Khortitsa National Nature Reserve, Zaporizhzhya

4.6
#1 of 101 in Nature in Ukraine
Must see · National Park · Nature / Park
Nature and history blend together at Khortitsa National Nature Reserve, filled with birds, rich flora, and historical sights like the extensive museum of Cossack culture. Measuring some 3,000 hectares (7,500 acres), the site contains archeological evidence of life dating back 35,000 years. Stroll along the paths and be sure to visit the 30 m (100 ft) cliff at the north end of the island. A large portion of the site holds exhibits on Zaporizhian Cossacks; you can see over 30,000 items dedicated to their history and culture. Make Khortitsa National Nature Reserve a centerpiece of your Zaporizhzhya vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Zaporizhzhya trip planner.
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  • This island is a good place to visit like solo or with big companies. Nice place just to enjoy the nature close to the river.  more »
  • This is a beautiful island with a lot to offer. I wish they would advertise better and use more helpful signage to find the interesting things to see on the island! We went to the Ethnic Cossack...  more »
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