Entertainment in Yalta
Evpatoria – one of the most developed resorts of the Crimea by the number of the day and definitely the best in children's entertainment. Various water slides, trampolines, amusement parks, roundabouts at every step. There are two water parks, Dolphinarium, aquarium, some interesting museums. Entertainment for adults are not as developed as it is for children but also available. On the waterfront of Gorky there is a large number of cafes and bars, night clubs, you can even find exotic fish foot massage (Fish Massage). And, of course, on the beach presents a full range of traditional water "rides" on the bananas, "tablet", rent jet skis and many other things. In General, there will not be bored neither children nor adults. Below we have gathered a list of the most popular attractions in Yalta:
Water Park "There Stands"
This water Park is not surprised by the variety and number of rides and attractions, but it has a great location in the city centre and relatively reasonable prices. As with any water Park, here are adult and children's slides, kids area, swimming pools and sun loungers, a dining room (Breakfast buffet) and a bar. Which is nice, grounds are clean and well appointed, rides and slides new. After lunch is the foam party.
The main part of entertainment in the Park is focused on children of middle age. For children less than 130 cm has a children's area with a small amount of entertainment, and other slides such children are not allowed even with adults. In this case, for children above 130 cm payment for adult. The adult slides are small, and if you're without kids, interesting to visit the water Park "Banana Republic".
🕐 Working time: from 10:0 0 to 18:00
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: from 10:00 to 18:00, adult – 1400 / child – 1000. From 14:00 to 18:00, adult – 1200 / baby – 800. The use of the Luggage 100. Children up to 1 meter for free. Child ticket only for children up to a height of 100-130 cm. Residents of Crimea and Sevastopol discounts.
🚶 How to get there: located directly opposite the Central beach (the entrance to the Park on the map). You can get on the number 9 bus or tram No. 2.
Water Park "Banana Republic"
This water Park is not in the Yalta and on its outskirts, near the Coastal village by the sea. It is believed to be the biggest and best water Park in the Crimea at least, so say its creators. The hills are the highest and a lot of them, the territory of the water Park is huge, has a pool, cafe etc. the water Park is interesting not only for children but also for adults.
However, there are disadvantages. Slides are not only new, there are old and not safe. In peak season the queue reaches 30 minutes. Prices in the cafeteria are high, while to carry anything. Well, a lot of complaints from visitors cause black VIP wristband, which gives the right to pass on the hill out of turn: those who have it, the queue only to miss the scandals, and those who don't, greatly displeased those who go without Queuing.
🕐 Working time: from 10:00 to 18:00
💵 Entrance fee / tickets cost: adult 1000-1400 rubles per child (for growth 90-130 cm) 600-1000 rubles / VIP – 3000 rubles. Children under 90 cm free. Parking, Luggage storage – 100 rubles. More info about the prices see at the office. Website.
🚶 How to get there: the Park is located on the seafront in the Coastal village between Yevpatoria and Saki (the water Park on the map). It can be reached from the bus station of Evpatoria in the Shuttle bus to the town of Saki, but it's easier to do it on the free buses provided by the Park. These buses depart on schedule from Evpatoria, Zaozernoye, Mirny settlements, Popovka and Storm, from Saki. Detailed information about the places of departure and the schedule on the official website. Unfortunately, in high season the buses reconditionnement, go jam, sometimes you have to ride standing up.
Like most of the Dolphinarium Yevpatoria Dolphinarium offers a traditional show with dolphins. The show runs several times a day on schedule. No great surprises in the program show you will not see, but if you have never visited the Dolphinarium, to go here is definitely worth it. Kiddies always like here.
In addition to the show, Dolphinarium offers "communicating with dolphins", which is held in the branch on the lake Donuzlav 35 kilometers from Yevpatoria on the basis of rest "Prairie Harbor".
🕐 Working time: shows are held at 11:00, 16:00 and 19:00, Monday – closed
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: adults (from 12 years) 1000 rubles / 600 rubles children / children under 5 free
🚶 How to get there: located near the main beach (Dolphin on the map). You can get on the number 9 bus or tram No. 2.
This aquarium can be called the most interesting in the Crimea. Though he is small, but all the inhabitants of the deep sea here very much. This is mainly exotic species, but there are also amphibians. Of course among the exhibits are so popular with children sharks and crocodiles. Pleased with the interior of the tank, made in the form of caves with stalactites, and the part of the building is decorated with 3D illusions.
🕐 Working time: from 09:00 to 18:00 daily
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: 500 rubles for adults and 300 rubles for children /children under 5 free
🚶 How to get there: the aquarium is located in the Frunze Park near the Central beach (the aquarium on the map). You can get here on foot, or by bus No. 9, tram No. 2.
Despite the somewhat shabby and outdated appearance of the building of the Park (entrance is made in the form of the mouth of the dragon, and the Park pass through its trunk), everything inside is very clean and well maintained. Overall, the place is worth a visit and interesting, especially to children. Here the animals you can not only see, but some can feed and touch, as in the petting zoo. Here is reptiles, amphibians, exotic insects, rare birds, monkeys, miniature horses and other animals.
