33 days in Crimea Itinerary

33 days in Crimea Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kerch
— 3 nights
2
Feodosia
— 5 nights
3
Yalta
— 5 nights
4
Sevastopol
— 6 nights
5
Simferopol
— 4 nights
6
Yevpatoriya
— 8 nights

3
nights
Kerch

Kerch ©
Kerch is a city of regional significance on the Kerch Peninsula in the east of the Crimea. Appreciate the collections at Historical and Archaeological Museum and Lapidariy. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Church of St. John the Baptist and Glory Obelisk at the Mountain Mitridat. Explore Kerch's surroundings by going to Kurortne (Chokral Lake & Karalarskiy Nature Park). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Adzhimushkay Quarry, don't miss a visit to Mitridatskaya Lestnitsa, witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial Complex in Honor of the Heroes Eltigen Marine, and appreciate the history behind Stella with Golden Griffon.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kerch trip itinerary app.

Riga, Latvia to Kerch is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Riga in April; daily highs in Kerch reach 19°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Feodosia.

Things to do in Kerch

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Kurortne
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Adzhimushkay Quarry ©
Adzhimushkay Quarry
Church of St. John the Baptist ©
Church of St. John the Baptist

5
nights
Feodosia

Feodosia ©
You'll explore and learn at Aivazovsky National Art Gallery and Literary-Memorial Museum of Grin. Get a sense of the local culture at Sudak Fortress and Literary and Art Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Feodosia: House-Museum of M. A. Voloshin (in Koktebel), Kurortne (Karadag Natural Reserve & Museum of History and Nature of Karadag) and Golitsyn Path (in Novyi Svit).

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Feodosia road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kerch to Feodosia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kerch to Feodosia due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Yalta.

Things to do in Feodosia

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Koktebel, Kurortne, Kirovske, Golitsyn Path, Sudak Fortress
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Aivazovsky National Art Gallery ©
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery
Sudak Fortress ©
Sudak Fortress
Dacha Victoria - Otrada ©
Dacha Victoria - Otrada

5
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vorontsov Palace and Park complex and Chekhov House & Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve and Museum of Mikhail Pugovkin. Step out of Yalta to go to Gaspra and see Swallow's Nest, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Lenin Embankment, learn about winemaking at Massandra Winery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Alexander Nevsky, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Christ the Savior.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yalta road trip planner.

You can drive from Feodosia to Yalta in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sevastopol.

Things to do in Yalta

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Livadiya, Oreanda, Vorontsov Palace and Park complex, Swallow's Nest, Massandra Winery
Find places to stay May 2 — 7:
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Vorontsov Palace and Park complex ©
Vorontsov Palace and Park complex
Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve ©
Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve
Lenin Embankment ©
Lenin Embankment

6
nights
Sevastopol

Sevastopol ©
Situated between Ukraine and Russia, Sevastopol represents a laid-back coastal city with impressive naval history and a desirable microclimate for vacationers.
Let the collections at The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese and Malakhov Barrow capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35 and Panorama Museum on the Siege of Sevastopol. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sevastopol: Bakhchisaray (Cave Town of Chufut-Kale & Bakhchisaryi Holy Dormition Monastery), Mangup Kale fortress (in Khodzha Sala) and Balaklava (Military History Museum of Fortifications Balaklava Underground Museum Complex, Balaklava Bay, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol, identify plant and animal life at Cape Fiolent, appreciate the extensive heritage of Primorskiy Boulevard, and examine the collection at Sevastopol Crypto House-Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sevastopol trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Yalta to Sevastopol takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Simferopol.

Things to do in Sevastopol

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Balaklava, Bakhchisaray, Mangup Kale fortress, Inkerman Cave Monastery
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Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35 ©
The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese ©
Panorama Museum on the Siege of Sevastopol ©

4
nights
Simferopol

Simferopol ©
Simferopol is a city on the Crimean peninsula, the status of which is disputed between Ukraine and Russia. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bakhchisaray Historical, Cultural and Archaeological Museum-Reserve and Inkerman Wine Factory. Museum-lovers will appreciate Crimean Ethnographic Museum and Museum of the History of Simferopol. Venture out of the city with trips to Tepe Kermen Cave City (in Bakhchisaray), Safari-park Taygan (in Bilohirsk) and Red Caves (Kizil-Koba) (in Perevalne). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Convent, Head underground at Marble Caves, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Vladimir and Olga.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Simferopol trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Sevastopol to Simferopol by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sevastopol to Simferopol. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Yevpatoriya.

Things to do in Simferopol

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Bakhchisaray, Safari-park Taygan, Inkerman Wine Factory, Red Caves (Kizil-Koba), Marble Caves
Find places to stay May 13 — 17:
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Tepe Kermen Cave City ©
Tepe Kermen Cave City
Church of the Three Saints ©
Church of the Three Saints

8
nights
Yevpatoriya

Yevpatoriya ©
Eupatoria or Yevpatoria is a city of regional significance in Crimea, a territory disputed between Ukraine (as the Autonomous Republic of Crimea) and Russia (as the Republic of Crimea) after Russia annexed Crimea in March 2014. Museum-lovers will appreciate Odun-Bazar Kapusi and Wine House. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Juma-Jami Mosque and Karaite Kenesa of Yevpatoria. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yevpatoriya: Saki (Entertaining Aqua Complex Saksoniya, Gogol Statue, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, take in the exciting artwork at The Harasho, observe the fascinating underwater world at Yevpatoriya Dolphinarium, and make a trip to St. Ilia Temple.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Yevpatoriya road trip site.

Getting from Simferopol to Yevpatoriya by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Simferopol to Yevpatoriya, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Yevpatoriya

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Saki
Find places to stay May 17 — 25:
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Odun-Bazar Kapusi ©
Odun-Bazar Kapusi
Juma-Jami Mosque ©
Juma-Jami Mosque
Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Cathedral of St. Nicholas