Ukraine is situated east of Europe separating it from Asia. When you mention Ukraine, southern Ukraine in particular, you should remember the Crimean peninsula, where you can find all of the expected tourist attractions such as beach and resorts, castles and museums, parks and gardens, and mountain cliffs. If you have only historical interests, you should head to Poltava or Odessa to see the ancient battlefields.
Crimea is considered as an ideal visiting place because it has almost any expected attraction for the visitors. It is rich with the breathtaking natural scenes as it is surrounded by the Black Sea, the Azov Sea, mountains, and scenic forests to give you the relaxation and serenity you desire.
The fantastic health resorts that have mineral water on the beaches of Crimea attract millions of tourists every year; especially from July to September. If you desire to practice hiking on mountains, you can head to the southern coastal area of Crimea to reach the Bear, Carpathian Mountains, or Ai-Petri Mountains.
The historical and artistic museums in Crimea such as Chersonese museum and Museum of sculptor V. I will enrich your knowledge with the Ukrainian heritage and origin.
Poltava is an extremely precious historical site that includes the Column of Glory, the October Park, and the 1709 battlefield. The center of the city has a semicircular shape with Tuscan columns of cast iron to be an architectural masterpiece to those who appreciate the neoclassical art. You can reach Poltava from Kiev by the Poltava express train or through the nearby domestic airport.
Odessa, or the pearl of the Black Sea, is a heaven for the tourists because of its mild climate, warm water, and harmonized pastel buildings. It has a famous museum of western and eastern art, Alexander Pushkin Museum, the Archeological Museum, and Numismatics museum.