Zheleznovodsk is calm and lush greenery, mountain landscapes and the palace of the eastern emir, almost forest paths and, of course, mineral springs. You will stroll through the most picturesque part of the city, past the main attractions and drink healing water. And I will fill these 2 hours with stories about the development of the resort and about the treatment with waters then and now. Individual excursion for 1–4 people Duration 3 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car Rating 5 on 6 reviews RUB 4000 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
History and main wealth of Kavminvod This is the name of the region of the Caucasian Mineral Waters - nature has generously endowed this beautiful mountainous region. Healing mineral springs are everywhere here. At the beginning of the 19th century, thanks to them, our Zheleznovodsk appeared. I will talk about the founding of the city, and about its path, and in general about the significance of the region. You will be transported to the era when hydrotherapy was born in the Caucasus, you will learn about the development of balneology and how people recovered on the waters in the past and are treated today
The most beautiful places of Zheleznovodsk The walk will take place in the resort part of the city, in a natural forest. We will start from the place of the first spring, now Lermontovsky - this is where the first visitors of the "Iron Waters" came. On the terrace of Mount Zheleznaya, we will pass by the Emir of Bukhara's dacha - a real palace of the early 20th century with oriental elements, past the Musical Gazebo and Eggs of Desires. This path will lead to the Pushkin Gallery and two more springs. Of course, you yourself will try the local mineral waters. Following the cascade stairs with fountains and fabulous sculptures, we will go down to the mud baths, and also take a look at the building of the postal stagecoach station
The sights will not remain just points on the map: I will tell you about the people with which these buildings are connected, about the resort public of the 19th century and about the writers inspired by Zheleznovodsk, I will answer any questions about the city and Kavminvody.
- I will pick you up in Pyatigorsk and bring you back.
- There are no additional costs.
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