Sakral’na Khortytsya 'Green' Cycling Route
Posted by : UAadmin@ecotournet.net on 16.Jul.21
Last update by : UAadmin@ecotournet.net on 30.Oct.21
The length of the route is 36.3 km. The route makes the most of the paved roads and can be used not only for bicycles but also for other small electric vehicles. The start point (No. 1) of the route is the Max Grant House.
From the Max Grant Center, tourists go along Peremohy str. to the intersection with Serhii Tiulenin str. to the pedestrian crossing (point No. 2). Further along the bikeway, tourists go acrossthe Dnipro River along the Preobrazhenskyi Bridge to the Khortytsia island. First, the route includes a visit to the northern part of the island. A lot of tourist sites are concentrated here, which are located next to the picturesque natural landscapes. This is the mostovertopped part of the island above the river, the highest rocks are located here, while the northwesternpart is slightly higher than the north-eastern one.
A distinctive feature of the northernKhortytsia is a large number of forest stands, both coniferous and deciduous - it is forests thatoccupy most of the territory of this part of the island. Point No. 3 - monument to Cossack Mamai. Distance from the start of the route is 2.4km. Land cover is asphalt. Further, the route runs along the highway along the paved sidewalk to point No. 48. Further, the route runs through the forest to the historical and cultural complex ZaporizhzhiaSich (point No. 4)
The next stop (point No. 5) is the Museum of the History of Zaporizhzhia Cossacks of the “Khortytsia” National Reserve. The route runs along the residue road. Currently, the museum is under reconstruction, but it offers a magnificent view of Dnipro, rocky rapids and the DniproHEP. Further, the route runs along the path along the river bank (Tarasov’s path) through point No. 40 to the pedestrian crossing (point No. 8). Go to the other side of the road to point No. 41. Further, the route runs along paved roads and along country roads through points No. 41 ... 43 to the next location. Khortytsia National Training and Rehabilitation Academy is the next stop (point No. 15). It provides for the arrangement of recreations - the installation of outdoor furniture: canopy and tablewith benches.
Further, the route was mapped along paths and roads along the Dnipro bank along the western edge of the island through Naumovabalka, the health and recreation resort of Zaporizhstal PJSC, point No. 49, the Lisnytstvo village to the point No. 19. Tourists pass the two-level transport interchange on foot along the pedestrian sidewalk - 100m. Further, the route runs along the T0806 highway along the sidewalk through a pedestrian crossing to point No. 20. The further route lies in the central part of the Khortytsia island. This segment of the island is a hill covered by steppe. The main types of landscapes here are the real steppe, mainly located along the river banks, and the ravine forest located in balkas and ravines that cut into the steppe.
The route makes the most of the paved roads and can be used not only for bicycles but also for other small electric vehicles.