23 days in North Caucasian District Itinerary

23 days in North Caucasian District Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Terskol
— 2 nights
2
Vladikavkaz
— 4 nights
3
Grozny
— 2 nights
4
Nalchik
— 3 nights
5
Dombay
— 1 night
6
Stavropol
— 4 nights
7
Kislovodsk
— 6 nights

2
nights
Terskol

Terskol ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Waterfall Azau, explore the activities along Polyana Narzanov, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Cheget, thenfly down the slopes at Mt. Elbrus, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Waterfall Devichi Kosy. On the next day, take in the awesome beauty at Ullu Tau Mountain, thentake in the awesome beauty at Adyr-Su Gorge, thenexamine the collection at Prielbrusye Defense Museum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Cheget Observatory.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Terskol trip itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Terskol is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Terskol due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in April, you will find days in Terskol are much colder (°C), and nights are little chillier (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vladikavkaz.

Things to do in Terskol

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Baksan Valley, Ullu Tau Mountain
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Mt. Elbrus ©
Mt. Elbrus

4
nights
Vladikavkaz

Vladikavkaz ©
Vladikavkaz is the capital city of the Republic of North Ossetia–Alania, Russia. Change things up with these side-trips from Vladikavkaz: Monument to Soldiers-Kurtatintsam (in Fiagdon), City of the Dead (in Dargavs) and Alagir (Alagir Canyon & Statue Saint George Is Coming Out Off The Rock). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Glory Monument, take in the awesome beauty at Arkhonskiy Mountain Pass, explore the world behind art at North Osetia Republican Art Museum (N.A. Tuganov), and see the interesting displays at Academic Russian Theatre Vakhtangov.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Vladikavkaz trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Terskol to Vladikavkaz takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Terskol in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Vladikavkaz, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Grozny.

Things to do in Vladikavkaz

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Alagirsky District, Monument to Soldiers-Kurtatintsam, City of the Dead
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Academic Russian Theatre Vakhtangov ©
Academic Russian Theatre Vakhtangov
City of the Dead ©
City of the Dead
Fiagdon Monastery ©
Fiagdon Monastery

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nights
Grozny

Grozny ©
Grozny is the capital city of the Chechen Republic, Russia. On the 15th (Wed), stroll around The Flower Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aimani Kadyrova Mosque, thenexamine the collection at National Museum of Chechen Republic, thenmake a trip to Heart of Chechnya - Akhmad Kadyrov Mosque, and finally don't miss a visit to State Gallery named after A. A. Kadyrov. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Museum Dondi Yurt, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Archangel Michael, thenexplore the activities along Groznenskoye Sea, thenmake a trip to Mosque of Sheikh Arsanov, and finally don't miss a visit to Makhmud Esambayev Avenue.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Grozny driving holiday tool.

You can drive from Vladikavkaz to Grozny in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Grozny can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Nalchik.

Things to do in Grozny

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Aimani Kadyrova Mosque, Museum Dondi Yurt
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Heart of Chechnya - Akhmad Kadyrov Mosque ©
National Museum of Chechen Republic ©
National Museum of Chechen Republic
Museum Dondi Yurt ©
Museum Dondi Yurt

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Nalchik

Nalchik ©
Nalchik is the capital city of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic, Russia, situated at an altitude of 550m in the foothills of the Caucasus Mountains; about 100km northwest of Beslan in the Republic of North Ossetia–Alania. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nalchik: Blue Lake Chirik-Kyol (in Babugent) and Tersk Stud Farm (in Novotersky). There's lots more to do: stroll around Nalchik Park, explore the fascinating underground world of Blue Lake, get engrossed in the history at Marko Vovchok Memorial House Museum, and take in breathtaking views at Chegem Canyon.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Nalchik trip maker website.

Getting from Grozny to Nalchik by car takes about 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grozny to Nalchik. In April in Nalchik, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dombay.

Things to do in Nalchik

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Blue Lake, Blue Lake Chirik-Kyol, Tersk Stud Farm
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Chegem Canyon ©
Chegem Canyon
Tersk Stud Farm ©
Tersk Stud Farm
Gedmish Waterfalls ©
Gedmish Waterfalls

1
night
Dombay

Dombay
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Chertova Melnitsa Waterfall, admire the sheer force of Alibek Waterfall, and then hit the slopes at Dombai Ski Resort.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Dombay trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Nalchik to Dombay takes 5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nalchik to Dombay due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Nalchik in April: highs in Dombay hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stavropol.

Things to do in Dombay

Parks Nature Winter Sports
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Stavropol

Stavropol ©
Stavropol is a city and the administrative center of Stavropol Krai, Russia. When in Stavropol, make a side trip to see Park Green Island in Cherkessk, approximately Cherkessk away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Prozritelev and Prave Stavropol State Museum, stroll around Victory Park, make a trip to Dormition of the Mother of God Temple, and shop like a local with Art Gallery of Landscapes of the Honored Artist of Russia P. M. Grechishkin.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Stavropol online tour planner.

You can drive from Dombay to Stavropol in 4 hours. Traveling from Dombay to Stavropol, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dombay in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Stavropol: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Kislovodsk.

Things to do in Stavropol

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Park Green Island
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Stavropol Botanical Garden ©
Stavropol Botanical Garden
Stavropol Regional Museum of The Fine Arts ©
Parshin Art Gallery ©
Parshin Art Gallery

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Kislovodsk

Kislovodsk ©
Kislovodsk is a spa city in Stavropol Krai, Russia, in the North Caucasus region of Russia which is located between the Black and Caspian Seas. Change things up with these side-trips from Kislovodsk: Resort Park (in Zheleznovodsk), Essentuki (Sources of Mineral Water, Essentukskiy Park Resort, &more) and Pyatigorsk (Velikiy Kombinator Monument, Proval Lake, &more). There's lots more to do: walk around Kislovodsk National Park, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mountain Ring, make a trip to Flower Calendar, and take an in-depth tour of Yaroshenko Memorial House Museum.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kislovodsk trip planning app.

Drive from Stavropol to Kislovodsk in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kislovodsk

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Pyatigorsk, Essentuki, Resort Park
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Kislovodsk National Park ©
Kislovodsk National Park
Tsvetnik Park ©
Tsvetnik Park
Cascade Stairs ©
Cascade Stairs