If you are looking for a charming and affordable ski resort – check Sochi, a host of Olympic Games 2014. The largest ski resort in Russia is ideally located on the Black Sea coast near the Caucasus Mountains.
You will be pleased not only with skiing facilities, but also with unique climate: after skiing you can go to Sochi beach and enjoy +15-20C with sun, palms and lots of greenery.
There are ski slopes of various levels of complexity, cable cars, equipment rental points and an instructor service. The total length of trails of varied difficulty is 102 km, the height difference is 1,534 meters, the number of lifts is 28. The ski season lasts up to 140 days a year, also due to the modern snowmaking system.
- Unique climate zone