22 days in Russia & Crimea Itinerary

22 days in Russia & Crimea Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sochi, Russia
— 4 nights
2
Fedoskino, Russia
— 2 nights
3
Yalta, Crimea
— 3 nights
4
Sevastopol, Crimea
— 4 nights
5
Krasnodar, Russia
— 1 night
6
Moscow, Russia
— 4 nights


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4
nights
Sochi, Russia

Sochi ©
Called the "Summer Capital of Russia," the busy resort town of Sochi is best known as the host of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sochi Park and Rosa Khutor Ski Resort. There's much more to do: stroll around Olimpiyskiy Park Adler, glide through natural beauty at Krasnaya Polyana Mountain Cluster, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Riviera Dolphinarium, and enjoy some diversion at Iceberg Skating Palace.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sochi road trip planning app.

Tallinn, Estonia to Sochi is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is 1 hour. Traveling from Tallinn in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Sochi: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Fedoskino.

Things to do in Sochi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports
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Rosa Khutor Ski Resort ©
Rosa Khutor Ski Resort
Sochi Park ©
Sochi Park
Olimpiyskiy Park Adler ©
Olimpiyskiy Park Adler

2
nights
Fedoskino, Russia

Fedoskino
On the 11th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Fedoskinskya Factory of Miniature Painting and Museum, get engrossed in the history at T-34 Tank History Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Museum-Gallery Skazochny Mir, and finally admire the masterpieces at Moscow Regional Museum of National Art Crafts.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Fedoskino trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sochi to Fedoskino. Traveling from Sochi in August, things will get slightly colder in Fedoskino: highs are around 27°C and lows about 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yalta.

Things to do in Fedoskino

Museums

Side Trip

T-34 Tank History Museum

3
nights
Yalta, Crimea

Yalta
A popular resort town on the Crimea peninsula, Yalta reveals a striking Neo-Gothic châteaux nestled high atop a steep sea cliff.
Family-friendly places like Chekhov House & Museum and Nikita Botanical Gardens will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Yalta side-trips: Swallow's Nest (in Gaspra) and Vorontsov Palace and Park complex (in Alupka). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Ai-Petri, walk around Cypress Alley, make a splash at Swimming Pool of the Hotel Yalta Intourist, and admire the landmark architecture of Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Yalta trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Fedoskino to Yalta with the Route module. The time zone changes from Moscow Standard Time (MSK) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sevastopol.

Things to do in Yalta

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Livadia Palace and Park Museum-Reserve, Swallow's Nest, Nikita Botanical Gardens, Cypress Alley, Ai-Petri
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Skazka Zoo
Skazka Zoo
Chekhov House & Museum ©
Chekhov House & Museum
Lenin Embankment ©
Lenin Embankment

4
nights
Sevastopol, Crimea

Sevastopol ©
Situated between Ukraine and Russia, Sevastopol represents a laid-back coastal city with impressive naval history and a desirable microclimate for vacationers.
Attractions like Safari-park Taygan and Cape Fiolent make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Sevastopol side-trips: Bakhchisaray (Cave Town of Chufut-Kale, Bakhchisaryi Holy Dormition Monastery, &more). There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol, pause for some serene contemplation at Chersonesus St.Volodymyr Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of St. George, and get engrossed in the history at The State Museum-Preserve Tauric Chersonese.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sevastopol day trip website.

Drive from Yalta to Sevastopol in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Krasnodar.

Things to do in Sevastopol

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bakhchisaray, Safari-park Taygan
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Bronebashennaya beregovaya batareya №35 ©
Safari-park Taygan ©
Safari-park Taygan
Monument to the Flooded Ships in Sevastopol ©

1
night
Krasnodar, Russia

Krasnodar
Founded as one of Catherine the Great's southern border outposts, Krasnodar is now a modern urban center, known locally as "Little Paris" because of its elegant European appearance.
To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Krasnodar trip planning app.

You can fly from Sevastopol to Krasnodar in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is 1 hour. In August in Krasnodar, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 22°C at night. You'll set off for Moscow on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Krasnodar

Fun & Games · Nightlife · Parks

4
nights
Moscow, Russia

Moscow
Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Attractions like Moscow Kremlin and Armoury Chamber make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Moscow: Church of the Assumption (in Shchapovo), Bird Park Vorobyi (in Vorobi) and Etnomir Tourist Complex (in Petrovo). The adventure continues: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of Kremlin Walls and Towers, observe the fascinating underwater world at Moskvarium, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Moscow Zoo.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Moscow trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Krasnodar to Moscow in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Krasnodar in August; daily highs in Moscow reach 27°C and lows reach 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Church of the Assumption, Bird Park Vorobyi, Etnomir Tourist Complex
Highlights from your plan
Moscow Kremlin
Moscow Kremlin
Moscow Zoo ©
Moscow Zoo
Etnomir Tourist Complex ©
Etnomir Tourist Complex

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