The off-season is the best time for warming up tastings. Both famous wineries with a great history, and young enterprises of the peninsula annually produce new wines and expand offers for tourist. The Crimea Travel Portal compiled the TOP-5 wineries worth visiting right now.
The Museum of Defense of Sevastopol unites six iconic places, including Malakhov Hill, Sapun-Gora mountain and the St. Prince Vladimir Cathedral, where 13 Russian admirals were buried. What exhibits are exposed there and what they offer visitors – please find in our material.
Where in the Crimea to touch the corals, that are 180 million years old, to hear the sound of the most interesting languages of the planet, get acquainted with the history of the frigate − record holder of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, visit the house of the legendary sculptor and see the unique collection of the Black Sea ʻgifts’?
Dozens of mountains in Crimea have unique forms that resemble animals with their outlines. Many of them are even named after the representatives of the fauna. We offer a selection of the most famous mountains of Crimea, the names of which indicate birds and beasts.
Chiborek, chibirek ... These are all different names for cheburek, which came to us from the Crimean Tatar cuisine. It is a “must” for every tourist to try this crispy pasty. Where to do this better – we’ll tell you in this overview.
The Crimean Travel Portal made a selection of Crimean hotels with outdoor heated pools, including those with sea water. Almost all of them are on the south coast. SPA, baths and medical centers are also available in combination with water procedures.
This year has brought a bunch of novelties from Crimean wineries − a theatrical show, new tastings, tourist sites, restaurants in the vineyards, and, of course, line updates and the release of new wines. A new organic farm in the Bakhchisaray district will also begin to receive guests.
Miracle trees of the Nikitsky Botanical Garden: a thousand-year-old pistachio, an immortal oak and a tree of death
In September 1812, the first plantings were made in the Nikitsky Botanical Garden. But even before the appearance of the collection of exotics there, rare flora species grew on this territory. The age of some of them at the time of laying the garden accounted for a thousand years. Read in our material about the survived old-timers of the NBG.
“I love the nature splendid vanishing away,” wrote poet Alexander Pushkin. We love that too. And we also know that autumn shining with colors can give the guests of Crimea a very cozy, calm, harmonious leisure. With no sweltering heat, fuss and queues at museums.
Climbing mountain peaks is always an adventure, new vivid emotions, an opportunity to test yourself. That is why this type of outdoor activity is so popular. And it is in Crimea, where all conditions for this are available.
You can endlessly watch how water flows... And listen, of course, too. After all, the sound of a waterfall pacifies and gives relaxation. There are many stunningly beautiful watersides in Crimea, where everyone may attain the zen meditation.
The production output of the Crimean Hydrogeological Station in Saki has been expanded to 6,000 tons. Now it is ready to increase distribution volumes. Reconstruction and technical re-equipment of the Station was carried out to preserve the therapeutic Saki Lake was part of the Federal Targeted Program for the socio-economic development of Crimea.
Over the past nine years, dozens of new monuments have been installed in Crimea − in honor of famous people of the past and historical events. In this monumental series, of course, there was a place for those who defended the inhabitants of the peninsula in the first days of the Crimean Spring – so-called 'Polite People'.
When after winter the soul and body miss real warmth, come to Crimea. Come to Crimea because spring there comes earlier than anywhere else in the country. This is the best recipe for health and good mood. And the undoubted advantages of a spring trip to the peninsula are low prices for accommodation and the absence of a large flow of tourists.
February 9 is the celebration day of the civil aviation personnel. This holiday unites everyone who takes off hundreds of aircraft every day and transports thousands of passengers. In Crimea, this day is celebrated by the personnel of Simferopol International Airport.