.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Fantastic long winding street downhill (you can take the nearby funicular back up) past an incredible cathedral with brilliant views, tons of souveneir stands & a huge selection of excellent quality affordable oil & acrylic on canvas paintings

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Kroer
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We always go down here, the market is amazing and you can buy anything from old Soviet watches (genuine, from the 50s) to insects from the Amazon. There are cafes and restaurants all the way down, and you passs by the gorgeous St. Andrew's church. At the end of Andrivska you end up in Podil which is an amazing part... More

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Perth, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

a wooden barocco style church without bells by Rastrelli is a must! Very special atmosphere. It is allowed to take pictures inside.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

just a street/market with overpriced things. some of the stuff is acctually really cool though cheaper in Ivano Frankivsk

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Kiev, Ukraine
Top Contributor
196 reviews 196 reviews
33 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Starting from Sofinska square (dont start from podol unless you are ready to walk upstream like a salmon for over one hour), stop on the way to the most beautiful church: s.Andrew , walk along beautiful baroque buildings, stop for lunch at my favorite Kanapa haute ukranian cuisine or resist and continue down until Podol. Reward yourself with Thai or... More

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Berkeley CA
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81 reviews 81 reviews
34 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

An interesting walk for galleries, old postcards, used cameras, and tourist stuff (T-shirts, shot glasses). But there are more important sights.

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Top Contributor
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29 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The street is full of vendors from silly souvenirs to art work. There are numerous restaurants with a wide variety of cuisine. Walking can be tiring going uphill, so plan a one way trip down to Podil.

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Chisinau, Moldova
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It's a nice place, but would be better when all the reconstruction will be done. And a hint... when going down the street, at your left you'll see some black stairs. Climb up and some nice panoramas will open up on Zamkova Gora(Castle Hill)

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