Mountain and route Karaul-Oba
Mountain range Karaul-Oba is located West of the village of Novy Svet. This is the territory of the reserve "New Light", through which the mountain passes a popular Hiking route. On route you will see the juniper grove, the magnificent mountain and sea landscapes, the ancient sanctuary of the "T-Ladder", which is more than 2500 years, and so much more interesting. Of course, you can go to the top of Karaul-Oba mountain, which height is 341 meters, but only if you go on the relevant route. The trail ends on the Bank of the Veselovsky Bay (village Fun), where you can see another attraction – the ruins of the fortress Kutlak (aka fortress asandra), built in the 1st century BC
To overcome route Sentry-both should wear comfortable Hiking shoes, stock up on water and energy. Special training is not required, but older people and children here without the help can not do, because in some places the ascending and descending vertical. On the route there and back is better to take full day one way it can be overcome for 1-2 hours.
Route Sentry-Both quite intricate and there are a lot of interesting things, so it is best to visit it along with those who already were, or at least to use the NAV (map). If you go there first and independently, then the following practical information useful to you:
Option routes there are several, but the most basic identified by route No. 1 and route No. 2. The most popular route No. 2.
The route №2
Runs along the shore and is best marked in the indexes and hands, besides it is always possible for someone to meet and ask directions. This route offers wonderful views of the coast from the viewing platforms, you will pass by the observation deck "Bonsai on king's beach" through "the Valley of Hell", "Refrigerator".
Be sure to make a stop for this route near the cleft "Refrigerator". You can find her writing "Cold" on a rock near the cleft (also marked on our map below). Through this narrow cleft in the rock, and it can be a bit unwieldy and it is interesting that from it always goes cool air, as of this refrigerator. So it's a great place to stay on the path and rest from the heat.
Route 2 does not pass through the "Valley of Paradise", "T-Ladder", rush "Space" and the peak of the Sentry-Both. But at a certain point in the route, you can go very steeply up and get into the "Valley of Paradise", where in turn you can get to the "T-Ladder" and peak "Space". Therefore, it is possible to pass the route in one direction as # 2, and go through the top, i.e. through the "Valley of Paradise".
Route No. 1
Route 1 is much more complicated and passes through the "Valley of Paradise", and then the top of Karaul-Oba (342 meters). Also it is possible to go on the "T-Ladder" and peak "Space" from "Paradise Valley", which have little to deviate from the route, and then back at him.
If you have specific questions about the course or you completely confused, you can ask questions at the bottom of the page. We will answer.
🕐 Working time: around the clock, but we recommend you to visit only in the daytime
💵 Entrance fee / ticket price: theoretically, the entrance to the reserve is 100, but in practice, admission is free
🚶 How to get there: the entrance to the route in the village of Novy Svet is located at the entrance to the trail Golitsyn (mountain Sentry-both on the map), or at the end of the street Golitsyn near the sanatorium "Sacred grove". Sometimes these routes combine, passing them one by one. If you come to the village by car, you can Park in the paid Parking lot near the factory of sparkling wines and to the entrance to the trail walk about a mile. You can also drive to the end of the street Golitsyn, and leave the car on the dirt Parking lot.
You can also start the hike in the village of Fun, and finish it in a New Light. To this end, the village of Fun you just need to walk along the beach to the East (towards the New Light) and you will reach the entrance to the trail.
Photos Of Karaul-Oba, Sudak
- Trail Guard-Both
- View of Cape Kapchik
- The Valley Of "Hell"
- Valley "Paradise"
- The Peak Of "Space"
- Stairs T -