In the arms of autumn. Auto tour of the Altai Mountains

Autumn in Altai is especially good, the nature of Altai is divine, the soul rejoices from the incredible bright colors and endless rainbow colors. The warm sun warms with gentle rays. The breath of autumn is felt everywhere. Sunsets and sunrises strike you on the spot with unimaginable colors and unspeakable beauty.

Location

Altai Republic, Gorno-Altaisk
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Duration
5 Days
4 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 2 – 6 Oct
    • 7 – 11 Oct
    • 13 – 17 Oct
    • 18 – 22 Oct
    • 24 – 28 Oct
or
Accommodation
  • or
    Guest House, Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 10 people
Minimum age
6 years old
Group meet at
Altai Republic, Gorno-Altaisk
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Contemporaries of the mammoths
We will visit the only nursery of pure-blooded Belovezhskaya bison beyond the Urals
Cable car
Enjoy the view of the surrounding mountains, the Katuni Valley and Lake Manzherok from the modern comfortable cabins of the lift
Natural products of Altai
We will visit the fair of Altai and Mongolian goods and souvenirs, buy honey, herbal teas, pine nuts

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Askat Masters

    Meeting of participants at the airport of Gorno-Altaisk from 9:00 to 10:30. 

    Transfer to Chemalsky district, Altai Republic, check-in in cabins at the base, surrounded on all sides by picturesque mountain ranges.

    The beautiful Katun River is within walking distance. 

    After lunch, a sightseeing tour of the village of Askat. 

    The village is comfortably located at the foot of Menzhelik Mountain, which we will climb and admire the picturesque surroundings and the Katun River. 

    Askat is famous for the presence of masters of various crafts: pottery, leather making, painting, painting and wood carving, etc. 

    During the tour, we will visit the Bai-Terek ethnocall, where the works of local artists and master ceramists are exhibited: paintings, jewelry, musical instruments, souvenirs, etc., a silver spring.

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  • Day 2 - Manzherok and Kamyshlinsky waterfall
  • Day 3 - Legends of Chemal
  • Day 4 - Orocto Bridge
  • Day 5 - The bison nursery. Departure
Difficulty
For any person
Tour organizer's comments

Sightseeing car tour with radial exits.

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • or
    Guest House, Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale

The tour provides accommodation in a guest house, rooms with amenities.

The cost of the tour for 1 person, depending on the accommodation, RUB.:

Two- three- localSingle room
36 80042 800

Below are the possible accommodation options, please specify more details when booking.

Guest house “Sinilga” or The Vremena Goda Hotel 4 nights
Guest house “Sinilga”

Guest House Usadba Sinilga features a terrace, a garden, a shared lounge, a shared kitchen, a ski storage room and barbecue facilities.

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Another option
The Vremena Goda Hotel

Vremena Goda Mini-Hotel is located in Askat village. It offers: parking for private cars, shuttle service, tour desk, Wi-Fi access. The rooms are decorated in a classic style with wooden decor elements. 

In each room there is a comfortable sleeping place, a wardrobe, a workplace, a personal bathroom. Meals can be prepared in the shared kitchen, equipped with necessary appliances and a dining area. The buffet is open. A continental breakfast is served in the morning. There is a supermarket nearby.

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 10 tourists
Minimum age
6 years old
Duration
5 days 4 nights
Group meets at
Altai Republic, Gorno-Altaisk

Included in price

  • transportation (Mitsubishi delica or SsangYong Istana depending on the number of participants);
  • accommodation specified in the program;
  • set breakfast 2-5 days;
  • accompanying a guide;
  • payment of all recreational fees on excursions.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Gorno-Altaisk and back;
  • meals not specified in the program (lunches, dinners), there are two possible options for catering:
    • meals at the cafe. The average check is 500 rubles;
    • cooking food on your own. There is an equipped kitchen.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • a warm set of clothes: a windproof jacket, a sweater, warm trousers or a fleece suit, a hat, several warm socks;
  • raincoat/waterproof suit with hood; 
  • summer hiking comfortable things (several T-shirts, shorts, trousers, socks, a sun hat - a cap or a bandana); 
  • shoes – comfortable, well-worn boots or sneakers, slates or sandals for relaxation; 
  • a small backpack for things on excursions, walks (to put a jacket, a water bottle, a first aid kit, etc.); 
  • personal hygiene items, a small towel;
  • individual first aid kit, individual medicines, in the presence of chronic diseases;
  • 0.5 l bottle under water; 
  • sunscreen, sunglasses (high solar activity);
  • swimsuit;
  • a camera or video camera with hermetically sealed;
  • cash for souvenirs, other personal expenses;
  • documents, passport, MHI policy;
  • insurance against tick-borne encephalitis in case of its presence;
  • repellents, tick protection products (the highest tick activity in May and early June).
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Dates and Prices

  • US$ 408
    2 – 6 Oct 5 days 4 nights
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  • US$ 408
    7 – 11 Oct 5 days 4 nights
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  • US$ 408
    13 – 17 Oct 5 days 4 nights
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  • US$ 408
    18 – 22 Oct 5 days 4 nights
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  • US$ 408
    24 – 28 Oct 5 days 4 nights
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