Russia – Krasnodar Krai (Sochi, Novorossiysk, Armavir, Anapa)

VISITED BY: 1922 NOMADS
What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Western Caucasus
 Tentative WHS
  • Western Caucasus (re-nomination) (04/06/2014)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Stalin's Dacha (Zelenaya Roscha)
 Borders
  • Georgia Abkhazia-Russia
  • Georgia-Russia
  • Russia in Europe (sea border/port/Caspian)
 XL
  • Taman Peninsula (Krasnodar Krai West)
 European Cities
  • Armavir
  • Krasnodar
  • Novorossiysk
  • Sochi
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Krasnodar
  • Sochi
 Airports
  • Anapa (AAQ)
  • Gelendzhik (GDZ)
  • Krasnodar (KRR)
  • Sochi (AER)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Krasnodar Trams
  • North Caucasus Railway Experience
 Museums
  • Anapa: Archaeological Museum
  • Krasnodar: Krasnodar State Historical and Archaeological Memorial Museum
  • Krasnodar: Museum of military technologies Oruzhie Pobedy
  • Novorossiysk: Museum of the Cement Industry
  • Sochi: Museum of USSR History (Stalin's Summer Residence)
  • Sochi: Sochi Art Museum
 Modern Architecture Buildings
  • Sochi: Iceberg Skating Palace
 World of Nature
  • Caucasus Reserve
 Festivals
  • Sochi: Vivat Russia!
 Experiences
  • Drink kvas
  • Drink vodka with locals
  • Experience (at least) a night on a train
  • Play/hear balalaika
  • Sauna (plus swim in lake/river!)
  • Taste Pelmeni
  • Taste Pirog
  • Taste Pirozhki
  • Wear an ushanka
 Zoos
  • Gelendzhik: Safari Park
 Botanical Gardens
  • Sochi: Arboretum Botanical Garden Dendrariy
 Aquariums
  • Sochi: Sochi Discovery World Aquarium
 Theme Parks
  • Sochi: Sochi Park
 Lighthouses
  • Anapa: Anapa Lighthouse
  • Utrish island: Utrish Lighthouse
 Beaches
  • Sochi: Riviera Beach
 Waterfalls
  • 33 Waterfalls
  • Polikarya
 Caves
  • Akhshtyrskaya Cave
  • Vorontsovka Caves
 Ski Resorts
  • Rosa Khutor
 Markets
  • Sochi: Bazar Market
 Pedestrian Bridges
  • Sochi: Skypark Bridge
 Maritime/Ship Museums
  • Novorossiysk: Mikhail Kutuzov Cruiser
 Vehicle Museums
  • Sochi: Sochi Auto Museum
2019.05.31 Krasnodar (Russia) 31 May
2019.06.09 Sochi (Russia) 09 June
Krasnaya Polyana
Sochi
Сочи
Krasnodar stadium
Novorossiysk, Russia, Jun 2015
Russia, Sochi, Adler, Olympic Village