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Azur Air Will Fly From Krasnodar to Monastir
13.05.2016 23:05
Azur Air Will Fly From Krasnodar to Monastir

In the framework of summer schedule Azur Air Airlines company is planning to conduct direct flights from Krasnodar to Monastir (Tunisia), is reported by the press-service of the company BazEl Aero, which manages the airports in Krasnodar Region. Charter flights will be carried out from 29 April to 15 October every 10 days. Boeing 757-200 with the capacity of 235 passenger seats will be operated to perform the flights.

      Moreover, Ikar Airlines in cooperation with tour operator Pegas Touristic plans to perform charter flights to the island of Djerba (Tunisia) from 23 May to 15 October. This direction from the Krasnodar airport will be first opened. The flights are expected to be operated once a week by Boeing 737-800.


      The city of Krasnodar was founded during the reign of Empress Catherine the Great in 1793 and named after her Ekaterinodar meaning Catherine’s gift. However, in 1920 the bolshevists’ government willing to destroy the inheritance of the Czarist Regime renamed the city into Krasnodar.


      Founded as a military camp and a fortress by the Black-sea Cossacks, Krasnodar became an administrative centre of the Kuban Region in 1860. Interestingly, that time Yekaterinodar was given a city status only in 1867.




      Krasnodar is situated in the European part of the Russian Federation, in the south of the country on the right bank of the river Kuban, 1539 kilometres from Moscow. According to the latest survey made in 2005, 715 400 people live in Krasnodar.


      Today Krasnodar is an industrial, transport and cultural centre of the region developing fast. For the past 80 years the city has changed a lot. Although all kinds of big city problems inhere in Krasnodar, it has a full power to be called a cultural capital of Southern Russia. There are several museums including the Museum of Local Lore that contains a vast collection of Scythian and ancient Greek figures, some theatres and two creative associations: “Premyera” and “Cossack choir of Kuban”.


      Top seven things to do in Krasnodar


      1. Krasnodar stands on the river Kuban and today should certainly undertake a trip down the river. During the trip the ship passes the quay, a mountain village Starobzhegokai, the Cathedral of Nativity and stop at Christmas Park.


      2. Visiting Aton restaurant is also on the list. It is one the best restaurants in the city, which justifies high prices. European cuisine, abounding wine card and recommendations of the professional sommelier will not leave indifferent even the most exacting client.


      3. Krasnodar Academic theatre is a nice place to visit in the evening. In the theater distinguished artists of the Russian Federation play.


      4. The Krasnodar Museum of History and Archeology is especially significant, as its exhibits are inseparable of from the history of the Region and culture of people, who used to inhabit or still live on this land. The museum’s rich collections tell about the traditions and lifestyle of tribes and ethnical groups abiding on the territory of the region. Visitors can gain a familiarity with relics of Kuban Cossacks. The Gold Stockroom of the museum represents unique works made of gold, silver, bronze, ceramics and glass by old craftsmen.


      5. Another museum to visit is the Krasnodar Regional Museum of Art. a private collection of Krasnodar merchant Fyodor Akimovich Kovalenko became the basis for the museum. The merchant presented the city with his collection in 1904. The museum houses West-European pictorial art, Russian icons, Russian classicism and actuality, china of 19th century, etc.


      6. The museum of bodybuilding is a unique place occupying one the oldest gyms in the city. Hand-made weights, barbells and fitness machines used by Krasnodar body-builders in the time when body-building was criminally liable are on display. The walls are covered with photographs of the body-builders, now they are world-class athletes, masters of sport or internationally certified judges. The gym still works, so it’s quite possible to see a champion here working out.


      7. The museum of the ocean is worth visiting, too. The main part of the exhibition is disposed on a former flagman of the Soviet ocean science – marine research ship Vityaz. Besides, the visitors can observe a manned vehicle Pisces, an underwater tow vehicle Thetis, surveying motor-boat, submarine cockpit, etc.


      How to get to Krasnodar Airport - Book Transfer Online


      One of the best ways is to book a transfer to Krasnodar airport online in advance, when you have time to choose the right taxi-company providing English-speaking drivers.


      You can catch a taxi upon your arrival right at the airport, but you should always beware of riding an unlicensed taxi. Remember, that riding an unlicensed taxi may be dangerous, besides, the prices asked before and after the ride may vary greatly.


      Booking a transfer to Krasnodar Airport  online is especially convenient if you have a late flight, as you may feel sure you'll not get stuck in a traffic jam at night.


      Russia-IC recommends Kiwi transfer service and transfers from/to the airport. Here you can make a booking to Krasnodar airport and choose the car you like including the class of the car, standard or business.


      All cars are equipped with GPS, and are constantly checked, all drivers are licensed. Most cars are equipped with terminals, so you can pay taxi with credit card (American Express, Visa, Master Card etc.).


      How to book transfer to Krasnodar Airport online:


      1. Find the route you want

      Choose airport Krasnodar, city or street in the search box.


      2. Book transfer online

      Specify the date and time of the transfer, the flight number, the hotel address or name and other details of the trip. Leave your contact details and make a prepayment. As soon as you do it, the car is booked.


      3. Driver will meet you

      At the appointed time and place, our driver will pick you up. He will be with your nameplate and all necessary information about the trip. He will help you with the luggage and comfortably take you to your destination.


      This is the easiest way to get to Krasnodar airport.


Author: Anna Dorozhkina


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