Add to favorite
russian visa

Alagir is a city in Russia, the administrative center of the Alagir District of North Ossetia.

The city is located on the banks of River Ardon at its exit from the Alagir Gorge of mountains of Greater Caucasus into Ossetian Plain, 54 km to the west of Vladikavkaz.

Alagir has the population of 20211 people (as of 2016).

In the suburb of Alagir there is a balneological Resort of Tamisk with sulphidic sulfate-magnesium-calcium water springs.

Alagir is considered to be an ancient historical city. It was founded in 1850 as the settlement of the silver and lead plant that functioned till 1897. Until 1863 it was named Mountain Village.

Tags: Alagir Republic of North Ossetia-Alania    



Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

  (Republic of North Ossetia-Alania)

Cities of the region


Multimedia Art Museum  Evgeny Zhirkov  Exhibitions in Moscow  Monuments to People  New Year  Arktikmor Neftegaz Razvedka  VKontakte  Pinocchio  Russian Foreign Ministry  FC Anzhi Makhachkala  Rosa Khutor  Russian medicine  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Travel  Russia Travel Tips  beekeeping museum   Nevelsk  Russian science  Euroset   Tourism and hospitality Forum   Smolensk  Moscow  Vladimir Nemukhin  Isilkul  alcohol in Russia   St. Petersburg  Russian society  Filling Stations  Sergei Shoigu  Russian scientists  Russian cities  Manezh Square  OMON  Russian tourism  investment  Yekaterinburg  Russian Cinema  Russian economy  Sverdlovsk region  ROSCOSMOS  Lipetsk   Time of Troubles  Kabardino-Balkaria  Scientific Exhibitions  Alexandrovsky Garden  Arkhangelsk region  Russian business  Dagestan  Evgenia Linovich   Moscow hotels 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites