Sochi to host Formula 1 VTB Grand Prix

Daniil Kvyat (RUS) Red Bull Racing RB11 at Formula One World Championship, Rd15, Russian Grand Prix, Qualifying, Sochi Autodrom, Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia, Saturday 10 October 2015.

One of the most important events in the calendar is the famous Formula 1 VTB Grand Prix which will take place from September 27 to 29, 2019 in Sochi. The city hosted its first Formula One Grand Prix in 2014. The circuit is 5.848 kilometers long and is located within Sochi’s Olympic Park. Visitors can marvel at the architecturally eye-catching venues that were built for the 22nd Olympic Winter Games 2014 and 11th Paralympic Winter Games. Sochi has also been a host city for the 2018 FIFA Football World Cup.

Sochi is known as the ‘Jewel of the Black Sea Coast’ and impresses with its beautiful landscapes, warm azure waters of the Black Sea and many leisure activities for the whole family. The resort city has so much to offer and is suitable for many different travel requirements. In winter Sochi offers great possibilities for skiing and as soon as the snow is gone, people can enjoy by climbing up the high mountains of the Caucasus. The city of Sochi has more than 200 days of sunshine a year which offers an opportunity to discover nature. Beside the amazing countryside, Sochi offers various leisure activities and many interesting events.