The Ministry of resorts and tourism of the Republic of Crimea holds annual contest for the best tourist routes around the Crimea in order to determine the best routes in different directions. In 2016, we received 49 applications for participation in the competition from different tour operators, travel agents and tour guides from all regions of Crimea.


The winners were determined in two stages: Internet voting and committee members voting


The solemn awarding ceremony was held on March 30, 2016 in the framework of  the Tourism Forum "Open the Crimea."



Nomination "Best cultural and educational route"
  1. Grand Tour, Round-The-Crimea tour (The winner!)
  2. Mysterious Medieval Crimean routes
  3. First time in Crimea
  4. From Kirk-Yera to Mangup
  5. Hospitable “Djeval”
  6. Crimean etudes
  7. Crimean necklace
  8. Treasure penincula
  9. Tour de Crimea
  10. Accessible Southern coast is welcoming you (Special nomination "Accessible tourism"!)


Nomination «Best ethnographic route»
  1. Visiting Crimean Tatars
  2. Greeks in Crimea
  3. Karaims in Crimean history and among us (The winner!)
  4. Crossroad of times, crossroad of peoples
  5. Tatar-tour


Nomination «Best gastronimic route »
  1. Delicious Crimea
  2. Gastronomic map of Crimea
  3. The Golden Fish
  4. Taste Crimea yourself!(The winner!)


Nomination «Best religious route»
  1. Blessed Tavrida (The winner!)
  2. Eastern Jerusalem
  3. Crimean patrimony of St. Luke
  4. Crimean Afon
  5. Orthodox shrines of Crimea


Nomination «Best eco-route »
  1. Following the paths of Crimean druids
  2. Golden ring of Tarkhankut (The winner!)
  3. Places of power
  4. Sudak necklace
  5. The paths unknown
  6. Paths of mountain giants
  7. Fitness tour


Nomination «Best weekend route»
  1. Crimean weekend - Livadia Palace and Old Hersonissos
  2. Go to Crimea on weekend
  3. Bicycle tour around the sights of Dolgorukovskaya plateau
  4. City, worth of worship
  5. Find inspiration in the heart of Tarhankut
  6. Golden Bakhchisaray
  7. Crimean Karaites are the starting point
  8. Crimean weekend (The winner!)


Nomination «The best route along the cinamtic places, dedicated to  2016 year of  Russian cinema»
    1. 7 pictures of South
    2. Alushta cinematic
    3. Yevpatoria cinematic
    4. Kerch cinematic - historical portrait
    5. Yalta cinema
    6. Crimea is the actor land
    7. Cinematic Crimea
    8. Crimean Hollywood
    9. Kidnapping, Caucasian Style (The winner!)
    10. In the footsteps of your favorite characters