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Altai Review

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 9 - 10 day(s)
Group Size: 5 - 15 people
Destination(s): Russia  
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking   Multi-activity  
Season: June - September
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 1000 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1200 Euro (EUR)

Day 1: Airport - Maima. Welcome to Siberia. We can meet you at Novosibirsk airport (450 km), Barnaul airport (250 km) or Gorno-Altaisk airport (10 km). This day of meeting with our team, signing tourist contract. Upon arrive manager of tour gives briefing noting the most important for safety journey.

Day 2: Auto journey to Teletskoe Lake, a pearl of Altai. Upon arrive, you start ship voyage (78 km) along Teletskoe and visit Korbu waterfall located in Altai sanctuary territory. Walking to Kursay Cape (3 km) thrown in incredible beauty of Altai nature.

Day 3: Moving to camp at the confluence of the Chulyshman and the Chulcha River. Country road lies along the left side of the Chulyshman, where you visit archaeological artifacts – stelas and barrows. This day you need to settle a base camp. Trekking to “Stone Mushrooms”.

Day 4: Hiking to Uchar waterfall (16 km) the biggest in Altai. Path lies on the right side of the Chulyshman River near Chulcha creek and then along canyon. Uchar trip takes a whole day to get there and back.

Day 5: Moving to Katu-Yaryk Camp (30 km by car). This day you walk to Kurkure waterfall (6 km). You need to ascent to canyon opening fascinating view of Kurkure Waterfall and Chulyshman valley.

Day 6: Moving to Aktru Valley passin Katu-Yaryk, through Ulagan village past “Dead Lake” Cheibekkel and “Red Gate”. Visiting natural boundary “Pazyryk” which is famous for more than 40 ancient mounds preserved from Scythian. Then along Chuya highway past Kurai village to Kurai steppe.

Day 7: Aktru Glacier. Trekking to Aktru glacier, mountainous Aktru blue Lake or Small Aktru glacier depends on weather conditions and physical level. This travel day will be unforgettable, you will admire charming landscapes of snow peaks and glaciers.

Day 8: Moving to tourist camp “Kochevnik” (80 km by car). Relax day.

Day 9: Day of Leaving tourist camp. Departure. We can assist you in getting the airport or any place you want. Barnaul airport (320 km), Novosibirsk airport (450 km) or Gorno-Altaysk airport (10 km). Transfer to airport is not included into price.

Price Includes:
- guide, translator, cook
- transport from Airport
- insurance
- full board (except the first day and the last day)
- recreational taxes.

Price Excludes:
- airfare
- transport to airport.

- meals from airport to start route point
- Russian bath
- local activities
- transport to airport.

Important: Arriving to cities for your choice: Barnaul, Novosibirsk, Gorno-Altaysk. Age 14+

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

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