Khortitsa National Nature Reserve, Zaporizhzhya

4.6
#1 of 106 in Nature in Ukraine
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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  • Khortitsa National Nature Reserve is a place where you can see old houses, old church. You can see the perfomance of horse riders. It s a quiet place. You can make a happy coin by yourself. If you...  more »
  • I visited this beautiful place during my business trip to Zaporozhia. I walked there from the center and back. I visited kazacs village and nice river beaches on the island. I met some strange...  more »

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