Ancient history and pompous modernity intertwined in the appearance of the Southern capital Duration - 3-3.5 hours.
Olympic splendor and flavor of the southern city await you on the streets of the seaside city Duration - 3-3.5 hours.
Not boring dendrological excursion introduces the collection of the park "Southern Cultures", located in Adler. You will find the history of the park, acquaintance with the design solution and local peculiarities of the Imereti lowland. Duration - 3.5-4 hours.
The city of Sochi in the Krasnodar Territory is very popular among Russian resorts. Here you can not only swim in the sea and sunbathe on the beach, but also enjoy various forms of outdoor activities. This will be discussed in the article.
Sochi is not only the sea. It is also the foothills of the Caucasus Mountains. Fans of outdoor activities will find a lot of interesting things here. First of all, these are excursions to the mountains. In the mountains, you can admire subtropical plants, snowy peaks and mountain rivers. There are several routes for mountain excursions in Sochi:
Trips to the mountains for several days are also popular. Trekking takes place mainly in the summer. Travelers develop a sense of oneness with nature; Warm campfire nights and hiking trails add a romantic feel to mountain hikes. There are several hiking trails:
Jeeping is an off-road trip in jeeps. This is mainly for extreme lovers, but not only. Women and children with appropriate equipment can travel. The most popular jeeping destinations in Sochi are the following routes:
Sochi attracts tourists all year round with wonderful Black Sea beaches and embankments, subtropical vegetation and majestic Caucasus mountains. Each season is good in its own way, but winter is firmly associated with skiing and snowboarding, although this is not entirely true.
Let's see where to stay and what to do in winter Sochi for families with children, besides skiing or instead of it. And we take into account that the winter season is not only New Year's holidays and vacations.
Book your vacation in advance! This is a guarantee of low prices and availability of recreation.
Useful links for a comfortable stay in Sochi:
If this is your first time in the city, we advise you to start with a sightseeing tour of Sochi in order to put together a holistic view of the most amazing and beautiful places.
Modern and innovative, thematic, extreme, adventure, developmental, family, entertainment, one of the best in Europe - that's all about him. The first park of this level in our country.
In Sochi Park, you can spend a whole day without noticing how time flies, and not having time to see everything and “run in”. Judge for yourself:
This is all included in one full day ticket. We advise you to take tickets online without queues at the box office.
Price: from 1 900 rub. adult/1 300 p. children for 1 day
Sochi is a young city. There is no outstanding historical heritage, beautiful architecture or famous museums.
Local attractions are like scattered beads: there are many of them, but they are small and scattered all over the coast. But Sochi has beautiful nature, and the city itself looks like one big park.
I live in Sochi and have compiled a list of the most popular tourist destinations. When planning, it should be borne in mind that the journey from the center of Sochi to Krasnaya Polyana is 1.5-2 hours, and it takes about an hour by bus to the Olympic Park. I advise you to wear comfortable shoes for walking.
Where is located: Central Sochi Website: dendrarium. u How much does the entrance cost: adult ticket 250 R, children - 120 R, children under 7 years old - free Time to visit: 3 hours Opening hours: 9: 00-18: 00, in winter until 17:00
Arboretum is the most famous park in Sochi. It is a living museum of subtropical vegetation from different continents: North America, Australia, New Zealand, Eurasia. Here you can walk in a grove of sequoias or eucalyptus trees, take pictures in the bamboo thickets, look at the mammoth tree, the flowering of magnolias and learn many funny names of plants, for example, prickly goose or real ziziphus, aka unabi and Chinese jujube. There are 1800 species of trees and shrubs in the Arboretum.
Something blooms in the park all year round. In spring they come here to look at cherry blossoms and magnolias. The "garden of continuous flowering" contains plants that bloom one after another. In the off-season, camellias, osmanthus, yucca, brugmansia, lantana and two dozen other plants with little-known names bloom. The plates with QR codes and the "Arboretum Guide" application, which reads them, help to navigate them. It can be downloaded from Epstore or Google Play. The app also has an interactive map with tips and an audio guide.
App "Arboretum Guide" in Epstor or Google Play
The Arboretum is divided into two parts by Kurortny Prospect. Walking around the top of the park is like an easy 1.5-kilometer trek. At the highest point there is an observation deck, from where you can see half of Sochi, the tower on Mount Akhun and the beginning of the Caucasian ridge. You can also climb there by cable car. A one-way ticket costs R 250 for adults and R 120 for children. You can buy a ticket only on the spot.
At the bottom of the park there is a large rose garden, ponds with black swans and muskrats. In general, it is less interesting: there are fewer exotic plants.
Soulange magnolia blooms in March
Resort Sochi is especially good in the off-season - there are no crowds of ubiquitous tourists, and the weather is wonderful. In the first month of spring, the mild climate of the seaside town favors excursions. Luxurious plants begin to bloom, the air is filled with the salty smell of the sea, the sun gently warms us.
The ski center pleases tourists with wonderful snow, you can do any winter sports or take a walk, admiring the majestic snow-capped peaks.
March in Sochi is a great time to explore the beauty and sights of the region, including neighboring Abkhazia.
Below we offer several excursions in March 2021 that you will definitely like during your stay in Sochi.
During this tour, curious travelers will have the opportunity to look into the hidden places of the beautiful southern city. The mild March days are conducive to long walks. Of particular interest are the most famous "abandoned buildings", that is, abandoned buildings - a majestic former sanatorium with a famous colonnade, a restaurant famous in the Soviet era, built in the Romanesque style.
An abandoned fountain with a group of Bacchantes in front of an impressive building of the once famous but now in ruins, the sanatorium is considered one of the best places for photo shoots.
One of the most interesting places to visit will be Stalin's former dacha, which has become a museum that tells about the life and controversial personality of the ruler.
For sightseers, tastings of honey and wine from local producers are provided.
To learn more about the excursion and book it, follow this link.
Forest trail rally
Automobile tourism Automobile tourism is the travel of people to countries or areas other than their permanent place of residence, in which the main means of transportation is private