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 mountains are truly one of the nature’s most marvelous gems, amazing by its diversity and beauty.
The Altay ecoregion covers vast […]