Lviv Undeground Private Walking Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Western Ukraine

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4 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

This mystifying 2.5-hour private walking tour allows you to discover the underground world of Lviv. The winding labyrinths beneath the Lviv Old Town hide plenty of intriguing secrets and mysteries. The local guide will tell you the most striking of them. If you are brave, and ghosts don’t frighten you, you will enjoy this exciting journey!
Your tour will start in the center of the city and lead you to the most cryptic place, the undergrounds of Lviv. These catacombs are full of mystical fiction, so you will sense the weird and at the same time impressive ambiance of this place. The underground world of Lviv is spread for over 100 km long. Your guide will show you the most thrilling and imposing areas.At first, you will visit the Church of Jesuits and its hidden dungeons. There are imposing frescoes of the XVII century, remains of the protective walls of the XVII century and thrilling engraved sarcophagus of the XVIII century. This sarcophagus invites attention because it has a hang-out wall that means someone tried to move out of this place. After this, you will visit another mysterious and terrifying place – the dungeons of the Dominican Cathedral and the remains of the Prince Lev Castle that was constructed in 1270. You will feel the enigmatic atmosphere of the wooden galleries and see the spacious room with a gibbet that was used for torments at that time. You will also learn more about types of executions and discover how people checked that some women were witches. You will visit the catacombs of the Pharmacy Museum and dungeons of the Transfiguration Church. At the end of the trip, you will discover exciting coffee mining of the Lviv coffee house “Kopalnya Kavy”. This place is extremely popular among tourists because it also has a legend. It says that cacao beans for delicious coffee are extracted right under the café. Don’t miss this breathtaking tour that will give you thrilling and memorable emotions.

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Private tour

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off


  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Fully narrated tour