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Massandra Palace, Massandra

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Overlooking hills and meadows, Massandra Palace sits among lush English gardens, with its opulent ornamented facade and extravagant interior spaces. Originally created in 1889 as a hunting lodge for Tsar Alexander III, the building resembled a French chateau at the start. In later years, it became a holiday home of Joseph Stalin, who made it into one of Crimea's most elaborate structures. Walk along the landscaped gardens and explore hidden caves and alleys. Inside the mansion, tour the living quarters replete with antique mahogany furniture, marble fireplaces, and hallways featuring renowned paintings. A quaint cafe on the property offers a rich selection of local wines to taste. Our Massandra holiday planner makes visiting Massandra Palace and other Massandra attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Just returned from the Massandra Palace-Alexandra Palace lll. It happened to hit on an interesting tour. Inside a small Palace, than it seems from the outside. The family of the emperor there not lived and came to hunt and relax. On the third floor now (nurseries) exhibition of Soviet life. also interesting to see what kind of candy were, cosmetics, toys, etc. were like in the garden is well-groomed, accurate, around.
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  • Very beautiful Palace, though not great. You can spend an hour or so, walking in a park near the Palace. Children have a place to run.
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  • Each came to Yalta, be sure to visit the Massandra Palace (as well as other palaces, too). Visit this Palace will give you pleasure at any time of the year. History lovers can advise a tour inside the Palace, however, and just a walk in the Park around the Palace will bring many pleasant minutes.
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