Shopping in Russian Caucasus

  • Shopping in Central Caucasus

    Balkarskiy Market

    Also known as the 'wool market', this is the place to shop for local products made from wool and fur, such as shawls, blankets, rugs and spectacularly shaggy hats. You're sure to find bear skins and stuffed animal heads here, too. The riverside location and shashyk stands make it a good place for an alfresco lunch.

  • Shopping in Black Sea Coast

    Krasnaya Polyana Tasting Complex

    Step inside this little shop to sample the local liqueurs, balsams and wines – many of which are infused with mountain herbs, fruit and honey from Krasnaya Polyana and nearby Abkhazia.

  • Shopping in Central Caucasus

    Adyge Une

    This excellent souvenir shop specialises in local Karabardian and Circassian items including fur hats, traditional clothing, pottery and beautifully wrought Dagestani silver jewellery.

  • Shopping in Central Caucasus

    Dom Knigy

    This store has a selection of Caucasus maps.