Kaleidoscope of Altai

An easy sightseeing route through the Altai Republic will be an excellent option for a family vacation. You will see picturesque mountain passes, one of the most beautiful roads in the world, fascinating Altai lakes and waterfalls.

In addition, this tour is full of activities that will allow you to try your hand at various types of tourism!

Location

S. Manzherok
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Duration
9 Days
8 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 16 – 24 Jun
    • 23 Jun – 1 Jul
    • 28 Jun – 6 Jul
    • 30 Jun – 8 Jul
    • 7 – 15 Jul
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Accommodation
  • Camp Site
    8 nights
Comfort
  • Basic+
Difficulty
Moderate
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers
Group
Up to 14 people
Minimum age
7 years old
Group meet at
S. Manzherok
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Panorama of the Katun River Valley
We will take a chairlift up to the observation deck of the Malaya Sinyukha mountain
Altai Mars
Let's take unusual photos against the background of various shades of red, orange and blue-green-purple mountains of Kyzyl-Chin
Secrets of history
We will visit the mounds of the Pazyryk culture, where we will learn about the excavation of mounds and the burial culture of the ancient inhabitants of the region
Rafting on the Katun River
An exciting rafting trip with a visit to the Kamyshlinsky waterfall awaits us
Boat trip
We will cross Lake Teletskoye by boat from south to north
Summer houses
We will live in wooden summer houses – closer to nature!

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Check-in, A.V. Anokhin Museum

    Meeting guests at the airport of Gorno-Altaisk with a group transfer. 

    Moving to the eco—hotel is where the group gathers.

    Breakfast for those who arrived at the hotel before 10:30. Getting to know the group and the guide.

    Check-in to the rooms as soon as they are ready.

    Lunch at the cafe.

    Transfer to Gorno-Altaysk. 

    Visit to the A.V. Anokhin Museum. A tour of the museum.

    Supper.

    Length: by car – 35 km.

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  • Day 2 - Rafting on Katun, horseback riding to the Devil's Finger
  • Day 3 - Ascent to Malaya Sinyukha, transfer to the cordon, ethno-museum
  • Day 4 - Lake Aru-Kem, Chuisky tract
  • Day 5 - Geyser Lake, Altai Mars
  • Day 6 - Krasnye Vorota, Ulagan Pass, Pazyryk mounds, Katu-Yaryk Pass, Chulyshman River Valley
  • Day 7 - A walk to the Kurkure waterfall, an excursion to the Maldanash waterfall (optional)
  • Day 8 - Crossing the Chulyshman by motorboat, Stone mushrooms
  • Day 9 - Boat trip on Lake Teletskoye, departure
Difficulty
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers
Tour organizer's comments

The route is simple, suitable for family holidays, parents with children over 10 years old, or from 7 years old (without participation in rafting) can participate in it.

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Camp Site
    8 nights
Comfort
  • Basic+

The tour provides accommodation in summer wooden houses with on-site facilities (shower/bath, toilet).

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

  • 94,000 rubles/person – for double occupancy in cabins (except for nights at the cordon);.
  • 112,000 rubles/person – for single occupancy in cabins (except for nights at the cordon).
Taezhnik Tourist Complex  2 nights

The tourist complex "Taezhnik" is located at the foot of Mount Cherepan, next to the Chui tract near the village of Manzherok.

Accommodation in summer houses, on-site facilities.

Aru-kem cordon 1 night
Eco-complex "Nomad" 2 nights
Tourist complex in the Chulyshmanskaya valley 3 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 14 tourists
Minimum age
7 years old
Duration
9 days 8 nights
Group meets at
S. Manzherok

Included in price

  • three meals a day throughout the route (in a cafe, plus a snack at the radial exits according to the program);
  • transportation, according to the tour program;
  • the work of instructors; 
  • the work of a water tourism instructor;
  • payment of fees for visiting sightseeing sites (in accordance with the tour program); 
  • boat rental on Lake Teletskoye; 
  • payment for accommodation in cabins without amenities;
  • recreational fees;
  • entrance tickets to the attractions;
  • crossings over the Chulyshman River (to the Kurkure waterfall and Stone mushrooms);
  • baths according to the program;
  • medical accident insurance.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Gorno-Altaisk;
  • delivery to the Taezhnik tourist complex and back, except for a group transfer from/to the airport of Gorno-Altaysk, provided as a gift;
  • meals not specified in the tour program;
  • Antiklesch insurance – 400 rubles, is issued and paid in advance;
  • accommodation before and after the end of the tour;
  • the sauna is over the program.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

1. Travel bag, suitcase or backpack, for transporting personal items from your home and throughout the route.

2. A small backpack that will be useful to you during radial exits, for carrying all sorts of small things (bottles of water, napkins, sunscreen, etc.)

3. Comfortable shoes (sneakers, sneakers. Shoes should not be new and rub) and socks, preferably cotton, 2-3 pairs.

4. Warm clothes. You should always be prepared for the fact that it can be cold in the mountains even in July. (Sweatshirt or sweater, beanie, warm socks, insulated trousers or something to wear under trousers)

5. Comfortable outerwear. Trousers that do not restrict movement, in which it will be convenient to walk over rough terrain (as well as take a horse ride, if it is included in your chosen tour), a windbreaker that does not blow through or a light jacket, you can also use an option that protects from rain.

6. A headdress (cap, hat, bandana, etc.) is required!

7. Sunglasses and sun protection products with a high degree of protection (UF 40-50).

8. 2-3 T-shirts or T-shirts (or something similar) and/or light shirts with long sleeves (so as not to burn in the sun)

9. Personal hygiene products (towel, personal mug, etc.).

10. Individual medicines. A general first aid kit is issued for the group, but it contains a standard set of standard ailments.

11. Means of photo-video fixation of the surrounding world of mountains, with a stock of flash drives and charging equipment.

12. For those who have chosen a tour with a water excursion, take with you clothes for a wetsuit (something like thin underwear or a T-shirt and shorts or breeches) and shoes like sneakers, quick-drying.

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