Trekking.North of Elbrus region

Tour program

Day 1

 

Arrival to Mineralnye Vody international airport, meeting with the representative of the tour operator. Group transfer to Kislovodsk. Check-in in a three stars hotel, spare time. Lunch is not included. Meeting with the guide and walking tour around the famous Kislovodsk Park. First you will go up the cable way to see the magnificent view of Elbrus. Then you will go down through the Park, past the Mirror pound and chiming Olkhovka river with “Lady’s whim” bridge. You will have an opportunity to taste three types of Kislovodsk mineral springs in the Main Drinking Gallery and we will finish our tour at the Main Mineral Water Baths. You will have dinner on your own in one of numerous cafes of Kislovodsk’s Kurortny boulevard.

Day 2

Breakfast, check-out from the hotel. You will go for guided a jeep tour to the north of the Elbrus Region. You will visit Bermamyt plateau (2600 m), the highest point of Rocky ridge. This is confirmed by the height of Low Bermamyt mountain (2642 meters above sea level). From this point you will see splendid view of Elbrus, which is only 20 kilometers away. You will be astounded by the splendor of unspoilt nature and eagles and vultures flying by in the endless sky. Lunch to go, hot tea. In the evening you will arrive to the base camp in the Emanuel Glade (2500 m). Supper. Travelers will stay in fixed camping tents, two in each tent. Tents are equipped with trestle-beds, ground pads, sleeping bags with cotton bedding, table, bedside chest, electric light. On the secure territory of the camp you will find outdoor shower, WC, café.

Day 3

After brunch our experienced guide will take you to magnificent waterfalls Sultan and Karakyan-Su, you also will see white Narzan, mineral water springs of Dzhily-Su. Trip time is 4 hours. Lunch to go. Return to base camp, spare time. Supper.

Day 4

Breakfast. Today you will take a training trip to the amazing rock formation, “Stone mushrooms” (2800 m). You will go through former German runway, with moon-like landscape around. This trip will take 5-6 hours, lunch to go. Return to the base camp, spare time. Supper.

Day 5

After breakfast you will climb to the mountain shelter “Teply stan” (3800 m). This will not be an easy trip, although thanks to the experience of the guide and elaborate stops plan, you will successfully make it to the top and enjoy your hot lunch in the shelter. Supper.

Day 6

Breakfast. Descend to the Emmauel Glade camp, lunch. Spare time. Packing. Transfer to Kislovodsk, checking in the hotel, supper is not included.

Day 7

Breakfast. Group transfer to Mineralnye Vody airport, departure. For additional payment you can order the individual transfer.

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