The world's longest bypass canal along an artificial reservoir is located in Ukraine, on the Dnieper above Kiev.
Route "Hydropark - Obvodnoy Canal"
Turning from the Venetian Island along the Dnieper to the right, upstream, the route will pass between Trukhanov Island and the slopes of the right bank of Kiev, which offers a view of the Park of Eternal Glory, the Mariinsky Park and the Palace, and passing under the Pedestrian Bridge, to the Arch of Friendship of Peoples and the Funicular , located on the Postal Square. Further, past Rybalsky Island, Muromets Park and Natalka Park, under the Zheleznodorozhny and Severny Bridges, bypassing Severny Island, along Obolon and reaching Veliky Island, it passes the Desna mouth up to the channel to the Obvodny Canal.
Description of the resting place
During the construction of the Kiev hydroelectric power station, the main channel of the Dnieper River was blocked, and the mighty waters of the main artery of Ukraine were directed along a bypass canal. Despite the fact that this is an artificial structure, now the canal looks like a real river, with picturesque banks and clear water. Not all motor ships and yachts can enter the canal from behind the road bridge near the hydroelectric power station, but those who can find themselves in an extremely interesting water area.
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