Resort Park Riviera - the most popular parkentertainment in Sochi. It was founded by an entrepreneur and an honorary citizen of the city, Vasily Khludov in 1898 in the city center, on the right bank of the river Sochi. In Soviet times, the park was a place of meetings and walks for holidaymakers. Nowadays, the park has been declared an object of historical and cultural heritage of Sochi and a landscape-architectural monument of regional significance. Its area is about 15 hectares. Now in the park you can see a huge number of attractions, there is also a sports town, a karting track, a library, an exhibition hall, a cinema, an aquarium, dolphinarium, night club.
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Park Riviera in Sochi
At the second most important concert venuecity, in the Green Theater Park, concerts, shows and entertainment programs. This is an open-air hall located in the center of the park. The theater was built in 1959 and is designed for 1600 visitors. Next to the Green Theater is the Avenue of Stars, built in honor of the 100th anniversary of the park. Thuis of this alley were planted by pop stars and singers.
Since Soviet times, the park is decorated with smallsculptures and sculptural compositions. For example, “Fallow deer with a baby”, created in the 1930s, “Fairy of Flowers”, “Leopard” and “Lion”. In the early 1960s, a pond appeared in the park, repeating the shape of the Black Sea. In the center of the reservoir is set the sculpture "Herons". The modern sculptures of the park include "Crow and Fox", bench "Beavers", "Thumbelina", "Dachshund", "Shop of lovers". There are several fountains in the park. The largest is located on the Central Avenue, next to the "Bench of Reconciliation." Another well-known fountain "Stone Flower" can be seen in the drinking room with mineral water "Plastunskaya".
In addition to park details, such as Benchreconciliation or fountain of love, a large number of exotic plants, shrubs, flowers are planted on the territory. Here you can see cedars, larches, magnolias, fan palms - more than 240 species, including several dozens of rare ones. Lush beds of roses, sakura, magnolia Avenue astronauts and Glade of friendship, gazebos and benches make the park alive, shady and pleasant for walking.
However, Riviera Park is visited mainly forattractions, because as a place for walking it is suitable for a stretch. In the season so there is no crowded. It is better to walk in the city squares, like Tsvetnoy Boulevard, along the embankment of the river and the sea.
Riviera Park in the evening
Riviera Park by day
Information to visit
Entrance to the park is free. For rides, for the entrance to the aquarium, etc., you need to pay. Below are some prices per visit. The rest can be viewed on the official website or on the spot.
Opening hours from 11 to 20 hours. In case of bad weather, some attractions may be closed.
Official site - http://www.park-riviera.ru/
Park Riviera on the map of Sochi
Getting to Riviera Park is not at all difficult. It is located in the very center of Sochi, near the sea (near the seaport) and the embankment of the river. For cars there is a paid parking, the cost is 100 rubles for the first hour, 50 rubles for the second and further, or 300 rubles / day. The point on the map is just where the parking is.
The most popular and famous park of Sochi, withlots of attractions and entertainment for children and adults, well-groomed paths. There are a lot of greenery: southern trees, shrubs and flowers. As in all such places, there are rows of cafes, souvenirs, shops. Point worth about parking.
The most popular and famous park of Sochi, withlots of attractions and entertainment for children and adults, well-groomed paths. There are a lot of greenery: southern trees, shrubs and flowers. As in all such places, there are rows of cafes, souvenirs, shops. Point worth about parking. More details.