The Olympic Park in Sochi was one of the main facilities for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Olympic Park is home to the sports facilities that hosted competitions in ice hockey, speed-skating and short-track speed-skating, figure skating, and curling, as well as the opening and closing ceremonies of the 22nd Olympic Winter Games.
The biggest facility of Olympic Park is Fisht Stadium, where the opening and closing ceremonies of the 22nd Olympic Winter Games were held. The other sports facilities in the cluster are arena for competitions conducted on ice.
The second largest sports facility in the Park, with a capacity of 12,000 spectators, is the Bolshoi Ice Dome, where ice hockey matches were held. Olympic Park also includes: the Iceberg Skating Palace, the Shayba Arena (Maly Ice Palace), the Adler Arena covered Skating Center, Ice Cube Curling Arena, two training arenas, and a medals plaza for award ceremonies.
Today Olympic Park is the place of active fun and positive emotions. The slogan of Olympic Park is «The Territory of Active Life». For the adrenaline addicted, there is an extreme-sports park with bicycles and segways available for rent. If 50 hectares seem to small for cycling, there is a new embankment with a bicycle path near Olympic Park that stretches for six kilometers along the sea.
You can buy different souvenirs (mugs, T-shirts and trinkets with the symbols of the Sochi Autodrom) in small shops.
The central place of interest of Olympic Park is the Cup of the Olympic Flame fountain. The fountain is located on the Central Square of Olympic Park. The fountain has 240+ mini-guns, 6 hyper-guns, a water-fog system, 12 robots with radial pullers, thousands of stroboscopes and color projectors for creating a dramatic and dynamic water and light shows.
All of the high-tech equipment for the fountain is hidden underground: fog generators, powerful pumps, water treatment plants, and machines for pressed air storage have the capacity to hold and process 2000 tonnes of water.
The light and music fountain was built for the 2014 Olympics.
It the Olympic park you can visit the unique Nikola Tesla Electricity Museum and Vehicle Museum of the Soviet Era, where it is possible to see rare old cars.
Ministry of Resorts, Tourism, and Olympic heritage of Krasnodar Krai https://kurortkuban.ru/
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