In the city of five centuries and one of the most poetic places of the peninsula, you will visit the Chufut-Kale cave complex, where you will touch the history of the ancient peoples of Crimea. Explore religious monuments and learn about the long-standing traditions of the coexistence of different faiths. And in the old Devlet-Sarai you will hear about the period of the khan's rule and get acquainted with the masterpieces of the Crimean Tatar architecture. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 4 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 4.59 from 17 reviews RUB 5000 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Khan's palace: how the city began The main attraction of Bakhchisarai is the picturesque palace of the Crimean Khanate era, the model for which was the magnificent Istanbul buildings. You will learn about the foundation and background of the construction of the structure with its impressive complex. About the system of government, important topics and political issues that were decided here. About how the path of the city itself began with the emergence of the palace. And also about the dawn of the khanate and tragic events in the history of the peninsula
Complex Devlet-Saray On the territory of the complex you will see the legendary Fountain of tears, sung by Pushkin. I'll tell you about Zyndzhirli Madrasah - one of the oldest educational institutions not only in Crimea, but also throughout Russia and the CIS countries. Let's talk about the main secular and spiritual school of the Crimean Khanate and its scientific and educational system, about scientists and thinkers who have received worldwide fame, about poets and poetry in the Turkish-Muslim world. In addition, you will get acquainted with the ensemble of ancient mosques Khan-Jami and Takhtaly-Jami
Ancient monuments of cave Crimea You will visit Holy Dormition male monastery, where you will hear the history of the ancient Orthodox monastery, built in Mariam-Dere, the gorge of St. Mary. And, of course, touch the eras long gone in the cave city Chufut-Kale, where we will talk about the Alans, Karaites and other peoples who inhabited the Crimea, about a peaceful life and their relationships, about the tolerance of various confessions and cultures that are so closely adjacent in our region
? At the foot of Chufut-Kale you can dine and taste various dishes of national cuisine, learn about the culinary arts and local traditions.
? We will not rush anywhere! You will be able to fully enjoy the beautiful places and panoramas of the city, as well as take wonderful photos.
- Additional expenses: tickets to the Khan's Palace - 300 rubles / adult, 150 rubles / child (from 16 to 18 years old), 200 rubles / pensioner; Chufut-Kale fortress - 300 rubles / adult, 200 rubles / child, 250 rubles / pensioner. Discount tickets are sold upon presentation of supporting documents.
- The trip can be organized with a transfer from the airport or in a comfortable minivan for large groups - check details when booking
- The tour in the Khan Palace is conducted only for groups of 15 people or more by local guides
- I recommend wearing sports shoes (sneakers or sandals)
- If you wish, we can climb on jeeps to the top through the observation decks to the fortress
The beginning of the excursion At a convenient agreed place. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.