Balaklava

Balaklava is a small sleepy town in . On the edge of the city of , on a well-protected bay on the Black Sea, is the small harbor town of Balaklava.

Landmarks in the Area

Memorial
The Battle of Balaclava, fought on 25 October 1854 during the Crimean War, was part of Siege of Sevastopol to capture the port and fortress of , Russia's principal naval base on the . is situated 2½ km north of Balaklava. Photo: Richard Caton Woodville Jr., Public domain.

Museum
Naval museum complex Balaklava is an underground submarine base in Balaklava, , . Photo: Russianname, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
Balaklava is a settlement on the Crimean Peninsula and part of the city of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Neighborhood
is situated 2 km east of Balaklava. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Balaklava

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