The beaches of the Black sea
Crimea is loved by many tourists for its superb sandy beaches. Clear water and bottom with no sharp rocks – yet another reason why vacation in the Crimea will be very comfortable.
Best are the beaches of the Donuzlav. The sand protects the coastline from various damage such as washouts and faults, so the integrity of these beaches is protected by law: it is forbidden to take out the sand for any purpose. The beaches of the Donuzlav start from the village of Mirny and extend in the direction of Yalta, on the one hand, and on the other to the Baikal spit. The settlements, which are located on the gentle beaches of the Donuzlav: the black sea, Olenevka, Zaozernoe, Popovka, Novo-fedorivka, Storm, mizhvodne, also in this area is Cape Tarkhankut. The beaches of the Gulf Kalamitsky are considered the best for families with children as the water warms up quickly, and they are pretty small.
If you prefer a beach vacation with a tent, then go to the villages of olenivka or mizhvodne. But remember that this is a place for those who prefer ecotourism. People monitor the cleanliness of places where camping.
Sandy beaches in the Krasnodar region is located in the village of Anapa. The sand is so very beautiful, Golden and fine, and also very clean. Beaches in Dzhemete are also a great option for families with children, as the bottom is quite flat. The word "Dzhemete" means "Golden Sands".
The Caspian, Azov and Baltic seas
Azov sea is very shallow, and all its coast is sandy. Also this sea is very warm.
The Caspian sea is also famous for its sandy beaches. The best sandy beaches are located in the Volga Delta, where is Astrakhan. Often close to the beaches, there are hot springs.
Very beautiful beach is located on the Baltic sea's Curonian spit in Kaliningrad. The beach is very wide and the sand is fine and bright. Surrounded by this splendor pine forest. But the swimming season here lasts long.
Sandy beaches are characteristic for lakes with a rest which some prefer to the sea. The most famous lake in Russia – Baikal. Beautiful Baikal dunes, long wide beaches, clean water... the Only negative is that the water in the lake is quite cold, the lake is warm enough for pleasant swimming.
Lake Onega in Karelia has very beautiful sandy beaches. They are small, but occur constantly.
Seliger – this place has become very popular as a tourist area. Around the lake there are many beaches. There are both budget and luxury accommodation options.