Summer - it's not just beaches and sluggish rest in a hammock with your grandmother in the countryside, especially when you're in Kiev. Collect friends, prepare sneakers and go to conquer the peaks. UTB collected 5 of the best rope parks in the capital.
Children's rope park in the mall "Blockbuster"
Where: mall "Blockbuster", Stepan Bandery Prospect, 34B
What routes are there: in this park there are three routes of varying degrees of complexity. The first level is for children under 6 years, but not more than 140 centimeters. The second and third for children from 140 centimeters. The level of the route is the level of the floor of the rope park design.
Cost: 40-100 UAH, individual accompaniment of the instructor - 40 UAH
Advantages: since the rope park is covered, you can come here all year round. On the second floor there is a cinema. Around there are many shops and cafes where you can have a snack.
Disadvantages: The rope construction is designed only for children, so adults will have to look from the side.
Working hours: daily from 12:00 to 20:30
Contacts: +38 (044) 499 83 73, site here
Children's Rope Park in Sky Family Park
Where: Sky Family Park, Prospect General Vatutina, 2T
What routes are there: the rope park in Sky Family Park is a whole complex of children's entertainments. There are attractions for children from two years old. There is a rope labyrinth with trampolines: an obstacle course with a length of 20 meters (children under 5 years only accompanied by parents), as well as a 5-meter climbing wall with a hill, a giant swing, an obstacle course with a trolley, a mine with treasures, an obstacle course, tunnels and slides "Cones".
Price: 70 UAH
Advantages: While your child is in the hands of reliable rope park instructors, you can pamper yourself. To indulge, because there are many entertainments for adults: a beach, a food court, a lounge zone with hookahs, an open-air pool, a wake-station, catamarans and boats, where you can ride along the Dnieper and a whole shopping center with shops for Drunken shopping.
Disadvantages: climbing the rope park can only children, but adults have something to do at this time.
The schedule of the park: from Tuesday to Sunday. On weekdays from 10:00 to 22:00, on weekends from 10:00 to 23:00. Monday - closed
Contacts: +38 (095) 283-65-55, the site is here
Rope Park X-Park
Where: Peoples' Friendship Park (Obolonsky avenue, 40, Kyiv, 02000)
What routes are there: this rope park is designed for both children and adults. The height of the routes is from 1.5 to 12 meters.
The cost: 70-100 UAH
Advantages: if you want to feel yourself in the mountains, there is a climbing wall in the park.
Disadvantages: this is not the most comfortable park to get by on its own. Nearby there is no subway, and to the nearest stop to go on foot 30 minutes
Work schedule: on weekends and public holidays from 11:00 to 20:00. On weekdays, it is necessary to call for earlier, the cost of one hour is 1500 UAH.
Contacts: +38 (044) 229-26-17, +38 (063) 136-25-85; Site here
Rope Park "Lazalka"
Where: metro station "Hydropark". At the exit from the metro, turn left, near the attractions and there is a park.
What routes are there: "Children's" - a height of 1 meter, "Shustra Panda" - a height of 3 meters and "Spiderman" - a height of 6 meters. The last two children and adolescents from 9 to 18 years can climb only accompanied by an instructor.
The cost: 50-120 UAH.
Advantages: in the park "Lazalka" there are special offers for celebrating children's and adult birthdays, as well as corporate parties. In addition, there is a system of discounts: mom, dad and child - 10%, the company 5-10 people - 10%, the company 11-20 people - 15% and the company from 20 people - 20%.
Disadvantages: the main disadvantage of this park is Hydropark itself. To eat lunch or have a snack ice cream, you will have to give a tidy sum, because we all know what prices there are.
Work schedule: on weekdays from 11:00 to 19:00, on weekends from 10:00 to 20:00
Contacts: +38 (098) 200-99-22, +38 (044) 383-75-53, the site is here
Rope Park "Seiklar"
What routes are there: there are 7 routes and 11 rope paths here, you can get acquainted with all here.
The cost: 20-300 UAH.
Advantages: around the forest and the lake. The park has good infrastructure: there are toilets, shops and cafes nearby.
Disadvantages: despite the comfortable infrastructure and excellent routes of the park, it is far from the center, that is, those who live on the right bank, it is not easy to get here. The nearest metro station is Krasny Khutor, the final green branch.
Working hours: daily from 10:00 to 20:00
Contacts: +38 (044) 353-01-71, the site is here