During the trip, you will take a look at Abkhazia from the best angles: get acquainted with the monuments and history of two resort towns, Gagra and Pitsunda; in New Athos, you will explore the main shrines of the region and touch the era of the spread of Christianity in the Caucasus. Also visit the legendary waterfalls, magical lakes Ritsu and Goluboe and appreciate the impressive Jupshara Canyon. Individual excursion for 1–4 people Duration 12 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car Rating 4.95 from 43 reviews RUB 9000 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Resort Abkhazia The first stop is at Gagra, where you take a look at the surroundings from the observation deck, learn the history of the opening of the resort at the famous restaurant Gagripsh, and also inspect one of the symbols of the city, Gagra Colonnade, where we recall shots of famous Soviet films, and walk along Seaside Park… A little later in the program - fragrant and evergreen Pitsundawhere you can swim in the clear sea, sunbathe and admire the coastal beauty of the Abkhaz nature
Shrines of the region You will also visit one of the most important Orthodox sites in Europe - New Athos monastery… On the territory of the complex, you will hear the legends about the Holy Apostle Simon the Canonite and the history of the spread of Christianity in the land of modern Abkhazia. Learn how the magnificent 19th century architectural monument was created, appreciate the mountain and sea panoramas and explore the legendary New Athos caves, where a special train will take you through the tunnel
Natural brands "land of the soul" It is impossible to imagine business cards of Abkhazia without a beauty Ritz - an alpine lake that has made millions of people fall in love with itself. On the way to it, you will encounter noisy mountain rivers, an abundance of vegetation and beautiful snow-capped mountain peaks. Visit three famous waterfalls - Maiden tears, Men's tears and Lactic… We will pay special attention To the blue lake with crystal water of magical shades. And in conclusion, let's stop at Yupshar canyon, better known as the Stone Bag.
- Transfer from Sochi is included in the price, transfer from Krasnaya Polyana is paid additionally (1500 rubles)
- An environmental fee is paid separately - 350 rubles per person and a visit to the New Athos caves - 500 rubles per person. The New Athos Caves are open on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
The tour starts at your hotel. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.