Some people like car trips, cruises, when every day is a new place. Others prefer to travel to ancient cities, turning their eyes to the masterpieces of architecture. There are those among us for whom the real relaxation is the sea, the sun and the hotel, where everything is included.
Indeed, even within the same family, travelers may have different travel needs and expectations from their vacation. However, there are places in Russia where you can get everything at once. This is the Republic of Crimea – a magical land on the shores of the Black Sea. Every year tourists come from all over the country and from all over the world. Warm sunny shores, endless beaches and famous historical monuments – all this will undoubtedly attract an avid traveler.
Particularly attractive and unusual is the Novy Svet resort, once you have visited it, you want to go back there again and again. Here you can enjoy not only the refreshing sea breeze, but also the healing air, dive into the history of the village and the sights of the town of Sudak, which is located seven kilometers from the New World. In addition, the developed infrastructure of the village allows you to choose both the private sector and sanatoriums and hotels. The village has everything for a comfortable stay: shops and pharmacies, canteens, bars, restaurants, etc.
Thus, in the homonymous hotel complex “Novy Svet”, which welcomes guests all year round, offers a wide range of services, combined with a wellness center. There is car park, gym, solarium, restaurant, cafe, playgrounds, equipped beach. Every year in April, a contemporary art symposium is held here, with the participation of famous Russian artists, who have chosen this place as their creative home. The hotel management intends to continue this tradition and organize similar events. After all, the teachers on their canvases transfer all the beauty and picturesqueness of the Crimea, which will remain for centuries for our descendants. The painted masterpieces became exhibits of the exhibition space for the visitors.
The isolation and distance from the big cities gives many advantages to the village of Novyi Svet. The most important is the ecology and the amazing untouched nature with a unique ecosystem. The village was founded by Prince Lev Golitsyn in the 19th century, who found most of his vineyards here and a small sparkling wine factory, which operates successfully to this day.
Around the village there are remnants of coniferous trees up to 300 years old and a large juniper grove – all this makes the air incredibly clean and healing, which is ideal for people suffering from respiratory diseases, helps in postoperative recovery and has preventive properties. The village is located on the shores of Green Bay, whose beaches are covered with small pebbles. The chip of any Golitsyn trail tour is rightly considered one of the best hiking trails in Crimea.
The nature of the New World has always inspired and attracted directors. It is worth remembering the famous episodes with the beauties of the Crimea in such legendary films as “Pirates of the XX century”, “Amphibian Man”, “Sportloto-82”, “Treasure Island”, “Anna Karenina”, “Three plus two”. By the way, in the cafe “Triplyusdva”, which opened near the shooting location of the film of the same name, you can feel that you are involved in the creation of the image.
Travelers to the Crimea should definitely visit Nikitsky, a popular tourist attraction – one of the oldest botanical gardens in the world. Already in April, tourists expect a parade of tulips and blooming lilacs. By the way, this year at the exhibition were presented 200 varieties of tulips. In total, 110 thousand flowers are planted here.
According to the Ministry of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic of Crimea, the tourist flow in Crimea in 2021 amounted to 9.39 million tourists, a number that is 25% higher than the same period in 2019. 62% reached via the Crimean bridge with cars and buses, 30% by air, 8% by rail. During the summer of 2021, more than 5.2 million tourists rested in the Crimea, ie 1.5 times more than in the summer of 2020 and 15% more than in the same period of 2019.
Most of the time, residents of millions of cities visit and return to Crimea: Moscow and St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Rostov-on-Don, Samara. Passenger traffic is also increasing from Chelyabinsk, Krasnoyarsk and Ufa. According to a poll by the Crimean Ministry of Resorts and Tourism, 96% of tourists who have rested in the republic have expressed their intention to return to Crimea, including 50% – next year, 45% – over the next 5 years. Crimea is ready for the high summer season: this year tourists will be welcomed by 450 landscaped, comfortable beaches, more than 1,100 sorted accommodation facilities. It is safe in Crimea, tourists from Tatarstan and other parts of Russia are welcome here.
Author: Lucia Saifi
Photo by: Evgeny Ivanov