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Good way to kill some time

It's a good way to see over the city. When I was there it was clear enough to see Elbrus in the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Odyssey64261273080
A bit of a wait, but great view from the top

They can only take about 20 in each car, and it’s approximately 15 minutes between cable car runs... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Phil T
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2 days ago
“Good way to kill some time”
6 Oct 2018
“A bit of a wait, but great view from the top”
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Gagarina Blvd., 1 | Stop of the Bus № 1 Cable Car, Pyatigorsk 357502, Russia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a good way to see over the city. When I was there it was clear enough to see Elbrus in the distance. Not far out of town and a nice stroll through the city together there.

Thank Odyssey64261273080
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

They can only take about 20 in each car, and it’s approximately 15 minutes between cable car runs, so do the math in line. We waited about an hour to get on a cable car. The view from the top is great and you can...More

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kanatkakmw, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Cable Car, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your feedback! Thank you very much for your feedback! A little wrong information, unfortunately, you have. The maximum waiting time is 10 minutes, this is if there is no queue. And when we have a queue, a maximum of 5-7...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

We used it one way to the Mashuk because some visitors recommended to walk way back . I wish we got Cable car return because the road way back was covered by wet snow and 5.2 km walk took us approx. 2 hours . I...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We took the cable ride back and forth. Nice view but nothing special. It is much better spending your time and money going to the Elbrus national park from there.

Thank 70ava
Reviewed 17 August 2017

There is a road that you can use to hike up the mountain, but it takes more than 1hr. The cable cart is few minutes. The view is just amazing and worth it.

Thank Nadirx20
kanatkakmw, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Cable Car, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for your response

Reviewed 20 October 2015

It is definitely worth it to use the cable car to look down on the city and view the beautiful landscape and mountains.

Thank FlightAngel
Reviewed 30 July 2015

It was amzing feeling to ride in this. Was amazing view and speed of this cable car was exciting. I love ride and missing it.

Thank Sultan M
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Definitely worth going up Mashuk, if the weather is good. I was told it is possible to see Elbrus on a good day. (Europe's highest mountain) 500m above Pyatigorsk, with a path around the summit, allows views in all directions. The signposts are not official...More

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