1. Lovers’ Bridge
The Lovers’ bridge is a place where many romantic couples meet. This bridge has been a silent witness of many marriage proposals. It is also a place where amorous poets come to write their love lyrics on the railing. As a symbol of real love couples come here to hang locks with their names, or tie ribbons on the banister of the bridge. Thus, they swear to love each other forever.
This pedestrian bridge in central Kiev was built in 1912 and has always been called the most romantic place in the city. You can get to the Lovers’ bridge from Arsenalna subway station. Just walk through the Mariynski park.
Address: Park road, Mariynski park
2. Fountain of Desires
Unlike the standard fountains, the Fountain of Desires is located on the wall of the Intercontinental hotel. The fountain consists of 21 bowls with the images of Nike, the Greek goddess. All bowls are covered with thin layers of gold leaf.
On a bright sunny day the fountain sparkles like diamonds in all its beauty. Every day loving couples come here to make a wish, because they truly believe that Nika will hear their wishes and make them come true one day.
Address: 2а, Velyka Zhytomyrska street
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3. Zamkova Hora (Castle Hill)
Being located at a height of 80 meters, Zamkova Hora is one of the most romantic places in Kiev. There was a castle on the hill built by the Lithuanian Prince Vladimir Olgerdovich, hence it got its name. From the hill loving couples will be able to enjoy the beautiful views of the Dniper river and the Podol district. However, to reach the hill, you will have to climb a metal staircase with 120 steps, but that is not an obstacle for real love.
Address: Andrіїvs'ki uzvіz
4. Navodnitski Park
A picturesque Navodnitskiy Park is located on the Dniper river. At the very center of the park there is a monument with the Boat with the founders of Kiev, established in 1982. This place is always full of newlyweds, which come here after their wedding ceremony. According to a legend, if the newlyweds turn back to the bronze boat and throw the bouquet together towards it, and it gets into the boat, then they will live a happy and peaceful life.
Address: Navodnitskiy Park, Naberezhnoe highway
5. Peysashnaya Alleya (Landscape Alley)
The Landscape Alley was built in the early 1980s by an architect Avraam Miletsky. This scenic place in the city center is great for contemplating the sunset with your loved ones, or enjoying a variety of unique sculptures with fairy-tale characters. What is more, you will be able to enjoy a great view on the Podil district (located in the lowest part of the city).
Address: 2 Vladimirskaya St. - 36 Zhitomirskaya St.
6. Nemo Dolphinarium
One of the most interesting places where you can spend the time of your life with your soulmate is Nemo Dolphinarium. You will be able to enjoy an unforgettable dance waltz performed by dolphins, and even swim with these amazing creatures of nature, and take pictures with them. What is more, you can even order an unforgettable romantic night show for two. The dolphinarium is open all year round.
Open: on weekdays and Sunday from 10.00 to 20.00, Saturday from 10:00 to 23:00
Closed: on Monday
Address: 9 Glushkova Ave., ‘Hippodrome’ metro station.
And last but not least: you can spend your time with your soulmate under the stars of the planetarium, where you can go together on a cosmic journey to witness the grandeur of the universe as wonderful as the power of your love.
Address: 57/3 Velyka Vasylkivska Street
There are a lot of romantic places in Kiev where you can have a great time with your loved ones. These above-mentioned places are the most popular in the city and they are definitely worth visiting.
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