Hospitable Dagestan. Guided tour on Fridays

From the spectacular Sulak Canyon and underground waterfall to the historical Derbent and the national flavor of Makhachkala – immerse yourself in the world of ancient fortresses, majestic mountain landscapes and the rich culture of the peoples of Dagestan with us!

You can devote a free day to yourself: take an additional excursion, walk along the beach, enjoy life.

Location

the city of Makhachkala
from
US$ 276
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Duration
5 Days
4 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 24 – 28 May
    • 31 May – 4 Jun
    • 7 – 11 Jun
    • 14 – 18 Jun
    • 21 – 25 Jun
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 18 people
Minimum age
5 years old
Group meet at
the city of Makhachkala
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

The national flavor of Makhachkala
Visit the capital of Dagestan and admire the panoramic views of the city from the observation deck
The stunning Sulak Canyon
Take a walk through the deepest canyon in Europe and admire the green ribbon of the Sulak River
Atmospheric Derbent
Take a walk through the streets of the Old City, visit the citadel of Naryn-Kala and feel the oriental flavor of this place
High Mountain Gunib
Visit the ancient settlement located in the embrace of majestic mountain peaks and get acquainted with its way of life
Delicious cuisine
From trout on coals to shah pilaf and dolma, you will plunge into the world of exquisite Caucasian cuisine, full of aromas and flavors

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Sulak Canyon

    Gathering of the group at the airport of Makhachkala. The recommended arrival time is before 12:00.

    Group transfers:

    • Uytash airport;
    • The Capital Hotel;
    • railway station, Makhachkala.

    Our journey will begin with an acquaintance with the Sulak Canyon, the hallmark of Dagestan.

    Vivid emotions will be provided by riding a speedboat through the largest reservoir in the North Caucasus for an additional fee (from 300).

    You will see a stunning gorge with its beauty, at the bottom of which, under the water column, rests the village of Stary Chirkey. A bright and recognizable landmark of Dagestan awaits you, the deepest canyon in Europe. 

    The famous green ribbon of the Sulak Canyon, winding between the narrow rocks, sparkling in the sun, carries its waters from the Chirkeyskaya hydroelectric dam to the Miatlinskaya dam. 

    From the observation deck of the village of Dubki you will have a view of its most spectacular curves.

    Freshly caught trout fried on coals to a crisp will be served for lunch. (It is possible to replace the main course on request).

    We will visit one of the most interesting places in Dagestan – the Nokhyo cave complex (for an additional fee). The tunnels are connected by a suspension bridge over the Sulak River, on both sides of which there are observation decks. They offer unimaginable views. Here you will have the opportunity to bungee jump for an additional fee.

    Check-in at the hotel.

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  • Day 2 - Saltinsky waterfall and Gunib
  • Day 3 - Free day
  • Day 4 - Derbent, Naryn-Kala, "Lun" and Khanag waterfall
  • Day 5 - Makhachkala city tour and departure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale

The tour includes accommodation in a hotel in Manas.

The cost of the tour for 1 person, depending on the accommodation, RUB.:

PlacementCostExtra night
2-3-local249006000/7000
1-local369005500
Children under 12 years old22410 

When choosing a double room, tell the manager which room is required: with two single beds or one double bed.

"Kunak" 4 nights

The hotel is currently undergoing renovation, photos and a description of the accommodation are expected.

Tour conditions

Group
up to 18 tourists
Minimum age
5 years old
Duration
5 days 4 nights
Group meets at
the city of Makhachkala

Included in price

  • transportation services according to the program;
  • excursion service according to the program;
  • Accommodation: 4 nights in Manas;
  • Meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches;
  • entrance tickets to museums.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Makhachkala and back;
  • boating on the canyon (from 500 rubles);
  • entrance tickets to the Nokhyo Cave complex (500 rubles);
  • additional excursions;
  • meals not specified in the tour program: breakfast on the first day, lunch on the 3rd day, dinners;
  • souvenirs and other personal purchases.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • passport;
  • telephone;
  • phone charging + powerbank;
  • medicines, from the general take nosp, strepils, patch, paracetamol;
  • moisturizing cream;
  • antiseptic, eye drops;
  • toothpaste and brush;
  • shampoo gel;
  • hairbrush;
  • deodorant;
  • swimsuit;
  • towel;
  • underwear and socks;
  • T-shirts;
  • comfortable shoes and flip-flops;
  • comfortable things according to the weather.

Clothes should not be open and provocative. Do not forget, you are going to the republic with a different mentality, it is necessary to respect the customs and traditions of the local population. For women, a headscarf for visiting mosques and temples.

Are plane tickets included in the price of the tour?
Is it possible to change the program?
Cancellation of booking

Dates and Prices

  • from US$ 276
    24 – 28 May 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 276
    31 May – 4 Jun 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 276
    7 – 11 Jun 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 276
    14 – 18 Jun 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 276
    21 – 25 Jun 5 days 4 nights
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