Southern Coast of Crimea

Alupka

Sea resort of South Crimea, Alupka is located on the south slope of Crimean Mountain chain, at the foot of mountain Ai-Petri, 17 km westwards from Yalta. Beautiful buildings and narrow streets in oriental style are buried in greenery of gardens and parks. Many outstanding artists and art figures admired rest and beauty of Alupka.

Alupka became a selected resort for Russian aristocracy in XIX when Russian noble man, Prince Vorontsov had the palace erected for him in Alupka. For its incredible beauty, Palace of Prince Vorontsov in Alupka is still the pride of this resort. It was Vorontsov’s Palace that was the first among numerous resort villas in Alupka.
Founded in XIX century, the Vorontsov’s Park in Alupka is a splendid masterpiece of landscape art. Mixture of the sea air breeze, delicate aroma of pine trees and fine scent of blossoming subtropical plants create a special atmosphere of traditional Crimean resort. Everyone who visits this fantastic place feels its healing effect.

Climatic characteristics make this resort very comfortable for rest. This part of Crimea is not exposed to the cold high winds, and it is secured by the shield of Mountain Ai-Petri plato.

Average temperature of January – February is + 3 + 4 C degrees; Temperature in August is + 24,6 C degrees; annual number of sunshine is 2 150 hours; average humidity is 69 %. Swimming season is May – October with average seawater temperatures of 22 - 28 C degrees.

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Alupka military sanatorium price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Alupka) Economy year-round
 Zelenyi Mis (Green Cape) price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Alupka) Standard year-round
 Yuzhnoberezhny price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Alupka) Standard May..October

Laspi Bay

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Buhta Mechty price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Laspi Bay) Prestige year-round
 Izumrud price Holiday Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Laspi Bay) Standard may..october

Gaspra

Gaspra is a resort settlement of South Crimea. It is located 12 km westwards from Yalta.  Gaspra is one of the best resorts of South Crimea. Mountain range Ai-Petri hides it thoroughly from nasty weather and strong winds. Swimming season in Gaspra lasts till late October. Climate in Gaspra is mild in winter with + 4 C degrees of January average temperature. Precipitation is 675 mm per year.  There are many sanatoria, spa and holiday hotels, resort hotels and beaches in Gaspra.  Rest in Gaspra is a combination of comfortable rest in warm climate, recreation and treatment, pleasure from the scenic landscapes and unique monuments of architecture.  In particular, lots of Tavr necropolis are well preserved here, including Roman tower Kharaks that was built Ante Christum.  Noble Russian princes has built castles and villas within Gaspra territory. World –known symbol of the Crimea, Castle Swallow’s Nest is also located in Gaspra.        

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Ai-Todor-Yug price Holiday Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gaspra) Standard year-round
 Parus price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gaspra) Prestige April..October
 Sanatorium Ukraine price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gaspra) Standard year-round
 Sosnovaya Roscha price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gaspra) VIP апрель..ноябрь
 Marat park-hotel price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gaspra) Standard апрель..октябрь

Gursuf

Guszuf is an urban community and climatic resort.  It is situated 11 km to the east of Yalta. Mountain semicircle of 1 500 m height secures Gurzuf from the cold winds blowing from the north. There is Ayu-Dag Mountain on the East and cape Martyan on the west.  All beaches of Guzuf are natural pebbly.  Don’t miss a chance to visit a wonderful Gruruf Park when you have rest in Gurzuf.  The park was founded in 1803, 10 years earlier than the famous Nikita Botanic Garden. Exotic south plants are growing on a small lot (12 hectares) of rocky land. There are many fountains in the park. An impressive fountain singles out by its mystic beauty. The fountain Night is a sculpture copy of German artist, Bergner.  The park hosts sculptures of many outstanding poets, writers and well-known people:  Adam Mitskevich, Leciya Ukrainka, Fyodor Shalyapin, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Anton Chekhov, Maxim Gorky. Intercity trolleybus Simferopol – Alushta – Yalta is in the vicinity of Gurzuf.

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Ai-Danil price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gursuf) Prestige 25.04. 2014..31.10.2014
 Gurzufsky price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gursuf) Standard May..December
 Morskoy Breeze price Holiday Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Gursuf) Standard March..October

Koreyiz

An urban resort settlement Koreyiz is located in the centre of South Crimea. It was mentioned in VIII century AD for the first time. In XV century Koreyiz is a small village and today its population is about 17 thousand inhabitants.  Koreyiz is hidden by the Mountain Ai-Petri on the North. Distance from Koreyiz to Yalta is 20 km, to Simferopol – 110 km.
Koreyiz has a special attraction, a mansion house of the princess Golytsyna, dated back to XIX century, that had been one of the first resort villas of South Crimea.  Ancient villa was purchased by Prince Yusupov  in early XX century. According to the project of architect Krasnov , the palace had been built in the style of New Roman with elements of Italian Renaissance. There are many resort and holiday hotels, sanatoria, boarding houses etc . in Koreyiz.

