The excitement of encountering a thrilling and adrenaline filled football match can never be replaced. But what you can have an additional attraction is a beautiful tourist destination. Sochi is the city awing and causing wonder among World Cup fans who are enjoying under the blue skies, chilling on the beaches and get the chance to view the most spectacular sports event in the world.
A variety of tourist entertainment and leisure activities have been arranged for the tourist a cost of $50 billion. The beach bars of a town close to the stadium called Adler forms the favorite activities of the fans or you can also take a hike up the mountains. Sports bettors on Betway have definitely given the World Cup place a thumbs up!
The innovations of the Stadium
Portugal and Spain compete against each other in Sochi on June 15. The city also hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics and counts as one of the top tourist destinations in Russia. The 48,000-seat Fisht Stadium was created to organize the luxurious opening and closing ceremony in 2014. In due course the doping incidents the Russian team opened the inauguration ceremony with a song called "Not Gonna Get Us."
The stadium didn’t get many reservations after the incident apart from rare Russian Cup final and friendly matches. Even FC Sochi, the local club team disassociated from the league by the end of 2016 to 2017 season. The management is hoping to develop a alternative team so that the stadium remains active.
What you need to Know
If you are a diehard fan, you are entitled to get a free train ticket. But that won’t reduce the traveling time to Sochi which takes more than 30 hours changing many transportation from Moscow. You have to go htrough long train journeys which are a tradition of Russia. It can be a good way to get up and close with the locals but with the threats of missing the games.
What can you Do
If you are taking a flight, you need to travel another 24 kilometers to reach the city of Sochi. You won’t find any dearth of hotels around the stadium area and the Adler area is perfect for exotic beaches, bars and cafes. You can spend a whole day just by soaking in the sun. However, do note that hotel room rents can get expensive so it is advisable to book early.
The hike in the Caucasus Mountains above Sochi is another popular tourist activity. It is even famous fort skiing in winter.
You can even enjoy doping themed cocktails at a bar in the Olympic doping schemeat the the laboratory at the center at Russia.
You can watch six matches in Sochi during the World Cup 2018 with the first game being Spain and Portugal. Belgium and Panaman will fight it out on June 18 and Germany will take on Sweden on June 23. So whether for the games or natural beauty, Sochi is a must place to visit.Read Full Story