TOP-5 best destinations in Ukraine for family travel
When planning a family trip, you need to take into account the wishes and interests of each family member so that everyone gets an unforgettable experience and is satisfied. We know how difficult it can be to please everyone - from grandparents to the youngest - so we've created a small guide to make your life easier.
We offer you 5 family vacation destinations where everyone will find something to their liking.
The soul of Prykarpattia and the cultural capital of this picturesque region. It is a cozy town with everything you need to recuperate and escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Start your trip with a walk in the city center - both adults and children will enjoy this activity. Colorful Hutsuls and unique Carpathian landscapes will not let you get bored for a minute. By the way, Yaremche is home to the amazingly beautiful Probiy waterfall, so you don't have to travel kilometers of tiring path to admire its beauty.
For outdoor enthusiasts, we recommend going on a hike to Mount Makovytsia, which is only 985 meters high, so even the youngest travelers can conquer the peak.
A must-see is the Miniature Museum Park, where you can see the region skillfully recreated in all its glory with waterfalls, architectural structures, and even a working mini-railroad.
The majestic capital of the Galician principality in the past, today it is a provincial town that will be an ideal place for a family vacation. Take a stroll through the historic center, where you can admire a small-scale replica of medieval Halych or walk across the majestic Dniester River.
Then go on an excursion to Halych Castle, which stands on a hill above the city. Children will especially enjoy a visit to the ruins of the fortress, where they will imagine themselves as brave knights or beautiful princesses.
We also recommend that you do not ignore the open-air museum, where both adults and children will be interested in plunging into the life of our ancestors and learning more about the history of the region.
Be sure to try traditional local cuisine in one of the restaurants to feel the amazing atmosphere of the picturesque region to the fullest.
The resort town, surrounded by mountain peaks, fascinates with its beauty and originality. A trip to Zakarpattia will bring positive impressions to the whole family.
Start your exploration with an excursion to the ruins of an ancient castle. Its walls hide the secrets of hundreds of years, and according to legend, Count Dracula himself once lived here.
Not far from the city is the village of Iza, known for its unique farm where spotted deer are bred. Communication with these amazing animals will give kids an unforgettable experience. By the way, in Khust itself, you can visit an ostrich farm and estimate the size of exotic birds and their eggs.
In addition, the town is surrounded by real natural treasures, including thermal waters in the village of Velyatyno, rapids on the Tisa River, the Gorodyliv Waterfall, and the unique Valley of Daffodils in the Kereshi tract.
The glorious city, which is the gateway to the majestic Carpathians, is known for its ancient history and grandiose monuments.
Take a stroll around the city center and visit its sights: the town hall, the Potocki Palace, the bastion, and the Cathedral of the Intercession. After the tour, we suggest grabbing a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants, each with an interesting concept and atmosphere.
Children will definitely enjoy a visit to the Kinosfera planetarium, which is located in the local history museum.
If you want to take a break from the cityscape, we recommend going to the Maniava Waterfall, which is over 18 meters high. The beauty of untouched nature will enchant all members of your family.
Fabulous panoramas of the Carpathians and fresh mountain air are the reasons to go to this special location. Take a walk along the shore, watch the rainbow trout and enjoy your vacation in the lap of nature.
Here you can also go to conquer one of the peaks of the Gorgan massif, which will be within the power of both adults and children. By the way, there is a rehabilitation center for brown bears nearby, where you can observe its formidable inhabitants.
Synevyr National Nature Park is a paradise in the Carpathians. It is a unique place where not only the body but also the soul can rest.
By choosing one of these great destinations to travel to, you are guaranteed to have a lot of unforgettable experiences and a vacation that will satisfy all family members. So enjoy your travels and keep these memories forever in your family album and your hearts.
Earlier, OBOZREVATEL told you where to spend a weekend in Ukraine.