Ski resort “Sinyak”

Sinyak ski resort is very popular among travelers. It is located in a picturesque corner of Transcarpathia, captivated by its special atmosphere. The complex offers all kinds of sports entertainment and other services.

This settlement is located in the Transcarpathian region near Mukachevo at an altitude of about 500 m above sea level. For the first time he is mentioned in the chronicles of the 18th century. Even then, the area was famous for its health-improving properties. And in 1936 she became famous for the fact that medicinal baths were opened here.

Where to go skiing

The complex is surrounded by picturesque dense forests on all sides, which favorably affect the soul and body of tourists. And the map of the slopes of the resort clearly shows the commonality of nature and sports passion that dominate here.

Description of tracks

First of all, of course, tourists visiting Sinyak are interested in skis.

Therefore, it is necessary to explain that the complex is equipped with 3 tracks:

  • For experienced athletes, there is a 1200 m long slope with a height difference of 220 m.
  • For amateurs there is a slope of 950 m with a drop of 220 meters.
  • For beginners, there is a Sinyak ski slope 400 m with a drop of 50 m.

All slopes are quite gentle and comfortable. They are constantly processed by snow groomers and stored in a functional form by other modern technology.

But beginners still need to be careful, because in some places there are small irregularities and grass grows.

Lift and instructor prices

Travelers are served by 2 drag lifts. The price of their use does not exceed 10 UAH. There is a multi-lift for children (5 UAH). A child under 6 years of age is allowed free admission. Resort guests have a ski pass.

For those who are not yet confident enough in their skills, there is a special school where experienced instructors teach. They teach everyone not only skiing, but also snowboarding. Individual lessons cost 50 UAH. at one o’clock.

Ski equipment rental

Despite the fact that Sinyak is a ski resort, not all tourists bring a supply of sports equipment with them. Therefore, there are 3 rental centers operating here. For a reasonable amount, every traveler will be provided with excellent equipment, including:

  • skis;
  • sticks;
  • sled;
  • snowboards, etc.

The price for using the ammunition is 100 UAH. per day.

What else to have fun in Sinyak?

The resort has excellent conditions for a family holiday. Skiing in Sinyak allows you to have a great time. You will also enjoy billiards, table tennis, a quiet evening in the library or the computer room.

Someone will want to warm up in the sauna, while others will prefer a cinema or a dance floor.

Sports lovers can try their hand at the shooting range or gym.

Those who come with children will gladly have fun in the mini zoo.

And tourists improve their health at sources with hydrogen sulfide water.

And all the guests of the resort will take a walk with pleasure and will breathe fresh and clean mountain air, admire relict forests and clear water bodies.

Snowmobile rental

Rest in Sinyak is not limited to ski slopes. A snowmobile safari allows the whole family to have an active time. Skiing provides an influx of positive emotions, good rest and fun. And inexpensive equipment rental provides everyone with high quality and reliable snowmobiles and the assistance of experienced instructors.

Walking excursions and hikes in the mountains

It is not necessary to make a dizzying summit climb with a full set of hiking equipment. In the mountains, every traveler will feel the amazing transparency of the air, cleansing the lungs and intoxicating with joy.


Sledding is not only fun for children, but also a great way to keep yourself in good shape. Some people will like rides from a high slide, while others will prefer slow skiing on a smooth slope.

This kind of entertainment is great for getting rid of extra pounds. In addition, it enhances the production of the joy hormone serotonin.

Baths and saunas

Hot water, air and steam combined with cool bathing have always given people great pleasure. Since ancient times, in all countries of the world, people have preferred such a pastime to many other entertainments.

Bath and sauna help to relieve fatigue, relax muscles and saturate the brain with oxygen. They heal the body, strengthen its defenses and improve mood.

