The vibrant nature of Balaklava and its centuries-old history resemble the atmosphere of Italian resorts. You will hear about ancient myths and the Genoese fortress, Greek battalions and English troops. Learn about a Cold War military site and walk through famous personalities. Also visit the oldest temple on the peninsula and discover impressive panoramas. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 2 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car 8000 rubles per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Balaklava from antiquity to the present day In a city shrouded in cliffs and secrets, you will hear ancient legends associated with these parts, near a powerful Genoese fortress Chembalo you will learn about the Middle Ages, about the annexation of Taurida to Russia and the appearance of the famous Greek border battalion. On the former Promenade des Anglais let's talk about the Crimean War, when the British troops set off from here to storm the Sevastopol bastions. I will tell you about the years of the Cold War and a special secret object, because of which only 20 years ago, few guests of Crimea heard the name of the city, because it was not put on public maps. And also about the demilitarization of Balaklava after the collapse of the USSR and the new stage of its development as a tourist and recreational center
Landscapes, monuments and a walk in the footsteps of the great I will take you to the beautiful viewpoints, which offer wonderful views of the bay. I will take you to the places of Kuprin, who "settled" here some of the heroes of his works. I'll tell you about the visit of Catherine II and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill during World War II, as well as about the Russian poets, artists, musicians, actors and politicians who visited Balaklava. In addition, you will learn about the history of the Temple of the Twelve Apostles, which is considered the oldest on the peninsula.
- Transfer is included in the price
- Lunch and visit to the underground museum are paid separately (optional) - 300 rubles / adult, 100 rubles / child or student
Start the excursion at your hotel in Sevastopol. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.