Sevastopol in Crimean War


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Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is suitable for children as long as they are supervised by a parent. The youngest visitor in my practice was 11-th months child :)

Friendly: Yes.
We can plan trip Handicap friendly, BUT it must avoid some places that have dozens steps (Panorama, churches, monasteries and some other).

Maximum travelers: 4



Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

This excursion includes the most important places connected with Crimean War.

We start our excursion at Sapun hill (On the way we can visit French cemetery - by request) with the view to Balaclava - the Headquarter of the British Army during Crimean War and to the "Valley of death" where "The charge of the Light brigade" took place. Then we will visit Inkerman battle Monuments (on the way we can visit memorial to Turkish soldiers - by request) and continue our driving to the line of defense of Sevastopol. We visit 1-st Bastion, Malakhov Barrow and 4-th Bastion with Panorama Museum. Then we will take ferry-boat to visit Mikhailovskaya (Michael) battery where Crimean War museum is located.
We finish our excursion near the Monument to Scuttled ships, watching entrance to Sevastopol Harbor, Batteries that protected it and place where was starting of the bridge which Russian army used to leave city after 349 days of defence.


The tour is totally up to you but we guarantee to show you some hidden gems whilst taking you between the things that you want to see.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at the cruise ship terminal (hotel, apartment, etc.).

End location: I will drop you off at the cruise ship terminal (hotel, apartment, etc.).

Duration: 6 hours


Car transfers (minivan Ford Focus C-max with air-conditioner) and also some walking.

What’s Included

My services as your personal guide and driver, help with transportation to and from the cruise ship terminal and around the city.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100 Ukr Grivna - Entrance fees, photo in museums. You will need more if you decide to have lunch.

What’s Extra

Entrance fees - up to 10 US dollars per person each museum.


in some museums it is prohibited to organize private excursions. In such situation I can provide an escort for you into museum only.
Due to OFAC sanctions, 100% of the tour cost is payable in cash in USD or EUR to me at the start of the tour

A Recent Review of this tour

Possibly the best tour I've ever been on. Alexander is extremely knowledgeable about Crimean War, World War 2, and the Soviet submarines. On top of that he is extremely entertaining. Highly recommended
David Carrington

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