Chernihiv Oblast (Чернігівська область), also called Chernihivshchyna, is an administrative region in Northern Ukraine. This region comprises many historic towns and localities including Chernihiv – the capital, Baturyn, Borzna, Ichnia, Kozelets, Korop, Lyubech, Nizhyn, Novhorod-Siverskyi, Oster, Pryluky, Sedniv, Sosnytsia and Sribne, all significant historical places in Ukraine.
In Chernihiv Oblast you will find remarkable Orthodox churches, being one of the most famous the Transfiguration Cathedral in the capital city. As you can see through the live webcams, Chernihiv Oblast offers, besides history, natural beauty, culture and liveliness namely at Chernihiv. This city offers abundant green parks, impressive squares, pleasant pathways such as Heroiv Alley, and refreshing places as Gold Bank City Beach on the Desna River.
Population: more than 1 million people
Other major cities: Nizhyn, Pryluky
Popular places to visit: Chernihiv, Baturyn, Novhorod-Siverskyi, Nizhyn, Sedniv, St. Anthony of Kyiv Caves of the Holy Trinity Monastery, Borisoglebsky and Spassky cathedrals, Elias and Pyatnitskaya Churches, Hustynskyi monastery, Mizhrichynskyi Regional Landscape Park, Mezynskyi National Nature Park
Nearest Airports: Boryspil International Airport (KBP - Міжнародний аеропорт «Бориспіль»)