🕐 Working time: from 10:00 to 22:00 in summer, from 10:00 to 18:00 in winter
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: adult – 300 rubles / child – 250 / up to 3 years – free of charge. Animal feed is 50 rubles
🚶 How to get there: the zoo is a little bit away from the main entertainment and the waterfront, but walking to it is not difficult 20 minutes from the waterfront, Tokareva str., 43 (Exotarium on the map). You can drive to the stop street on the trolleybus №3, bus №1, 2, 9, 10, 13, 17.
Children's amusement parks
In Evpatoria in different places you can find amusement parks, from small, consisting of one or two trampolines, to parks with lots of rides and carousels, a room of laughter and fear. Of course, the Disneyland resort here you will not find, but overall fun for the kiddies as in Yalta, in the Crimea anywhere did not succeed.
🕐 Working time: rides are open until late evening
💵 Entrance fee / cost of tickets: trampolines from $ 100 without regard to time; the carousel, the swing – from 50 roubles
🚶 How to get: children's theme parks and attractions can be found in tourist area, close to the beach, along the street Frunze embankment Gorky, Frunze Park, etc.
Pedestrian street Frunze, Duvanovska and embankment Gorky
Near the beaches of part of the street of Frunze, street Duvanovskaya, and the whole promenade Gorky are walking zones. Here you can stroll in the afternoon or evening, accordingly, they are concentrated along the entertainment, shops, stores and other tourist infrastructure. Frunze street is mainly commercial, but in small shops and stalls sold cheap Souvenirs and goods for tourists (bathing suits, sun beds, umbrellas, t-shirts, etc.). At the junction of the streets Frunze and promenade is the main entrance to the beach and the main entertainment area for adults (restaurants, clubs, discos). Along the waterfront are mainly located children's rides, cafes and restaurants, "razlivayki" dispensing wine and brandy. On the street Duvanovskaya of entertainment almost no, along it only expose the work of local artists.
🕐 Time of work: round the clock
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: free
Park Crimea in miniature
It is a traditional miniature Park, which the most known architectural sights of the Peninsula. Here you can see reduced copies of swallow's nest, Livadia, Vorontsov and Massandra palaces, Sudak fortress, Hersonissos and much more.
🕐 Working time: from 09:00 to 23:00 (may-September) from 09:00 to 20:00 (October-April)
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: adults – 150 rubles / child – 100 roubles / up to 3 years – free
🚶 How to get there: the Park of miniatures is located in the heart of the tourist district just a five minute walk from the public beach at Kirov 34/42 (Park of miniatures on the map).
The Museum's "pirates of the Black sea"
This is the most unusual Museum in Yalta, devoted to the history of piracy on the Black sea. Particularly interesting are his visit will be the children. It is a private Museum.
The main exposition is located in the basement of the house (currently the building of the library), which was formerly the wine cellar. Most of the items raised from the seabed by private collectors of ancient artefacts from the sunken ships. Among them are pistols and shotguns, bullets and cannonballs, guns and edged weapons, navigational tools, coins etc. There are more than 200 exhibits. Two rooms recreate cabins simple sailor and Treasurer of the pirate ship. In General the Museum is small and occupies only three rooms, but guided 30 minute tour pass unnoticed and interesting. During the tour learn about the history of piracy on the Black sea, the life of pirates, the use of weapons and so on.
The Museum also held workshops for the manufacture of bullets, pirate charms, sea knots.
🕐 Working time: daily from 11:00 to 18:00 (attention, from season to season, the schedule changes, check it on the official website). Tours will begin at the beginning of each hour, or the collection group
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: 200 rubles for adults and 150 for children / free for preschoolers. The price of a ticket includes a tour service
🚶 How to get there: the Museum is located in the historical part of the city on the street of the Revolution, 56 (Museum of the pirates on the map), the entrance is from the street of Primorsko. To get from the promenade of Yalta and the tourist area either on foot or by buses №1, 2, 4, 13, trams no.1.
Evpatoria Rope Park
Great view of almost active and extreme rest is offered in a rope Park of Yalta. Here it is proposed to pass several trails of varying difficulty: extreme (for adults and children taller than 130 cm and weighing up to 100 kg, 350 roubles); "Route family" (medium difficulty for adults and children taller than 120 cm up to 110 lbs., 300 rubles); "Traffic light" (for children from 2 to 6 years, 200 rubles). Before the race each camper will be instructed on safety, put on protective gear and insurance, then you can go. The route passes under the supervision and with the help of experienced instructors, if necessary. In addition to a single passage routes proposed holding celebrations, for example birthdays.
🕐 Working time: daily from 09:00 to 20:00
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: 350, 300 and 200 rubles depending on the route
🚶 How to get there: the Park is located near the tourist area of Yalta in the Park.Lenin on the corner of Lenin and acoustic (rope Park on the map). To get here by tram number 1, 2, buses No. 9 and 10