The Republic of Dagestan is one of the regions of Russia, located on the shores of the warm Caspian Sea. Sandy beaches stretching for more than 200 km, picturesque mountain ranges with caves and waterfalls, ancient cities and picturesque auls, a kind of local cuisine and traditional Caucasian hospitality - these are the factors that form the basis for the development of resorts in Dagestan.
The unstable situation related to the provision of security, the proximity to Chechnya, was a negative factor that for a long time held back tourism in the region.
Currently, the situation in the republic is quite stable, which makes it possible to predict an increase in visits by travelers to resort towns on the coast, because the season in the Caspian lasts from June to September and even in October the water temperature near the coast is + 17-18 ° C ...
What you need to know
Dagestan has land borders with Azerbaijan, Georgia, by sea it borders with Kazakhstan. The republic is home to 12 peoples and many nationalities that speak different languages (42 languages).
The most numerous ethnic groups are Avars, Dargins, Lezgins and Laks (among which there are also separate groups). Russian is the official language of communication of the multinational republic.
The majority of the population is Muslim, so national traditions should be respected. Women are advised not to appear in public in provocative outfits (superminis and plunging necklines). Smoking and drinking alcohol in public or on the street is also indecent behavior, especially for the female population, and can draw negative attention.
The main directions of recreation: climatic resorts, mountain tourism, visiting historical sites.
The climate in Dagestan varies from region to region. Main climatic zones: flat mountainous and foothill. The Caspian coast has a subtropical climate, but with little rainfall.
The weather in autumn in the coastal areas is quite warm (+ 25 °), especially in September, the water temperature is + 23 °, in mountainous areas it is colder (+ 22 °). October and November are already cooler (17 ° and 11 °). Little precipitation (1-2 days per month).
In summer, the air warms up to + 28 ° - + 30 ° C, and the water up to + 26 ° C. The Caspian Sea is very warm because it is shallow.
According to statistics, about 50% of financial resources in the Republic of Dagestan are concentrated in the hands of 20% of citizens. These include businessmen who at one time decided to start their own business. With business acumen and perseverance, they became successful and secured a solid income. Today, you can make money in a wide variety of areas. There are many opportunities to open your own business in Dagestan. They assume the need for a material and technical base and a minimum start-up capital. Among a huge selection of promising areas, a novice businessman can choose the most suitable option for him, based on his budget and preferences.
Before starting your own business, it is worth considering the following points:
Having solved these nuances, it will be easier to choose the best option for starting your own business.
The construction of such facilities has become widely demanded in recent years, because the popularity of baths in houses and even apartments has increased significantly. If you have knowledge in the construction business or can hire experienced craftsmen on the staff, this business will be profitable for you for several reasons:
When starting such a business, it is worth taking care of the availability of tools and equipment. The costs for it will amount to approximately 9-10 thousand rubles. At the same time, the net profit from one order for the construction of a bath reaches 35 thousand or more.
You can start such a business in several stages:
Dagestan is the southernmost, colorful and multinational region of Russia. The saying that Dagestan has everything is perfect for him. Indeed, everything is here - the gentle Caspian Sea, endless sandy beaches, mild climate, majestic mountains and monuments of ancient architecture, authentic mountain villages and invariable Caucasian hospitality.
The most popular cities of the republic are the capital Makhachkala, which has been actively developing tourism in recent years, and the magnificent Derbent, one of the oldest cities on Earth. But the main thing, why is it worth coming to Dagestan, is, of course, nature.
The name of the republic in translation from the Turkic sounds like "Country of mountains", but Dagestan is known not only for its majestic rocks. Here incredible waterfalls make noise, endless valleys amaze with shades of emerald, gorges and canyons make you hold your breath.
The most beautiful canyon, it is also a tourist attraction number 1 in the republic - the famous Sulak canyon. It is one of the three deepest canyons in the world, second only to the South American giants.
However, the third place does not detract from its beauty at all - in recent years it has been the most popular tourist route in the republic.
People come here to take a selfie against the backdrop of a dizzying view, enjoy incredible landscapes, and sometimes even meet the dawn.
In Dagestan, there are many such incredible places with the prefix "very-very". Dune Sarykum, the mystery of nature and the largest "sandbox" of Eurasia. Saltinsky underground waterfall, Karadakh gorge, ghost aul Gamsutl, mountain Gunib, Samur forest, the only subtropical liana forest in Russia. Sacred Shalbuzdag, historical Derbent, the village of Kubachi craftsmen.
But they begin their acquaintance with the republic, as a rule, from Makhachkala. The capital of Dagestan is a modern, active, dynamically developing city. It supports all communication routes - the city has an airport, railway and bus stations. The tourist infrastructure is represented by a variety of hotels, restaurants, shopping and entertainment centers.
In the evening you can walk along the embankment, and in the afternoon - relax on the city beaches of Makhachkala or its satellite city, Kaspiysk. There are historical sights in Makhachkala, and beautiful places, and walking routes. However, for a genuine immersion in history, you need to go to Derbent.
Medieval baths, madrasahs, majestic stone gates, cobbled streets create a special atmosphere.
Don't miss the Friday Mosque, one of the oldest in the world and the oldest in the country.
And of course take a walk through the magnificent Derbent fortress, its uniqueness is confirmed by the World Organization of UNESCO.
Tour starts: Makhachkala
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Tour route: Sulak canyon → Gimry → Gunib village → Kubachi → Kala-Koreish → Derbent
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Discover Dagestan - the beauty of its rocks and rapid mountain rivers, the grandeur of historical monuments and pristine nature, the skill of local jewelers and the hospitality of its residents.
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