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Khreshchatyk is the main street of Kyiv. The street has a length of 1.2 km. It stretches from the European Square (northeast) through the Maidan Nezalezhnosti to Bessarabska Square (southwest) where the Bessarabsky Market is located. Along the street are located buildings of the Kyiv City Administration which contains both the city’s council and the state administration, the Main Post Office, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy, the State Committee of Television and Radio Broadcasting, the Central Department Store, the Bessarabka Market, the Ukrainian House, and others.
Khreshchatyk is a popular attraction for tourists. During weekends and public holidays, the street is closed to road traffic and reserved for pedestrians. Khreshchatyk contains many up-market stores, cafes, and restaurants.