The name Hoverla comes from the Hungarian Hóvár, which means “Snowy Mountain” and it’s a perfect trail for beginners or people who are not much into sports.
Altitude: 2061 m
Altitude difference: ~ 800 m
Time needed: ~3 hours
Best time to climb: May – September
Distance: 15 km
Departure: An interesting point. Let’s say that you arrived to the central railway station in Ivano-Frankivsk. From there you take a bus till Vorokhta, and then a taxi to the tourist complex Zaroslyak.
Cost: Don’t be afraid of the taxi, it’s more than affordable. You’ll have also to pay a small fee for entering the national park. Count approximately 15$ for the necessary expenses like taxi and the entrance.