19 days in Crimea Itinerary

19 days in Crimea Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Olenevka
— 3 nights
2
Balaklava
— 4 nights
3
Massandra
— 5 nights
4
Kurortne
— 4 nights

3
nights
Olenevka

Olenevka ©
Take a break from the city and head to Cape Tarkhankut and Bolshoi and Maly Atlesh.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Olenevka trip planner.

Karachi, Pakistan to Olenevka is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Pakistan Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. On the 6th (Fri), you're off to Balaklava.

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

4
nights
Balaklava

Balaklava ©
Balaklava is a former city on the Crimean Peninsula and part of the city of Sevastopol. Escape the urban bustle at Cape Fiolent and Academy of Espionage. Get some historical perspective at Bakhchisaryi Holy Dormition Monastery and Cave Town of Chufut-Kale. Explore Balaklava's surroundings by going to Bakhchisaray Historical, Cultural and Archaeological Museum-Reserve (in Bakhchisaray) and Sevastopol (Black Fleet Squadron Seamen Memorial, The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese, &more). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Balaklava Bay, see the interesting displays at Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35, take a leisurely stroll along Grafskaya Wharf, and make a trip to Admiral Nakhimov Monument.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Balaklava online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Olenevka to Balaklava by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Massandra.

Things to do in Balaklava

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Sevastopol, Bakhchisaray
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Balaklava Bay ©
Balaklava Bay
Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35 ©
The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese ©

5
nights
Massandra

Massandra ©
Massandra or Masandra is an urban-type settlement in the Yalta Municipality of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, a territory recognized by a majority of countries as part of Ukraine and incorporated by Russia as the Republic of Crimea. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Vorontsov Palace and Park complex and Chapel in Honor of New Martyrs and Confessors Russian. Museum-lovers will get to explore Massandra Palace and Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve. Get out of town with these interesting Massandra side-trips: Tsar's Path (in Livadiya), Swallow's Nest (in Gaspra) and Eski Sarai Jami Mosque (in Pionerskoye). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Massandra Winery, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ayu-Dag (Medved-Gora), take in the dramatic scenery at Waterfall Uchan-Su, and make a trip to Cableway Mishor - Ai Petri.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Massandra tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Balaklava to Massandra takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kurortne.

Things to do in Massandra

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yalta, Koreiz, Livadiya, Partenit, Vorontsov Palace and Park complex
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Massandra Winery ©
Massandra Winery
Vorontsov Palace and Park complex ©
Vorontsov Palace and Park complex
Lenin Embankment ©
Lenin Embankment

4
nights
Kurortne

Kurortne ©
Appreciate the collections at Aivazovsky National Art Gallery and House-Museum of M. A. Voloshin. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sudak Fortress and Hill Junge. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kurortne: Toplovsk Holy Trinity Paraskevievskiy Convent (in Uchebne), Safari-park Taygan (in Bilohirsk) and Bay Provato (in Ordzhonikidze).

Plan my day in Kurortne using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Massandra to Kurortne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kurortne

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Koktebel, Feodosia, Golitsyn Path, Sudak Fortress, Toplovsk Holy Trinity Paraskevievskiy Convent
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Karadag Natural Reserve ©
Karadag Natural Reserve
Sudak Fortress ©
Sudak Fortress
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery ©
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery