Family weekend: mountains, huskies and a bit of extreme – Day 1: Cableway

Today you will spend almost all day in the mountain tourist center. Take a ride on the cable car, which will take you directly to the Insta Park, where about 100 huge topiary figures are collected. At 1500 meters above sea level, you'll have an unforgettable vacation at the Husky Center. You'll spend your first day at Rosa Khutor Resort.
Family weekend: mountains, huskies and a bit of extreme
Travel distance by car: 105 km.Travel distance on foot: 0 km.Visiting: Estosadok, Sochi, Rosa Khutor Alpine Resort. Valley, Krasnaya Polyana

Trip duration: 2 days



Смотровая площадка

Scenic Lookouts

This short two-day trip starts with panoramic views of the Mzymta River Valley. Here you can take beautiful pictures for memory and just enjoy the nature of this region. Perhaps experienced travelers views will not be delighted, but if this is your first time in Sochi, be sure to make a stop here. You will not regret it.

Нижняя станция канатных дорог ГТЦ ОАО «Газпром»

Cable Cars

Today you will have an unforgettable adventure on the Laura ropeway. Leave the car in the parking lot and go ahead for a good mood! The first thing you need to do is find the Laura ropeway that will take you to the Psejaco mountain shelter. You can get acquainted with the ropeway tariffs at [link]( It is better to take hiking on routes A1 and A2.

Горный приют "Псехако" | Psekhako

Apres Ski Bars

The mountain shelter "Psekhako" is located at an altitude of 1440 meters. There are souvenir shops and restaurants in the area, where you can visit in case you are frozen or hungry. You can have a snack at Zelenaya Polyana Park, where the best restobar of Zharim&Parim Resort is located. From the Psekhako Shelter, take a stroll to the specialized mining and off-road vehicles exhibition, where the best examples of snow generators, ratchets, snowmakers, cross-country vehicles and snowmobiles are collected. Afterwards you will reach the Green Glade Insta Park, where about 100 huge topiary figures are collected: fabulous, fantasy characters and even endemics. Pleasant impressions and cool photos are provided!

Cableway A2 (Канатная дорога A2)

Cable Cars

Then take the cable car A2 to the Fir Shelter station, located at an altitude of 1660 meters. There is an observation deck with unreal view of the mountains.

Пихтовая поляна


From here, you have to get to Husky Park. Choose the most suitable option for you: rodeley, walk, rat race or snowmobile. If you are an adventurer and extreme, try to roll down to "Husky Park" in the attraction Rodelban - a real mixture of roller coasters and bobsled! The route starts at the Fir Shelter and ends at Husky Park. The length is a little over a kilometer, the descent time is 5 minutes and the speed is 40 km/h.

Flamingo Hotel

Khaski Park

A couple of hours of unbridled fun and relaxation awaits you at an altitude of 1,500 metres above sea level. The park is home to 24 charming Siberian Huskies. The peculiarity of this breed is that they have no aggression towards people and developed a special love for children. Here you can not only cuddle with these cute animals, you will have a unique opportunity to take a dog sled ride. Under favourable conditions a dog sled can reach speeds of up to 50 km/h. After the Husky Park, head down to the car on the A2 or A1 cable cars.

Rosa Square (Площадь Роза)


After such a cheerful extreme, it's time to take a breath and relax a little. Rose Square is a great place for evening relaxation. Here you can take leisurely walks and enjoy the special atmosphere of this place.

Чё? Харчо!

Caucasian Restaurants

You can spend the evening at the cozy family restaurant "What? Harcho!" In the menu you will find the best dishes of the Black Sea cuisine, homemade delicious and colorful. For the main visitors of the restaurant there is a children's corner, where you won't get bored.

Flamingo Hotel

After a day outdoors, the only thing you want to do is go to bed. So it's time to go to the hotel and get a good night's sleep before tomorrow, no less busy day.