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The Observation Tower on Akhun Mountain

Akhun Mountain, Khosta, Sochi 354056, Russia
+7 862 269-54-57
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This was one of the stops on a local bus tour. To get to the tower one has to walk through a... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2017
ShilohinBC
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Lower Mainland, BC
Great View of Adler and Sochi

Nice stop to see the Black see coast and surrounding mountains. Great for pictures. If you like... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
Ken D
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Akhun Mountain, Khosta, Sochi 354056, Russia
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

This was one of the stops on a local bus tour. To get to the tower one has to walk through a street of "entrapment" souvenir shops. There are many steps to get to the top up narrow winding stone steps. Great views of the...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Nice stop to see the Black see coast and surrounding mountains. Great for pictures. If you like strong, rich coffee like Turkish coffee, try their traditional coffee at their little shop and you won't be disappointed.

Thank Ken D
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

he Observation Tower on Akhun Mountain is located in a long way from the main road to get up .it''s a perfect combination between the nature and the building . it looks nice with the foggy too. you can see the Black Sea and banks...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

When you arrive to any city, the first thing you want (after a nice shower and lunch) to see the sightseeings - to explore attractions. Usually these are the symbols of the city. The Observation Tower is exactly such a symbol! The admisson fee is...More

Thank Павел М
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

we went there on our trip to Sochi when we stayed at the Hyatt and were recommended the place for excursion. Great visit with amazing views over the Region. Can only recommend!

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

the beauty of the nature combined the building was magical. it had such a strange view when it was foggy

Thank Ramak M
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Just a tower with a good view from the top. Like an observation area. Lots of souvenirs around. Nothing very special.

Thank MarinaKosmakova
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

The observation tower is situated on the hill and it has excellent view to all sides from the top of the tower

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely place went there with my friends and we loved the view so much. So breath talking. And it was very cheap to climb up to the observation tower. all we paid was 100 rubles

Thank Chizi o
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

This place is located in a long way from the main road, the narrow route ends to this ancient place. by reaching to the gate, you can climb the stairs and reach to the highest part of the castle. the view is fantastic. you can...More

Thank A. N
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Akshita A
26 January 2018|
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Response from Natalya1061 | Reviewed this property |
Пешком только с утра, на машине по дороге, думаю, можно и вечером, но это не для меня
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pulasthi s
13 January 2017|
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Response from MarinaKosmakova | Reviewed this property |
Don't know about local buses, but excursion buses and taxi are rather cheap to take.
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