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Kharkov 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 Kharkov 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 Kharkov 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 Kharkov useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Kharkov!

Kharkov Sightseeing

The Gardens has a colorful music fountain in the center. The Upensky Cathedral, also known as the Assumption Cathedral, was built in 1771-1777 in the Russian Baroque style. The gold-domed new bell tower designed by Vasilyev is the tallest building in Kharkov, with a height of 89.5 meters. read more

Kharkov History

The Second World War saw 4 major military events in the history of Kharkov. The first battle for Kharkov took place between 20th -24th October, 1941. The city had to somehow protect its tank factories, which were quickly dismantled to be moved further eastwards. The Second Battle followed seven months later between 12th  and 28th May 1942 as the Soviet forces tried to expand their strategic initiative. However, they... read more

Kharkov Travel Guide

Kharkov is the Ukraine's second biggest city, being founded in the 1600s.  During the 1930s, Kharkov was named the Soviet Ukraine capital, and this city is the biggest cultural, scientific, and industrial center in the country.  Kharkov covers over 300,000 square kilometers of land, having a population of more than 2 million people.  The city is also referred to as Harkiv, Charkow, Harkow, and Kharkiv. Background... read more

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