A Black Sea port city, Odesa is known for its beaches and 19th-century architecture. Today, it has thoroughly contemporary energy that complements the historic grandeur. Why come to Odessa? To visit its unusual museums in the morning, to have a relaxing rest by the sea during the daytime, and to experience the wildest party in your entire life in the Ukrainian Ibiza at night.

The 10 Best Things to See and Do in Odesa, Ukraine

  1. Listen to classical music at the Odessa Opera House
  2. Get down to the Odessa Catacombs
  3. Explore the cafés along Derybasivska Street
  4. Walk by the harbor
  5. Get acquainted with Eastern European modern art
  6. Run up the Potemkin Stairs
  7. Party at Arcadia
  8. Sunbathe at Lanzheron beach
  9. Find hidden backyards
  10. Have a yacht party