The journey time according to Google Maps is about 5 hours 36 minutes.
Form of transport - minibus Gazelle Price, the cost of transport services - 9 000 Russia rubles
A detailed map of the route, transfers, transportation, travel for hiking Krasnodar - Arkhyz in Karachay-Cherkessia, Stavropol territory.
Attention! Transport minibus service Gazelle for those tourists who need to get in Arkhyz fastest. We will meet a tour group at the train station, Krasnodar airport and help you to get to a particular place in the mountains of Karachay - Cherkessia.
1. The Route Krasnodar - Maykop - Psebay - Zelenchuk - Arkhyz.
This is the shortest route to the village of Arkhyz, which is in the mountains of Karachay-Cherkesia Stavropol territory. Travel the road of our journey will be slightly less than 380 km and will be faster the 2nd option described below. In the city of Maikop is the gas filling, in which it will be convenient to stop along the way, and relatively inexpensive hypermarket "Magnet", which stands right beside the road on the outskirts of the capital of Adygeya.
Describing how it is possible to travel from Krasnodar to Arkhyz, you can briefly say the following. At the first stage after leaving the city of Krasnodar our minibus Gazelle will move the most quickly, because the road Krasnodar - Maykop fairly smooth and straight, drove in Maikop, of course, the speed will decrease. We follow here at hakurate street with a crossing in the city for about 15-20 minutes and after passing the railway crossing, we find ourselves at the edge of it. There are many small stalls, shops and eateries, you can stop to have hot coffee and to buy groceries. This field will continue to move in the direction of Labinsk little over 40 miles, on reaching which turn to the p. Mostovskoy. Several tens of kilometers and continuing to get to p. Arkhyz we will pass the item Psebay, and a little later we reach the border with Karachaevo-Circasian Republic. Here our average speed Gazelle significantly reduced and will amount to 40 - 60 km/h. But, here we would expect, it is quite likely a thorough verification of documents from all our passengers, (all the same boundary as in any way). Next, gradually winding her way in Karachay-Cherkesia, we will not go very fast past settlements and gradually get to the station Zelenchukskaya - one of the largest and most important settlements of the Republic. Upon reaching the village centre, at the traffic lights we turn right and continue to get in the Arkhyz from time to time crossing the small villages in its path. Now we're headed into the mountains and to drive in Arkhyz, we will need to overcome only about 50 km of road, with the most interesting and beautiful cut.
The last dozens of kilometers, transfers, transportation, travel for hiking in Arkhyz from Krasnodar will take place along a small river called Small Zelenchuk, and all around is will be visible mountain slopes. One of the pictures on this site visible at the beginning of the description, and those who want to see more images click on the link at the end of the article in the section photo gallery. Just before p. Arkhyz can be seen with the naked eye Zelenchuksky astronomical Observatory, and stop to see the famous rock Face of Christ, taste the local "Checiny", to try the buttermilk from goat's milk, and so on.
2. The Route Krasnodar - Kropotkin - Armavir - Nevinnomissk - Cherkessk - Zelenchuk - Arkhyz.
The distance of 432 km and time transfers, transportation, travel for hiking Krasnodar, Arkhyz will be approximately 30 minutes more with the first option. So the second route which can be reached from Krasnodar to Arkhyz is not quite convenient, and we consider it simply as an existing one.
How convenient for us to drive from Krasnodar, Krasnodar region in Arkhyz, Karachaevo-Cherkess, Zelenchuk region, Stavropol territory: Krasnodar - Ust-Labinsk - Petrozavodsk - p. Mostovskoy Mosty district - Psebay then Karachay-Cherkesia - p. Kurjinovo - Zelenchukskaya (in the center of svetopribor to right) - Daucus - bottom Ermolovka - p. Arkhyz. Arkhyz photo - transfers, transportation, travel for hiking, Karachay-Cherkesia, Stavropol Krai.
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