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Journey to the largest mountainous river of Altai – the Katun River. A week in the mountains with everyday hiking, immersion to nomadic culture, craft workshops and adventure activities. You can choose the accommodation according to the price of the tour. Comfort option at cozy 4* hotel Klever Resort hotel or Econom option in Guest House Elanda. Everyday you will enjoy excursions to main landmarks of Altai.

Airport of arrival – international flight to Novosibirsk. Otherwise flight to Moscow and then domestic flight to Barnaul or Gorno-Altaisk
Two options of accommodation

Comfort – Klever Resort Hotel 4*, ½ DBL on the bank of mountainous river
Econom – Elanda Lodge. Wooden guest houses, shower and WC outside the cabin in separate building

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Day 1

Acquaintance with Altai

Arrival and accommodation

Day 2

Klondike of Altai

Excursion to Chemal and a workshop in Askat craftsmen village. Patmos Island, hiking excursion to Chemal Hydroelectric Power Station

Day 3

The Taming of the Shrew

Rafting on the Katun River (or motorafting) and a visiting the maral farm. Visit the Kamyshlinskiy waterfall

Day 4

Visiting shamans

Tour of the Karakol Valley (archaeological and ethnographic program). You will see burial mounds, rock drawings, stone steles of various historical ages. Altai throat singing concert, traditional nomadic cuisine

Day 5

Turquoise Katun

Cableway to Mt Malaya Sinyukha, Tavdinsky caves and excursion to apiary where you learn about the secrets of beekeeping

Day 6

Valley of the Mountain Spirits

Hiking along mountainous gorge Che-Chkysh and horse riding

Day 7

Farewell to Altai!

A car transfer to the airports of Barnaul or Novosibirsk. National Museum of the Altai, mummy of the Ukok Princess. City tour. Accommodation at the hotel in Barnaul or Novosibirsk. For those who departing from Gorno-Altaisk - a day of rest in the hotel

Day 8

Farewell to Altai!

Flight to Moscow or other city

accommodation according to the program 1⁄2 DBL, full board meal, ground transfers according to the program, all excursions, which are specified in the program, services of a professional English- speaking guide, tick-borne encephalitis insurance

flight tickets, alcohol, personal expenses

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  • Pricing Name
    Group (Min-Max)
  • Pricing Name Comfort. Klever Resort 4* Hotel
    Start Sunday 12.09.2021
    End Sunday 19.09.2021
    1 - 12 Pax
  • Pricing Name Econom. Elanda Lodge
    Start Sunday 12.09.2021
    End Sunday 19.09.2021
    1 - 12 Pax