East Carpathian Biosphere Reserve
East Carpathian Biosphere Reserve is located on the territory of three countries, namely, Ukraine, Poland and Slovakia. It consists of three national and three landscape parks that are protected by UNESCO. Such a disposition of the parks allowed to form a unique ecological complex in the heart of Eastern Europe. It ensures the preservation and reproduction of natural biodiversity and offers opportunities for travellers to marvel at the Carpathian landscapes.
Black Sea Biosphere Reserve
Black Sea Biosphere Reserve is situated in the very south of Ukraine. It is a place with 180 species of birds and more than 80 species of fish. It has unique landscapes, large complexes of sand arrays and steppes that have turned into deserts. One day won’t be enough to discover the area. Thus, the best option is to settle in one of the villages of Kherson region for a couple of days and leisurely explore the Black Sea Biosphere Reserve.
Black Sea Biosphere Reserve, Khersonska Oblast, Ukraine
Gorgany Nature Reserve
This stunning natural reserve has hidden in the mountains of Western Ukraine. Eighty percent of the territory is covered with pine forests that have been preserved in their original form. Flora of Gorgany Nature Reserve has more than 450 species. The Carpathian peaks vary from 710 meters (2,329 feet) to 1,754 meters (5,754 feet) above sea level. Some parts of the reserve are difficult to access because of very steep slopes and stony placers. For this reason, Gorgany Nature Reserve is mostly visited for the research and cognitive purposes.
Gorgany Nature Reserve, Ivano-Frankivska Oblast, Ukraine
Danube Biosphere Reserve
There are a huge number of lakes, bays, channels and bogs on the territory of the Danube Biosphere Reserve. The waters of the Danube Reserve include more than 90 species of fish, plus dolphins and seals as well. Tourists coming to Southern Ukraine can rent a boat and enjoy views of wonderful white water lilies on the Danube Delta and also watch graceful pelicans hunt. Danube Biosphere Reserve is a place to be in harmony with nature.
Danube Biosphere Reserve, Odessa Oblast, Ukraine