No one hour spent in the saddle can be considered a lost hour. Winston Churchill. Routes officially approved by the Sochi National Park. Horseback riding and excursions, horseback riding in Sochi: in the vicinity of Dagomys, Uch-Dere, Loo, Solokh-Aula.
What to expect
Horse walk: "Baranovskoe lake"
Duration 1 - 1.5 hours
The route passes along tea plantations, mountain slopes, next to the river. Your view will open magnificent panoramic views of Sochi and its environs (Dagomys, Uch-Dere, Loo). Riding a horse will bring a lot of impressions and positive emotions. The route is available for adults and children. Going to it, you will pass along the relic forests, the fords of mountain rivers, tea plantations, visit the beautiful Baranovskoe lake. Here, at your request, you can make a short respite, swim or drink soft drinks and tea in the cafeteria on the beach. These places are amazingly picturesque. You definitely want to come back here again!
Horseback excursion to Baranovsky waterfalls
Duration 2 - 2.5 hours
On horseback, the way through the hazelnut orchards, relic forests and the ford of the Eastern Dagomys River to the amazingly beautiful Baranovski waterfalls takes about an hour. Here you will definitely want to swim, enjoy the coolness of the mountain watercourses. The way back you will overcome rested and updated.
Horseback excursion to the Boxwood Falls
Duration 6 hours
On this horse route you can enjoy horseback riding in the relic forests. Waterfalls are located in the amazingly beautiful gorge of the Eastern Dagomys River, above the village of Baranovka, in the evergreen boxwood and other relict plants. A cascade of waterfalls and watercourses, from tiny to high, reaching several meters in height, overflowing streams of sparkling water in the sun.
Horse tour to the "Tea Houses"
Duration 4,5 hours
A fascinating horse trail through the mountains to the Tea houses: scenic views along the way, natural and historical sights. If desired, you can order dinner with tea drinking and tasting honey.
This place has already been appreciated not only by tourists, but also by the first people of the states: Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor. Here, sitting on the verandas of tea houses, admiring the landscapes of mountain landscapes, you can taste tea in the best traditions of Russian tea: with all sorts of delicacies - southern honey, jam, ruddy pancakes and pies.
On horses to the Black Sea
Duration 6-7 hours
What could be more beautiful than riding a horse through amazing places, admiring the magnificent unique natural landscapes of Sochi National Park, and then descend to the foot of the mountains, on the coast, and take a dip in the warm, tender sea? After all, this is a holiday in harmony with nature! A fascinating horse trail through the mountains to the sea, with tea tasting along the way (visiting the popular "Tea Houses"). Rest and bathing with horses on a secluded sea beach.
This route is designed for riders who have experience in riding and good physical training.
On horses in the "Witch Gulch".
Duration 4-4.30 hours
The path from Dagomys in the "Witch Gulch" on a horse takes about 2 hours. This secluded place, lost in the mountains in the Loo region, is surrounded by lush subtropical vegetation. The very name speaks of the fabulous and mysterious nature of this part of the country, not trampled by hiking trails, but very beloved by the tourists who have been here. In the hot summer heat, you can hide from the scorching sun and feel the amazing subtropical microclimate. Unforgettable pleasure will give a bath in the waterfalls of the waterfalls. • It is possible to organize a picnic. Overnight in the houses in the hostel. This route is intended for riders who have experience in riding and good physical training
Horseback excursion "Orehovsky waterfall".
Duration 5.30 - 7 hours
The horse route to the Orekhovo waterfall in Sochi is very suitable for those who do not like to sit in one place.
The waterfall is located 14 km from Sochi, near the village of Plastunka, where the Bezumenka River flows into the Sochi River. The waterfall takes its name from the nearby village of Orekhovka, next to which is a large nut grove. Orekhovo waterfall forms two cascades about 27 meters high, is one of the highest and most impressive waterfalls in the entire Sochi National Park. It is a monument of nature of national importance. The waterfall is spectacular and full-bodied at any time of the year.
On horseback in the "Deep Gulch" tract.
Duration 5.30 - 7 hours
A long and full of impressions horse route runs along relict thickets. In the picturesque tract Deep bay - a cafe in the nature, minizoo.
This route is intended for riders who have experience in riding and good physical training
Horseback excursion "To the ruins of the Lohos Byzantine temple"
Duration 5.30 - 6.30 hours
The Loo Temple is located on the top of a mountain (308 m) 1.5 km from the Black Sea coast. Presumably, this cult structure was erected in the XI-XII centuries. It was first described in the second half of the 19th century. and early twentieth century. Initially, he was given the name: "The ruins of the Genoese church of the IV century on the estate of Count Sheremetyev."