The Observation Tower on Akhun Mountain, Khosta

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Observation Deck Landmark
Enjoy views of the city, seacoast, and snow-capped mountains from the top of The Observation Tower on Akhun Mountain. The Romanesque-like tower was built in 1936. Standing 30 m (98 ft), it can be seen from the center of Sochi. On the way up, look for a carved wooden sculpture of animals topped with a stork nest. If you're hungry after the climb, head to the nearby restaurant, which is decorated with stained-glass windows and offers local delicacies. To visit The Observation Tower on Akhun Mountain on your holiday in Khosta, and find out what else Khosta has to offer, use our Khosta itinerary builder.
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  • When you arrive to any city, the first thing you want (after a nice shower and lunch) to see the sightseeings - to explore attractions. Usually these are the symbols of the city. The Observation Tower...  more »
  • we went there on our trip to Sochi when we stayed at the Hyatt and were recommended the place for excursion. Great visit with amazing views over the Region. Can only recommend!  more »
  • the beauty of the nature combined the building was magical. it had such a strange view when it was foggy  more »