Ukraine - Eastern Ukraine (Chapter)
This is the Eastern Ukraine chapter from Lonely Planet’s Ukraine guidebook.
East Ukraine might be full of fuming industrial giants, but it also contains places that are key to understanding Ukraine, such as Zaporizhzhya Sich, a few underrated beauty spots and some unspoiled, quintessentially Ukrainian countryside.
- play football in the Soledar salt mine, 300m underground
- visit a pretty cave monastery burrowed into dazzling chalk cliff in Sviatohirsk
- restaurants & accommodation
- set off to explore aristocratic estates from your Cossack hut in Trostyanets or Kachanivka
Coverage includes: Chernihiv, Novhorod-Siversky, Poltava, Kharkiv, Donetsk, Sviatohirsk, Soledar, Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhzhya.
Lonely Planet PDF eBooks are PDF versions of our guides. They are available from the Lonely Planet Shop as either individual chapters or complete guides. PDF files can be printed and are viewable on eReaders, tablets, smart-phones and PCs. Learn more about Lonely Planet PDF eBooks.