Date: 1-4, May 2015. (4 days)
Distance: 310 Km (around 192 miles)
Longest distance per day: 100km (62 miles)
Participants: 2 persons

There is a kind of big lake right in the center of Ukraine, but actually it’s a Kremenchugskiy water reservoir on river Dnieper.
Last year we travelled around northern part of this lake, started from Cherkassy. This year we completed circle around the south part.

Map of the travel


Route Builder: custom route created on May 09, 2015

  1. High place and really nice view (“Piviha” hill).
  2. Private museum with ancient statues.
  3. High place and really nice view (210 meters, highest place on left part of Ukraine).
  4. Abandoned place (not-finished nuclear station).
  5. A place to buy delicious fish (fish factory).

That was a lightweight trip

No big tent, only 1.2 kg, one level tent. Tiny amount of eating in the bags. No panniers.
The only one big thing I have to take this May – a warm sleeping bag. Nights was cold (0 +5).
Money spent

$25 (buying eating in a village shops, eating in a road cafe two times).
Trips to Ukraine are really low cost trips now because of Ukrainian Hryvnia (₴) to $ exchange rate jumped four times up few months ago (from 8₴ for $1 to 23₴ for $1.
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