Lviv – arts and industrial city

Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv as a popular tourist destination – a great European city, an integral and crucial component of the image of modern Ukraine.

Being a part of Galicia and a real Mecca for tourism, the city of Lviv in Ukraine had considerable historical path of development, having had terrible shocks repeatedly. The external face of the city, developed tourism, living space, numerical and national composition, occupation and culture of its inhabitants were changed not only over the centuries, but also due to historical changes that have occurred over more than 750-year existence of the city.

From the mid of XIII century Lemberg was an important political, cultural and economic center of Ukraine, and now it is also a prominent tourist destination. Unlike other capitals of his time, Lviv always kept its prominent role in Ukraine over eight centuries, regardless to which state or empire it belonged. Leopolis remains the same to today – the center of culture, spirituality and tourism in Ukraine.

Modern Lviv - a great cultural, scientific, industrial center of Ukraine

Modern Lviv - a great cultural, scientific, industrial center of Ukraine

Modern Lviv – a great cultural, scientific, industrial center of Ukraine and the city whith actively developing tourism. Due to its advantageous geographical location, preserved traditions, intellectual potential and developed tourism Lemberg has good prospects for development of culture, science, tourism and trade in Ukraine. Located near the border of Ukraine and the European Union, the city of Lviv is an ideal place to meet with colleagues from other European countries, this is the reason why business and recreation tourism is very good developed in Leopolis.

Lviv - arts and industrial city

Special attention to the city attracts architectural heritage, old buildings that breathe history, narrow streets and eternal temples, cafes that smell good coffee and sunlit areas – all this creates additional interest in tourism in the city of Lviv. Please note that the ensemble of the historical center of the city is included in UNESCO World Heritage List.

However, Lviv due to its geographical location in Ukraine and historical tradition should play an important role in the relationships of Central and Eastern Europe, its cozy cafes and restaurants are an excellent base for informal meetings, exchanging views and experiences and of course for the tourism in Lemberg.

Where to go in Lviv?

The beauty and history of the city fascinates tourists from all over the world, those who at least once visited Lviv. Therefore, on the 22th conference of UNESCO World Heritage Committee, held in Kyoto (Japan) from 30 November to December 5, 1998, Lviv was included to the World Heritage List.

For guests who travel to Lviv, the city is known as a center of artistic, literary, musical and theatrical art

For guests who travel to Lviv, the city is known as a center of artistic, literary, musical and theatrical art

For guests who travel to Lviv, the city is known as a center of artistic, literary, musical and theatrical art. Today, the visit to Lviv, convincing evidence of the cultural wealth of the city is a large number of theaters, concert halls, art groups and holding of many artistic events here. Trip to Lviv temples, contemplation of frescoes, paintings, traditions, visiting holidays, festivals – a legacy of the past and work of contemporary genius, you can only see in Ukraine.

With a vivid program in Lviv, developed infrastructure for the visit to Lviv (there are more than 8000 rooms in hotels, more than 700 restaurants and cafeterias, free WiFi zones in the city center, the city is well connected with many countries thanks to flights (Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, LOT, CarpatAir, low-cost-carrier Wizzair) Lviv has the greatest tourism potential in Ukraine.

Promotes quality of the visit to Lviv availability of personnel to ensure the demand for cultural and tourist areas – 23 educational institutions, among which 7 have such direction.
Each festival in Lviv, according to statistics, is visited about 10 thousand tourists.

Lviv railway station

Lviv railway station

If you have not traveled to Lviv yet, we encourage you to visit Lviv today! Here you will be welcomed by friendly citizens, you can taste real Lviv beer and unsurpassed coffee, completing a trip to Lviv you can appreciate the beauty of this outstanding city.

Lviv, Ukraine

Lviv, Ukraine

Despite the difficult history of the city, its location in different states and governments, many nationalities and different cultures lived there. The citizens of Lviv were always proud of the city and kept their traditions and customs, cherishing them for next generations.

Traveling only in Lviv you will see how even ancient gods wear embroidery, completing only a visit to Lviv you will hear youth singing rebel songs, and only those traveling in Lviv, will understand the phrase “I am Ukrainian!” to the full.

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