Treasure hunting tour of the republics of the North Caucasus. Autumn-winter tour

Grand tour of the North Caucasus! The whole Caucasus is open to you on the most important of First-class Trips! A unique author's program for the most curious in all regions of the North Caucasus: legendary famous monuments of nature, history, culture, mountains, canyons, lakes, waterfalls, gorges and clearings; ancient fortresses, settlements, tower complexes, temples, necropolises, mosques and skyscrapers. 

The advantages of this trip:

  • full immersion in the Caucasus – in 12 days we will see the most interesting places of the republics of Dagestan, Ingushetia, North Ossetia, Kabardino-Balkaria and Karachay-Cherkessia;
  • we will not be afraid to "embrace the immensity" in one tour – monuments of nature, history, culture, plunge into the pristine world of mountains, canyons, lakes, rivers and waterfalls, as well as touch the most ancient religious and religious buildings;
  • we will see and admire the achievements of various civilizations;
  • gastronomic delights – let's taste the dishes of a generous variety of Caucasian cuisine.

Location

the city of Makhachkala
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Duration
12 Days
11 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 4 – 15 Nov
    • 18 – 29 Nov
    • 2 – 13 Dec
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    11 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 13 people
Minimum age
10 years old
Group meet at
the city of Makhachkala
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Itinerary

  • Day 1 - The Republic of Dagestan. Makhachkala

    A bus tour of the North Caucasus starts in the capital of Dagestan, Makhachkala

    You can walk around the city, formerly called Pearl City, by yourself. 

    The best architectural delights today are the buildings of the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the Juma Mosque, the Government and the Kumyk Theater, monuments to the Russian teacher and the Son of the "Land of Mountains" Rasul Gamzatov. Streets, avenues, Friendship Square and the City Garden are wonderful places for a promenade!

    Tarki-Tau is a mountain where, according to legend, in the VII century. the fortress of the Khazar khaganate stood - the pride of the highlanders! 

    The sandy beach of the Caspian Sea, cafes and restaurants with a menu of rich colorful Caucasian cuisine are an excellent choice for the first evening of an excursion tour in the Caucasus!

  • Day 2 - Dagestan. Derbent, Naryn-Kala fortress
  • Day 3 - The Khunzakh plateau. Canyon of the Tobot-Tsolotl River. Araninsky Fortress
  • Day 4 - Dagestan. Canyon of the Sulak River. Chirkeyskaya HPP. Chirkeyskoye reservoir. Sarykum dune
  • Day 5 - Makhachkala – Vladikavkaz
  • Day 6 - The Republic of Ingushetia. Tower complexes. The towers are "Inside". Thaba-Yerdy Temple
  • Day 7 - The Republic of North Ossetia-Alania. Dargavs. Dzivgis fortress. The Alan Monastery
  • Day 8 - Kabardino-Balkaria. Chegem waterfalls. Pyatigorsk
  • Day 9 - Kabardino-Balkaria. Mount Elbrus. Mir Station
  • Day 10 - Karachay-Cherkessia. Dombai. Mount Moussa Achitara
  • Day 11 - KVM: The Ring is a mountain. Honey Waterfalls
  • Day 12 - KVM: Pyatigorsk. The Flower Garden Park. Lake Failure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    11 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale

The tour provides accommodation in hotels in 2 / 3-bed rooms with all amenities.

The surcharge for single occupancy is 13,800 rubles. for the entire period of the tour.

The possible placement options are presented below.

The discount for pensioners is 5%.

Metropol 4 nights

Metropol Hotel is located in Makhachkala, a 10-minute walk from the Caspian Sea coast. It offers table tennis, an indoor swimming pool and a free fitness center. Free Wi-Fi is available.

The hotel offers comfortable rooms decorated in warm colors and equipped with air conditioning and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Featuring a shower, the private bathroom also comes with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Some rooms have a balcony.

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Planet Lux 3 nights
INTOURIST 4 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 13 tourists
Minimum age
10 years old
Duration
12 days 11 nights
Group meets at
the city of Makhachkala

Included in price

  • transfer to Makhachkala, Dombai — Mineralnye Vody;
  • accommodation in hotels in 2/ 3 bed rooms with all amenities;
  • dinner-acquaintance on the first day;
  • meals – breakfast;
  • services of a tour guide;
  • transportation services on the route.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Makhachkala and back from Mineralnye Vody;
  • private transfer;
  • entrance tickets to the thermal springs complex;
  • entrance tickets to cultural and recreation facilities according to the tour program;
  • meals (except those included in the basic price);
  • cable car ascents;
  • environmental charges;
Additionally, you can order:
  • entrance tickets to cultural and recreation facilities outside the tour program;
  • private transfer;
  • Meals: lunches and dinners;
  • excursions not included in the tour program;
  • single occupancy: 13,800 rubles. for the entire period of the tour.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

1. Medical preparations for individual needs.
2. Documents: passport, insurance policy (medical).
3. Comfortable sports shoes: light sneakers and, if possible, canyoning shoes, replacement shoes (light sneakers or sneakers).
4. Sportswear for hot and cool weather:
windproof, waterproof jacket, raincoat, warm tracksuit (sweatshirt, pants), T-shirts with long (sunburn) and short sleeves, sports pants, shorts, socks.
5. Headdress: cap, panama hat (! with a visor).
6. Bathing suit.
7. Personal hygiene products.
8. Useful equipment: a small backpack (20-30L), a flashlight with spare batteries, sunscreen (!required), sunglasses
For photo and video equipment, take care of an airtight package in case of rain.

Please do not take excessively low-cut clothes with you, shorts should not be above the knee, men should make do with light sweatpants. Women are advised to take a light knee-length dress with closed shoulders for walks, excursions and crossings.

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    4 – 15 Nov 12 days 11 nights
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    18 – 29 Nov 12 days 11 nights
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    2 – 13 Dec 12 days 11 nights
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