Makhachkala Tourism

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Makhachkala (Russian: Махачкала; IPA: [məxəʂkɐˈla]; Lak: Гьанжи; Avar: МахӀачхъала; Lezgian: Магьачкъала; Rutul: МахаӀчкала; Kumyk, “Fort Maghach”) is the capital city of the Republic of Dagestan, Russia. It is located on the western shore of the Caspian Sea and is home to the Makhachkala Grand Mosque, one of Russia’s largest. As of the 2010 Census, the city had a population of 572,076, making it the largest in the North Caucasus Federal District. The city has an ethnic plurality, with the Avars and Laks as the largest groups. Founded as a fortress of the Russian Empire in 1844 and given city status thirteen years later, the city bore the name of the Russian Tsar Peter the Great until 1921. Since the fall of the Soviet Union, Makhachkala has been affected by Islamist insurgents as part of a republic-wide conflict.

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Facts and Stats for Makhachkala*

  • Pollution Statistics in Makhachkala

    Know the pollution level of Makhachkala before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Makhachkala: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Makhachkala for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Makhachkala.

    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
  • Living in Makhachkala - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 93.75 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.97 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 63.89 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Makhachkala

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Makhachkala

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.21 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 75.86 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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