16 days in Crimea Itinerary

16 days in Crimea Itinerary

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Shcholkine
— 1 day
2
Yalta
— 4 nights
3
Sevastopol
— 4 nights
4
Olenevka
— 2 nights
5
Kurortne
— 3 nights

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Shcholkine

Shcholkine
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): get outside with Beach Tatarka.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Shcholkine trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Shcholkine is an approximately 90-hour travel. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Shcholkine. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Yalta.

Things to do in Shcholkine

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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4
nights
Yalta

Yalta ©
A popular resort town on the Crimea peninsula, Yalta reveals a striking Neo-Gothic châteaux nestled high atop a steep sea cliff.
Get in touch with nature at Ai-Petri and Waterfall Uchan-Su. Get some cultural insight at Vorontsov Palace and Park complex and Chekhov House & Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Ayu-Dag (Medved-Gora) (in Partenit), Swallow's Nest (in Gaspra) and Nikita Botanical Gardens (in Nikita). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Lenin Embankment, get to know the resident critters at Skazka Zoo, admire the striking features of Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve, and steep yourself in history at Bukhara Emir's Palace.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yalta itinerary builder.

You can drive from Shcholkine to Yalta in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sevastopol.

Things to do in Yalta

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Livadiya, Massandra, Ai-Petri, Ayu-Dag (Medved-Gora), Vorontsov Palace and Park complex
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Vorontsov Palace and Park complex ©
Vorontsov Palace and Park complex
Lenin Embankment ©
Lenin Embankment
Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve ©
Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve

4
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Sevastopol

Sevastopol ©
Situated between Ukraine and Russia, Sevastopol represents a laid-back coastal city with impressive naval history and a desirable microclimate for vacationers.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35 and Panorama Museum on the Siege of Sevastopol. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cave Town of Chufut-Kale and Mangup Mountain Annunciation Monastery. Get out of town with these interesting Sevastopol side-trips: Balaklava Bay (in Balaklava), Eski Kermen (in Kholmovka) and Bakhchisaray (Bakhchisaryi Holy Dormition Monastery & Bakhchisaray Historical, Cultural and Archaeological Museum-Reserve). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Cape Fiolent, don't miss a visit to 7 Bastion Defense Wall, pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol, and delve into the distant past at Mangup Kale fortress.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sevastopol vacation tool.

Drive from Yalta to Sevastopol in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Olenevka.

Things to do in Sevastopol

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bakhchisaray, Khodzha Sala, Balaklava Bay, Eski Kermen
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Cape Fiolent ©
Cape Fiolent
Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35 ©
The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese ©

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Olenevka

Olenevka ©
On the 24th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Cape Tarkhankut, then explore the striking landscape at Bolshoi and Maly Atlesh, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Dolphinarium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Kalos Limen Ancient Greek Settlement.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Olenevka driving holiday planner.

Getting from Sevastopol to Olenevka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Kurortne.

Things to do in Olenevka

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Kalos Limen Ancient Greek Settlement
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Cape Tarkhankut ©
Cape Tarkhankut
Bolshoi and Maly Atlesh
Bolshoi and Maly Atlesh

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Kurortne

Kurortne ©
Visit Sudak Fortress and Surb Khach Monastery for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore Aivazovsky National Art Gallery and Literary-Memorial Museum of Grin. Venture out of the city with trips to Golitsyn Path (in Novyi Svit) and Monument to Ivan Aivazovskiy (in Feodosia). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 26th (Mon) at Waterpark in Koktebel.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Kurortne road trip tool.

Getting from Olenevka to Kurortne by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kurortne

Theme Parks · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Feodosia, Golitsyn Path, Sudak Fortress, Waterpark in Koktebel, Surb Khach Monastery
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Karadag Natural Reserve ©
Karadag Natural Reserve
Sudak Fortress ©
Sudak Fortress
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery ©
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery