How to get to the Sand village in the Crimea
The village of Sand in the Crimea is located far from transport infrastructure and big cities, and here is not even the normal asphalt road (on the map). Regular transport does not go. So get here best by car or taxi. The nearest large settlements of the Crimea: Kerch (55 km), Schelkino (24 km). From Simferopol airport to Sand almost 200 kilometers.
It is best to relax in the Sand, coming here by car. In this case, you not only get here the most economical way, but will be able when you need to get out of the village to explore the other attractions of the Peninsula from here are not sent to group tours.
If you go by car, after crossing the bridge you will be driven 70 kilometers. Most of the way to pass on the good new road, but the last 13 kilometers – old asphalt and even primer. But you can drive even on the car in bad weather, you just have to be careful on potholes.
If you prefer full freedom of movement but do not want to use a private car, you can take a car rental in Simferopol airportand reach the resort or continue the journey around the Peninsula. Price from 1800 rubles per day. During high season, recommended to book the car in advance, what can be done using the search and comparison of the cost of the rental of different companies:
Find car rental in the Crimea
If you arrive in Crimea through Simferopol airport, it is best to take a taxi or book a tour pickup (if you don't rent a car). But the trip is not cheap, after all, drive will have almost 200 kilometers and 4 hours. Transfer you can through the search form.How does a transfer bookingDetails >Find the right routeBooking a transfer onlineThe driver meets you at the airport or at the station
If you pre-book accommodation in one of the resorts, you can take advantage of their Shuttle from the airport.
There are budget ways to get to the Sand. Directly from the airport, take the bus to Kerch, and to ask the driver to drop you off at the turnoff to the village of Sand. The bus from the airport to Kerch is sent 5 times a day on schedule, but it can vary, therefore please check before you travel. In duration 5 hours, cost from 500 rubles. Similarly, you can reach the turn and Kerch, and from the bridge.
If the direct buses from the airport will not be, and can be reached by urban bus station of Simferopol by trolley buses №54, 55, bus No. 49 (not to be confused with the bus station of the Resort). With the city's bus station the buses to recover more often every 10-20 minutes.
Turn to the village 13 kilometers away and can be overcome on the ride. Just keep in mind that here are not very common, and can wait a few hours.
On the train
Another way – from Kerch or Feodosia by train to railway station "Ostanino" or "55 km" and they are 6 and 5 kilometers, respectively, on foot or by hitchhiking.