Southern Dagestan. Autumn guided tour on Wednesdays

Let's go to the heart of Dagestan for cool memories! 

We will immerse ourselves in the centuries-old history of majestic fortresses, feel the breath of ancient mountains, enjoy the aromas of local cuisine, and if you want, then plunge into hydrogen sulfide and radon baths with water from springs.

Location

the city of Makhachkala
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US$ 299
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Duration
5 Days
4 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 4 – 8 Sep
    • 11 – 15 Sep
    • 18 – 22 Sep
    • 25 – 29 Sep
    • 2 – 6 Oct
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 18 people
Minimum age
4 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

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
Sulak Canyon
Take a walk through the deepest canyon in Europe and admire the green ribbon of the Sulak River
Atmospheric Derbent
Walk through the narrow streets of the Old City, immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the ancient citadel of Naryn-Kala and feel the oriental flavor of this place
Ethno-style workshops
Take part in a master class on traditional miracle cooking and carpet weaving
Hot springs
If desired, we will swim in the healing Akhtyn hot springs

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;
    • 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 - Derbent, Naryn-Kala, "Lun" and Khanag waterfall
  • Day 3 - Free day
  • Day 4 - Samursky forest and the village of Akhty
  • Day 5 - Khuchni and Khanagh Waterfall
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale

The tour includes accommodation in a hotel in Derbent.

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

PlacementCostExtra night
2-3-local269006000/7000
1-local389005500
Children under 12 years old24210 

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

An approximate placement option is presented.

Ethno-house in Derbent 4 nights

The ethno-house is located in Derbent. Free private parking is available on site. 

The apartment will provide you with a flat-screen TV.

A buffet breakfast is served every morning in the apartment.

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Tour conditions

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

Included in price

  • transportation services according to the program;
  • guided tour service according to the program;
  • Accommodation: 4 nights in Derbent;
  • 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.

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Is it possible to change the program?
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Dates and Prices

  • from US$ 299
    4 – 8 Sep 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 299
    11 – 15 Sep 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 299
    18 – 22 Sep 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 299
    25 – 29 Sep 5 days 4 nights
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  • from US$ 299
    2 – 6 Oct 5 days 4 nights
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