Chegem Canyon, Nalchik

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  • Chegem excursion left a lasting impression of the flight in the mountain fairy tale. On the lower Chegeme boulders so dominate a person that you feel murav'ishkoj). But on the upper Chegeme as much air, tranquility and the Majesty of the mountains! Want to stretch your hands and take off). If you take an excursion to Chegem-take necessary and in the lower and Upper. Sometimes carry only Lower and this catastrophically little, because it's two different worlds and seeing only one of them you will not have the completeness of impressions, which got us). At the bottom of huge boulders, hot and noisy mountain river, waterfalls, and upstairs. at the top of the full feeling of grandeur nature and flying over the world). Upper Chegem in bad weather happens to be completely cut off from civilization, so of course, the weather should be perfect. You have to go on the mountain road when the Pebble under the wheel of the flies away into the abyss). At the top you'll see among the old Tower, which zapechetlena in the film Balabanov "war", yet there is an ancient cemetery (see photo). Half a year has passed since our excursions and impressions is still bright! When we went back down, then we had dinner at the Cafe directly opposite the falls. Very delicious with cheese were hychiny, but the kebab was hard and wiry. Even bought from local resident wine "Blend 7 herbs with honey", this wine I never tried (before buying wine on the tasting). In General, about the trip his did not take and remember it with trembling:).
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  • Have you ever been to a fairy tale? If you want to see, and visit-visit the Gorge. Just don't be in a hurry. Here to see the top, listen to the noise of trees, feel the tinkling water. Spring water has a unique taste. The Gorge does not tolerate bustle ... Once in it, you will return to the waiting ...
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  • The Caucasus is a terrific place where many beautiful scenery)) is one of such places is chegem Gorge with its waterfalls)) this stunningly beautiful waterfalls in summer and captivating huge icicles in winter))
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