|Alupka is a city on the southern coast of the Crimea, is included in the Yalta city Council. Alupka — a seaside climatic resort of the southern coast of Crimea, located on the southern slope of the Crimean mountains, near the foot of mount AI-Petri. The population of 8,5 thousand.
Telephone code: 380 654. Postal codes: 298676, 298677.
the Main attraction of the city — the Vorontsov Palace and the adjoining Park. The city also houses the Museum-apartment of Arkhip Kuindzhi, which established the framework of the St. Petersburg state Academy of art painting.
the City was founded in 960 year. The name in Greek means "foxhole".