Chuya – Katun. Alloy

The rivers of the Altai Republic are an ideal place for active tours on the water. Rafting on the Chuya and Katun rivers will leave an unforgettable impression of an active holiday in a mountainous country. Rivers as different in nature as Chuya and Katun will forever leave an indelible impression on tourists who will go on a water tour along them.

The alloy category is defined as the fourth of 6 possible.

Location

Manzherok village
from
US$ 580
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Duration
6 Days
5 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 6 – 11 Jul, 2025
or
Accommodation
  • Tent
    5 nights
Comfort
  • Basic
Difficulty
Extreme
Tourists require hiking experience or special skills, such as: climbing, extreme rafting, etc.
Group
Up to 14 people
Minimum age
16 years old
Group meet at
Manzherok village
Contact the tour coordinator
Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Rafting on two rivers
We will walk along the rough part of the Chuya River and along the deep Katun River
Overcoming the thresholds
Water tourists will have to overcome such thresholds as Burevesnik, Ilgumen, Turbina, Horizon and others!
Secrets of ancient civilizations
A walking tour to the rock paintings diversify our water trip
The famous Chuisky tract
On the way to the beginning of the rafting, we will learn about the history of the Altai Mountains and the traditions of its indigenous population
Picturesque parking lots
Lovers of pampering will enjoy parking on picturesque sandy beaches surrounded by huge pine trees

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Check-in. Transfer to the Booki river

    Transfer to the starting point of the tour is not included in the price, the manager will help you choose the delivery option.

    The Taezhnik tourist complex is the Booki River.

    A journey along the oldest route of Siberia — the Chui tract.

    Along the way, tourists will learn about the history of the Altai Mountains, about the traditions of its indigenous population.

    Accommodation in tents. 

    Briefing, preparation for the campaign.

    Length: by car – 300 km.

  • Day 2 - Booki River – Turbine Threshold
  • Day 3 - Threshold "Turbine – threshold "Horizon" – Katun River
  • Day 4 - Laguna Sabbath
  • Day 5 - Sabbath – Mouth of the Kayancha River
  • Day 6 - Kayancha – Kuyus river rafting. Transfer to the Taezhnik railway station. Exit
Difficulty
Tourists require hiking experience or special skills, such as: climbing, extreme rafting, etc.
Tour organizer's comments
  • The route is difficult, in order to participate in it, tourists must have experience of water hiking;
  • Children under 16 are not allowed on the route;

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Tent
    5 nights
Comfort
  • Basic

The tour includes overnight stays in tourist tents.

Tent camp 5 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 14 tourists
Minimum age
16 years old
Duration
6 days 5 nights
Group meets at
Manzherok village

Included in price

  • transportation, according to the tour program;
  • tourist parking (payment for a place for tents in equipped camping sites);
  • sauna, according to the tour program;
  • the work of instructors;
  • recreational fees;
  • accident insurance and medical insurance;
  • three meals a day;
  • equipment rental.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Barnaul, Gorno-Altaysk, Novosibirsk and back;
  • delivery to the Taezhnik tourist complex and back;
  • accommodation before and after the tour;
  • meals not included in the tour program.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

1. A backpack, a suitcase or a large travel bag, that is, something in which it is convenient to carry things to the base, special means are issued on the route for transporting things (a drive bag).
2. Sneakers, running shoes (one size larger for hydro socks) or special alloy shoes
3. Thermal underwear or xb T-shirt under a wetsuit.
4. Replacement shoes for camping (slates).
5. A set of clothes for camping – trousers, shirt, shorts, T-shirt, thermal underwear is ideal for an overnight stay, it will also help out if the weather deteriorates.
6. A warm sweater.
7. A warm jacket.
8. A warm hat.
9. Cap or panama hat.
10. Gloves (even simple cotton ones will do).
11. Socks – 2-3 pairs of cotton or linen, 2 pairs of wool
12. Bathing suit.
13. Toilet and hygiene supplies. Including hygienic lipstick and sunscreen with a high protection factor.
14. A small flashlight (headlamp).
15. Individual first aid kit, if you have an individual intolerance to any standard drugs or a need for specific or strictly prescription medicines. The instructor takes the main first aid kit with him.
16. Camera or video camera (optional) with hermetically sealed packaging, as well as a spare battery for it or an external energy storage device, since there will be many species that you want to capture, but there is nowhere to recharge.
17. Tourist seat (hob).
18. Personal tableware (plate, spoon, mug)

Towel (when placed in tents or cabins without amenities).

It is recommended to have your own sleeping bag, designed for temperatures up to -5 degrees. In the absence, a sleeping bag is issued.

The requirement for a set of personal items: nothing superfluous or sharp (without appropriate packages that can damage the hermetic packaging); the camera and movie camera must have special sealed boxes or sealed packaging. 

For the convenience of packaging and additional splash protection, we recommend having plastic bags.

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Dates and Prices

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  • US$ 580
    6 – 11 Jul, 2025 6 days 5 nights
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