Tourism in Ukraine: Ukraine is a beautiful country geographically, with many plains, hills and mountains (Carpathians), rivers and streams (Dnepr, Dnestr, Danube) and a wide opening to the Black Sea. Ukraine is ranked as the 14th most popular tourist destination in the world. Over 15 million tourists visit Ukraine every year, in 2006 there were 18.9 million tourists (mostly from Eastern Europe, Western Europe and USA). Since the 19th century tourism industry is gradually growing. detailii regiuni excursii