Location of Dykanka within the Ukraine
|• Total||11.74 km2 (4.53 sq mi)|
|Elevation||72 m (236 ft)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
The settlement is located 29 km (18 mi) from the rail station in Poltava.
Dykanka was first mentioned in 1658 as a small village, though the area was populated for centuries. It has held the status of urban-type settlement since 1957.
The facade of the palace of the estate Kochubeys in Dykanka. The architect Giacomo Quarenghi. Picture the end of 19th century
Triumphal Arch. The architect - the academician of architecture Luigi Rusca, 1820
Church of the Holy Trinity, 1780. Late Baroque. The architect of N. A. Lvov (?)
Church of St. Nicholas in the urban settlement Dykanka. The architect of N. A. Lvov, 1797
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