White rock appeared as a result of erosion and weathering of limestones and sandstones. Since 1981, it is an architectural monument. In her surroundings, many famous Soviet films were shot, including the plot of which actions took place in the wild west. In the Crimean Tatar language, the White Rock is called Ak-Kaya.
Simferopol (Ukrainian: Сімферополь; Russian: Симферополь, meaning in Greek: city of common good; Crimean Tatar: Aqmescit, literally: The white mosque) is the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in southern Ukraine. As the capital of Crimea, Simferopol is an important political, economic, and transport center of the peninsula. As of 2006, the city's population is 340,600. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simferopol