Kherson region is a unique area
for tourism, leisure, rehabilitation and recreation
km of sandy beaches sea coast
explored deposits of curative mineral balneological resources
objects of nature reserve fund
Unique, environmentally friendly natural recreational resources:
the world’s longest sand spit
Dzharylgach and Biruchy islands
Europe’s largest uninhabited islands.
Kinburn and Tendra spits
the only natural desert in Europe.
the world’s largest man-made forest – 100 thousand hectares
There are 80 objects of nature reserve fund in the region, including Black Sea Biosphere Reserve and Falz-Fein Askania Nova Biosphere reserve.
4 national natural parks:
More than 5 thousand objects of historical and cultural heritage are concentrated in the Kherson region:
Developed water, rural green, wine, ecological, historical and cultural types of tourism.
There are 2 dolphinariums on the territory of the Azov-Black sea coast.
Dolphinarium “Oscar” is located in Henicheska Hirka (located at the entrance to “Budivelnyk”). The dolphinarium is a favorite place for both local residents and holidaymakers of Arabatka.
The largest water park Oasis in the region was opened on the territory of the Arabatska Spit in summer, 2017. Since 2019, it is part of the Akvaland Group.
Another water park of the Akvaland Group is located on the Black Sea coast in Zalizny Port. The water park area covers 15,000 m2.
Unique exhibition objects in the open air:
Tavrian Green Village
Festival Kherson region
Calendar of festivals in Kherson region include:
Melpomena of Tavria
International festival of theater premiers «Melpomena of Tavria»,
all-Ukrainian festival «Kupala dawns»
Ukrainian watermelon – sweet miracle
all-Ukrainian festival «Ukrainian watermelon – sweet miracle»
all-Ukrainian festival «Tavrian villages»
festival of south flavor, street food and emotions «Kherson Fest»
International Actors Film Festival “Stozhary”
BlackSea games in Skadovsk
There are more than 1 000 recreational facilities in the region:
establishments for children's recreation and rehabilitation.
farmsteads of green tourism.
The total bed fund of these objects is more than