Visit Lovely Lviv on Private Sightseeing Tours for Charm and Uniqueness
The charm of Lviv, a Ukrainian city, is apparent the moment you arrive. It is located in western Ukraine and only approximately 70 kilometres from the Polish border. The best way to take advantage of the attractions in this city is on private sightseeing tours otherwise you are sure to miss places and things that make this city so unique.
There is a wonderful blend of charm, rustiness, architecture and friendliness that warms the hearts of all who visit. While there are tourists here and they cater for tourists, it is not as popular as other cities and this is a good thing. It is not overcrowded with tourists, guided tours are small and compact, no queues and best of all there is time for the very welcoming locals to interact with you.
This is by no means a boring city, just because there are not many tourists, there is still a lively atmosphere, great places to visit, thrilling activities and festivals that last days!
Top 10 Things to Do in Lviv
Walk Through the Heart of Lviv, Rynok Square, on a City Tour
Rynok Square can be translated as Market Square and is the inevitable place to visit when a city tour of Lviv. It is a place you will wander through going to many fascinating places found in Lviv. This Square is UNESCO listed since 1998.
Other interesting things to see and do in Lviv include visiting the many stunning architectural buildings and museums, monuments, hear the legends on guided tours of city streets or explore the depths of underground labyrinths.
Activities which can be found here are biking tours, horseback riding tours, Hot air balloon tours, river rafting tours or hiking tours to name just a few.
Travel Tips for Lviv
Weather wise the best time to visit the city of Lviv is during the months of May, June, July, August and September. May and September tend to be cheaper months to visit with fewer crowds and more comfortable private guided tours. However, do not be surprised with rain showers through May to July. April and October have tolerable weather too. Check out when festivals are on as these are a great time too.
The city of Lviv is another city of Ukraine that is great value for money when you take a trip there. A nights accommodation starts from US$20 in a basic hotel but rises as high as you want to pay as there are hotels of all types. An evening meal will cost, on average for two people, approximately US$19 including wine and dessert. When it comes to alcohol, a pint costs US$1 and a cocktail US$2.70.
When visiting the city of Lviv in Ukraine, there are a few recommendations for your safety. When on sightseeing tours or guided tours, do not stray away from the group for not getting lost.Advice to leave personal stuff in the safe of the hotel and always be aware of your surroundings.
The city of Lviv has a climate similar to that of Kharkiv, temperate and cold with a good amount of rainfall throughout the year so have an umbrella. The driest month and the coldest month are one the same, January with temperatures of -3.9 degrees Celsius. The wettest month of the year is July which also happens to be the hottest month with temperatures averaging 20 degrees Celsius.