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Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square)

Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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Maidan Nezalezhnosti, Kiev, Ukraine
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"independence square"
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"orange revolution"
in 16 reviews
"recent events"
in 11 reviews
"recent history"
in 17 reviews
"who lost their lives"
in 10 reviews
"underground shopping mall"
in 8 reviews
"hotel ukraine"
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"modern history"
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"historical place"
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"lots of shops"
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"street performers"
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"the heart of the city"
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"taking pictures"
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"khreshchatyk street"
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"great place to visit"
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"sunny day"
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"the main street"
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Reviewed today via mobile

It’s the center of the city and the place to be . With al the clubs and bars around and lively day and night ..

Thank sidseth87
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The monuments in this are amazing, a true heart to a city, with such good and bad history surrounding it, worth visiting the monument to the people fallen in the riots in 2014

Thank Philip S
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Square is located in Khreschatyk Street. There is a monument of symbol of independence. It is accepted the center of Kiev

Thank mehmet k
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Maidan Nezalezhnosti is situated in a big square just in the center of Kiev where a lot of people walking around.

Thank massimoswitz
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On the one hand the square is nice and in the summer between 9 & 11 they put on a great show with the fountains lit up and synchronised to music. However aside from the numerous people looking to put animals on you or pose...More

Thank robfry1987
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Reviewed 5 days ago

this is a huge square where artisans collect and musicians perform center of toen for the go to place all the young people collet here to hang out it is near the underground mall and subway. would recommend going there down the street are many...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Independence square is beautiful, incredible architecture, flowers everywhere. Around the landmarks Please be aware of people offering you to touch all kind of animals, they just want your money, i was approached by at least 10 and all of them had the same story “...More

Thank Jose M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice atmosphere, and there are always oodles of people enjoying the square. There are many restaurants in the area and you see young couples with bouquets strolling. Very safe area.

Thank travellingsloths
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wide open square with a centrepiece monument where the Orange Revolution and Ukranian Revolution took place. Tragic that many people died here, but that aside, it feels so liberating being at this place. Many shops around including an underground shopping mall. Spendid view from the...More

Thank b0navue
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All around this area there is very nice things to do. A lot of nice bars restaurants and places to see this is the main downtown area of Kiev to visit

Thank Spartacus X
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