A trip to the heart of the Caucasus for the New Year holidays

Touch the magical fairy tale of the New Year holidays in this amazing journey! 

The sights of the tour: cable car ascent to the mountains of Cheget and Elbrus, the majestic Romanesque castle "Chateau Erken", Chegem gorge, Chegem waterfalls, a tour of Pyatigorsk and rest in the thermal springs "Geduco".

Location

Krasnodar
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Duration
3 Days
2 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 29 – 31 Dec
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Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 25 people
Minimum age
5 years old
Group meet at
Krasnodar
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Adventures in the mountains
We will climb by cable car to the peaks, from which the most picturesque views open
Complete relaxation
Relax in the hot thermal springs
Delicious national dishes
The local cuisine is the best way to relax in the mountains

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Transfer to Kabardino-Balkaria. Azau Meadow

    24:00 Departure of the group from Krasnodar by a comfortable bus from the Drama Theater, Krasnoarmeyskaya str., 110 (fee for 20 minutes). 

    Transfer to Kabardino-Balkaria village of Cheget (600 km).

    Meeting with the guide at the entrance to Pyatigorsk.

    Breakfast (its own dry. rations or in a cafe for an additional fee).

    10:00 The Elbrus resort is located in the Caucasus, deep in the Baksan Valley and combines two mountain slopes — Elbrus and Cheget. 

    It was here, on the slope of Mount Cheget, that the first suspended chairlift appeared in 1963, which marked the beginning of the development of skiing in the USSR.

    The ascent to the Cheget mountain, which offers a beautiful view. 

    Below is the picturesque Baksan Gorge, on the right is Mount Donguz-Orun with the Seven glacier "sewn" to it, the Kogutai and Nakra massifs, on the left is the double—headed Elbrus.

    We go to the foot of Mount Elbrus to the Azau clearing. 

    There are two cable cars in the resort. 

    Ascent to the Mir station (3,500 m), where the exposition of the Elbrus Defense Museum is deployed. 

    Those who wish can climb even higher, to the Gara-Bashi station (3780 m).

    Lunch at one of the many cafes in the Azau meadow (optional for an additional fee). 

    The local cuisine is the best way to relax in the mountains: the thick and fragrant lagman will warm and give strength in the middle of the day. 

    The portions are usually of such a size that there is no room for a barbecue, except for a hookah with herbal tea or mulled wine.

    17:00 Accommodation at the Intourist Hotel. 

    Free time. 

    Rest.

    19:00 Dinner (for an additional fee). 

    New Year's banquet (price to be specified).

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  • Day 2 - Chegem gorge, Chateau Erken
  • Day 3 - A tour of Pyatigorsk. Departure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale

The tour includes accommodation at the Intourist Hotel.

The surcharge for single occupancy is being specified.

Intourist Hotel 2 nights

The comfortable Intourist Hotel is one of the most modern and sought-after in Pyatigorsk. The building itself is located at the foot of the famous Mashuk Mountain.

The categories are made in a light color scheme. Each room has a TV, air conditioning, refrigerator, comfortable furniture and a private bathroom with individual hygiene products.

Delicious dishes of European cuisine are prepared daily in the on-site cafe, and a variety of drinks and desserts can be enjoyed in the lobby bar.

The conference hall is equipped with special office equipment for business meetings and seminars.

The hotel is located near a convenient transport interchange and developed infrastructure, as well as near the main attractions and architectural monuments.

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 25 tourists
Minimum age
5 years old
Duration
3 days 2 nights
Group meets at
Krasnodar

Included in price

  • transportation services;
  • tour service;
  • accommodation in a 2-bed hotel. Standard rooms;
  • Meals: 2 breakfasts;
  • accident insurance.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Krasnodar and back;
  • meals on the route;
  • transfers from the airport / railway station on the first day of the tour and back on the last day of the tour;
  • the resort fee is 300 rubles/person. (in 3 days);
  • entrance tickets to sightseeing sites (the cost of entrance tickets may vary):
    • tourist ticket for the chairlift in Cheget — 900 rubles/person.;
    • tourist ticket for the cable car to Elbrus — 1,500 rubles/person. (3 queues);
    • thermal springs — 400 rubles/person;.
    • climbing Mount Mashuk — 380 rubles/person.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

Clothes should be suitable for the weather, comfortable and not restrict movement.

  • Passport/birth certificate, medical insurance policy.

To swim in thermal springs, you must have:

  • swimsuit;
  • towel;
  • slippers, etc. bathing accessories.
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Dates and Prices

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  • US$ 177
    29 – 31 Dec 3 days 2 nights
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