Black Sea had brought down enough terror on the sailors in the past to merit the notoriety and subsequently the name for being an inhospitable zone for navigation.
Travelers who have been on Black Sea Cruises and admired the clear, deep blue sea have often suspected the justness of its name.
This is because Cruises tours are never organized in winters, when Black Sea rises to do great justice to its well-suited name. Most Black Sea Cruises are organized towards the end of August, when the beast in Black Sea is on a long aestivation before winter.
Crimea has an amazingly long stretch of clean beaches. The tourist beaches are equipped with facilities for jet-skiing, yachting, speed boating, para-gliding, flights in microlite aircrafts.
Black Sea also provides an excellent opportunity for scuba diving and there many centers lined up along the coast. Among these Balaklava deserves a special mention for its under water reef.
Black Sea Cruises enable the travelers to witness the richness of marine life in Black Sea. There are different species of Dolphins found in Black Sea, Bottlenose being one of them. The antics of these intelligent mammals always go down well with the visitors. Besides, the Sea has as many as 180 varieties of fishes including tuna, mackerel and the famed white sturgeon.
There are two famous ports in Black Sea- Odessa and Yalta. Odessa is the larger port and has an excellent expanse of clean beaches. Yalta is surrounded by three hills and has mild climate making it and ideal place for a vacation.
Black Sea is surrounded by numerous beautiful countries and Black Sea Cruises ensures easy accessibility to these the famous sites in the countries.
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