Visit mountain villages. Learn stories and secrets from the highlanders..
It is here, in Chechnya and Dagestan, in ancient mountain villages that the most beautiful and good customs, home museums, centuries-old books and subtleties of national cuisine have been preserved to this day. Traditions are passed down from generation to generation not in words but in deeds, friendly hospitality loves forever, and nature does not let go of bright emotions for a second. We want to take pictures of every corner of this magnificent land.
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"Visit the mountaineers" Chechnya - Dagestan.
4 days itinerary by Get in Russia - Uninhabited Nature, History and Culture, Active Leisure -
Road Trip Categories: Uninhabited Nature, History and Culture, Active Leisure
Day 1: Arrival in Grozny
Arrival in Grozny further a small sightseeing tour of the city with a visit to the observation deck. Evening trip to the neighboring town Argun to the square with mosque.
Day 2: A day in the Chechen Republic
We will spend this day completely in the territory of the Chechen Republic and will reach the mountainous lake Kazenoiam, which is clean, blue and very cold.
Visiting: Grozny, Makazhoy, Day, Shara, Itum-Kali
Day 3: Dagestani hospitality
For a start, we will climb a plateau that will offer an incredible view of the first regions of Dagestan.
A winding mountain path, through a juniper grove, we will soon descend into the ancient village of Ansalta, which dates back to the 9th and 10th centuries.
Later, on our way to the Andi Koisu gorge, the village of Rakhata will open.
After an educational walk, we will stop at the neighbouring village of the district centre of Bottlich.
We'll stay overnight in the ancient village of Gunib.
Visiting: Makazhoy, Gunib, Botlikh, Rakhata, Ansalta
Day 4: Completion of Route
The first half of the day will take place in an incredible gorge, colorful and embossed. After about an hour we will stop in the village. After leaving the cars, everyone can take a walk to Salta underground waterfall with the cave lake.
At the end of the valley on a hill rises the village of Balkhar, a famous center of folk art ceramics.
From Balkhar, we will be leaving for the airport. On the way we will spend about 3-4 hours, first on the mountain paths, through the auls, and then on an asphalt road.
Visiting: Balkhar, Gunib, Grozny, Salta