9 days in Crimea Itinerary

9 days in Crimea Itinerary

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Olenevka
— 1 day
2
Balaklava
— 2 nights
3
Livadiya
— 2 nights
4
Kurortne
— 3 nights

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Olenevka

Olenevka ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Underwater Museum Alleya Vozhdey, then explore the striking landscape at Bolshoi and Maly Atlesh, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cape Tarkhankut.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Olenevka trip planner.

Moscow, Russia to Olenevka is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Moscow to Olenevka. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can drive to Balaklava.

Things to do in Olenevka

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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Cape Tarkhankut ©
Cape Tarkhankut
Bolshoi and Maly Atlesh
Bolshoi and Maly Atlesh

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nights
Balaklava

Balaklava ©
Balaklava is a former city on the Crimean Peninsula and part of the city of Sevastopol. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Balaklava Bay, get engrossed in the history at The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese, then pause for some photo ops at Admiral Nakhimov Monument, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Cape Fiolent. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Temple of The Sun, then examine the collection at Panorama Museum on the Siege of Sevastopol, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St.Peter and Paul Church, and finally examine the collection at Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Balaklava trip planning website.

You can drive from Olenevka to Balaklava in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Livadiya.

Things to do in Balaklava

Wildlife · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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

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Livadiya

Livadiya ©
Livadiya is an urban-type settlement in Yalta Municipality of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea; a territory recognized by a majority of countries as part of Ukraine but incorporated by Russia as the Republic of Crimea. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): admire the striking features of Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de San Alexander Nevsky, then browse the exhibits of Vorontsov Palace and Park complex, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Swallow's Nest. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Botkin Path, then see the interesting displays at Chekhov House & Museum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Lenin Embankment.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Livadiya trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Balaklava to Livadiya in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Kurortne.

Things to do in Livadiya

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Yalta, Swallow's Nest, Vorontsov Palace and Park complex
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Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve ©
Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve
Vorontsov Palace and Park complex ©
Vorontsov Palace and Park complex
Lenin Embankment ©
Lenin Embankment

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Kurortne

Kurortne ©
On the 8th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Monument to Ivan Aivazovskiy, explore the world behind art at Aivazovsky National Art Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at Dacha Victoria - Otrada, and finally explore the galleries of Dacha Stamboli. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Sudak Fortress, then see the interesting displays at House-Museum of Prince Golitsyn, and then get outside with King's Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kurortne driving holiday planner.

Drive from Livadiya to Kurortne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kurortne

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Feodosia, Novyi Svit, Sudak Fortress
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Karadag Natural Reserve ©
Karadag Natural Reserve
Sudak Fortress ©
Sudak Fortress
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery ©
Aivazovsky National Art Gallery