TRANS MONGOLIAN RAILWAY
Trans Siberian Railway’s route break might be a definitive adventure. It has the longest railway route in the world built between 1891-1916 to connect Moscow and far east city of Vladivostok. Today in […]
WHAT IS THE GOLDEN RING: ‘The Golden Ring’ is one of the oldest Russian routes. It goes to the north-east of Moscow and forms a circle. There are many interesting ancient Russian cities and towns along […]
Area: Western Siberia, south, Altai mountains (3.5 hours from Moscow by plane, 48 hours by train).
Nearest cities: Gorno-Altaysk, Barnaul (300km), Novosibirsk (600km).
Activities: trekking, rafting, hiking, climbing, horse riding
The name “Altay” (or “Altai”) comes from Mongolian “Altan”, which means “golden”. Altay […]