AccessCrimea launches its diving tour to the beautiful Crimea, Ukraine

January 23, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Simferopol, Crimea, Ukraine - AccessCrimea announces the launch of its diving tour, in the beautiful waters of Balaklava, Crimea, in the south of Ukraine.

Crimea is a peninsular located in the South of Ukraine. It is a land of deep blue seas and towering coastal peaks, palaces and castles, expansive forests, and ancient towns of stunning historical value. Crimea offers the visitor a wealth of opportunities for outdoor adventure activities; such as hiking, rock climbing and diving.

AccessCrimea, the leading tour operator in Crimea, is now offering a week long diving tour to Balaklava in the south-west of Crimea. Balaklava is in a unique and fascinating location that offers an intriguing mix of history and natural beauty. It was the location of the Crimean war of 1854 between Russia, and Britain, France and Turkey, and the southern-most point that the Germans reached in the 2nd World War. Balaklava's clean waters and magnificent scenery make this a great destination for diving, exploring, or just lying on one of its many wild beaches.

Balaklava offers 30 dive sites, with an array of shipwrecks, underwater caves, vertical walls, and even an old Soviet submarine factory built into a mountain. Balaklava is the diving destination for people who want to experience the new and exciting.

The founder of AccessCrimea is from Britain but has resided in Crimea for 5 years. He stated that; "Many divers today are looking for something new and off the beaten path. Balaklava is the destination for such divers." He went on to note; "There's a lot more to this trip than just diving: the tour includes a day in Kiev, and two tours to Crimea's main sites; the ancient cave towns at Bakhchisarai, and the historical palaces of Crimea's stunning south coast."

AccessCrimea provides a wide range of tourist services; from booking accommodation, to supplying translators and guides. Being a small company, AccessCrimea offers its service on a very personal level. The services are very flexible; an individual itinerary can be tailored according to a clients needs.

To find out more about our diving tour, and other services, please go to our website at