Car Hire Dnepropetrovsk Airport
Address & Contact DetailsDnepropetrovsk Airport, Dnepropetrovsk. Tel: 380 672182140
Find your perfect car hire at Dnepropetrovsk AirportPicturesquely settled on the banks of Ukraine’s Dnieper River, Dnepropetrovsk is a vibrant city rich with historic sights and unique cultural traditions. From museums and monuments, to beaches and parks, there’s much to discover.
With an Avis car hired at Dnepropetrovsk Airport, you’re free to hit the road and see it all.
Plan your journey from Dnepropetrovsk AirportA leisurely 20-minute drive north from Dnepropetrovsk Airport brings you right into the city centre. Aim for Zhovtneva Square to see a number of prime cultural landmarks, such as the beautifully painted Preobrazhensky Cathedral, featuring a rose garden in the facade. Catherine the Great was among the group of royals that laid the first stones of the church here in 1787.
Dnepropetrovsk was formerly a Soviet military hub and foreigners have only been allowed to visit this city since the 1990s. Today, Dnepropetrovsk’s past can be discovered at the History Museum on Karla Marksa Avenue. Here you can learn about the Battle for the Dnieper River that took place during the Second World War, while a variety of artefacts such as weapons, art works and furniture from this region are on display. The Monument of Glory war memorial also stands along this street, overlooking the Dnieper river. Be sure to visit the Museum of Jewish Heritage and Holocaust, housed in the Menorah Centre, which is largely considered the city’s star attraction.
Despite being the industrial centre of Ukraine, Dnepropetrovsk is brimming with greenery. For a piece of tranquillity away from the hustle and bustle, head to Monastyrsky Island. Accessed via a pedestrian bridge over the Dnieper River, this picturesque island is the place to relax on long sandy beaches and visit sights such as the zoo and aquarium. There is much mystery surrounding this island, which was once home to an ancient Byzantine monastery.
Embrace the freedom of travelling around Dnepropetrovsk at your leisure.
Beyond Dnepropetrovsk AirportWith your Avis car hire organised, you can explore not only the city of Dnepropetrovsk but also the surrounding regions.
Drive south along the H08 for just over an hour to reach Khortysia – one of the largest islands on the Dnieper River. Aside from boasting incredible woodland scenery, this is also an important historical area. The Zaporozhian Cossack Museum stands here, featuring exhibits from the Stone Age through to the 20th century.
The quaint village of Petrykivka, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is only a 50-minute drive north from Dnepropetrovsk city centre. This is a hub for folk art and is where the traditional Petrykivsky style of painting, which dates back to the 17th century, can be appreciated. This art form is used on ceramics, furniture and even homes as you wander around the village.
The possibilities for your time here in Dnepropetrovsk are endless. Just get behind the wheel of your Avis rental car and drive.