"To Your Health!" The Caucasus, Mineralnye Vody

Tags: health, mineralnye vody
Seven peaks

Pyatigorsk (Mineralnye Vody) - Mashuk - Elbrus - Kislovodsk - Honey Waterfalls - Pyatigorsk (Mineral Waters)

Mixed tour for individual tourists

A trip for those who would like to see the beauty of the Caucasus, and improve their health along the way. A city tour of Pyatigorsk, a city whose name is associated with a lot of great Russian people. Unforgettable and breathtaking views are ensured. Legendary two-headed Elbrus. An excursion tour to Kislovodsk. Famous Kislovodsk resort park – one of the largest in the world. A trip to the Honey Waterfalls.


1st Day

Meeting in the airport or the railway station in Pyatigorsk, or in the airport or the railway station in Mineralnye Vody. If necessary, we will arrange an individual transfer (extra charge).

Group transfer to the city of Kislovodsk. Hotel accommodation. Leisure time.
Meeting your guide, discovering the city. Pyatigorsk is the city that has witnessed many historical events and great people, such as Leo Tolstoy, Sergey Yesenin, and Alexander Pushkin. But the most important is undoubtedly Mikhail Lermontov, a famous Russian poet who lived and was killed here in a duel. Thus you will visit places associated with his name, including his house, which has remained intact since the XIX century, as well as the place of the duel.
During the city tour you will be able to pay tribute to the work of two Swiss architects, brothers Giuseppe and Giovanni Bernardazzi, who designed and built the town almost from scratch. You will walk around the beautiful park "Flower Garden", where the famous literary character Kisa Vorobyaninov is immortalized in a statue, feast your eyes on the view from the pavilion Aeolian Harp. You will visit free of charge the famous underground lake Proval, where opportunistic Bender was selling tickets. In clear weather we suggest you go up the cable car to the summit of Mount Mashuk to enjoy an unforgettable view of the city and the Caucasus range.
Return to the hotel.

2nd Day

Breakfast in the hotel.
Today you will go on a trip to see the legendary two-headed Elbrus from the south side. You will travel the cable car up to the station Mir (4000 m above sea level). If you are lucky enough and the weather is clear, you will see the beautiful Elbrus in all its glory.

You will have lunch in one of the cafes at 3500 meters above sea level with views of the Caucasian range (unguided). Descent to the Azau glade.

Spare time, opportunity to buy local souvenirs. Visit to the Narzans glade, where you will taste original natural Narzan.

Return to Pyatigorsk. Leisure time.

3d Day

Breakfast in the hotel. This day is for leisure and self-entertainment

4th Day

Breakfast in the hotel. This day is for leisure and self-entertainment.

You can go for a walk around the city, go to the skating rink, stroll through the alleys of festively decorated squares and parks, visit mineral water springs and, of course, enjoy a variety of dishes of the Caucasian cuisine in a plentitude of the city’s cafes and restaurants.

5th Day

Breakfast in the hotel.

Today there is an excursion to Kislovodsk. The program will start with a walk in the famous Kislovodsk resort park, which definitely can be called the pride of Russia. The second largest (after Richmond Park in London) holiday resort park is spread over an area of ​​950 ha and has more than 250 species of trees and bushes.

The holiday park is beautiful at all seasons. Back in the day notable personalities during their stay here used to go for a walk in the park. Those include Mikhail Lermontov, Alexander Pushkin, Leo Tolstoy, Anton Chekhov, Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Fyodor Chaliapin, Leonid Sobinov, Anna Pavlova. The length of the five therapeutic Terrainkurs is almost 100 kilometers. Just try to imagine it! You will walk through the territory of the famous holiday resort park with its Mirror pool and the talkative Olkhovka river with the bridge "Ladies fancy" built over it. Tourists will be offered three types of Kislovodsk Narzan in the Main Narzan Gallery, and the tour will come to an end at the main Narzan Baths.
Lunch (included).
Trip to the Honey Waterfalls is scheduled afterwards. Although they are only a 30-minute drive away from the city, it will be the territory of Karachay-Cherkessia. Along the way you will be able to stop and explore a natural monument - the Ring Mountain. However, the main goal is to reach the Honey Waterfalls for rest and visit the observation deck that offers wonderful views of the surrounding mountains and waterfalls of 4 different heights. After the walk to the Honey Waterfalls there will be time to rest, enjoy the natural scenery, and try the national cuisine. Local chefs prepare delicious hichinas and kebabs.
Visit to the local Karachaevsk Farmstead Museum and a small rural yard with domestic animals.
On the way back you will visit a tea house, taste herbal teas and various kinds of home-made jam, which are many to choose from. For example, on the shelves there are jars of jam of pine cones, mint, myrtle, sea buckthorn and other exotic sweets, you can buy herbal teas, liqueurs and honey.
Return to Pyatigorsk.

6th Day

Breakfast in the Hotel. Transfer to the railway station terminal or the airport of Mineralnye Vody.

Children are allowed from 6 years of age or older.

The price includes: transportation services, including group transfer “airport (railway station) – hotel - airport (railway station)”, 5-day accommodation for two persons in the hotel of your choice, meals according to the program (lunch on the 5th day), excursions according to the program, Mashuk cable car tickets, eco tax, guide’s services.

Extra Fees:
additional services at the places of accommodation, luggage delivery by hand carry, additional tours, accident insurance, Cheget cable car tickets (from 600 rubles) or Azau cable car tickets (from 1400 rubles), breakfast in hotels.

Note: The Company reserves the right to modify the sequence of the program without changing the scope of the services provided. The duration of its individual elements can be changed on the eve of the departure or during the tour. Elements of the program dependent on climatic conditions or actions of authorities and organizations beyond the control of the organizer (traffic, local administration, etc.), can be excluded from the program, according to the actual situation on the route.
Attention! In case of late arrival or no-show of the tourists at the place of the meeting of the group at the specified time, the company is not liable for the fulfillment of the entire program and the payment for the tour day in question is not refundable.