Traveling to Ukraine – Are you preparing to have a vacation in Ukraine? Ukraine is the largest country in Europe, but the population here is not as much as in Germany or France. However, when it comes to tourist destinations, Ukraine is not less good than those 2 popular countries. Here are the amazing tourist spots that you can visit when you are traveling to Ukraine.
Marble Arch Caves
The first tourist destination you should visit in Ukraine is Marble Arch Caves. Marble Arch Caves is located in Crimea and becomes one of the most visited tourist destinations in Ukraine. It is also included as the most popular cave in Europe. The reason why you should not miss visiting this cave is because the Marble Arch Caves is one of 7 natural wonders in Ukraine. Speleologists also stated that this cave is one of 5 most beautiful caves on Earth. So, you must witness the beauty of this cave by yourself when you are visiting Ukraine.
St. Sophia Cathedral
As the oldest church in Kiev, you surely should visit St. Sophia Cathedral. Built in 1037, this cathedral is one of the most popular landmarks in the city. So that it is not surprising that this tourist spot is included in UNESCO world heritage along with the Kiev Cave Monastery area. Not only the main building that is breathtaking, but the bell tower and House of Metropolitan are the most important things in this building. St. Sophia Cathedral is opened on Friday to Wednesday, which means it is closed on Thursday. It opens from 10 AM to 6 PM.
Another one of 7 natural wonders in Ukraine is Askania-Nova. This nature preserve is located in Kherson Oblast. This tourist attraction consists of open steppes, botanical gardens and zoological gardens which will certainly add to the excitement of vacationing in Ukraine. Here, you will be able to see a lot of various animals. So, this tourist destination is suitable to be visited with your family and kids.
You should not also miss visiting Svityaz Lake when you are traveling to Ukraine. Svityaz Lake is the deepest lake in Ukraine with 58,4 meters at its maximum depth. This lake is also the second largest lake in Ukraine. You are able to go to Shatsky National Park to enjoy the beautiful view of Svityaz Lake. Because this lake is located in that national park area. The water in this lake will turn warm during summer. With its clear water, Svityaz Lake is a perfect tourist destination for you who love to explore nature.
Another impressive lake in Ukraine is Synevyr Lake. It is the largest lake in Carpathian Mountain in Ukraine. As a part of Synevyr National Nature Preserve, Synevyr Lake is located near Synevyr Polyana village. The nature preserve was created in 1989, but this lake has been existed since 10.000 years ago. However, fishing, swimming, and camping in this lake are forbidden.
Those are the amazing tourist spots you must visit when you are traveling to Ukraine.