©

Cherkessk trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Cherkessk

(5/5 based on 20 reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: parks
Cherkessk is the capital city of the Karachay-Cherkess Republic, Russia, as well as its political, economic, and cultural center. Its population was 129,069 (in 2010).NamesIn Russian, the city is called and has similar names in the languages of the city's other major ethnic groups. In Karachay, it is or ; in Kabardian, it is or ; in Abaza, it is or ; in Nogai, it is and in Ukrainian, it is .For its first century of existence, Cherkessk was a stanitsa, a village inside a Cossack host, which from 1825 to 1931 was named Batalpashinskaya stanitsa and nicknamed Pashinka In 1931, it was renamed Batalpashinsk, and then in quick succession Sulimov in 1934 for Daniil Sulimov, Chairman of the Council of People's Commissars of the Russian SFSR, and following Sulimov's execution in the Great Purge, Yezhovo-Cherkessk in 1937 for Nikolai Yezhov, head of the NKVD. With Yezhov's arrest, the initial "Yezhovo-" was dropped, and the city received its present name in 1939.
Use our Russia travel itinerary planner to plan your trip to Cherkessk and other destinations in Russia.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Cherkessk

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Cherkessk

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Cherkessk:
Winter sports, nightlife, museums
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, parks, museums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Fun & games, parks, classes
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, nature, parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Sightseeing, beaches
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to North Caucasian District

18 days in Russia, Georgia & Istanbul BY A USER FROM TURKEY May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Grozny BY A USER FROM TURKEY April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Russia BY A USER FROM RUSSIA August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Russia BY A USER FROM RUSSIA August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Russia BY A USER FROM RUSSIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Russia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Essentuki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Russia BY A USER FROM JAMAICA January, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Russia BY A USER FROM JAMAICA January, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 39 days in Russia BY A USER FROM MOROCCO December, outdoors, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Elbrussky District BY A USER FROM ROMANIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News