Winter Altai

A fairy tale turned into reality, allowing you to spend time in the fresh, frosty air, plunge into the sensations of childhood admiring the snow-capped mountains and trees. 

Staying in warm, cozy rooms, you will make fascinating excursions in a comfortable warm minibus. During the tour you will visit such interesting places as the island of Patmos, surrounded by the bright turquoise waters of Katun against the background of dazzling white snow, Blue lakes, the color of which against the background of crystal white snow will fascinate anyone, as well as other interesting places in the Altai Mountains.

Location

Gorno-Altaysk
from
US$ 853
US$ 802
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Duration
6 Days
5 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 1 – 6 Nov
    • 2 – 7 Jan, 2025
    • 21 – 26 Feb, 2025
or
Accommodation
  • Camp Site
    5 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 14 people
Minimum age
6 years old
Group meet at
Gorno-Altaysk
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Swan Lake
We will admire the snow-white flock of swans and the picturesque panorama of the lake from the observation deck
Ski resort
We will visit the GLK "Manzherok", climb the cable car, and if desired, ride buns, skiing or snowboarding
Snow ridges of the Chui tract
We will drive along one of the most beautiful roads in the world in winter attire, make stops at mountain passes and the confluence of rivers

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - A.N. Anokhin Museum

    Check-in.

    Breakfast in the cafe for those who arrived at Taezhnik before 10:30, for those who arrived later – lunch at 13:00.

    Lunch at the cafe of the eco-hotel "Taezhnik".

    After lunch, an excursion to the A.N. Anokhin Museum in Gorno-Altaisk, where the exposition of the burial place of Princess Ukok is presented, as well as guests will learn the history of Altai.

    On this day, an excursion to Tugaya Mountain, which is located in the city, to the Zaisanov gazebo, is possible.

    This tour will take place provided that more than half of the group members agree and if there is free time during daylight hours.

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  • Day 2 - Kamyshlinsky waterfall and GLK "Manzherok"
  • Day 3 - Tour of Chemal – the hot heart of Altai
  • Day 4 - Swan Lake and Belokurikha
  • Day 5 - Chuisky tract: the Seminsky and Chike-Taman passes, the confluence of Chuya and Katuni
  • Day 6 - Departure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Camp Site
    5 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale

The tour provides accommodation at the Taezhnik tourist complex or similar.

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

1-local2-local3-local (only for a single application)
92 50070 50068 500
Tourist complex "Taezhnik" or similar 5 nights

The Taezhnik tourist complex is located 2.5 km from the village of Manzherok.

Accommodation in rooms with amenities of the "Standard+" category. The area is 18 sq. m.

Capacity for up to 4 seats: 2 main and 2 additional seats. Children under 4 years old can be accommodated without a separate bed. 

Room facilities: 
Electronic equipment: TV, mini fridge, hair dryer
Bathroom: bath towels, sink, toilet, water heater, toiletries, shower, slippers.
Beds: double bed or two separate beds.
Furniture: chairs, sofa bed, wardrobe, table, bedside tables.
Other: tea pairs.

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 14 tourists
Minimum age
6 years old
Duration
6 days 5 nights
Group meets at
Gorno-Altaysk

Included in price

  • accommodation in heated rooms (Standard+);
  • three meals a day from breakfast on the day of the start of the tour to breakfast on the day of departure;
  • the work of a guide;
  • transportation by minibus according to the tour program;
  • entrance fees and recreational fees;
  • accident insurance and medical insurance;
  • delivery from GA airport in a group format is provided free of charge, any other type of delivery is at an additional cost, the fare is set by the carrier.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Barnaul, Gorno-Altaysk, Novosibirsk and back;
  • delivery from any place, or in any other way, except for a group transfer from/to the airport.;
  • additional services not included in the tour program, including the services of the all-season resort Manzherok, are not included in the tour program.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • documents (passport and MHI policy);
  • underwear (comfortable, preferably cotton) and thermal underwear (warm, multi-layered);
  • woolen and synthetic warm socks (several pairs);
  • warm sweater (woolen, woolen or fleece);
  • insulated trousers (not restricting movements.), ski trousers are suitable;
  • insulated jacket with a hood (on sintepon, down, etc., not blown). Remember, the temperature can drop to -35 at night and -25 during the day, so the jacket should be warm;
  • riding shoes are warm and loose (felt boots, chunis, unts, puffs);
  • hat, scarf and gloves (warm and not draughty);
  • shoes for home and bath (rubber flip-flops (slates), not flip-flops);
  • clothes for home and sleep (T-shirts\vests, tights\leggings);
  • sunglasses and sunscreen (yes, in winter in the Altai Mountains, when the sun is shining, you can get burned);
  • hygiene products (soap, washcloth, brush, paste, towel, etc.);
  • individual first aid kit (personal medicines, if there are indications for taking specific drugs);
  • a video or photo camera (with a case on a sturdy belt and an additional rope, a spare battery).
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Dates and Prices

  • US$ 802
    1 – 6 Nov 6 days 5 nights
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  • US$ 802
    2 – 7 Jan, 2025 6 days 5 nights
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  • US$ 802
    21 – 26 Feb, 2025 6 days 5 nights
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