HORSEBACK RIDING IN UKRAINE
Horseback riding is not just a good kind of active rest but also a perfect therapy for those who are tired of city life.
Horseback riding is a widespread activity in Ukraine nowadays, there is a great number of schools, clubs and hippodromes where one can learn how to ride a horse. You can find a school where you can get several lessons and learn how to sit on a horse nearly in every oblast of Ukraine. Horseback riding for the beginners are divided into two types: rides and riding tours. Rides are short and you ride on the territory of the club or neighboring forests, parks and meadows. Such rides usually take 1-2 hours with an instructor; the average price of such ride is 100-200 hryvnia. Riding tour takes 1 day or more, there are tours for the beginners and for the experienced riders but it is recommended to have some basic skills. Long riding tour is a real adventure and a chance to see all the beauties of nature.
Riding tours around Ukraine
If you want to explore the beautiful nature and like active rest, riding is an obligatory activity of Ukraine travel. The most popular places for riding are the Carpathians and the Crimea. There are many centers of riding tourism in Zakarpatye where you can rent a horse for a tour. The beginners can also get the tours with an instruction. You can find such centers in Svalyavsky, Uzhgorodsky and other districts. Or visit the most beautiful places of the Crimea with a tour which starts near the mountain Demerdzhi. Cozy small hotels on the territory of riding clubs in Kyiv oblast where you can live and ride every day are very good for the true lovers of active rest which can also be a psychological treatment. Melancholic people are advised to ride because it helps to get rid of bad thoughts. It also affects the health of children in a good way so don't hesitate to take your children for horseback riding. Such tours can make your Ukraine travel unforgettable.