You will travel to a mesmerizing world of mountain ranges, glaciers, gorges and turbulent rivers. Explore the rock monument, hear the legend of the patron saint of travelers, visit a family who rebuilt their ancestral tower, and appreciate the local scenery from a height of 2,500 meters. And we will share the exciting history of these places and will do our best to make your trip memorable for a long time! Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 6 hours Children Possible with children How it goes By car 8000 rubles per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Breathtaking panoramas On the way, you will see one of the most unusual monuments of the country - an equestrian statue "jumping out" of the rock, dedicated to the mythological hero Uastirdzhi. Then you will drive along the stormy waters of the Ardon mountain river and get to the Tseyskoe gorge. This is where the real adventure begins: you will take a chairlift to the observation deck at an altitude of 2500 meters and appreciate the power and grandeur of the Skaz Glacier. And if the weather permits, you will also walk to the Shagatsikomdon waterfall
Ancestral Ossetian towers Not only natural, but also historical sights await you on the route. Many medieval tower complexes are scattered along the gorge - and we will go to visit the family who restored their ancestral tower. You will hear about the purpose of medieval towers and understand how combat towers differ from residential ones. You will find out why such a building had to be erected in a year and how many head of cattle it cost. And you will also get acquainted with the life of the Ossetians
Ossetian spa To relax after an active holiday, you can swim in a fifty-degree open-air thermal spring. We will tell you who accidentally discovered it and under what circumstances. And we will share other interesting facts about the Caucasus: its traditions, culture, mentality and distinctive folk beliefs.
- Optionally, you can add the Zaramagskoe reservoir and the medieval village of Lisri to the route
- Entrance tickets are not included in the price: hot springs - 250 rubles, cable car - 350 rubles, visit to the tower complex - 350 rubles. Payment is accepted only in cash.
The tour starts at your hotel. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.