The Carpathian Mountains Are considered to be the Green Pearl of Ukraine. It is one of the most popular resorts and tourist centers of the country. A beautiful mix of natural areas, forests, meadows, shepherds and humans living in harmony with nature is what makes the mountains so attractive to tourists! An original nature of territory, beauty of its Alpine meadows and woods, rough rivers and mountain lakes, soft climate, curative mineral sources, the historical and architectural monuments can attract everyone.
Thousands of tourists and people who like travel and adventures visit the Carpathians.
If you visit the Carpathians, you will not find yourself in extreme blizzards or dying from severe hypothermia. The Carpathians benefit from having a relatively mild temperature in winter time. Lowest winter temperatures are around -10 C to -15 C(5 F to 14 F). In summer time the weather is agreeably warm. Throughout the year, the Carpathians do get quite a bit of rainfall 800-1500 mm(hence it’s rich and verdant plant life). However, this is spread out evenly through the year.
Ukrainian Carpathians Are the average height of the mountains, which do not reach the snow line and have no glaciers. The absolute majority of the Carpathian peaks below 2000 m, and only on the array Chernogora, most of which belong to the main watershed, some vertices have greater height, including the highest point of the Ukrainian Carpathians Goverla - 2061 m.
The territory of the Carpathians has several climate zones. Because of it, each resort and every village has its own microclimate. This makes it possible at any time of the year to find exactly the weather conditions that you will like.
At the highest ski resort Dragobrat in some years the snow can lie to the end of May and beginning of June, and this time, it is already possible to sunbathe and swim in the lakes and rivers of the Carpathian region.
The unequalled beauty of the nature, mild climatic conditions, a lot of sanatorium-heals complexes, historical and architectural monuments and the hospitality of local population make the region maximally attractive for the tourists.
Both in winter and summer season Carpathian offers a number of different kinds of rest for the travelers: skiing, tourist routes, green tourism first of all, bathing in salty lakes and thermal waters, even in winter, participation in different traditional festivals: music and folk, rafting in mountain rivers, fishing, cycling, visiting preserve areas and many other ways of rest.
Carpathian Mountains are famous ski region of Ukraine. And winter sport here has almost hundred year’s history. Stable blanket of snow in lowlands as usual lies since December until March, and in Highlands since October till the end of April. The most popular are modern Bukovel resort and Dragobrat (more popular for green ski-tourism)
In summer time Green tourism (also known as village and eco-tourism) - new common form of tourism in the Carpathian region in which campers have the opportunity to learn the nature, culture and history of the region, to engage in outdoor activities (fishing, picking mushrooms, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, herbs ).
If you prefer extreme rest, you can go hiking on mountain tops, on foot or by bike, jeep tours, horseback riding, paragliding, hunting ...
You can also go on excursions, such as Lviv or Uzhgorod - probably the most beautiful cities of Ukraine.
On the territory of the Carpathian has many medieval castles, ancient towns and villages inhabited by the master of the Hutsul art, which you can not only look at their creativity and taste national dishes in the most colorful wood restaurants with open stove restaurants which are called Kolyba.
Carpathian region is famous world-wide known mineral springs. There are more than 300 of them here. Resorts with thermal waters are developing very fast last time.
There are swimming pools in the open air with hot thermal waters in Beregovo and Mukachevo and tourists can visit them all the year round.
The most famous balneological and SPA resort is Truskavets – modern, but with rich history.
Not long ago, holidays in the Carpathians was extremely popular among the people of Ukraine. It took quite a few years, and tours in the Carpathians began asking fans of outdoor activities in many European countries and former Soviet republics.
On the territory of the Carpathian Mountainsthere are many private hotels, where hospitable hosts will provide you with the best service and home-made national food.
The most famous places - Yaremche Slavske, Synevyr Yablunitsa, Mizhhirya, Guta, Svalyava ... Generally located in the huge number of hotels, resorts, lodges, guest houses, private cottages. Everyone will find rest for your liking.The largest lake
Synevir Lake - one of the seven natural wonders of Ukraine. Formed 10,000 years ago at the height of 989 meters above sea level. Rightly considered the most valuable natural treasures of national park "Synevir", is one of the visiting cards of the Ukrainian Carpathians. The average area of 5.4 hectares of the lake with an average depth of 8-10 m, maximum -22 m.
The largest resorts are located in Slavsko, Bukovel, Tysovets, and Dragobrat. Some of the smaller resorts are in Krasiya, Dolyna, Beskid, Polyana, Synevir, Yaremche, Verkhovnya, Kosiv, and Yavoriv.
Lviv is the most beautiful city of Western Ukraine. The historic center of the city listed in the UNESCO World Heritage. The city has largest number of monuments, sights and attractive places for tourists in Ukraine.
* Snow skiing and snowboarding
* Horse Riding Safaris
* River Rafting and Canoeing
* Mountain Trekking
* Historical and Culture Tours
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