Tuapsinski area is
one of the most beautiful places on the Black Sea coast. Extent of
territory of Tuapsinski area on a straight line along the Main
Caucasian Ridge from the north-west to the south-east makes is 80 km;
the width from north-east to the south-west from the platform Shubinka
up to the cape Kadosh is 43 km.
The area borders with
resort Gelendzhik from the north-west; with Severski and
Gori-achekljuchevskoi areas from the north; with Apsheronski area from
the east; with Lazarevski area of a city-resort Sochi from the
southeast. And the major resorts of Tuapsinski area are:
The Tuapsinski area
is on a joint of two climatic sites: from Anapa up to Tuapse
— a Mediterranean climate: hot, dry summer and cold winter,
with frosts. To the south of Tuapse (coast and foothills) the climate
changes into subtropical and is characterized as damp and
warm, up to 1500 mm of precipitation a year without snow and frost. On
the site Neboog-Tuapse the climate is transitive.
The summer begins at
the end of April and lasts till September. During this period solar,
warm, moderate-damp weather prevails.
Yearly precipitation is 1280 mm, with 50% of this precipitation
occurring during the cold period.
The swimming season
begins in June when water in the sea warms up to 17°C, and
lasts till October. The quantity of days with good weather makes 64 %in
October, and the sea water in the first half of October warms to +20-+
22°C The average temperature of the sea water in August and
September is +25,1°C and +22,7°C accordingly,
on some days the water can warm to +29 (84F) °C. Beaches
consist of gravel, pebble and sand.
The natural-climatic conditions of the sea coast and the foothills of
Northern Caucasus combined with the developed network of SPA and
tourist establishments, allow vacationers to experience a wide range of
treatments which will restore and invigorate. The major diseases cured
in Tuapsinski area are: nerve system diseases, blood circulation,
respiratory illness and others. And the most famous SPA hotels are:
“Yamal”, “Geolog Yamala”,
Belaya Rus”, “Orbita”,
The world's largest
grove of a pine pitsundskaja endemichnaja is in Tuapsinski area near
the house of rest «Pine».
Till today the
monuments of the epochs of bronze and copper are kept; stone
constructions - dolmens, left by local tribes living here. The history
of creation and purpose of dolmens is still unknown, even today. There
are 179 registered dolmens in the area.