This leisure package tour includes visiting the main attractions of Sevastopol and Alupka including Vorontsov's Palace in Alupka and Ai-Petri Mountain. The tour leaves enough spare time so the tourists can enjoy beach and sun or explore Sevastopol by their own. The price of the tour includes two-way transfer in the day of arrival and in the day of departure : Simpheropol airport - hotel in Sevastopol - Simpheropol Airport
1 day - arrival - check-in - Sevastopol City Tour
The driver meets the group in Simpheropol airport. Transfer to Sevastopol. Check-in at the hotel.
We offer accommodation at the 3-star hotel Sevastopol (Standard double or twin room; boarding plan BB) or at the budget hotel Crimea (double or twin room; boarding plan BB).
You meet your guide after check-in at the hotel.
Sightseeing walking tour includes visiting of Grafskaya Wharf (Count's Landing Stage) - marine gates of the city, Admiral Nakhimov Square, Memorial to Sevastopol Heroic Defense 1941-942, St. Vladimir's Cathedral,Monument toKazarsky and to Brig Mercury - the first monument in Sevastopol. Strolling along the Primorsky Boulevard you will admire theMonument to Scuttled Ships which is a legendary symbol of Sevastopol built offshore on an artificial rock. The closing part of the tour is a short Motor Boat Trip along Sevastopol bays, a perfect pre-lunch activity and the best photo experience. Motor Boat Trip highlights: - Artillery Bay - Sevastopol Harbour - Southern Bay - Sevastopol inlets - Naval ships and submarines of Russia – view of Sevastopol shipyards.
2 Day - Tour to Chersonesus
Breakfast at the hotel. Bus Tour to Chersonesus.
Transfer to the National Preserve Chersonesus Taurica. Walking excursion to the ancient democratic city-state Chersonesus, a Greek colony founded in the middle of Vth century BC. You will visit museum exhibitions of ancient and medieval history, stroll along the ruins of the ancient settlement, visit baptistery of Prince Vladimir the Great whose union with Byzantium Princess Anna brought Christianity to Russia and Ukraine. From your experienced guide your will learn a lot about life of the ancient Greeks and Romans, Scythians and Taurus, who resided in Chersonesus in different periods of time.
Transfer to the centre of the city; excursion to Ukrainian Marine Aquarium, one of the oldest in Europe. It was founded in 1897 in the premises of the Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas. Today, Aquarium of Sevastopol offers the richest collection of more th 150 species of fish from the Indian Ocean, the Sea of Japan and the Red Sea, limnetic fish of the Amazon, the Black Sea and the tropical fish of the most astonishing shapes and colors.
3 Day - Tour to Balaclava
Breakfast at the hotel. Bus Tour to Balaclava.
Transfer to Cape Fiolent. Walking tour to St. George's Monastery founded in 891 year on the picturesque rocky sea shore.
Transfer to Balaclava. Walking sightseeing tour along Balaclava including visit of the fortress Chembalo dated back to XIV century. Picturesque ruins of the Chembalo fortress is a symbol of Balaclava.
Transfer to the opposite side of Balaclava Bay to the Mount Tavros. Walking tour to the former Underground Top-Secret Submarine Base of the Soviet times. The premises were carved out in the mountain and covered with ferroconcrete of 56 meters depth. The top-secret base was designed to survive after a direct nuclear strike up to 100 kilotons. Its impermeable doors would close and the base would be able to operate for three years accommodating 3000 staff members.
4 Day Excursion to Panorama Museum
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour to Panorama museum.
Transfer to the Historical Boulevard. Walking sightseeing tour along the boulevard, visiting the monument to Eduard Totleben, monuments devoted to the Crimean War, memorial slab to Leo Tolstoy who took part in the Crimean War. Walking excursion along the former 4th bastion and visiting the breastworks of the former 4th bastion of the Crimean War. Visiting the Panorama Museum Defense of Sevastopol 1854-55 . 360-degree three dimension masterpiece by Franz Rubo depicts the Battle of Malakhov which took place in Sevastopol on June 6, 1855. It was only one day of 349-days heroic defense of Sevastopol 1854-1855.
5 Day - Tour to Alupka - Ai-Petri
Breakfast is served in the hotel. Bus tour to Alupka and the South Coast of Crimea. Transfer to the Laspi pass, scenic panorama of the Southern Coast of the Crimea.
Transfer to Alupka. Walking excursion to the Vorontsov’s Palace in Alupka, a splendid monument of architecture art, a residence of Russian Governor-General Count Vorontsov. The palace was built in early XIX century. Original two-style design by British architect Edward Blore adds enchanting peculiarity to the spot. The Palace offers to visit its unique museum collection and the spacious park considered to be one of the best parks of the Southern Crimea.
Transfer by the cable way to the plateau of Ai-Petri mountain; the length of the cable way is about 3 km, it takes 20 minutes to get on the top. From a viewing platform, on a height of 1134 meters you admire panoramic view of the South Coast of Crimea: from Ayu-Dag Mountain to Cat Mountain. On your wish you can try traditional Tatar cuisine.
6 Day - Kazachya Bay - 35th battery
Breakfast at the hotel. Bus tour to Bahkchisarai.
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Bahchisaray, former capital of Crimean Tatar Khanate.
Bahkchsaray tour highlights: Cave monastery of Holly Assumption; Museum complex of Khan’s palace including harem, Divan-hall, muslim mausoleums, mosques, madrasah and a Fountain of Tears - praised by the great Russian Poet Alexander Pushkin.
7 Day Tour to Inkerman - departure
The day of departure.
Breakfast and check-out at the hotel. Transfer to Inkerman. Guided walking excursion to Kalamita, a medieval fortress and a cave city. Sightseeing excursion on the territory of the cave city, visiting cave monastery of St.Klement. Transfer to Simferopol airport.
at the hotel Sevastopol boarding plan - breakfast; at the hotel Crimea breakfast is served on the spot at extra cost - payment on the spot;
transportation: for the group of 1-3 visitors in a comfortable passenger car; 4-6 visitors - in comfortable mini van; 7-16 visitors in Mersedes Sprinter;
transfers: Airport Simpheropol - hotel in Sevastopol in the day of arrival; transfer hotel in Sevastopol - Airport Simpheropol in the day of departure;
transportation according to the tour program
guiding on the tour programm in English/German/French/Spanish - langage choice according to your request;
entrance tickets to all the landmarks according to the tour program;
10% discount for children aged 5-12 y.o.;
the tour can be changed and adjusted according to your wishes;
a special discount for travel agents, 10 %. Please, contact our managers for the price of Best of Sevastopol,6 day / 7 night Tour: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.comThe price of the tour may vary depending on the number of visitors or some changes in the tour schedule and accommodation; each request requires independent calculation.
Please Note: Travel agency retains for itself the right to change days and some sightseeing parts of the tour or accommodation with the equals.
Optional highlights of the tour:
Sevastopol Marine Aquarium
Sevastopol Art Museum of Kroshitsky
Chersonesus Taurica – UNESCO listed national reserve