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Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square)

Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This square is located in the heart of Kiev city center. This square is surely one of the major attraction of the city .

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 3 days ago

Spend some time and enjoy the buzz and the space. Best to be enjoyed with a guided tour otherwise you miss details and stories. Walk along the Maidan street

Thank bbneum
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After following all the political events in Ukraine over recent years especially on television I was expecting rather more of this central location of Kiev. It was a jumbled mess of bits and pieces. I was truly underwhelmed. And the disappointment was exacerbated by the...More

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s alright and has a lot of history to it given the recent “revolution” but overall there isn’t a whole lot to really see here.

Thank thunderman9
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We spent 3 days in the area including Christmas celebrations. Went through a museum with a section dedicated to the Maidan. After seeing the pictures of the situation when all hell broke loose it was sobering to stand there, Ukrainians are proud and brave citizens...More

Thank jemind
Reviewed 1 week ago

As titled this is a Large city square with a lot shoppers, it is good for a sunny day walk if you have time and it is in the old city area, so probably very close to your hotel

Thank Lingang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been to Maidan many times over the years. It really is what comes to mind when I think of Kiev (and I always think of the McDonalds right there in the centre). Obviously this was the ground zero for Euromaidan in 2014, and on...More

Thank JimmyD113
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an area of old and recent history that has developed since my last visit and with plans for further development. much better to see in the summer. There are good places to eat nearby that range from starburger for the burger lover to...More

Thank jim m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located proudly at the top of the large Independence Square, with imposing surrounding buildings, a worthy visit.

Thank MB201065
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Much (recent) history happened on this square. A nice walk around the site is a must in Kiev. Just watch out for hustlers.

Thank rutgerberden
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