Abkhazia attracts tourists by the riot of beautiful nature, the warm subtropical sea and the clean coast of the Black Sea. It has a special color, which can only be appreciated after a rest there.
At the same time, it is quite easy to get to the territory of this republic, because only a valid passport is needed for this.
Documents required for entry into Abkhazia
Citizens of the Russian Federation, Tajikistan,Ukraine and other countries of the former CIS to enter the territory of Abkhazia does not require a visa. Citizens of the Russian Federation over 18 years on the border can present a valid Russian or foreign passport.
Children under the age of 14 can cross the border byThe active passports of the parents with whom they travel. In the case of accompanying a child with only one parent, he must have a notarized authorization to leave the second parent. If he travels to Abkhazia with third parties, the child must carry a birth certificate with an insert on citizenship and also a notarized travel authorization from both his parents or guardians. Otherwise, he will not be allowed to cross the border.
Citizens of the countries of the former CIS to enterThe territory of Abkhazia must be presented at the border with a valid international passport. For children with whom they travel, they must also be issued a passport and permission to leave the parent who is not near when crossing the border.
What to visit in Abkhazia
Abkhazia attracts tourists by beach rest onThe Black Sea coast, which is much cleaner in this place than on the coast of the Krasnodar Territory. You can buy and sunbathe from the beginning of May until the middle of October on the beaches of Gagra, Pitsunda and Novy Afon. For tourists there work hotels and rent apartments in the private sector.
There you can go on your ownExcursion and visit nearby attractions. In Gagra, for example, it is worth going to a large park with exotic plants and stroll through Old Gagra. In Novy Afon you can take an excursion to the caves, climb a mountain in Novo-Athos man's monastery or take a walk along the local park in the greenery with small waterfalls.
Special attention should be paid to Lake Ritsa,Located to the east of the Gagra mountain range and surrounded on three sides by mountains. Without exaggeration, we can say that this is one of the most beautiful and picturesque places in Abkhazia. There you can take a boat with an escort and plenty to enjoy the azure water and green mountains.
Also in Abkhazia you can visit PitsundaA relict grove with a length of 7 km, go to the lake Inkit or go for a drive on the mountains in jeeps. The capital of Sukhum is also interesting, where tourists should visit the Abkhazian State Museum, the Botanical Garden, the monkey nursery or the Abkhazian State Theater.