Western Ukraine ★

Western Ukraine makes up about a quarter of Ukraine, and has the closest affinities with Europe of all Ukraine's regions. Western Ukraine was under the reign of different, mostly European, countries throughout history and only relatively recently got merged into the Russian circle of influence.
Popular destinations: Lviv, Lutsk and Chernivtsi

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Lviv is in Western Ukraine and used to be the capital of East Galicia.

Lutsk is a city in Western Ukraine. It is the capital and the largest city of Volyn Oblast, with a population of around 206,000.

Zakarpatska is in an oblast in Western Ukraine. Until WWI it used to belong to Hungary and between the wars to Czechoslovakia.
Popular destinations: Uzhhorod, Mukachevo and Perechyn

Chernivtsi is a city in Western Ukraine. Chernivtsi like every city in the region has long and complicated history.

Ivano-Frankivsk is a city in the Ukrainian part of East Galicia.


Rivne or Rovno is in Western Ukraine. From North to South From North to South

Khmelnytskyi is a city in the Podillia region, Western Ukraine. The city has a population of roughly 290,000.

Ternopil is a city the Ukrainian part of East Galicia.

Kamianets-Podilsky is a city in Western Ukraine. This is one of the earliest towns in Ukraine, first mentioned …

Terebovlya is a town in the Ukrainian part of East Galicia. It is one of the oldest towns in Western Ukraine and used to be an important political centre in the Middle Ages.
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