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Marble Cave, Crimea

Marble Cave, Crimea

Marble Cave, Crimea

The Marble Caves is a cave in Crimea which is situated at the lower level of Chattier-Dag, hilly massif. It is famous tourist magnetism. In 1987, Simferopol speleological team revealed a cave with a difficult structure of halls and arcades. The fresh cave that places at the altitude of 920 metres above sea height which was named Marble but due to the reality it was shaped by marble mineral. Centre of speleological tourism Onyx-tour founded sightseeing trips. Concrete trails were laid, cave was as well provided with lighting. Trip goes throughout Fairy Tales arcade and Tiger Path with lots of Reconstruction Room, diverse stalactites that is the major cave area of the Crimea and one of the main equipped areas in Europe. Pink Room of cave with marble roses coating the peak of the room. The Palace Hall in the cave with “Queen” and “King” pillars, Balcony Room, Hope Room and; a stalactite “forest” guides to the Luster Room. Numbers of precious “chandeliers” droop down from the maximum by coated with corralite “flowers”, several of them nearly reach the ground. The cave has 4 more rooms: Channel, Landslide, Geliktite and Chocolate. Due to its exceptionality, Marble Cave became well-known worldwide. Speleologists believe it among the main five most attractive caves of the globe. It was comprised into 7 Natural Wonders of Ukraine. It is one of the most stayed caves in Europe, and in 1992 it was comprised into the International Association of equipped caves.