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Respect Hall Resort & SPA price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Koreyiz) VIP year-round
 Ai-Petri price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Koreyiz) Standard 01.03.2014..18.05.2015
 Dulber price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Koreyiz) Standard январь..ноябрь
 Morskoy Pryboi price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Koreyiz) Prestige май..октябрь
 1001 Nights price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Koreyiz) Prestige year-round

Kurpaty

Black Sea resort settlement, Kurpaty is only within 8,5 km distance from Yalta. Kurpaty is one of the best climatic resorts of South Crimea seashore.  Kurpaty has all opportunities for a perfect rest due to great natural resources concentrated here.
Scenic mountain landscapes, rich subtropical greenery, healing mild microclimate, cleanliness and tranquility are attractive for visitors. Kurpaty is a popular among vacationers who are looking for secluded rest near the sea. Kurpaty has also great selection of active sports to suite any taste.  Combination of mountain forest air and sea breeze produces healing effect, so it is easy to have sea rest and professional medical care at the same time. Climatic conditions are favorable for treatment of respiratory diseases. Climate is semi-subtropical here, without sustainable changes in temperature and atmospheric pressure regime. Summer is sunny and dry with average temperature of 24 C Degree. Kurpaty is one of 5 warmest Crimean resorts hidden in greenery of pines, cypresses, junipers and other evergreen plants. Sea air saturated with pine tree volatiles is beneficial for the health.
Rich history of South Crimea is truly versatile. In Kurpaty you will witness a number of amazing highlights waiting to be explored.

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Kurpaty price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Kurpaty) Standard March..October

Miskhor

Miskhor is a resort settlement founded in middle ages. Its name stands for Village in the Middle.  Like Crimea is called a jewel of East Europe, Miskhor can be named a gem of Crimea.  Steep rocky shores of Ai-Todor Cape in Miskhor are gradually turned into a strip of beaches stretching for some 7 km long.  Subtropical evergreen parks hide beautiful whitestone buildings of  Miskhor sanatoria. There are over 20 sanatoria and spa centres in Miskhor. Pine grove stretches uphill above the park area. Warm and mild moderately humid climate made Miskhor one of the best resorts of Crimean seashore.  Average temperatures of July and August is + 25 C, September + 21 C, May and October + 16 C degrees.  Founded in the end of XVII century, Miskhorsky park is a masterpiece of landscape art. Today it is even more gorgeous with a colour musical fountain and about to 100 species of exotic plants, trees and shrubs within the 21,3 hectare of the park land.  A famous attraction is a Mermaid of Miskhor, a bronze statue of a girl erected in seaside waters of Miskhor beach.

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Miskhor price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Miskhor) Standard 01.02.2014..10.09.2015

Парковое

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Krimsky Breeze price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Парковое) VIP year-round

Foros

Resort Foros is an urban settlement in Yalta Region of South Crimea near Cape of Sarych. Foros is the southernmost centre of Crimea and Ukraine. Today Foros offers rest for any taste and budget. Foros is a clean, quiet and tranquil place with modern well-developed tourism infrastructure. Subtropical Mediterranean climate with mild winters (average temperature of January is +4 +5 C), long and hot (not scorching) summers is a natural source of health for the tourists who come here for rest and recreation. Foros is a favorite resort of the government leaders with a number of modern villas built in late soviet period.  Villa Zarya is situated in Foros. The villa is notable for being a place of confinement in 1991 during the Putch period for Mikhail Gorbachov, the first and the last president of the USSR. Another great attraction of Foros is the Church of St. Resurrection built on the rocky hill above Foros with a great view of resort and the seashore.

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Foros price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Foros) VIP April..December
 Forossky Bereg price Holiday Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Foros) Standard May..October

Yalta

Yalta is a universally recognized resort of South Crimea and is an international sea port of South Crimea and Ukraine. Yalta resort is an administrative center of sustainable territory of Big Yalta in South Crimea, the territory is 70 km long.
Subtropical climate of Yalta is featured by subtropical climate with mild and rainy winter, chilly spring and warm autumn. Average July temperature is + 24 Celsius degree. Average temperature of January is + 4 C degree. Snow cover is kept for only a few days per winter. Summer season starts in May and ends in September. The best weather is in September and in the beginning of October.
Lots of greenery growing in moderate – subtropical climate looks like a green park with picturesque drops of white buildings. Among the plants of Yalta there are Crimea and Mediterranean pine trees, juniper, oak, beech, cornel, yew trees and exotics: cypress, magnolia, wisteria and fan palm trees.
Yalta is one of cultural centers in Ukraine with numerous festivals and public events in summer. Yalta hosts cinema and theatre festivals, International TV and Cinema Forum, International Festival of classic music “Planet Stars”, festival “The sea of friends”,” Near the Black sea”, Barman Arts Freestyle festival, Crimea Music Fest. Yalta fireworks festival takes place in the second week of August, just before the City Day of Yalta.
A wonderful combination of picturesque architecture with many buildings dated back to XIX – XX century and scenic mountain landscape make Yalta a nice place to visit. During Tsar’s time it was a favourite place for Russian nobility who went to Yalta after the Romanov’s family who had founded here royal summer houses in Oreanda and Livadia.

 Photo Name  Price           Type  Location  Rating Period
 Ripario Hotel Group price Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Standard January..February
 Alexandria price Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Prestige year-round
 Bristol price Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Standard year-round
 Villa Elena price Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) VIP year-round
 Krasotel - Levant price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Prestige year-round
 Livadiysky, SPA-hotel price Resort Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Prestige January..December
 Massandra price Holiday Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Standard year-round
 Musson price Holiday Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Standard April..October
 Nizniaya Oreanda price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Prestige year-round
 Oreanda price Отель Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) VIP year-round
 Palmira-Palace price Отель Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Prestige year-round
 Russia price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Prestige year-round
 Yalta-Intourist price Отель Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Standard year-round
 Yaltinsky TSVK price Holiday Hotel Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Standard year-round
 Orlinoe Gnezdo price Health Resort / Sanatorium Russia / Russian Federation (Crimea, Southern Coast of Crimea, Yalta) Standard апрель..октябрь