You will enjoy the symphony of crystal waterfalls and the expressive beauty of the canyons. Get to know the legends of the highlanders and masterpieces of medieval tower architecture. Find out what is the difference between fortresses in different republics. Visit the highest monastery in the country. Hear mysterious stories about the crypt houses in the City of the Dead and marvel at the consequences of the elements. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 10 hours Children Possible with children How it goes By car 15,000 rubles per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
Lyazhginsky waterfall and observation deck You will see one of the largest year-round waterfalls in the region, its height is 20 m and width - 5 m. Enjoy the meditative cascades and, in sunny weather, appreciate the iridescent play against the background of crystal splashes. And a little later, you will visit the panoramic site Tsey-Loam, where we will talk about the cult place for the Ingush, the mysterious “throne of the sovereign”
Tower complexes of Erzi and Vovnushki In one of the largest medieval tower villages, you will see an ensemble of 8 combat, 2 semi-combat and 47 residential towers. Find out why Erzi was built here, and reveal the secret of its name. Then you will get acquainted with the subject of special pride of Ingushetia. I will tell you why Vovnushki are especially valued, and I will draw your attention to the details of the entourage complex, consisting of two impregnable castles on the edges of sharp-pointed rocks. And on the approaches, you will be amazed at the powerful defensive walls, which are perceived as part of the mountain.
Traces of the elements, gorges and canyons Passing through the pass connecting two gorges, Daryalovskoe with Karmadonskoe, you will see the consequences of the collapse of the Kolka glacier in 2002. I will tell you what the scale of the disaster was when the gorge was covered with a 200-meter layer of rocks and ice in 20 minutes. And I will show you the tunnel where, presumably, the group of Sergei Bodrov and the equestrian theater "Nart" could have hidden. Towards the end of the trip, you will take in the vastness of the impressive and unusual Kadargavan Canyon
Dargavs - City of the Dead “Defender of the Gorge” is the name of the valley where the famous historical and archaeological monument in the open air is located. You will find out how many names she has and why one of them is Solar. Hear legends about mysterious crypt houses. We will not ignore the ancient funeral rituals of the peoples of the Caucasus and the legends about the Tower of the Bloodline
Alpine monastery and swing over the abyss You will also visit the first spiritual center of Ossetia and the highest operating monastery in Russia - the Alansky Assumption Monastery, located at an altitude of 1300 m and built entirely of stone. Then I'll take you to the dizzying swing for fantastic footage. I will also show you an art object with a letter of the national alphabet
Fortresses and towers Let's go further. On the horizon is one of the largest rock fortresses in the Caucasus - Dzivgis. You will see how our ancestors defended themselves from enemies in the 14th century, touch the history of the Ossetian people and be able to see for themselves the differences in the structure of the fortresses of different republics. And the next point is the tower of Kurt and Taga, the former estate of the princes ruling in the 14th century. Let's talk about the fate of blood brothers, loyalty and betrayal, courage and cowardice
Finally, you will see the monument to the seven brothers Gazdanov, where I will tell a touching and proud story.
- Additional costs: visiting the Vovnushki complex, the observation deck and Dargavs - 100 rubles per person; lunch ~ 400 rubles / person (or you can take a snack with you)
- Take care of comfortable walking shoes
- Important! For people who do not have Russian citizenship, you need to issue a pass 2 weeks in advance.
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering an excursion.