Weekly Motorcycle tour over Sochi and Crimea Area. Explore Russian South

Book the tour — 20 Apr - 28 Apr

A 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 – 20-28th of April and 4-12th of May 2019
  • Duration – 9 days (5 riding days + 2 rest days + 2 days arrival/departure) 
  • Total mileage – 1600 km
  • Roads 100% asphalt 
  • Price is 2350 EUR (includes BMW F700/F800GS rent, extra charge for R1200GS - 250 EUR)
  • Deposit for the motorcycle 1000/1200/1500 Euro for F700GS/F800GS/R1200GS
  • Price if you ride your own bike – 1450 EUR  
  • Extra 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 2 museums

Price includes:

  • Transfer to/from the hotel
  • Motorcycle rental (BMW F700/F800GS, extra charge for R1200GS 250 Euro)
  • Petrol (for rented motorcycle only, if you ride your own motorcycle petrol is not included)
  • Accommodation in 3-4* hotels (based on sharing a double / twin room)
  • English-speaking guide on a motorcycle
  • Breakfasts (during all days)
  • Motorcycle insurance
  • Entry tickets to places of interest

Price does not include:

  • Air tickets to Russia
  • Medical insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Extra motorcycle insurance (extra 350 Euro, no deposit needed, full coverage)
  • Visa counsel fee

Route: where we will go

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

Day 1. Arrival to Sochi

You arrive to 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 and departure

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

Book the tour — 20 Apr - 28 Apr
Tour map

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