The unique resort town of Sochi is rich in historical and natural monuments. Each area of this place boasts sightseeing facilities and attractions. The resort stretches 148 kilometers along the Black Sea coast. In addition to the warm sea and natural beauty, you will undoubtedly find a number of interesting and beautiful places for yourself.
In the mountains of the Caucasus and along the entire Black Sea coast, people could find mysterious stone structures - dolmens. They are giant houses or birdhouses built from slabs weighing several tons. One of such dolmen complexes has existed on the territory of Sochi (in the village of Volkonka) for more than four thousand years and is considered the same age as the Egyptian pyramids. From the city center you can go on a sea voyage in the form of a half-hour boat trip, before traveling to Turkey, if you, of course, took with them a passport. In the center is the Arboretum - a beautiful natural park, which contains about two thousand forms and species of plants, as well as shrubs from all over the world. In the rose garden you will see various varieties of roses of foreign and domestic selection, they bloom from early spring to late autumn. A unique corner of Sochi - Tisosamshitovaya grove. It contains plants that grew in the Caucasus in the preglacial period. During these thirty million years, these plants have hardly changed. The protected grove is a World Natural Heritage Site and is carefully protected. The relict plants that grow on the territory of the grove are not found anywhere else in the world - this is a great landmark of Sochi, which must be visited. The famous Vorontsov Caves are eleven kilometers long. This is the largest system in the Caucasus with elevation differences of two hundred and forty meters, consisting of three main parts: Vorontsovskaya, Kabania and Labyrinth. All of them are interconnected by narrow passages filled with water. There are many mineral springs, underground rivers and lakes in the caves. In some of the halls you will see extraordinary ceilings with stalactites, waterfalls, unpretentious heaps of boulders, water pits and carbonate drips. Arriving on vacation in Sochi, immediately go to the most unique place - Krasnaya Polyana. The road to this amazing place amazes with its picturesque views. By cable car, you can climb to a height of more than two thousand meters and admire the panorama of the Main Caucasian ridge. You will surely get a lot of breathtaking emotions. Do not forget to take warm clothes with you, in the mountains it can be cool and windy even in hot summers.In the Sochi Dolphinarium you will have an unforgettable meeting with sea intellectuals, amazing creatures. All year round, colorful performances with the participation of white polar whales, Black Sea dolphins, fur seals and lions are held here. Marine animals easily make contact with people, sing, dance, draw, perform incredible jumps and a variety of tricks. After the program, you can take a photo with the artists as a keepsake and buy souvenirs as a gift.