Day trip

From Kyiv: Museum of Cosmonautics and Zhytomyr Day Trip

From Kyiv: Museum of Cosmonautics and Zhytomyr Day Trip

From £101.78 per person

Visit the one-of-a-kind Sergiy Korolyov Astronautics Museum on a private trip from Kyiv and learn all about space travel, the universe, and astronautics.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Ukrainian, Russian, German
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  • Discover the history of space travel
  • See rare artifacts at the Cosmonautics Museum
  • Discover the memorial house of Korolyov
  • Take a walk in Gagarin Park and visit a granite quarry
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Immerse yourself in the secrets of the universe and space travel on this private day trip from Kyiv. After getting picked up from your hotel, begin the 2-hour journey to Zhytomyr. Upon arrival at the museum, explore the main exhibitions with an expert guide and learn all about the beginnings of astronautics and the science that has made space travel possible.  Inside the museum, see original artifacts such as soviet astronaut landing capsules, their space food, suites, and photos. You will also learn about the life and times of Sergiy Korolyov, the inventor of the engine and rocket that took Gagarin into space. Later, spend some time in Zhytomyr and visit Gagarin Park. On the way back to Kyiv, stop at the Korostyshiv Mines – a picturesque granite quarry filled with water. At the end of the tour, get dropped off back at your hotel in Kyiv.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private guide
  • Entrance tickets
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present either proof of full vaccination or proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months

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  • This tour will take place rain or shine
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