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

Lviv Nightlife

When you hear the name of this city called “Lviv” you might immediately think it has a Russian or a Polish root. Well, you are not entirely wrong as this beautiful city, although now belonging to the independent Ukraine, has been included in the Austro-Hungarian Empire and USSR. Its agitated history has turned this place into the perfect destination for lovers of culture and of the past. On the other side, Lviv has... read more

Lviv Travel Guide

Lviv International Airport is less than 10 kilometres away from the city centre, and it can be easily reached by bus or taxi. The airport has frequent connections to several large north-western cities such as Warsaw, Vienna or Frankfurt. The distance between Kiev and Lviv, almost 300 miles, can be quite a chore if you’re travelling by bus or train, but luckily you also have the option of travelling by plane. You can... read more

Lviv Sightseeing

Lviv has more than 100 churches. Most of Lviv’s churches, especially the ones in the historic city-center, are centuries-old; they appear unique in their green domes and varied architecture. The first one to be named is certainly the Armenian Cathedral; this 14th century church (that has undergone reconstructions and renovations several times) is a must-see for its highly decorated interior. The blackstone-made... read more

Lviv History

Formally established in the 13th century (the city has been mentioned for the first time in the Halych-Volhynian Chronicle in 1256) by King Daniel of Galicia and named after his son, Lev, Lviv was initially part of the duchy of Halych-Volhynia of Red Ruthenia. When Lev ascended the throne, he made Lviv the capital of his kingdom (1272) and this proved a turning point for the city as it has been seeing all-round... read more

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