Discover Olympic Sochi and Enjoy Scenic Mountainous Views

Duration: 8 hours
Destination: Russia, Southern District, Sochi
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  • 8 hours
  • Sochi
  • E-Voucher
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  • Cancellable

Overview

Take a guided tour of Sochi and see why it is one of the most visited resorts in Russia. Learn the history and some interesting facts about the Olympics whilst taking in the breathtaking mountainous views. Today the entire world hails the city of Sochi as the capital of the XXII Winter Olympics and XI Paralympic Games in 2014. While vacationing in Sochi, do not miss the opportunity to learn more about the city as the capital of the Olympics - we are glad to offer you the most relevant tour of modern Sochi.

The territory of the Olympics is divided geographically into two parts: the Coastal (Olympic Park) and the Mountain (Krasnaya Polyana) clusters. The Sochi Olympics is regarded as the most geographically circumscribed in the history of the Winter Olympic Games and as a symbol of contemporary Russia. All sports venues both near the sea and in the mountains were built from scratch in 6 years period and made Sochi all year round resort.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Krasnaya Polyana Mountain Cluster, Sochi Russia

Meet your guide at the hotel and start your tour to enjoy spectacular views of the seaside and mountainous areas of Sochi as well as discover the heritage of the XXII Olympics in Sochi!

First, start your way to the Mountain cluster - go to the mountain peaks in the direction of Krasnaya Polyana. Depending on where you accommodate the road can take about 1-1,5 hours. Your tour will take a picturesque path along the valley of the mountain river Mzymta, the longest and deepest river in Russia that flows into the Black Sea. On the way you will enjoy unforgettable views of mountain gorges and lush green landscapes.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Rosa Khutor Ski Resort, Olimpiyskaya St., 35, Esto-Sadok, Sochi 354392 Russia

Explore one of the most popular ski resorts of Krasnaya Polyana - Rosa Khutor.

The Rosa Khutor Alpine Resort is an alpine ski resort in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, located at the Aibga Ridge of the Western Caucasus along the Roza Khutor plateau near Krasnaya Polyana. Constructed from 2003 to 2011, it hosted the alpine skiing events for the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, based in nearby Sochi. The resort is 50 kilometers (30 mi) east of the Black Sea at Sochi; the majority of the slopes at Rosa Khutor face northeast, with the backside slopes facing southwest.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Roza Pik, Esto-Sadok, Sochi Russia

You will have enough time to stroll through the Rosa Khutor streets, as well as climb the Olympia cable car straight to the Rosa Plateau observation deck, which offers a wonderful view of the entire resort. Take a unique chance to get to the height of 2320 m to Rosa Peak (alpine zone) - one of the highest viewpoints in the mountains with a unique 360-degree panoramic view (weather permitting).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Olimpiyskiy Park, Imeritinskaya Valley, Sochi Russia

After that make your way to the Coastal cluster and see the famous Olympic Park of Sochi. Whilst here you will learn interesting details of the construction of the Olympic facilities such as the Fisht Stadium and Iceberg Skating Palace. Learn some secrets about the opening ceremony of the XXII Olympic Winter Games before finishing your day with a light and music show - the Bowl of the Olympic Flame (upon availability).

At the end of the day enjoy a transfer back to the hotel.

Duration: 2 hours

Inclusions
  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Driver’s services as per the program (Comfortable car/minivan with A/C)
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Any entrance fees
  • Cable car tickets to Rosa Plateau observation deck (around 20 USD per person)
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Suitable for everyone
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • There are some factors that might affect the tour duration. Weather conditions in the mountains may affect the program of the tour. In case it's very windy the cable car will not take any passengers, or thick clouds can hide the view.
  • Some special events in the Olympic Park can also be the reason to change the time of the Water & Light show. Anyway, it will be possible to make some amendments on the spot with the guide.
  • Additional charge for transportation may apply if you are accommodated in Adler city or Krasnaya Polyana. Please advise on your place of stay right after booking.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
You will be picked up from any hotel of Sochi.


Departure Time

12:00 PM


Return Details

The end of the tour from your hotel

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

8 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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