Poltava is one of the oldest and the most beautiful cities of Ukraine, full of historical and cultural sights, that’s why tourism in Poltava is so popular. Tourism in Poltava begins with its historical part located in a city center, where the largest Poltava park is located – an incredible 350m diameter round garden. This park is the favorite place of rest for townsmen and tourists, and one of the remarkable tourism sightseeing.
The second interesting sightseeing that attracts tourists’ attention is an unusual building with entrance decorated with two mysterious firebirds – in former times it was a land-bank, and now it’s a Poltava region Security Service of Ukraine administration. Gogol Theater and beautiful building of local history museum are also interesting Poltava sightseeing.
One more remarkable place for tourism in Poltava is a Petrovsky Park, where you can have a rest from city bustle, and a complex of the city monuments known as Ivan Hill. Here on the Ivan Hill you’ll find famous Halushka Monument and beautiful White rotunda with fantastic view of Poltava.
Cathedral Square in Poltava, restores Assumption Cathedral, museum of remarkable Ukrainian writer Ivan Kotlyarevsky attract tourists from all over the world. National Park “Poltava Battle Field” is also very important element of tourism in Poltava with a historical museum of Poltava battle.
For lovers of nature tourism in Poltava is attractive because of beautiful dendrological park with more than 170 species of trees and shrubs and general area more than 140 hectares.
Poltava’s unique sights supplemented by the natural beauty of its environment. Its amazing surroundings had a particularly strong effect on the most famous of Poltava’s sons, the great writer Nickolay Gogol, who described the city in his novellas. You can follow in the footsteps of Gogol's protagonists by visiting the legendary farm near Dikanka and the most renowned of Ukraine’s fairs, the Velyki Sorochyntsi.
The main attraction of Poltava city is its Ukraine women, for sure! No man will remain indifferent to seeing so many beautiful ladies strolling the streets well-dressed and wearing high-hills. These girls have a specific charm in their nature. Even they are so gorgeous, it is rather easy to approach a Ukrainian woman from Yalta and start a conversation.
Nightlife in Poltava
The fun in Poltava doesn’t stop when the sun goes down. Some even argue that that’s when it starts. Bars, clubs, lounges and live music venues—it’s all reason for us to put our dancing shoes on and raise to toast to Poltava.
Being a modern city with a great amount of young people, Poltava can boast a very vibrant night life. The choice of clubs, bars and restaurants is really immense. One small article is not enough to enumerate all of them, to say nothing of telling at least a word about each of these places. Everyone will find here a place to their liking, most likely, more than one.
Dance Club ‘Show Hall’ makes part of the ‘Split’ entertainment complex that also offers casino and restaurant to its guests. ‘Show Hall’ boasts an excellent reputation and is truly one of the best night clubs in the city. The most frequent guests are Poltava prosperous youth, however, you can also meet older people here. The place is very popular due to its unusual coziness, modern interior, perfect audio system and courteous personnel. Another reason to this is that the client can change the type of the entertainment within the “Split” complex. Cuisine served here is: European, vegetarian, author, international, Russian and mixed.
‘Villa Crocodile’ is a modern Rock'N'Roll cafe in Poltava. Live concerts and thematic parties are taking place here almost all the time. This place is a guarantee of your good mood. The place has two dance floors and full bar. It is a great place for sociable people, who like to listen to good quality music and dance a lot.
‘Kashtanovaya Alleya’ is one of the top restaurants in Poltava. It offers a wide variety of dishes and drinks. The restaurant has European style design and meets world’s restaurant standards.
Restaurant ‘Rivyeara’ is an ideal place for home coziness lovers. Here you will be amazed by openness and hospitality of the working personnel. ‘Rivyeara’ has its own parking lot and summer area. The cuisine served is national and European.
If you check on-line, you will find many more restaurants and night clubs in Poltava. Your stay time won’t be enough to visit all of them, so select the best ones only!