Places to Visit in Sievierodonetsk, Ukraine, Europe

Places to Visit in Sievierodonetsk, Ukraine, Europe

Sievierodonetsk is a city belonging to the Luhansk Oblast in southeastern Ukraine, covering an area of 50 sq. km. The economy of Sievierodonetsk is centered on its industrial sector, mainly on the chemical production center Azot, Europe’s largest chemical plant. Sievierodonetsk is also well known for its recreation centres, museums and cathedrals.


Geography of Sievierodonetsk:

Lying on the River Seversky Donets, Sievierodonetsk coordinates with 48°56′0″ N latitude and 38°30′0″ E longitude, is situated about 100 km northwest of the provincial capital, Luhansk and 715 km southeast of the national capital, Kiev.


History of Sievierodonetsk:

Sievierodonetsk was founded in the year 1934 with name Lishimstroy and it received its present name in 1950.  Sievierodonetsk gained city rights in the year 1958.


Connectivity to Sievierodonetsk:

Luhansk International Airport is the nearest major airport to Sievierodonetsk, situated around 115 km away, catered by UTair Ukraine with scheduled flights to Kiev and Moscow and seasonal flights are served by Astra Airlines and Ukraine International Airlines.

Donetsk International Airport is located around 145 km from the centre of Sievierodonetsk and operates flights to Munich, Dubai, Sharjah, Moscow, Istanbul, Kiev, Surgut, Dortmund, Rome and many other global destinations.

The city of Sievierodonetsk houses many travel agencies offering rental cars on day or week basis for airport travel and sightseeing.


Culture, Shopping and Food in Sievierodonetsk:

There is a museum of local study in Sievierodonetsk displaying the culture of the region with exhibitions and other special programs.

Sievierodonetsk houses few modernized shopping centres and restaurants, on this point, tourists can head towards Lugansk city (around 100 km) for upgraded restaurants and shopping malls.


Things to do in Sievierodonetsk:

  • Visiting parks
  • Walking
  • Shopping


Tourist Attractions in Sievierodonetsk:

Sievierodonetsk Cathedral:

The cathedral of Sievierodonetsk is the major religious site as well as tourist attraction of the city, well known for its splendid construction, eye-catching interior and exterior designs and holiness. The surrounding environment of cathedral is also pleasant.


The World War II memorial:

The World War II memorial in Sievierodonetsk is a unique, interesting and attractive site, surrounded by a house and many large and typical trees. Do not miss it.


City palace of culture:

The Sievierodonetsk city palace of culture is the site where tourists can know the complete culture and tradition of the city with concerts and exhibitions. Taking a guided tour will be easy to explore this cultural palace and other natural and man-made tourist attractions in Sievierodonetsk.


List of other places of interest in Sievierodonetsk includes:

  • Museum of local study
  • Glory Park
  • T-34 Tank
  • Water Fountain
  • Drama Theater
  • Victory Square
  • Chemists’ Palace of Culture
  • Soviet Square
  • Local History Museum of Lugansk
  • Stone Statues Park
  • Vladimir Cathedral
  • Alexander Nevsky church
  • The House-Museum of Vladimir Dal
  • Steam Locomotive Monument
  • Aviation Technical Museum
  • Railwaymen Palace of Culture


Best time to visit Sievierodonetsk:

Sievierodonetsk can be visited throughout the year, especially the summer months from May to September will be ideal.


Accommodation options in Sievierodonetsk:

There are upgraded hotels less in number in Sievierodonetsk, so it is recommended for visitors to reach hotels of Lugansk (around 100 km) or Donetsk (around 145 km) to enjoy better hospitality services with latest tourist favor amenities. Some nice hotels in Sievierodonetsk, Lugansk and Donetsk are listed below:

  • Domino Hotel Complex
  • Hotel Slavyanskaya
  • Aivengo Villa
  • Aidar Hotel
  • Luhansk Hotel
  • Gostinny Dvor
  • Druzhba
  • Guest House Afrodita
  • Boutique Hotel “Azania”
  • Turist
  • Donbass Palace Hotel
  • Vettriano Art Apartments
  • Spanish Patio Boutique Hotel
  • Prague Premier Hotel
  • Shakhtar Plaza Hotel
  • Park Inn by Radisson Donetsk

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