Gagra – a picturesque resort in Abkhazia. It is a magnificent city on the Black Sea, whose population by the year 2003 amounted to 26 thousand inhabitants. This resort founded by the Prince of Oldenburg. It was his task was to turn into a full Gagra resort. That he founded a telegraph office, and conducted electricity and running water, built from a climate standpoint. On the seashore park was laid out. They were planted palm trees, agaves, cypresses, lemon and orange trees. In Gagra and the day is celebrated segodnyashy Park and the Castle of Prince of Oldenburg.
Each year, this resort is visited by thousands of tourists who choose to vacation in Gagra. Gagra are maritime climate, spa resort. The mountains here create a special microclimate. They protect the city from cold winds, keeping warm gentle sea breeze. Gagra is the driest and warmest place on the Black Sea coast Caucasus.
The average annual temperature here is about 15.2 degrees. The bathing season in these parts begins in May and ends in November. Gorges ventilate and refresh the air in the city. This occurs because of the contrast of heights. The resort is spread along the Black Sea for seven miles along a narrow coastal strip, whose width is no more than three miles. It is a solid sub-tropical park with fountains and alleys of evergreens. The most beautiful area is the area of Old Gagra. Here, with a wonderful view of the coast to the mountains and the water is clean and clear. Tourists visiting the resorts of Abkhazia, one day, be sure to want to do it again and again. For many people come here every summer has become a matter of habit, as well as for large numbers of tourists are only Gagra discovery. To survive the next year with amazing memories of the glorious vacation, be sure to visit Gagra on vacation.