46 days in Crimea Itinerary

46 days in Crimea Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

6
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. Explore Yevpatoriya's surroundings by going to Saki (Monument to Pirogov, Museum of Mud Treatment History, &more) and Cape Tarkhankut (in Olenevka). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Juma-Jami Mosque, make a trip to Gorky Embankment, and appreciate the history behind Memorial Krasnaya Gorka.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Yevpatoriya itinerary planning app.

Istanbul, Turkey to Yevpatoriya is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Simferopol.

Things to do in Yevpatoriya

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Saki, Cape Tarkhankut
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Cape Tarkhankut ©
Cape Tarkhankut
Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Cathedral of St. Nicholas
Evpatoriyskiy Tram ©
Evpatoriyskiy Tram

6
nights
Simferopol

Simferopol ©
Simferopol is a city on the Crimean peninsula, the status of which is disputed between Ukraine and Russia. Change things up with these side-trips from Simferopol: Bakhchisaray Historical, Cultural and Archaeological Museum-Reserve (in Bakhchisaray), Kachi-Kalyon (in Bashtanovka) and Church of St. Nicholas (in Pionerskoye). There's lots more to do: get your game on at Mir na Oshhup, enjoy breathtaking views from Scythian Neapolis, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Convent, and take in the awesome beauty at White Rock.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Simferopol online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Yevpatoriya to Simferopol in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sevastopol.

Things to do in Simferopol

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Perevalne, White Rock, Bakhchisaray Historical, Cultural and Archaeological Museum-Reserve, Kachi-Kalyon, Mountain Massif Chatyr-Dag
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Park of Yuriy Gagarin ©
Park of Yuriy Gagarin
Red Caves (Kizil-Koba) ©
Red Caves (Kizil-Koba)

9
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sevastopol: Balaklava (Balaklava Bay & St. George Monastery), Bakhchisaray (Bakhchisaray Posts, Cave Town of Chufut-Kale, &more) and Eski Kermen (in Kholmovka). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol, appreciate the extensive heritage of Primorskiy Boulevard, examine the collection at Panorama Museum on the Siege of Sevastopol, and look for all kinds of wild species at Cape Fiolent.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Sevastopol trip planner.

Traveling by car from Simferopol to Sevastopol takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Yalta.

Things to do in Sevastopol

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bakhchisaray, Laspi, Balaklava, Inkerman, Mangup Mountain Annunciation Monastery
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Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35 ©
Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol ©
The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese ©

7
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yalta: Swallow's Nest (in Gaspra), Nikita Botanical Gardens (in Nikita) and Vorontsov Palace and Park complex (in Alupka). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Lenin Embankment, take in the awesome beauty at Ayu-Dag (Medved-Gora), learn about winemaking at Massandra Winery, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Skazka Zoo.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Yalta trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Sevastopol to Yalta takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Feodosia.

Things to do in Yalta

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Koreiz, Simeiz, Foros, Livadiya, Massandra Winery
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Lenin Embankment ©
Lenin Embankment
Ai-Petri ©
Ai-Petri
Nikita Botanical Gardens ©
Nikita Botanical Gardens

7
nights
Feodosia

Feodosia ©
Get out of town with these interesting Feodosia side-trips: Koktebel (Mountain Voloshin & Dolphinarium Koktebel), Zvezdopad Vospominaniy (in Nanikove) and Stary Krym (Surb Khach Monastery & Literary and Art Museum).

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Feodosia online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Yalta to Feodosia in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kerch.

Things to do in Feodosia

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Koktebel, Kirovske, Beach Tatarka, Bay Provato, Safari-park Taygan
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Tomb of I.K. Aivazovskiy ©
Tomb of I.K. Aivazovskiy
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery ©
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery
Surb Khach Monastery ©
Surb Khach Monastery

9
nights
Kerch

Kerch ©
Kerch is a city of regional significance on the Kerch Peninsula in the east of the Crimea. Venture out of the city with trips to Opukskiy Nature Reserve (in Yakovenkove), Kazantypskiy State Nature Reserve (in Shcholkine) and Kurortne (Karalarskiy Nature Park & Chokral Lake). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Adzhimushkay Quarry, take in panoramic vistas at Glory Obelisk at the Mountain Mitridat, pause for some photo ops at Stella with Golden Griffon, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. John the Baptist.

Make your Kerch itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Feodosia to Kerch by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Feodosia to Kerch, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kerch

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Kurortne, Bulganakskiye Mud Volcanos, Opukskiy Nature Reserve, Kazantypskiy State Nature Reserve, Yurkyne Beach
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Kazantypskiy State Nature Reserve ©
Kazantypskiy State Nature Reserve
Adzhimushkay Quarry ©
Adzhimushkay Quarry
Church of St. John the Baptist ©
Church of St. John the Baptist