Around 7km north of Karachayevsk, a dirt road leads uphill from the Ossetian village below to this early 10th-century Alanian church, one of the oldest, still-functioning chapels in the Russian Federation. The Byzan…
This park has a small museum with stuffed animals and info on wildlife and geology as well as a mini zoo with deer, foxes, wolves and other local fauna.
You can swim, fish and rent boats at this small lake bordering the main road running through Teberda.
This 600m long trout-filled lake, 7km northeast of Dombay, is best reached by taxi (around R400).