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Yalta Travel Guide
Yalta - a city founded in 1145. The largest seaside town in Crimea. Yalta resort located on the shores of the open sea bay on the southern slope of the Main Ridge of Crimean Mountains, 79 km south of Simferopol. Yalta - it is also a port on the Black Sea, the hub of roads associated with the regional center of the longest in Europe mountain trolleybus line (85 km).
Yalta is a relatively small, with a population of about 80 thousand people. At the same time, the administrative center of a resort area, known among tourists as the "Big Yalta". County stretched by about 72 km from Foros in the west to the mountains of Ayu-Dag in the east.
The members of the Greater Yalta include Alupka, Gurzuf, Livadiya, Gaspra, Koreiz, Miskhor, Simeiz, Foros, Massandra, Nikita, Blue Bay, landslide, and several other villages. On the territory of Yalta and on the outskirts of many monuments of nature, history and culture, as well as places of memory associated with the names of outstanding scientists and artists. Many of them have left a noticeable mark on the biography of the city. The climate of Yalta Yalta is famous for its unique climate.
Yalta is located in the subtropical geographical zone, the vegetation is rich and pleasant air. Throughout the city grow palm trees and cacti.
The average air temperature in Yalta 13. In July, the very warmest month, 23.7 (only in the warmer Simeiz 24.40 C and Miskhor - 25). The average temperature in February - the coldest month in the South - ... 4.1. Snow falls rarely kept short. Summer amphitheater ventilated and fresh local winds: sea breezes, blowing by day, and the mountain winds that move along the coast at night, when the sea becomes warmer land. The combination of curative air of mountain forests to coastal sea air, and beautiful landscapes are the main healing factor in the South Coast resorts.
Beaches Central Yalta Yalta beach, which is situated along the embankment. It is free. On the shore - shingle, but there are also pesochek. Shower cabins there. Nearby was a paid beach - sand, with covered walkways. You can sunbathe on the sunbeds, umbrellas to enjoy the sun. This beach has been fenced. Also, in the opposite direction, toward another fee Livadia beach, from the sanatorium - treatment. The beach is sandy, with sunbeds and umbrellas.