Coat of arms

Sochi

Sochi is Russia's most famous sub-tropical resort on the Black Sea as well as being the venue of the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Sochi


Basic facts
Name in Russian
Сочи
Status
Resort-city municipality in the Krasnodar Territory
Location
On the Black Sea and the River Sochi
Distance
300km south-east of Krasnodar, 1,630km south of Moscow
Time Zone
Moscow Time
Population
399,673 people (2014)
Founded
1838
Official Website
http://sochiadm.ru/