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                                                                    Climbing ELBRUS and KAZBEK 13 days

                                                                                                        Program 2019
day date day's program night meals
1 17.08.2019 Arrival Tbilisi airport. Transfer 165 km, to Gergeti village (the highest part of Kazbegi village), via Jvari-Zedazeni-ancient monastery, Mtskheta-old capital, Ananuri Fortress. During the way it is possible on the highest point - Jvari (Cross) pass 2380m, climb for an acclimatization to Deda-ena peak, ab.3560m with many smaller tops. Bus wait for us. Gergeti guest-house, different room quality, 1750m. Nice view to the mountains and to Kazbek with Sameba monastery on the top of the hills. Gergeti  LD
2 18.08.2019 Acclimatisation walk by alpine pastures enjoying wonderful views of the Trinity Church, 2200m, and Mt. Kazbek behind. Walk up to the Gergeti Pass, 3000m. There is an opportunity to leave a part of climbing equipment there. Descent to Gergeti. There is an opportunity to leave your unnecessary luggage in Gergeti. Gergeti  BLbD
3 19.08.2019 Hike up via Gergeti Glacier to the mountain hut Betlemi (former meteorological station at 3675 m, 7hrs walking from Gergeti). One will not expect much comfort in this high mountain hut, but we try our best. Betlemi Hut BLbD
4 20.08.2019 Acclimatization tour to Kazbek plateau 4200m or Mount Ortsevri 4365m to its pass 4060m or any shoulder. Descent to Betlemi hut, 4-5 hs. Betlemi Hut BLbD
5 21.08.2019 Climb Mt. Kazbek 5033m, start at 2o'clock, about 8 hs. to the top. Descent to Betlemi hut, 2 hs. Total distance 12 km, drop +1350m. Betlemi Hut BLbD
6 22.08.2019 Reserve day. Betlemi Hut BLbD
7 23.08.2019 After breakfast we go down to Gergeti Lodge, 4hrs   Gergeti  BLD
8 24.08.2019 Transfer to Russia. Cross the border and transfer to Baksan valley. Hotel 3* installation 2200 m. TWIN rooms. Hotel 3* BLD
9 25.08.2019 Transfer to Azau station 2440m, Lift to Mir station 3500m. Acclimatization hike to Priut 11 4050m. Night in the “refuge 3900”. Refuge 3900 BLbD
10 26.08.2019 Summit day Mt. Elbrus 5642m. (Option: Using Snowcat to Pastukov rocks, ab. 4650m). Refuge 3900 BLbD
11 27.08.2019 Spare day for Summit. Refuge 3900 BLbD
12 28.08.2019 Transfer to Baksan valley, hotel 3* installation. Hotel 3* BL
13 29.08.2019 Transfer to airport Mineralnye Vody, flight departure. departure B
B – breakfast; L – lunch in the hotel or in café; Lb – lunch bag (sandwich, sweets, fruit, juice); D – dinner.

Price per person for the trip: 1275 €

The price includes:
  • All necessary transfers required for carrying out the trip;
  • Accommodation according to the program;
  • Full board throughout the trip, excluding farewell dinner;
  • NewRoute mountain guide (additional summit guide starting from 7 pax for group with leader and from 4 pax for group without leader; for each 3 clients);
  • NewRoute Outdoor Cook;
  • Necessary formality (visa support, passport registration);
  • National Park fee.

Not included:

  • Flights to / from MinVody airport;
  • Unexpected preliminary evacuation cost;
  • Insurance;
  • Personal expenses, alcohol;
  • Visa costs.           

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