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Address: Altai Republic, Russia
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Strictly protected area in southern Siberia has deep mountain valleys,...

Strictly protected area in southern Siberia has deep mountain valleys, numerous rivers and boreal forest sheltering 70 species of mammals and 300 species of birds.

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Amazing trip which you will NEVER forget

It was a breath taking trek in midsummer from the village of Tyungur to the Belucha mountain which is located on the China-Mongolia-Russia border. Best to be done in groups of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
David K
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

It was a breath taking trek in midsummer from the village of Tyungur to the Belucha mountain which is located on the China-Mongolia-Russia border. Best to be done in groups of more than 6 people with local guides all the way and professional advise for the preparation of food and equipment for the participants. Not advised for children younger then... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This is where I wish I could write Russian , stayed in a resort at the bottom of the Altai mountains . In a log cabin for 4 days , absolutely amazing views, the smell and taste of the air unbelievable. You have to be quiet fit , went up a cable car for the most breath taking views.travelled from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

It was first rafting in my life. I was surprised adrenaline River, beautiful mountains around, clean air, Russian bath. We were on water 5 days. I don't know what tell more. I advise everyone and if you have questions ask.

Thank Ivan I
Ipoh, Malaysia
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26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

An impromptu train journey from Moscow took me to Barnaul after 36 hours.I was nearly cursing myself on my stupid impulsive decision,when I met Aleksander,my tour guide from Nomad Tour(Kochevnik Tour).He was to be my guide,driver and friend for next 5 magical days in Siberia.Our first stop was at a lovely campsite in Seminsky and from there we began our... More 

9 Thank svetlanabaghawan
Krasnoyarsk, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

What is Altai? Average Russian kid will tell you it’s mountains somewhere in Siberia. Many tourists even happened to be there. The thing is that there’s some kind of tourist area over there in Altai where man may feel well enough to stop seeking for more deep knowing of this place. Which is a pity!!! Because non-touristic Altai is a... More 

12 Thank Dmitriy L
Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2010

After a long but exciting journey from London, my partner and I arrived in Tungur at the Visodnik Camp. Met by the most friendly and helpful Russian owners, who hailed from St Petersburg, we felt most welcome. The next day we took our horses and local guide, Andre who guided us all the way to the Ak-em Lake and our... More 

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