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Reviewed 15 September 2019 via mobile

Evidently the tower was hit by lightning, recently, and cracks appeared so you cannot go up the tower. If you paid to go on a trip to get there you will be disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Andy B
Reviewed 5 June 2019

Heard a lot about the Akhun Observation Tower, and it was decided to go there. Was a bit dissapointed with the view. All you can see is the sea and trees, the beautiful Sochi didnt look that beautiful from the top. I think it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 24 May 2019

One of the nicest places of Sochi. THe view is so beautiful. It is not so hard to reach but better to take a car or a taxi.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 March 2019 via mobile

Nice journey on cable car ending with perfect views over Sochi and surrounding area. Not doable friendly and their is a lot of steps.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

It cost 100 to get up but you get a great view and there's also the possibility to taste some vine at a reasonable price.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

A beautiful mountain siding narrow road leads to this touristic site offering fantastic 360’ views from the tower. It is a good way to either start your trip or end it since you get an overall perspective on Sochi’s area and its geographical unique situation...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

We took a ride up to the tower parking. The ride itself up the mountain is nice with great views. From the parking you walk through a 'street' with many souvenir shops and eating places. At the tower itself there are many steps to get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

This was a great place to see the coast, all the way from Adler to Sochi. The whole view was incredible. The mountains were clear and it was impressive. The way to the area is pretty easy to find via google. The street goes right...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank BirgM
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Viewing point with interesting history. long and winding road up the mountain leads you to this point. Well worth a visit for the fantastic views.

Date of experience: June 2018
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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

Date of experience: September 2017
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akshitaa2018
25 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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