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Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square)

Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I knew that I would visit the Kyiv, the first place where I was sure to go, was Maidan Nezaleznosti. It was the centre of revolution which was in 2014. Don't wait that you will see something special, it is just avenue where you...More

Thank quliyevcavid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth to see for the statues and memorials to those lost during the riots, but not alot else there other than cafes. If you go underneath there is a shopping complex which is worth a quick visit.

Thank Rob P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A large open area on perhaps the busiest thoroughfare in Kiev. Bordered by many local coffee shops and street food vendors it is an interesting place to pass some time with a little people watching.

Thank worldwandererAtlanta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a must visit when you are in Kiev. This is the place you have seen in the news during the revolution. When you go there now it is hard to imagine that only a few years ago people got killed at this...More

Thank Olaf G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Kiev for the first time, and my tour guide ended up the tour in the area of Maidan.The square is quite a big area. There are always many people, especially on weekends. You can see there the Alley of the Heavenly Hundred,...More

Thank Ava C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed a day here, roads closed and you can try Sedgeway or go karting and there are a vast array of street performers. Sit and watch it all happening at one of the many restaurants and try the local beer, it's really good

Thank mollybilly101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The square is in the very heart of Kiev and where the revolution took place. The street itself is very beautiful and has many vendors, there's a lot to see. I also recommend coming back in the evening when the fountains are working. They play...More

Thank alexborik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Maidan square has recently brought itself back into Europe's conscience due to the uprising and riots that have been held here. Be that as it may is it in no away a dangerous place to visit in 2017, but all the more worthwhile. Plastered...More

Thank harinhos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This MUST be included in any visit to Kiev. The square is at once beautiful and somber, sad and joyful. It is a celebration of the victories won by the Ukrainian people, but also a remembrance of the price of those victories. It parallels the...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Maiden / Independence Square of Kiev is a hub of action. It is a great starting point for a interesting walking tour or to merely people watch.

Thank Jim U
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