Lviv is the largest city in Western part of Ukraine. According to the 2015 statistics, the population of Lviv was 729 429 people. During the academic year, the city of Lviv boasts about 130 000 students. The strong and visible presence of students in Lviv gives the city a youth and modern feel, and creates an atmosphere of enthusiasm and optimism.
The town of Lviv operates Tourist Information Centre (TIC) at the main square (Rynok Square 1) in the building of the Town Hall. There you can find a wide selection of maps, brochures and other information materials about Lviv and its region, and it also acts as a ticket agency offering tickets for a number of cultural events. Additional info you may find at TIC website: http://www.touristinfo.lviv.ua/en/
As with all capital cities, Lviv does not lack for interesting events all year round. There are various cultural events, festivals and celebrations taking place either in the open air, in halls or in nontraditional venues.
Be always updated about the cultural events at Lviv: http://lviv.travel/en/index
Public Transport in Lviv
As Lviv is quite a big city, at first navigation seems to be difficult. So, we have found some useful services which can help you find your way. To get more info about public transport in Lviv, plese visit: http://lviv.travel/en/index/about_lviv/transportation
EasyWay – a very convenient way to find the best route. http://www.eway.in.ua/en/cities/lviv
Also available for your mobile device:
Lviv Router – simple App for your Android device
Also, you can order a taxi. Here are few contacts of the most comfortable and cheap taxi services:
Taxi Optymalne: +38(067) 607-42-42, +38(063)195-42-42
Taxi Ekonom: +38(097) 944-99-99, +38(063) 562-07-05