The city hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics
City length along the sea coast
146km
Average number of rainy days in June
1
Number of tourists in 2016
6.5 million
Sochi, often referred to as the Russian Riviera and the Black Sea Pearl, is one of the country’s largest resorts. After a major renovation and construction overhaul that prepared the city for the Winter Olympics in 2014 Sochi emerged as a newly modernized city with extensive infrastructure and dozens of new hotels. The city is an exciting mix of many different cultures and traditions.