Sochi and Caucasus region tours

Trip to FORMULA 1 2018 VTB RUSSIAN GRAND PRIX

Tour Description (pdf)
27th – 30th September 2018
Days: 4 days/3 nights
Start: Sochi
Finish: Sochi

Overview:

FORMULA 1 is a legendary world circuit racing championship, the most highly anticipated and prestigious motorsport event. FORMULA 1 combines innovative technologies with incredible speed, competitive spirit and strong historical traditions.
We invite you to visit Sochi and be inspired by the speed of racing cars, beauty of the seacoast, Caucasus Mountains and hospitality of locals.

Itinerary
(All activities are included, except where marked as Optional, all times are local times)

27th September

Arrival day.
Transfer to the hotel. City tour in Sochi and Imeretinskaya valley. Trip to Akhun Mountain (the best panoramic view point in Sochi). Lunch (Caucasus cuisine).
Afterwards you may go for a pit lane walk and FORMULA 1 drivers’ autograph session.
Free time for a nice walk along Baumana and Petersburg’s pedestrian streets. They are especially atmospheric in the evening, with numerous street musicians and open-air cafes.

28th September

After breakfast we invite you to watch the first practice session to choose your favorites of the race. Free time for the Fun-zone visit, other activities in Olympic Park and lunch. 14.00 Our guide will meet you to have a trip to the Caucasus Mountains at Skypark over picturesque Akhshtyr Gorge. There is one of the world’s longest suspension bridges constructed by a company of AJ Hackett. Its length is 439 meters. Walk across the bridge will bring a lot of emotions for each guest of the park: from agitation to delight.
If you want to have an extreme experience – book one of the great attractions of the park: catch the feeling of flight with Bungee jumping, try the highest Swings in the world, a Zipline or a Megatrolle with a breathtaking speed from 70 up to 120 km per hour.
The entrance ticket to the park is included; all extra attractions can be booked in advance.
Lunch (Russian cuisine). On the way back to the city we will stop at the famous local apiary to try honey.

29th September

Sochi is a popular Russian resort, offering lots of types of entertainment. You may choose one of two guided programs or spend your free time to visit some interesting places like the Arboretum or watch a show in the Dolphinarium.
The beauty of Caucasus Mountains. It is a half day trip to Krasnya Polyana and a mountain resort Rosa Khutor with a nice walk and a trip to Rosa Peak (2320 m above sea level) or other top of Krasnaya Polyana. Lunch is included (Caucasus cuisine).
You may also visit the ethnographical park «My Russia» if you are interested in traditional culture of different nations living in Russia.

30th September

Breakfast and free time till the Race.
14.10 Formula 1 Race in Olympic Park. The competition will offer an opportunity to see the best race-drivers in the world, technically perfect FORMULA 1 cars maneuvering in the sharp corners of Sochi Autodrom and thrilling racing battles!
Transfer to the airport, departure.
The program can be changed according to your request.

Price 

Number of people 2 4 6
Price per person
EUR
On request On request On request

Included

3 nights at central located hotels 3* (Barhatnie Seasons or similar)
Airport-hotel-airport transfers
Guided tours and entrance fees according the tour
Meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches in local restaurants
Emergency line support during the trip

Not included

Tickets to to FORMULA 1 Grand Prix (different categories)
Cable car ticket in Krasnaya Polyana
Entrance ticket to Akhun tower and to «My Russia» park
Visa support issues
International flights
Personal travel insurance

Included activities:

  • Tour to the Olympic park
  • The beauty of Caucasus Mountains tour
  • Sochi city tour