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A Hoverla Hike is not for the faint hearted. It is 4km up and 4km down, but most of it is almost vertical on rocks, tree roots and soil. You need to be fit and prepared to do this hike. The view is amazing from the top and I would definitely recommend if you can! We caught a…
Let's climb Hoverla - she said. There's a path - she said. Ok then - I said. We took a taxi from Vorokhta, 300Uah per person to the climb start point i.e. the end of the road. The journey is around 20km but the second 10km takes around 1 hour because the road is atrocious. We…
On the very top you can get yourself a medal! It´s well deserved, believe me. The ascent takes around 3 hours for an untrained person. The descent also takes around 3 hours. (For well-trained people it is 2 hours ascent and 1 hour descent.) The terrain is quite difficult to walk…
It was a really fun and relatively challenging climb, since the snow mass in January in the Carpathians huge. But you can still find your way up since the trail is easy to see. If you would like to visit the highest point of Ukraine - feel accomplished- with average strength in…
Very nice place, very nice view, but very very dirty water in the river. Also very bad road to this place.