Sochi is the main Russian resort that allows you to relax in the subtropics. Thanks to the 2014 Winter Olympics in the city, the infrastructure was improved, many new hotels appeared – it became even more pleasant to relax in Sochi, although the cost increased. But there is always something to do thanks to regularly held events: cultural and entertainment ones, and there is something to see – a city tour will be very interesting and informative.
The most remarkable places in Sochi and the surrounding area that you can see during Private guided tours:
The park of Arboretum collected subtropical vegetation from around the world. Something is blooming there all the time, so you can admire the flowering of camellia, lantana, sakura, magnolia and many other plants during different seasons.
Everyone who is interested in that era will be interested in visiting Stalin’s cottage: here all the things of the leader and the former decor are preserved. You can see where he worked and what surrounded him.
From afar, Mount Akhun and the tower on its top are clearly visible – from there a view stretches out for many kilometers around, on the city itself, as well as on the sea, and on the mountains. The tower looks like an old one, but everything was built at the time of the Stalin's rule. In the vicinity of the mountain, there is the Agursky Gorge with a cascade of waterfalls and Eagle Rocks – according to legend, Prometheus was chained here.
Olympic Park is a complex of sports facilities, and a personal guide will be very useful for a tour of it. The area of the park is large, so you can rent a golf car, a bike or a scooter. The Formula 1 track, ice parks, arenas and palaces are located here – now they hold concerts mainly.