Get ready to discover the secrets of Sochi's forgotten places hidden among green palms and Olympic legacy. Our program includes the abandoned Ordzhonikidze sanatorium and the restaurant on Mount Akhun, Stalin's dacha and the Kvitko castle. Here you will hear about Sochi's past and take atmospheric photos. Group excursion Duration 8 hours Group size up to 35 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By bus Rating 4.5 on 22 reviews 1200 rub. 1080 RUB per person 10%Discount when ordering before March 28
What awaits you
Empty palace-sanatorium Ordzhonikidze Your journey through time will begin with an abandoned sanatorium from Stalin's times. A riot of greenery, tall trees and walls covered with ivy - here you will feel yourself in a mini-tropics. In addition to the guided walk, you will have free time for photos. Wide staircases, a facade with an abundance of stucco moldings and the famous Dancing Bacchantes fountain will be a wonderful backdrop for pictures
Stalin's dacha Next we will go to Green Grove to visit the personal residence of the leader. Today it has been turned into a museum, where almost everything has not changed since the last visit of Joseph Stalin. If you wish, you can visit the house itself and learn its history
Lunch, tasting and Mount Akhun After lunch with dishes of the Black Sea cuisine and tasting of honey and wine, the path will continue to Mount Akhun. There you will find the Peak 701 amusement park, where you can enjoy its entertainment at will: a Ferris wheel, a rope park, a museum of microminiatures, a husky center and a deer farm. Not far from the observation deck, we will approach an abandoned restaurant - a magnificent building with columns, an arch and terraces. The once high-profile and luxurious establishment closed for unknown reasons, and today it is surrounded by rumors and secrets
Destroyed dacha of Colonel Andrey Kvitko The end of the excursion will be the mysterious summer residence of the colonel of the gendarmerie. Built in the likeness of a European castle, it was the epicenter of the life of politicians, a labor colony for minors, a sanatorium for NKVD officers and a military hospital. This place has many legends and its own atmosphere, which you will feel thanks to the interactive format of your visit.
How the excursion goes
- We will pick you up at your place of residence from 12:00 to 13:00
- We transport our guests on new comfortable buses with large panoramic windows, each seat has climate control. The stops take at least 30 minutes.
- The excursion for you will be led by me or another guide from our team
What is included in the price and what is not
- Transfer, insurance, honey and wine tastings included
- Additionally paid (optional): - entrance to Stalin's dacha (350 rubles); Millennium Crossroads (200 rubles) - lunch in a cafe - Ferris Wheel (200 rubles), Rope Park (250 rubles), Museum of Microminiatures (100 rubles), Husky Center (300 rubles) and Deer Farm (350 rubles)
The tour starts at your hotel or the nearest public transport stop. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.