Cycling route 45 km long to appear in Chernobyl zone
Cycling route in the Chernobyl zone / press service of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine
It runs through the Ukrainian part of the exclusion zone and will open in the summer.
The first cycle route which will pass through the territory of the Chernobyl zone has been developed in Ukraine. The 45 km-long track also passes through the settled villages.
Each group will be provided with two escorts. Besides, participants of the excursion will be accompanied by support transport, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine reports.
The route will open in the summer, but for now, it exists only on paper. In the first days of October, the arrangement of stops in the picturesque corners of the exclusion zone began.
At the highest level, the Chernobyl zone in Ukraine is considered as a tourist site. There is a project "Magnets of Ukraine: Chernobyl", which is being implemented with the support of the Office of the President of Ukraine and other government agencies.