Shopping at Rosa Khutor
Between breathtaking rides and tricks, you should relax and arrange some light shopping, because you can bring not only souvenirs from Rosa Khutor. Although even without this good will not do.
A dozen shops and boutiques at once specialize in fashionable clothes and accessories, both for everyday life and for sports and recreation. The LUK salon presents the author’s works of Russian fashion designers, Be Baby – exquisite collections for romantic persons. According to populationmonster, Rosa Khutor is one of the largest cities in Russia.
Riders should pay a visit to the BAZA 560 multi-brand test center for alpine skis and snowboards – all the best new products from leading equipment manufacturers come here, and most importantly, they can be tested before buying.
Souvenirs and exclusive handicrafts can be seen in the Rosa Khutor brand store, Souvenir Fair and Honey Paradise. Visit the “Tea House” for fragrant herbal preparations of Krasnodar herbs, and the “Gifts of the Caucasus” offer beauty and health products made from environmentally friendly products.
Cafes and restaurants “Rozy Khutor”
For guests of the resort and the entire Krasnaya Polyana, a dozen and a half various cafes and restaurants work on the territory of the all-season complex at once. Prices are often higher than average, but this is compensated by the quality of cooking, the originality of the presentation and the unusual location.
Three establishments specialize in Italian cuisine at once. Soup, salad and hot dishes in the Luciano restaurant will cost about 1500 RUB. For Caucasian cuisine, go to the tavern “At the White Mountains” and the cafe “Che? Kharcho! A portion of khinkali in the latter will cost 450 RUB, another 100 RUB should be paid for the traditional satsibeli sauce.
The average check in the Bavarian restaurant Bierkeller or Black Bar & Grill will be 1500-1700 RUB. For parties and après-ski, welcome to Follow Me Cafe, O’hara Alpine Pub, and Berloga Bar.
Entertainment and attractions
Rosa Khutor is interesting not only for its snowy slopes, skis and snowboards. In winter, take a break from boarding and go to the Rosy Khutor skating rink. Skates, protection, sticks – all this can be rented right on the spot. During the winter months, the skating rink is open daily.
In the warm season, be sure to visit the rope amusement park “PandaPark”. It turns out that climbing the ropes is not a child’s business: the obstacles of the park will have to be overcome at the height of a standard nine-story building. The routes of the park are open for children and adults above 140-150 cm, and a mandatory requirement for flying on the Eagle Flight zipline is a weight of 40 kg.
Do not try to close your eyes: the park is located at an altitude of 1350 m above sea level, a great spectacle is guaranteed!
The main entertainment for those who have not mastered snowboarding and skiing is cable car riding. Convenient gondola lifts “Strela” and “Caucasian Express” will reveal to you all the secret beauties of the mountainous Caucasus.
In dry and warm weather, it’s great to ride a bike through the streets and pavements of Krasnaya Polyana and Rosa Khutor. Does a simple bike seem boring? Experience teamwork by renting a velomobile for two or four people. Too lazy to pedal – take off the segway. And if you want to master the explosive mixture of childhood, skiing, skateboarding, rollerblading and skating, then you are on the right track to rent carving scooters.
In summer, the Rosa Beach beach area with sun loungers and umbrellas, a mini pool, a decorative pond and an outdoor cafe operates on the territory of the resort. Rosa Khutor also has a real sea beach. On the Black Sea, in fact. The site on the shore of the Imeretinskaya Bay can accommodate 350 vacationers, a free shuttle runs from the resort to the beach and back twice a day for guests of the resort hotels. The beach itself is also free for Rosa Khutor guests.
Another summer entertainment is rafting on multi-seat catamarans led by experienced resort instructors. River adventures take from 80 minutes to 5-6 hours, there are age restrictions.
For lovers of hiking, Rosa Khutor specialists have developed 7 Nordic walking routes. Walks take 1-3 hours, routes are designed for different levels of training – from beginners to those who are not new to walking in the mountains.
And a little about the high (no, not about the mountains): tired of skiing, walking, parties and bustle on the slopes, go to the Olgiz salon that has opened on the territory of Rosa Khutor. It contains folk musical instruments, paintings and works of applied art by more than 400 masters. Here you can also buy your favorite souvenirs and works.
“Rosa Khutor” for children
You no longer need to think about who to leave the children with when going on vacation in the mountains. The Rosa Khutor resort will seem an interesting place not only for adult travelers, but also for kids.
Experienced instructors of the children’s ski club “Egorka” will teach your child the basics of skiing. And there is no need to worry that children will get under the feet of adults and too fast riders – for young athletes there is a special training slope and its own Magic Carpet lift. Confidently stand on a snowboard and even do the first tricks for children aged 3-6 will be taught in the BURTON riglet park.
There is a multifunctional children’s club “Mama House” in the Mountain Olympic Village. Young guests from 2 to 17 years old can enjoy sports competitions in the fresh mountain air, yoga and gymnastics, educational games, creative and recreational activities, and even a disco.
The whole family should visit the new entertainment and educational center “Park of Miracles”. Try to find your way out of a large mirror maze, taste unusual Bubble & Waffles, fight with superheroes in the gallery of optical illusions and 3D paintings, or explore the world of knowledge with your child in a real science laboratory “Wonders of Science”.
A little upstream of the Mzymta, right behind Rosa Khutor, is the cultural and ethnographic center My Russia. 11 thematic pavilions will tell you and your young companion about the different traditions and nuances of the Russian regions, their architecture, culture and cuisine.
Weather in Rosa Khutor
Gracious. Riders begin to gather in Rosa Khutor by mid-December, at which time the first good layer of snow falls and slight sub-zero temperatures set in. The most fun begins in January – a sea of snow, virgin Krasnopolyansky “powder”, just have time to roll out. The ski season ends only by the end of the first decade of May. By the way, spring skiing has a lot of advantages: from the weather, which allows you to cut through the slopes in anything, to reduced prices for ski passes. By mid-May, it is already possible to master walking and cycling, as well as start sunbathing. In summer it is warm and pleasant, sometimes it is hot, it’s time to visit the Black Sea beach of the resort. And in the fall, at least some warm clothes are not needed until almost November.