Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Food and Wine
Kid Friendly: Yes. Children are not allowed for wine tasting.
You must be able to walk down terraces of the Nikitsky Botanical Gardens which is approximately 1 hour walk downstairs and down the hill.
Maximum travelers: 10
Russian (fluent), English (fluent)
We will dip into the shade of:
1) The Nikitsky Botanical Gardens - the beautiful park occupying a territory of more than 100 acres of land. The National Scientific Centre, one of the oldest research institutions in Ukraine established in 1812 to provide the estates of the Southern Coast with seeds and saplings.
2) Massandra (Alexander III) Palace - the beautiful tiny palace located in a pine-tree forest above Yalta built for the Russian Emperor Alexander III in Louis XIII style in the end of XIX century.
3) The Massandra Wine-Making Factory - the Temple of Russian winery. National Production and Agrarian Enterprise of "Massandra", started by Russian Tsar Alexender III in the end of XIX century. The collection consists of 1 million bottles of wine with the oldest "Sherry De La Frontier" of 1775 year production. We will enjoy an observing excursion of the factory and the wine tasting.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at Yalta Sea Port building just after the passport control or at the lobby of your hotel and I will hold a tablet with your name.
End location: I will return you to Yalta Sea Port or to your hotel, where we met.
Duration: 5 hours
Modern, clean, air-conditioned vehicle.
**Due to OFAC sanctions against my country, 100% of the tour cost is payable in cash in USD or EUR to me at the start of the tour.**.