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In the wake of the history of the Russian Riviera.

In the wake of the history of the Russian Riviera.
Starts from

Sochi

Duration

2 Days

Transportation

By Car

Length

205 km

Hotels

1

Guidance

Self-Guided

Categories

History and Culture
This trip is for you if you want to go deeper into the history of Sochi and learn more about historical personalities who loved to spend time here. During the weekend you will see the region from a very different perspective, visit places unusual for tourists and discover many new things. On the route you will see not only museums, but also natural attractions, which keep many secrets.
In a small village Akhshtyr there are two interesting places at once: Akhshtyrsky temple of XI-XIII centuries and Akhshtyrsky cave, where several epochs ancient people lived, as evidenced by the preserved rock drawings and archaeological finds. And on Krasnaya Polyana, visit the House-Museum of Estonian Literature Classics A.H. Tammsaare and Krasnopolyanskie dolmens. This is just a small part of what awaits you on this small journey.
Book hotels along the route with cachebacks up to 10%. At the end of the route you will find a special offer for Mastercard holders!
Mastercard Routes
Mastercard Routes
  • To visit Stalin's summer house.
  • Walk through Akhshtyrska cave.
  • Walk along the canyon of Psakho.
  • To see the Trinity-St. George's Monastery.
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Stalin's dacha and mysteries of Akhshtyrska cave
Day 1125 km

Stalin's dacha and mysteries of Akhshtyrska cave

What is the Black Sea coast all about? Deep in the mountains of Khostinsky district is hidden Stalin's favorite summer cottage, where he met with very reputable people and where he simply came to rest. And on the way to Krasnaya Polyana there are two more curious places: a Byzantine temple and a parking lot for ancient people.
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Krasnopolyansk Dolmens, Estonian Classics Museum, Monastery and Psakho Canyon
Day 280 km

Krasnopolyansk Dolmens, Estonian Classics Museum, Monastery and Psakho Canyon

The final day of the trip, but no less cognitive and interesting. Today you will learn more about life in the Estonian community and visit the main attraction of Krasnaya Polyana. Approaching Adler, you will turn to another picturesque place of Sochi - Psakho Canyon.
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