Kiev is a green city with trees planted everywhere in the streets and fascinating parks that are hard to count spontaneously. It was a difficult task to choose the best ones among the variety of places in Kiev where you can go for a walk with family, friends, pets or on your own. Nevertheless, here is the list of the best, most interesting and special parks in Kiev.
M.M. Gryshko National Botanic Garden: Hallmark of Kiev
The National Botanic Garden of Ukraine is a part of the Natural Reservation Fund of Ukraine. The Arboretum is a real gem of this park: the collection of lilacs and magnolias has become the hallmark of the Botanic Garden and Kiev in general.
Feofania Park: Artistic Landmark
This historic area is one of the most famous natural attractions of Kiev. Park architects in collaboration with landscape designers created an amazing piece of work that can be called a ‘natural art’. Indeed, the eye is resting here.
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Spivoche Pole (Singing Field): Fun Park
The annual exhibitions of different flowers, like tulips and chrysanthemum, are held in this one the best parks in Kiev for various cultural events: festivals, exhibitions, concerts and family activities. A famous ‘Kraina Mriy’ (Dreamland) World Folk Music Festival is organized here every summer.
Mariinsky Park: Royal Park
The most central of all, this park is located in the heart of Kiev near European Square and Maidan Nezalezhnosti. Everything here creates a festive atmosphereL sacramental Mariinsky Palace, charming Kiev Puppet Theater that looks like a small castle, wide lanes and tall thick trees.
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Kioto Park: Magic Park
The Kioto Park is the symbol of friendly relations between Ukraine and Japan. It was opened in 1972 when the agreement agreement on cooperation between the countries was signed. You can feel yourself like a guest of the ‘country of rising sun’ in this park in Kiev during spring, when the flowers of Japanese cherry are blooming.
Begin exploring the green landscape of the capital with these 5 best parks in Kiev!