Excursions to interesting locations of Transcarpathia

From the Sinyak ski resort, it is easy to get to interesting places that everyone should visit. You should definitely go on the following excursions:

  • Shypot waterfall.
  • Transcarpathian Calvary Dzhublik.
  • Mukachevo and Palanok castle.
  • Obavsky stone.
  • Lake Synevyr.
  • Srednyansky castle.
  • Thermal waters Beregovaya and Kosina.
  • Uzhgorod.
  • Chinadievo with the castle of St. Miklos.
  • Schönborn Castle in the Karpaty sanatorium, etc.

In addition, many hiking trails start from here, which can be selected on the map.

Sanatorium Sinyak

There is a sanatorium not far from the complex. Hydrogen sulfide-rich springs are located here. Their waters reduce pressure, improve heart function, increase blood circulation, etc. In addition, the medicinal composition has a positive effect on the state of the nervous system and the musculoskeletal system.

In the sanatorium, it is recommended to undergo treatment for patients suffering from:

  • arthritis;
  • autoimmune diseases;
  • varicose veins disease;
  • skin pathologies;
  • violations of the genitourinary system;
  • osteochondrosis;
  • rheumatism;
  • endocrine disorders, etc.

Exposure to humid clean air, saturated with the aroma of conifers, has an incomparable healing effect. And the picturesque landscapes of mountain ranges and the breezes of cool rivers relieve any stress and deprive you of chronic fatigue.

Where to stay

Sinyak offers accommodation of different levels of comfort.

Interesting housing options

Recreation centers, sanatoriums and the private sector make it possible to rent inexpensive housing with amenities.

An economic option of accommodation is offered by the hotels Lisovyi Budynochok and Vovk Gasthaus, which are located practically in the center of the village.

The Baymont hotel is located near the ski resort.

For a family vacation, the most suitable option is the “Glade of Birds”.

Housing prices

Prices for accommodation in Sinyak and the surrounding area are quite democratic. If you want an economy option in a private guest house, then you will have to pay from UAH 200-300. per day. For accommodation in hotels, you will have to pay from 600 UAH. In the sanatorium, prices start from 900 UAH. per day. And for the rent of cottages and houses, in total, you will have to pay from 1000 UAH. and higher.

Where to eat in Sinyak

At the foot of the mountain there are numerous cafes and shops that allow tourists to calm their appetite.

Where you can eat deliciously

An excellent treat is offered by the “Detsa u Doctor” hut in Chinadievo, which serves European, Transcarpathian and Ukrainian cuisine.

No less tasty food is prepared by Kolyba over the Stream or the Sofia restaurant in Polyana.

There are also shops near the resort that sell hot meals, refreshments, and lunch.

Food prices

If you decide to stay in a sanatorium, the room price includes three meals a day. If you intend to eat in restaurants or cafes, then the prices will pleasantly surprise you. The price for breakfast in the “Detsa at the Doctor’s” hut starts at 20 UAH. for a simple scrambled eggs up to 45 UAH. for an omelet with sausage and cheese or pancakes with cottage cheese. Ukrainian borsch with meat costs 50 UAH, bograch – 70 UAH. The signature dish “Doctor’s Gostina” (gurka, picnic, peasant potatoes, shovdar, sauerkraut, sauce) cost only 45 UAH. for 100 gr.

Where is it and how to get there

Kiev is 614 km away from the Sinyak resort, so it is better to cross them by train to Mukachevo. From here, the ski complex can be easily reached by minibus or taxi in half an hour.

If you think about how to get to Sinyak by private car, then in this case you need to move towards Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, Rivne or Ternopil. The village of Chinadievo will serve as a reference point, indicating the desired turn. In the cold season, you should take snow chains with you and stock up on winter tires.

Resort Reviews

Travelers leave numerous positive reviews about their vacation.

They point out that the slopes are suitable for both beginners and experienced skiers. Children are very pleased with the Multilift

Equipment is available for rent, and instructor services are also offered inexpensively. The safety of the skaters is closely monitored by rescuers.

Most tourists try to have a bite to eat in the pavilion-cafe, where the most delicious and most Transcarpathian dishes are prepared.