Useful Information About Kharkiv and Ukraine
The team of Gryshchenko Clinic-IVF would like to invite you to the best place in the world – the place where we live and work. We want you to learn about Kharkiv and about Ukraine before you come to the Clinic because we want you to feel comfortable and safe.
Kharkiv is the second largest city in Ukraine with a population of 1.5 million people, the scientific center of the country, center of domestic industry, education, IT, business, culture, sports and traffic. Total area of the city is 306 km2. Kharkiv is the only city in Ukraine with full set of the European Council awards: Diploma, the Flag of Honour, the Plaque of Honour and the Europe Prize.
It was founded in 1654 and now the city is in process of constant developing new branches of its vibrant activity, and medical tourism is one of them.
Kharkiv is the second major scientific and educational centre of Ukraine. The oldest and the biggest university in Ukraine V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University is situated in Kharkiv. Three brilliant Nobel laureates lived in Kharkiv: a prominent biologist, one of the founders of embryology Ilya Mechnikov, a well-known economist Simon Kuznets and a genius theoretical physicist Lev Landau.
New monuments, squares and parks appear on the map of Kharkiv every time. One of the most attractive sightseeing of the city is Central Park of recreation and leisure named after M. Gorky (Gorky Park), which received the award “Best travels choice” of the TripAdvisor travelers portal and in 2017 it took 15th place among 25 best parks of Europe. The park occupies the territory of more than 66 hectares and it is full of attractions for people of all ages. The central square of the park is crowned with a Ferris wheel, the tallest in Ukraine. From the height of 55 meters you will enjoy a picturesque scape of Kharkiv with all main tourist attractions!
Up-to-date Kharkiv is not only an extremely beautiful city, a main center of industry, science and culture, but also a good example of representatives of various nationalities of the world living, cooperating and creating together. What is more representatives of all world religions live in Kharkiv in good relations with each other.
Kharkiv is a wonderful destination not only for successful fertility treatment in Ukraine, but as a very attractive from the touristic point of view city. It can be easily reached from most parts of our planet: Kharkiv international airport has direct flights to 32 countries of the world and it is only 5 hours away from Kyiv by an intercity fast train.
If you decide to visit Kharkiv, you will always get a warm welcome and it will definitely impress you with a variety of architectural styles, Ukrainian traditions and national cuisine, lots of attractions and friendly people! Is it safe to have infertility treatment in Ukraine? It is not only absolutely safe, it is also convenient and effective!