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New Athos is an Abkhaz city located in the Gudauta region, on the eastern coast of the Black Sea. The city is located just 80 kilometers from the border with Russia.
The region is dominated by a humid subtropical type of climate. Winter is quite warm here, the average temperature in January is + 4 ... + 9 ° С. Summer in the city is quite hot, the average temperature in August is + 25 … +29 ° С.
Primorsky Park in New Athos
You can get to the city with a transfer from Adler (Sochi) to the border, from there by minibus. At the border, you must show your passport and pay the fee. Next is a bus to Novy Afon.
The city's time zone is GMT +3 (Moscow time).
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