Walking Route 1 - 9.18 km (5.71 ml) , Starts on Arsenalna square - Finish on Kreschatyk street
You start at Arsenalna square (Arsenalna metro (subway station on Red line) then you go to Mariyinsky park and keep going through the park to the Lovers bridge and then go down to Puppet Theatre, then few steps to European square and then go to the "Rainbow" - People's friendship arch where you will get nice Panoramic view from there passing by National Philharmonic of Ukraine go to the other side of the road and go to the monument to Monument to Volodymyr the Great. After that go down by Volodymyrsky descent to Podil district. At the end of the descent you will find Kyiv Funicular, cross the road there and you can get the Monument to the first Kyiv's tram, then keep going to Poshtova Square (Postal Square) and by the walking bridge cross a road to get to Embankment of the Dnipro (Dnieper river) walk to the North and then cross the road near Illins'ka church and go in diretion of Kontraktova Square - there you will find Fountain of Samson, Church of Our Lady Pirogoschi, Kyiv-Mohyla Academy and even more sightseeing. Go to Petro Sahaidachny street and back to Kyiv Funicular again, use it and go uphill to the St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery. Avter visiting cathedral and belltower go down to Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) and the main street of the city and the country Khreshchatyk in the midle of the street there is a metro (subway) station Khreshchatyk on Red line.