Last updated on March 13th, 2020 at 08:09 am
Tunnel of Love is located near the town of Klevan in Western Ukraine. The “Tunnel of Love” is a truly unique, beautiful, and inspiring sight. Located near the Polish border, the Tunnel of Love winds for 1.8 miles through dense Ukrainian forests. It is one of the most excellent examples of the original architecture in the world.
What is the Tunnel of Love
The tunnel is formed along a small remote railway that serves a local wood factory. By the way, the tunnel space is being just the right size for the rail car to go through it. Also, Each day the train makes three trips per day through the passageway. Somehow, this has caused the trees in the forest to wrap around the train line perfectly. Well, it has to give the illusion that the train is being shot through a leafy green tube.
Best times to visit the Tunnel of Love
Tunnel of Love, The best times to visit are in the fall when the trees are all in color, or the spring when the tube is that bright and vibrant fresh green color. So, the best time is September to End of October.
In addition to the railway’s practical application, it also carries with it a more mythical purpose responsible for drawing several visitors each year.
Legend has it that if lovers who are walking along the Tunnel of Love. And make a wish. Well, that wish will come true if they are sincere in Love.
This legend is the source of the railway’s unofficial name. It has also made the tunnel a very romantic place for lovers, both young and old, to visit. However, whether you are in Love or not, the Tunnel of Love is a must-see if you are traveling in Ukraine Travel Information. Few other places in the world will give you the same sense of magical wonderment as a walk through the Tunnel of Love.
How to Get There from Kiev
The tunnel is most easily accessed from Klevan, which is a town of about 7,470 (at the time of the last Ukrainian census in 2001) located in the Rivine Oblast province. Visitors can take buses or trains to Klevan from the larger Ukrainian metropolitan areas. However, car rental is the easiest way to make the trip, especially if you want to see the Tunnel of Love.
Car rentals in Ukraine are very affordable. Klevan can be accessed via the T1817 and the H22 roads. The town is only a short, 28.3 km northwest of Rivine, the center of the Rivine Oblast province, and a 50.4 km drive from Lutsk. I would instead rent a car with English speaking driver with Kiev Car renting.