Republic KaZantip is a yearly international festival of club and electronic music, which over time has transformed into youth resort, the guests of which prefer active types of beach recreation and sport, as well as high-quality music.
Previously KaZantip was located on Azov Sea shore near Kazantip headland, from which it got its name. Nowadays thousands of young people rush to the village Popovka near Yevpatoriya each August.
This year festival’s territory will house 14 dance floors of different configurations, including the famous dance floor on the water. 30 bars and restaurants, two outdoor cinemas, and sporting equipment for kiting – festival’s official sport – are at guests’ disposal.
Parties start at 11 p.m. and last to the very morning. Such prominent club and electronic music masters as Marcus Schulz, Ricardo Villalobos, Petre Inspirescu, Pendulum, Tale Of Us, Maceo Plex, Loco Dice, Monika Kruse and many others are in charge on the dance floors this year. KaZantip’s line-up totals more than 300 DJs all in all.
The admission to the festival is paid and is granted through the so called viZa. Its cost is 1800 UAH; if you receive the viZa directly at the entrance to Republic KaZantip, it costs 2265 UAH.
There are several accommodation possibilities. One can participate in a contest and camp with his own tent in Republic’s territory. Or else, one can live in a private house, mini-hotel or holiday hotel in Popovka village.
Getting there. There are several ways to get there. The first one is to come to Yevpatoriya, and from there to take a taxi to Republic KaZantip (approximate cost is 120-150 UAH). Or you may come to the Crimea’s capital city of Simferopol and from there take a taxi to KaZantip (approximate cost is 300-400 UAH).