We saw long panoramas of ridge lines and snowfields, with mist and floating pine pollen forming clouds among the hills.

My heart’s in the Carpathians. My heart is not here. 

With over 600 thousands sq.m. of territory Ukraine is a wonderful for those who love nature. Carpathians are, of course, a first pick for the hiking trip, offering easy day hikes, as well as challenging multi-day treks. However, if you are short on time and can’t afford an overnight trip to the mountains, you can still explore many one-day hike options around the cities and beyond. See all the stunning hikes Ukraine can offer in our guide here.

Ukraine hiking tips