General Info

Administrative status:
Autonomous Republic of Crimea - a constituent part of Ukraine.


2.6 million (over 80 different ethnic groups)

300 sunny days per year. Most of the Crimea is in the area of the continental climate. The Southern coast is the main resort area and enjoys a dry subtropical climate of the Mediterranean type.

By Air: International Airport Simferopol. Direct flights from main cities of Ukraine and Russia, flights from other countries through Kiev or Istanbul. By Rail: Railway Station Simferopol. There are connections with main cities in Ukraine and Russia. By sea: Ferry boats to Istanbul from main seaports of the Crimea. The major cruise destination - the sea port of Yalta.