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Chersonesus National Sanctuary, Sevastopol

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A fine example of a Greek colony in the Black Sea region, Chersonesus National Sanctuary occupies a place on the World Heritage List. Explore this ancient site, founded 2,500 years ago, and its wealth of ruins and excavated buildings that include an amphitheater, fortified walls, and residential homes. Visit the on-site museum to see examples of household items and other artifacts on display, which help to document the social, economic, and political history of the Greek colony. Join a guided tour, offered in several iterations with different themes, to learn a bit more about a specific topic related to the site including art, the excavation process, or the medieval churches that were later built around the area. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Sevastopol holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Chersonesus National Sanctuary and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • One of my favorite places. Sea, atmosphere, animated story. Here antiquity intertwined vine with today's day. Here everyone can find a secluded area for yourself.
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  • Have been there many times and come back! Only need to be very careful, because you can fall through to someone at "home"
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  • Interesting place! Sorry, that was cleaning day, and we came to the exposition, but walk in Chersonesos is very interesting.
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