The most beautiful places of Crimea
In search of new experiences, it is not necessary to go to other countries, especially if you are lucky enough to live in Russia. On the territory of our country there are many stunningly beautiful natural sites, cultural and historical attractions. Among all the regions of Russia, the Crimean peninsula is famous for the diversity of its natural landscapes and picturesque landscapes, as well as a large concentration of cultural and historical heritage sites. Many people come here every year, and every time they find something new for themselves. In this compilation, we briefly describe only a few places in the Crimea that will not leave anyone indifferent.
Simeiz and Mount Cat
The most beautiful places of Crimea
A visit to Simeiz should be at least in order to see with your own eyes a unique natural formation – a mountain, which is called the “Cat”. Indeed, the shape of the mountain is such that it resembles a giant cat, lapping water from the sea. You can also listen to a beautiful legend about the origin of this very unusual natural object.
A beautiful corner of pristine nature, in the center of which is a lake with perfectly clear water. If you observe this lake from afar, then due to the unique natural light, it seems that it is filled with water of emerald color. An ideal place for those who want to turn away from everyday life and forget about the virtues of civilization, city noise, exhaust fumes, etc., for a while.
In the Crimea, several waterfalls. One of the most famous and beautiful is located in Alushta district, 468 m above sea level. It is impossible to drive to it by car, you have to walk through the forest, along a specially laid and well-maintained trail. Be sure to bring a camera or video camera!
Extinct volcano Kara-Dag
One of the most picturesque and at the same time inaccessible places of the Crimean peninsula. Walking tour of Kara-Dag will bring great pleasure to lovers of extreme tourism. In addition, boat trips are conducted around Karadag, often with a landing in one of the picturesque bays that its coast abounds in. Karadag is beautiful from any angle and with any lighting, all his photos are unique and inimitable! By the way, a museum of lost things opened and works at its foot. Worth a look.
Monastery in the Inkerman caves
St. Clement’s Monastery, existing from the VIII century. (founded Byzantines) is located in a unique natural formation, known as the “Inkerman” system of caves. One of the most famous holy places, and at the same time, it is very beautiful here.
The only preserved monument and sample of palace architecture of the Crimean Tatar Khanate. Located in the city of Bakhchisarai, on the banks of the river Churuk-Su. The style corresponds to the traditional Ottoman architecture of the period of the XVI-XVII centuries. Do you want to briefly plunge into the atmosphere of the “Magnificent Century”? Then you here!
Awesome diving at Cape Tarkhankut
This cape is the westernmost tip of the Crimean peninsula. The waters adjacent to it are famous for the beauty and diversity of the bottom landscapes and landscapes, the multitude of underwater caves and grottoes, the remnants of ancient fortress structures that went under the water and the wrecks several centuries ago. Sometimes ancient Greek amphoras are still found here …
The most popular place among fans of “wild” tourism. Every summer thousands of “savages” rest here, who are attracted by the absence of civilization and the sandy beach. Now, during the holiday season, several mobile outlets and cafes began to work here, so civilization began its penetration here too. But for now, in Dysia Bay, you can still take a break from the city bustle and intrusive service.
If you are interested in these picturesque places of Crimea, the best place to stay will be the hotel “GOLDEN RESORT”