Thematic tours ::: Parks of Ukraine - part 2

Yalta

Day 1st  Simferopol - Yalta

Meeting in airport. Transfer to Yalta.
Accommodation at the selected hotel.
Free time.

Day 2nd  Yalta

Vorontsov's Palace - a unique architectural monument of the first half of the XXI century. with Upper and Lower parks, colorful additions to the landscape areas, covering 40 hectares.

The palace was built
for Count Vorontsov. The architecture of facades, luxury interior environment demonstrate the synthesis of the late talented English Gothic and Moorish styles. About 150 rooms in the palace are decorated with British, French and Russian masters. Fascinating park in harmony with the palace, majestic Mount Ai-Petri Mountain and the sea.

Livadia Palace - the summer residence of last Russian Tsar Nicholas II. The complex attracts attention not only elegant white palace built in the style of Italian Renaissance and the Byzantine, Arab and Gothic elements, but also a magnificent park, the most beautiful and oldest on the southern coast of Crimea, created by the masters of landscape art.

History of the palace was marked an important event that occurred at the end of WWII. The leaders of three states, members of the coalition, the Soviet Union, the United States and Great Britain met in the Livadia Palace in February 1945, during the Yalta Conference to discuss post-war policy.

Day 3rd  Yalta

Nikita Botanical Gardens - one of the oldest in the country. It gathered about 15 000 species and varieties of plants brought from different continents. Located on the slopes, with a picturesque terrace facing the sea, Nikita Botanical Gardens is recognized as one of the most beautiful in Europe.

Massandra Palace of Emperor Alexander III is one of the architectural wonders of the South Coast of Crimea. It is located in Upper Yalta in a magnificent park which gradually becomes a forest. Massandra Palace is striking in its architecture, which is a great way in harmony with the surroundings. Mythological statues add to its artistic look. The internal decoration of the palace at least original.

Tasting Massandra wines. Visiting the plant. Mini-tour.


Day 4th  Yalta - Simferopol

Breakfast at the hotel.
Free time. Departure from the hotel.
Transfer to the airport in Simferopol.
Flight.

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