It was constructed for the 2014 Winter Olympics and 2014 Winter Paralympics. It houses the main Olympic Stadium used for the Games’ ceremonies, and the venues that were used for indoor sports such as hockey, figure skating, curling, and speed skating, as well as for the opening and closing ceremonies of the XXII Winter Olympic games in Sochi. It also houses training facilities, the Olympic Village, the international broadcasting centre, and other amenities.
is a relatively knew yet fast-growing resort that has already earned the status of the most respectable ski cluster in Russia. Sochi Olympics 2014 played an important role in the development and success of this place. In the course of the preparation for this prestigious international event the resort has found a new infrastructure, a new convenient road, a number of new mountain tracks and for skiing and snowboarding, equipped with comfortable lifts, a luge-sports center, new hotels and restaurants of the highest level.
It is a new and unique adventure park, located high in the mountains. Moreover, it is a joint Russian-New-Zealandian project founded in cooperation with AJ Hackett International, representing the ultimate in innovation and commitment to excellence in adventure tourism. This park is situated in Sochi National Park, in a picturesque place of Akhshtirskoye canyon, in the valley of Mzymta river, right on the way to Krasnaya Polyana. Skypark hosts a rope adventure park Maugli, it also offers belvederes, opening up amazing views to the visitors, interactive museums of bungy-jumping, a climbing wall (1200 sq m and 18 m height) and an big amphitheater, as well as a restaurant located right on the edge of the canyon.
It was one of the 18 summer residence built in 1937 for the famous leader of the Soviet Union – Joseph Stalin. Here, he spent three months every summer from 1936 to 1953. Summer residence of Stalin built for him in 1937. It is situated on a hill 50 meters above sea level, with scenic views of the Greater Caucasus mountain range and surrounded by a forest. The views and fresh air were supposed to help improve Stalin’s health, but he probably valued them even more for the security they provided.
The tea factory “Matsesta-chai”
The tea factory “Matsesta-chai”, located in the village of Izmailovska is spread along as many as 47 hectares. It is the largest plantation in the area and it is still growing.
Ekzarkho Eco Farm
The Complex “Farm Ekzarho” is located in the mountains at an altitude of 450 meters above sea level in one of the most beautiful places of the big territory of Sochi, surrounded on three sides by the National Park. The goat farm and the stables continuing your acquaintance with the region, and its farming traditions. You will take wonderful photos and find a lot of interesting facts about the animals; this is activity is going to be relaxing and enjoyable.