Sightseeing in Alushta - what to see. Complete travel guide

1. An alternative to local inns and hotels can be houses and apartments, which the locals willingly rent out to visitors. If you prefer a private apartment, do not agree to the first offer, the choice of housing in Alushta is very large, as well as the range of prices. The peak prices here are in August and early September. The price of accommodation depends on living conditions, as well as proximity to the sea.
2. Buy Crimean wine on the streets with hands with great care. Experienced travelers recommend going to choose a wine in one of the local specialized stores, such shops have all brands of wines.
3. Resting on the beach, never leave your things unattended as one of the main problems of the resort are thieves. Do not take large sums of money or valuables with you without the need.
4. Do not buy food on the beaches with hands, it is also very risky. It is best to take suitable food with you or go to one of the local cafes. All fruits and vegetables bought in the market or in the store must be washed thoroughly.
5. A real find for holidaymakers will be small street tents and cafes, in which chebureks and a lot of other popular treats are sold. Chebureks in Alushta are prepared the largest in the Crimea, and the prices for them always remain attractive. Copyright
6. In Alushta, there is only one free beach - Central, and for entering the territory of other beaches you need to pay a small amount. As a rule, it already includes a fee for the use of sun loungers and beach umbrellas, so the size of payment is fully justified.
7. Alushta is in demand by travelers not only in summer but also in winter. It is worth going there for those who wish to celebrate the New Year in an unusual atmosphere. It is worth noting that in winter the choice of entertainment for the guests of the resort is also very large.
One of the most ancient and charming cities of the Southern Coast of Crimea, Alushta strikes with its extraordinary beauty, compact size and amazing nature. Once, there was a very ordinary … Open
8. On the territory of the resort, it is convenient to move on foot and the main types of public transport in Alushta are shuttle buses. The fare directly depends on the distance, so it is best to specify it in advance.
9. Another popular mode of transport is trolleybuses. On trolleybus number 51 vacationers can get to Simferopol. Also, it is worth considering that the trolleybus is the cheapest type of transport, a trip by shuttle bus or bus will cost about one and a half to two times more.
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What to visit being in Alushta - unique sights

Swallow Nest

From the series “The Most Wonderful Castles and Palaces”
The numerous earthquakes have influenced the shape of the building. The walls were cracked. It was dangerous not only to live in the castle, but simply to stay for a while. After a major reconstruction and a series of fortifications, the castle became accessible to visitors in 2002. After the opening, the renowned national cuisine restaurant was located for a couple of years. Next to the castle there was a souvenir market. Since 2011, the unique castle has been the property of the municipality and is used to hold various exhibitions and preserve the rich art scene. … Read further

Mishor AI Petri

From the series “The Longest Ski-Lifts and Cable Trams in the World”
It would take about 15 minutes to get from the bottom to the terminal station, during which passengers will have an opportunity to appreciate beauty of the surrounding landscapes in full. The top of Mount Ai Petri is equipped with magnificent viewing platforms. These amazing places are very popular among guests of the Crimea. Not everyone knows that Miskhor Ai Petri is mentioned in Guinness World Records. Span between its middle and upper station is the world's longest unsupported span, with a length of more than 2 kilometers. … Read further

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