Excursion "Kurtat Gorge"

1500 ₽
per person
Full refund for cancellations up to 72 hours
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Mini group
6 h.
Group size up to 10 persons
Full refund for cancellations up to 72 hours
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Куртатинское ущелье — колыбель осетинской культуры. В этом ущелье концентрировались торговые артерии VIII века. Здесь вы увидите объекты зодчества VIII века, окунетесь в обряды военные и погребальные, услышите о том, как велись военные действия и какая смекалка была у командиров. Вы посетите Дзивгис, Каньон, с. Цмити, самый высокогорный мужской собор Успенский, увидите скальные крепости и фамильные башни, местный вод и бодрящие источники! More details
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Full refund for cancellations up to 72 hours
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Urtata gorge is the cradle of Ossetian culture. The 8th century trading arteries were concentrated in this gorge. Here you will see the objects of architecture of the 8th century, plunge into military and funerary rites, hear about how military operations were conducted and how savvy the commanders were. You will visit such objects as Dzivgis, Canyon, p. Tsmiti, the highest male Cathedral of the Assumption, you will see rocky fortresses and family towers, local waters and invigorating springs!

Excursion program:
1. Monument dedicated to the assignment to the city of Vladikavkaz of the title "City of Military Glory." (Travel)
2. The Monument to PP Barbashov, the first to accomplish the feat, later repeated by Matrosov.
3. Monument to the mother of a soldier who lost her seven sons in World War II.
4. A visit to the rock park and a walk along the “path of miracles” on
bank of the river Phiagdon
5. Monuments to V.I. Lenin, I.V. Stalin, monument “the grieving horse”, in the village of Phiagdon (passing through)
6. Rock fortress in the village of Dzivgis
7. Holy — Assumption Alan monastery

Price
Adult
1500 ₽
per person
For any payment method you must book a ticket through the booking form below and receive confirmation by e-mail and (or) SMS.
What is included in activity

Transfer
Guide

What is not included

museum tickets
personal food

Activity schedule

each day, 9AM

What places will you see

1. Monument dedicated to the assignment to the city of Vladikavkaz of the title "City of Military Glory." (Travel)
2. The Monument to PP Barbashov, the first to accomplish the feat, later repeated by Matrosov.
3. Monument to the mother of a soldier who lost her seven sons in World War II.
4. A visit to the rock park and a walk along the “path of miracles” on
bank of the river Phiagdon
5. Monuments to V.I. Lenin, I.V. Stalin, monument “the grieving horse”, in the village of Phiagdon (passing through)
6. Rock fortress in the village of Dzivgis
7. Holy - Assumption Alan monastery

Activity book period
You can book tour up to 6 hours in advance.
Languages in what activity is performed
English, Russian
Directions to meet your guide

Vladikavkaz, revolyutsii, str., 62

How long your tour will be
6 h.
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Full refund for cancellations up to 72 hours
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