Pechersk, one of Kiev districts where there are Kiev escort agencies - the most elite and luxurious of Ukraine escorts, got its name after Kiev-Pechersk Lavra - the center of orthodox Christianity in Ukraine.
The national status to this complex of monasteries, churches and caves (dated 1051) was given in 1996. Being one of the Seven Wonders of Ukraine, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra belongs to UNESCO World Heritage. This national historic-cultural sanctuary has great and long history, which began at the beginning of 11th century. For hundreds of years this site attracts pilgrims and travelers. For the latter the major thing is to take photo of gorgeous and enchanting Great LavraBelltowerthat has 96.5 meters. This splendid architectural work impresses tourists.
As for the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Complex it is open and has more than ten operating places where everyone can pray or speak to God. Among these places - the Church of the Exaltation of Cross, the Church of the Trinity, the Church of the Life-Giving Spring etc. Kiev Theological Academy and Seminary is also situated there. More than a hundred burials are in the Lavra. The Upper and Lower caves are not only religious sightseeing but part of the largest Ukrainian museums in Kiev. The exposition is devoted to national way of life of Ukraine in previous centuries. There are also Museum of Historical Treasures, of folk art, book and print history etc. Green trees and blooming flowers edge this complex from early spring to late autumn making it even more peaceful.
For foreigners the best way to get acquainted with Kiev-Pechersk Lavra is to take companion from Ukraine escort or Kiev escorts who know English and traditions of Ukraine and can explain and describe the greatness of this magical site.