About this tour
Climbing to Hoverla accompanied by a professional mountain guide.
Hoverla is probably the first association that comes to mind when you think of the Ukrainian Carpathians. And for good reason! It is the highest point in our country, 2061 meters above sea level.
The mountain belongs to the Chornohora range, which is considered the main landscape and most popular sightseeing attraction in the Carpathians. Its visitors are not only Ukrainian tourists but also guests from all over the world.
"Hoverla" means "snowy mountain" in Magyar. And it does have a snow-capped peak. And not only in winter, the weather here is always unpredictable.
Climbing Hoverla is popular both in summer and in winter. There are several routes, the most popular are from the Zaroslyak camp, from the Kozmeschyk tract and others.
To conquer Hoverla is to feel complete freedom and euphoria after a difficult and long journey!
Departure from Lviv (06:00) - preparation for the climb, climbing Hoverla, snack at the top of the mountain - Lviv (return to 23:00).
Additionally, you can purchase travel insurance on our website at https://visitukraine.today/uk/products/war-risks-insurance;
Technical information for the tour to Hoverla:
1. The tourist route to Hoverla is 7-7.5 km long in both directions, the height difference is 800 meters;
2. The ascent to Mount Hoverla lasts approximately 4-5 hours, the descent approximately 3-4 hours;
3. The tourist route is designed for an average group of physically healthy people;
4. Participation in the excursion to Hoverla does not require prior training or experience;
5. During the hike to Hoverla and descent it is strictly forbidden to drink alcohol.
What to take with you for a trip to Hoverla:
- a document proving your identity (passport, driver's license)
- comfortable waterproof footwear (preferably mountain trekking boots with high lacing and vibram tread)
- a windproof jacket with a hood, preferably waterproof, windproof pants that do not hinder movement, a warm sweater or a polar jacket, a hat (hat, bandana), a raincoat;
- a spare set of clothes;
- food for snacks during the climb;
- necessary medicines (individual first aid kit) that you use.
The price of the tour includes: travel by car along the route; ascent to Hoverla; guide support; mountain guide support.
The price does not include and is paid additionally: entrance tickets to tourist attractions; meals.
4 reasons to choose tour
The highest point of our country, which is 2061 meters above sea level
The mountain belongs to the Chornohirsky ridge, which is considered the main landscape and the most popular excursion object of the Carpathians
To conquer Hoverla is to feel complete freedom and euphoria after a difficult and long journey
This is not only the highest mountain in our country, but also an extremely picturesque location with unparalleled views of the Chornohorsk range and not only
The highest peak in Ukraine with a height of 2,061 m. It is located on the border of Zakarpattia and Ivano-Frankivsk regions, and is the dominant point of the high mountain range of the Carpathian Chornohora. This is not only the highest mountain in our country, but also an extremely picturesque location with unparalleled views of the Chornohorsk range and beyond.
What is included?
Transfer along the route
*From each purchased tour, we transfer 10% to the Ukrainian Refugee Support Fund. All profits from press tours are transferred to the reconstruction of Ukraine.
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The simultaneous stay of visitors in the hotel lobby not more than one person per 10 square meters of serviceable area is allowed.
Persons can visit hotels and stay there (outside hotel room) only if they wear respirator or face mask (including homemade mask), so that the nose and mouth are covered.
Hotel guests are obliged to keep the 1.5 meters distance.
Online check-in making in advance is recommended to avoid queues at check-in to hotel.
Meals in hotels are provided through meals delivery service to rooms upon prior order or at hotel restaurants situated inside or in open areas, provided the distance of at least 1.5 meters between seats at adjacent tables.
Not more than 4 clients are allowed to stay at the table (excluding children under 14 years old). Unless these tables are separated by a special partition;
Self-serve is not allowed.