Summer Yalta. Sun-drenched, immersed in greenery, washed by the Black Sea and as if fenced off from the outside world by a ridge of mountains. Probably, there is no person on earth who has visited Crimea and at the same time has not visited its resort capital. How Yalta lives at the peak of the holiday season − see our photo gallery.
The holiday season in Crimea has started. So far accommodation facilities are open only to residents of the peninsula, however, the beaches of resort towns are already welcoming their first holiday makers, and nature pleases them with an abundance of green shades.
Real pink paradise is in the Bakhchisaray district of Crimea. Here, in the village of Turghenevka, rose − the queen of flowers − reigns as a queen: a favorable climate and soil, sufficient care of people turn fragrant plantations into a real oasis.
The photographer of the Crimean Travel Portal plunged into this tulip charm of the Nikitsky Botanical Garden and captured bright flowers in his vivid pictures. So, while you stay at home, you can enjoy a gorgeous tulip parade, flipping through our photo tape. Forward!
How to enjoy the spring mood and colorful flowering of Crimea without leaving your home? Look! The Crimean tourism portal offers Crimeans and guests of the peninsula a colorful photo collection filled with the sun and floral aromas. We suggest you to charge with the spring mood with us.
Vibrant and eventful holiday. This was the main day of the festival of wine and gastronomy #Novemberfest. A grand event took place on Saturday in the territory of one of Massandra − the oldest winery in Crimea. And it attracted 12 thousand guests.
Autumn painted Crimea in magic colors. October breathing trees dressed in red, yellow, crimson foliage and enveloped the undulating mountains with a fabulous veil. And the heady air, saturated with flavor of grapes, pomegranate and apples, helps to truly enjoy this time of year. And it is simply impossible not to appreciate such beauty.
Balaklava is a city with a rich military history. Emerged as a Genoese fortress, it was the home of the British fleet during the Crimean war, and a closed Soviet city, which housed a factory for the repair of submarines. And today Balaklava is a Mecca for yachting and fishing lovers.
If you are tired of sunbathing or visiting museums, try outdoor activities in Crimea. The peninsula has great opportunities, both for professionals and beginners. And if paragliding is too much for you, come to extreme sports festivals: there’re lots to see.
In the Crimean Tatar language, Köktöbel means “the land of blue hills.” When the light is right, the mountains around the town really do appear to be a cool shade of sky-blue. However, there are plenty of other colours in Koktebel, home to festivals, music and celebration.