Arkhyz attractions

Christian Site in Arkhyz

Lik Khrista

A modern replica of a Byzantine style stone chapel marks the spot on the main road from where pilgrims climb a set of metal stairs to view this ancient rock painting of the face of Christ. The image, also known as t…
Christian Site in Arkhyz

Zelenchuksky Churches

These three 10th-century Byzantine-style stone churches are thought to be located in what was once the capital of Alania, a Christian state destroyed during the Mongol invasions of the 13th century. They are cluster…