We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Khortitsa National Sanctuary

Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine
+380 95 914 7706
Review Highlights
Excellent place for visit

Although it isn't my first visit, still like visiting this place and discovering new attractions... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Pavel P
via mobile
Wonderful Visit

Beautiful scenery and amazing history. A must visit. I want to return in warmer months to visit... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
via mobile
Read all 206 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“the river” (6 reviews)
“nice place” (2 reviews)
“large park” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine
+380 95 914 7706
Write a Review
Reviews (206)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Although it isn't my first visit, still like visiting this place and discovering new attractions. Recommend also to visit national reserve

Thank Pavel P
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery and amazing history. A must visit. I want to return in warmer months to visit. Friendly people and cool Cossacks.

Thank Amerikan2017
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I visit the resturant and museum. Museum much better to visit at the summer and not in the winter. Quite cool anyway but I can imagine a lot more activity in the summer. Resturant was very cozy and great food.

Thank Ruben M
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the visit. I have been there to visit a stable, and I was impressed by the place and people cordiality. A break from the gray Ukraine

Thank Massimo S
Reviewed 9 November 2016

In October 2016 we visited Hortitsa Island with my large family. We went down to the river, saw a campus of mountain climbers. Area was clean.

Thank Ruslana0212
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We went via public transport with the purpose of seeing the reconstructed Cossacks complex and musuem as well as the prehistoric stone circles. (The complex was a 40 minute walk from the nearest bus stop). Beautiful views and great for hikers, nature lovers alike. Spent...More

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This island accounts for 90% of Zaporizhia charm. It is quite diverse, having forests, beaches, secluded places on river banks, pagan sanctuaries, the reconstruction of the Sich fortress, and stunning views from the hills on the river and DneproGES dam, and more. You cannot even...More

Thank oleg951
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Well worth visiting this island and seeing their history. The woodwork done inside the church is incredible. Each building hold treasures from the past. Great view of the dam too.

1  Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 20 August 2016

searching for quite place , nature , relaxing and inspiring please go ahead this khortitsa island the where to go

Thank Ghaffar-Shamiya
A TripAdvisor Member
Canon City, Colorado
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This island has many twist and turns. You can always back track but I felt it is fun to get lost. There are many things to see. The Hydro electric plant, the Cocosix fort musium. I am here in Aug And it is hot, hot,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Nearby Restaurants
Villa Oliva
262 reviews
2.77 km away
Cafe Shelest
53 reviews
3.00 km away
94 reviews
3.11 km away
66 reviews
3.55 km away
Nearby Attractions
Dnieper Hydroelectric Station
66 reviews
1.68 km away
Prospekt V. I. Lenina
64 reviews
1.58 km away
Faeton Retro Cars Museum
49 reviews
4.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Khortitsa National Sanctuary staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines