One-week Motorcycle Tour around Sochi and Crimea Area. Explore Russian South

Book the tour — 04 May - 12 May

One-week trip around the Black Sea seaside is an ideal relaxation for those who got tired from big cities, traffic, routine and noise. Here you’ll get a boost of emotions and positive mood, and surely get more energy


  • Dates: 20 Apr - 28 Apr 2019; 04 May - 12 May 2019
  • Duration: 9 days (5 riding days + 2 rest days + 2 days arrival/departure) 
  • Total mileage: 1600 km
  • Roads: 99% asphalt 
  • Tour level: Intermediate
  • Price: 2350 EUR (includes BMW F700/800GS rent)
  • Extra charge for BMW R1200GS: 250 EUR
  • Deposit for the motorcycle: 1000/1200/1500 EUR for F700GS/F800GS/R1200GS
  • Price if you ride your own motorcycle: 1450 EUR  
  • Price for the passenger: 850 EUR
  • Single room supplement: 250 EUR

Key tour highlights: Black Sea, Sochi, Caucasus Mountains, local cuisine, serpentine roads, boat tours, Romanov family palaces in Crimea, World War II museum

Included services:

  • Motorcycle rental (BMW F700/800GS)
  • Petrol (for rented motorcycles only)
  • Accommodation in 3-4* hotels (based on sharing a double/twin room)
  • Airport transfer (on the first and last day of the tour)
  • Breakfasts (during all days)
  • English-speaking guide on a motorcycle
  • Support VAN
  • Entry tickets to places of interest
  • Visa assistance

Services not included:

  • Air tickets to/from Russia
  • Personal medical insurance
  • Visa counsel fee
  • All services not mentioned as included

Optional services:

  • Extra motorcycle insurance (350 EUR, no deposit needed, full coverage)

Route: where we will go

Sochi – Tuapse – Krasnodar – Kerch – Simferopol – Sevastopol – Yalta – Alushta – Sudak – Feodosia – Novorossiysk – Gelendzhik – Sochi

DAY 1. Arrival in Sochi

You arrive in Sochi international airport and we arrange transfer to the hotel. After checking in you will get your bike, we sign all needed documents and brief you about the tour details. After that we can have a short ride around the hotel. In the evening we go for a drink, take a walk in Krasnaya Polyana and prepare for tomorrow.

DAY 2. Sochi – Krasnodar, 300 km

Let’s go! Serpentine roads and mountains await us. We stop in Goryachiy Kluch to take a walk and drink mineral water from the hot spring, and next we go to Krasnodar. In the evening the city is especially beautiful. The main street is closed for traffic in the evening, so people walk there, young musicians play right on the street, all bars and restaurants are open. We’ll make sure you see the beautiful places we know, and try local food and drinks.

DAY 3. Krasnodar – Sevastopol, 530 km 

In the morning we go to the Crimea Bridge and then to Kerch, first city where we do a stop in Crimea. We will see the very heart of Kerch, and old ferry-boat town, and see the Mitridat mountain, as well as look at Obelisk Slavy. Next we go to Sevastopol via Simferopol, Crimea capital. In the evening we have a dinner at a restaurant with the sea view.

DAY 4. Sevastopol, rest day

Walking city tour in the morning, boat tour after lunch.

DAY 5. Sevastopol – Sudak, 200 km

Before lunch we visit submarine museum, and then we take off and visit Lastochkino Gnezdo (Swallow’s nest), Livadia Palace. Next stop is Noviy Svet (New Light, to be literally translated), where we stay for the night with the Champaign and interesting stories.

DAY 6. Sudak, rest day

DAY 7. Sudak – Gelendzhik, 350 km

As a morning exercise, we have a 1.5 hour walk on Golitsyn’s pedestrian road. After lunch we ride serpentine roads via Feodosia and Koktebel to Abrau-Durso winery and stay for the night in Gelendzhik.

DAY 8. Gelendzhik – Sochi, 250 km

Serpentine roads again, but you got used to them, didn’t you? We visit Tuapse and come to Sochi after midday to ride an amazing Staropolyanskaya road. In the evening we go to Russian bath to relax and enjoy the heat.

DAY 9. Sochi, departure

Some more time to relax and see places around, after lunch transfer to the airport. See you soon!

Book the tour — 04 May - 12 May