River port

River port

The Dnieper river is the fourth river by length in Europe.

View from the Dnieper hills

View from the Dnieper hills

The River flows to the Black Sea.

The Dnieper River

The Dnieper River

The name Dnieper is derived from Sarmatian and means “the river on the far side”.

The Dnipro River

Its total length is 2,285 kilometres, of which 1,095 km lie within Ukraine.

The left bank of the river

The left bank of the river

The River creates an important transport corridor. It is also used by passenger vessels.

The Dnieper River

The Dnieper River

The river is famous for its dams and hydroelectric stations.

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