Discover and Explore Ukraine | By Ukraine.com

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  • Regions

    Dnipropetrovsk Oblast

    A significant industrial centre for Ukraine, the Dnipropetrovsk Oblast is a well known region in the country in regard to the economy. Its major cities, Kryvyi Rih, Nikopol, Dnipropetrovsk and Dniprodzerzhynsk, are hubs for various industries. Even though the region is vital to the industrial sector of Ukraine, the region is home to breathtaking wonders and attractions for foreign visitors. ...

  • Attractions

    Wildlife

    When one thinks of Ukraine, wildlife does not necessarily spring to mind as it would when thinking about a country such as South Africa. However, Ukraine has a number of protected areas and National Parks all aimed at preserving its natural splendors. Ukraine has quite a diverse landscape providing a number of habitats for a variety of species. Wildlife in Ukraine is certainly not scarce. ...

  • Travel

    Eco Tourism

    In a country that still boasts large stretches of relatively untamed natural areas, ecotourism in Ukraine is fast becoming a big lure. The value of this kind of tourism can never be underestimated as it not only provides the people of the country with much needed foreign currency, but it also helps to set up systems which protect the natural wildlife and help promote a more stable ...

  • Activities

    Trekking

    With the impressive Ukrainian Carpathian Mountains to the west and the Crimean Mountains to the south, trekking in Ukraine can be an unforgettable experience. See Ukraine from a new perspective as you traverse magnificent landscapes, taking in all the sights, sounds and smells. Hiking in Ukraine is about more than just stunning scenery, during your journey you are likely to come across an ...

  • National Parks and Reserves

    Askaniya-Nova Biosphere Reserve

    If you have already discovered the natural beauty of Ukraine but want to see even more, the Askaniya-Nova Biosphere Reserve is the ideal reserve to visit. This well conserved parcel of land stands out starkly against the surrounding farmlands and provides a perfect example of the benefits and importance of conservation. The reserve is situated roughly 60 kilometers south-east of Khakhova ...

  • National Parks and Reserves

    Karpatskyi Biosphere

    If you are looking for a place where you can relax and unwind as well as enjoy some of the great mountain air in Ukraine, the Karpatskyi Biosphere Reserve is definitely the place to go. This reserve was founded in 1968 and it not only features several different massifs, but it also encompasses the Karpatskyi National Park with its many different facilities, including a health spa and ...

  • National Parks and Reserves

    Steppe Reserve

    Ukraine is a beautiful country providing visitors with an assortment of wildlife and an array of landscapes to visit. Like so many other countries Ukraine has taken steps to ensure that this natural heritage lasts for generations to come by creating protected areas like National Parks and nature reserves. These will ensure that large pieces of natural, untouched land is preserved in its ...

  • National Parks and Reserves

    Shats’kyi National Park

    Much of Ukraine is covered by beautiful natural vegetation, which is slowly being encroached on for farming and hunting purposes. In order to protect these natural areas and the creatures that seek refuge within them, the government has steadilybeen establishing a number of national parks in Ukraine. One such park is the Shats’kyi National Park situated in the Volyn Region of the country. ...

  • National Parks and Reserves

    Cheremskyi Nature Reserve

    Ukraine is filled with many stunning wilderness areas which have been carefully chosen for preservation for a number of different reasons. In some instances these nature reserves and national parks in Ukraine have been chosen purely to ensure the protection and continued survival of their unique ecologies. In other instances a certain area may have been chosen purely for their research ...

  • Crimea Region

    Noviy Svet

    Near the coastal town of Sudak, lies the beautiful town of Noviy Svet. It is safely tucked away in a small cove and offers visitors the privacy and seclusion that so many seek. Even though accommodation is very scarce here, many local inhabitants of Noviy Svet will gladly provide visitors with a comfortable bed and a taste of local life. The breathtaking views of the bay and ...