Into a winter fairy tale. New Year in the Urals

On this tour you will get acquainted with the cozy mountains of the Southern Urals. You will spend New Year's Eve in a Bashkir village, climb to the rocky ridges, go skiing or horseback riding. And in the evenings, a hot bath, fragrant mulled wine and tea on mountain herbs will be waiting for you.

Location

Republic of Bashkortostan, Ufa
from
US$ 734
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Duration
5 Days
4 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 29 Dec, 2024 – 2 Jan, 2025
or
Accommodation
  • Guest House
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Basic+
Difficulty
Moderate
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers
Group
Up to 15 people
Minimum age
8 years old
Group meet at
Republic of Bashkortostan, Ufa
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

New Year in the Ural Mountains
We will celebrate the holiday at the New Year's table with dishes of Russian and Bashkir cuisine
With a light steam!
We will steam in a hot bathhouse every day
Snowmobiling
Let's take a ride with the breeze to the top of the Big Iremel
Ski slope
If desired, we will go skiing in the GLC Mratkino
Horse riding
If desired, we will go on a sleigh, and those who wish can go for a ride
By train to the Aigir rocks
We will reach the village of Aigir, and then climb the forest path to the rocks of the ridge

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrival in Ufa – Inzer teeth – New Year in a mountain village

    Meeting in Ufa (we can pick up those who wish from the airport). 

    The minibus leaves at 7:00 from the Central Market stop, on the way we can pick it up from the railway station (7:30) and from the airport (approximately 8:00-8:30).

    Departure to the mountains.

    Lunch in the village of Tirlyansky.

    We transfer to the Ural and set off through the snow-covered forest to the foot of the Inzersky Zubchatki ridge (1.5 hours on the way). 

    We will walk along the trail for about one and a half kilometers to the top of the ridge – a picturesque mountain circus, where we will walk between high stone walls, admire the intricate rock shapes and the surrounding landscapes of the Ural Mountains.

    In the mountain circus, we will have a snack and drink herbal tea, and then return to the Urals.

    Transfer to the village of Nikolaevka.

    Check in to a cozy guest house.

    New Year's Eve celebration with dishes of Russian and Bashkir cuisine.

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  • Day 2 - Snowmobile ride to the top of Bolshoy Iremel
  • Day 3 - Free day – optional horseback riding or skiing at the ski resort
  • Day 4 - Climbing Mount Malinovaya
  • Day 5 - Aigir rocks – Ufa
Difficulty
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Guest House
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Basic+

The tour provides accommodation in a guest house in Nikolaevka.

Guest house in Nikolaevka 4 nights

A two-storey guest house in Nikolaevka.

On the ground floor there is a kitchen, a living room and a bedroom with 4 single beds, a bathroom (toilet with sink).

On the second floor there are 2 rooms for 6 people each, with bunk beds, a bathroom (toilet with sink).

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 15 tourists
Minimum age
8 years old
Duration
5 days 4 nights
Group meets at
Republic of Bashkortostan, Ufa

Included in price

  • the work of a guide;
  • accommodation in a guest house (4 nights);
  • meals (starting from lunch 1 day to lunch 5 days, including New Year's banquet);
  • transfer according to the program;
  • snowmobile tour to Mount Iremel;
  • commuter train tickets to Aigir Rocks and back;
  • sauna (1-4 days).

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Ufa and back;
  • horse-tobogganing in the mountains (2,500 rubles/person) or skiing (ski pass and ski equipment rental up to 5,000 rubles/person) on the 3rd day;
  • travel insurance;
  • personal expenses;
  • additional transfer.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • clothes and shoes;
  • warm thermal underwear;
  • warm winter jacket;
  • insulated pants;
  • a cap;
  • scarf/buff;
  • warm comfortable shoes at -20-25 degrees, it should be comfortable to walk in simple trekking in these shoes;
  • warm socks that will fit into your shoes;
  • sweater/fleece jacket;
  • thin gloves;
  • warm gloves or mittens (mittens keep heat better);
  • fleece gloves;
  • slippers for hotels;
  • sleepwear (comfortable T-shirts, pajamas);
  • swimsuit or swimming trunks;
  • towel;
  • first aid kit;
  • documents;
  • trekking poles;
  • headlamp flashlight;
  • a 20-30 liter backpack for active walks in the mountains;
  • the seat (hob);
  • washing accessories;
  • an individual first aid kit;
  • disposable foot and hand warmers.
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  • US$ 734
    29 Dec, 2024 – 2 Jan, 2025 5 days 4 nights
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