Day trips to nearby cities and resort areas are very popular among tourists; neighborhoods can be reached by train. A trip to Sevastopol and Yevpatoria will take more than two hours and a journey to Bakhchisarai would take little more than half an hour.
In addition to public transport, taxi service is available for travelers at any time. The car can be called by phone or found on special parking spaces on the street; latest are usually close to major attractions and entertainment venues. Be sure to bargain with a taxi driver and negotiate the price before getting into the car.
In the city you can find a huge number of attractive restaurants, the prices in which will satisfy even the thriftiest travelers. Local shops also feature attractive prices for goods.
The high tourist season is from May to September, this time is the best for sightseeing and excursion trips. In summer it’s better to book a hotel in advance, otherwise all affordable rooms can be occupied.
It is essential for holiday-makers to observe basic safety cautions. Don’t use services of private individuals, as it is likely to become a victim of fraud. In no case your belongings should be left unattended; going for a walk, it’s better to take just a small amount of cash.