The history of the city of Sochi began in 1838 with a military settlement during the Caucasian War. Currently, the city of Sochi is a modern city with a lot of attractions. After the 2014 Winter Olympics, World Championship matches, 2018, Formula 1 stages, the popularity of Sochi increased not only among Russians, but also among foreign tourists.
One of the main attractions of Sochi is the Olympic Park. On it are unique objects, which tend to be tourists. The most grandiose of the Olympic facilities is the Fisht Stadium, which hosted the opening and closing ceremonies of the 22nd Winter Olympic Games, as well as the matches of the 2017 Confederations Cup and World Championship matches – 2018.
On the territory of the Olympic Park you can see the Singing Fountain Show daily:
* in winter – from 18:00 to 19:00
* in the spring and autumn period – from 19:00 to 20:00
* in the summer – from 20:30 to 21:30
You can get to the Olympic Park by the Lastochka electric train, by buses: №124С, № 57, №125, №125С, №68. Entrance for all visitors is free from 8.00 to 24.00.
More on the official website: http: // olimpiysky-park.rf
Ski resort “Rosa Khutor”
In 2014, Rosa Khutor became one of the main sites of the XXII Olympic Winter Games and the venue for competitions in alpine skiing, snowboarding and freestyle. “Rosa Khutor” is a wonderful all-season resort with a large number of options for various leisure and entertainment. A large network of cableways will lift to a height of 2320 meters and descend to the other side of the summit to the waterfalls. Clean alpine air, beautiful landscapes, European-style architecture and modern hotels. Many cafes and restaurants for every taste. There is a rental of ski equipment, roller skates, skateboards, bicycles.
You can get to Rosa Khutor by electric train “Lastochka”, by buses: No105, No135
For more information on the official website: https://rosaski.com
Sochi Arboretum – is a green treasury of Russian subtropics, with more than 1,800 strange and rare plants.
The famous park with a considerable territory and an incredible amount of exotic plants. The park consists of two parts. On the upper part there is a considerable amount of all kinds of plants. The park has sunny lawns, fountains, and a beautiful manor. Also in the park there is a cable car that will lift to the highest point of the observation deck. On the lower level there is a large pond, a variety of birds.
You can get to the Arboretum by buses: №125, №105.
Read more on the official website: http://dendrarium.ru
The yew-box grove is a kind of living museum, the repository of relict vegetation, which has remained here in an almost unchanged appearance since ancient times (about 30 million years ago).
Beautiful nature reserve with untouched nature. A great place to relax and be alone with nature. There are tours and you can walk on your own.
The path consists of a large and a small ring. Striking landscapes. Waterfalls, a spring, the river “Khosta” in the canyon, karst labyrinth. Everyone who loves nature, mountains and rivers should visit this place.
You can get to the Tiso-boxwood grove by buses: №125
Read more on the official website: https://kavkazzapoved.ru