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Donetsk Map, Ukraine

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Donetsk Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Donetsk with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Donetsk useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Donetsk!

Donetsk History

The foundation of the city of Donetsk was laid down in 1869, by John Hughes, a famous Welsh businessman of those years. He started many coal mines in this region along with a steel plant. During those years this land was part of southern Russia. Initially this newly formed town was named Hughesovka (also called Yuzovka). It was during the first few years of the 20th century when the town had started to flourish with... read more

Donetsk Nightlife

Another perfect option would be Golden Lion Restaurant located downtown, minutes away from the city’s main attractions. It is said that you can find the best food in town here, not to mention about the place’s own pub where you can stay with friends for a beer, some music and to watch a football match on one of the big screens. read more

Donetsk Travel Guide

The climate is continental but moderate too. In January the average temperature is around – 5 degree Celsius and it touches the heights of 18 degree Celsius in June. The annual average rainfall is around 555 mm and the city experiences around 160 days of rainfall while the other remaining days are literally dry. read more

Donetsk Sightseeing

Czar Cannon is a must watch for history lovers. Actually this Czar Cannon is the complete copy of the real cannon which stands in Moscow. It was presented by the Russian government to the locals of Donetsk Basin to mark the strong bond of friendship that prevails between Ukraine and Russia. It stands in Artyom Street, which is actually the central street of Donetsk. read more

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