List of countries where you can enter without a passport is quite small. There are only a few States of the former USSR – Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Abkhazia. To enter their territory, you just have a Russian passport. But even these neighboring countries have a large number of interesting places where you can spend an unforgettable holiday.
If you want to spend your New year at sea, it is best to go to Abkhazia and Ukraine. Abkhazia is an amazingly beautiful country that has beautiful nature, beautiful years, gorges and pristine blue sea. In this country can be much cheaper vacation than, for example, in the Krasnodar region, but the level of hospitality here is much lower. In Abkhazia the most popular resorts in Novyy Afon, Pitsunda, Sukhumi and Gagra.
Trip to Ukraine is relatively expensive, but the level of service tourists are quite high. This country is famous for its amazing climate. In the New year you can enjoy a beach vacation in the Crimea, Azov and on the Shatsk lakes and the famous ski resorts in the Carpathians. If you love excursions, it is definitely possible in the New year's eve to visit the lions, but rather its historical part. It is also worth to visit Odessa, Sevastopol and Kiev – cities that have a rich history and no less interesting sightseeing landscapes.
In Belarus you can visit the Park Belovezhskaya Pushcha and multiple reserves of the country, where live various animals, some of which are listed in the red book. Also you can visit the Brest fortress, St. Sophia Cathedral in Polotsk, Mir castle or.
In Kazakhstan you can perfectly relax and celebrate the New year in the Altai mountains, where there is a large number of ski bases. With the tour you can visit the famous Baikonur cosmodrome, look at the primitive rock paintings in the mountains and visit there, where once passed the Great silk way and enjoy the beauty of Kazakh nature and lakes.