Are you considering going to Siberia, maybe you think it is a long and expensive way to get there.
Specially for you we have made an ultimate guide, how to get to the cities where our trips start – Gorno-Altaisk and Barnaul. We’ve described all possibilities – from fast and comfortable to cheap but rather exhausting. It is up to you to choose your way of travelling and join our trips.
Siberia – cold frozen tundra with prisons or outstanding travel destination? The most common misconceptions and myths
Most Europeans have heard about Siberia. But the imagination depicts in the mind images of a very remote land with constant winter, thick forests and labor camps. Has it anything in common with reality? Let’s find out! First of all, Siberia is a very big area, it...read more
During every trip we make to the Altai mountains, we meet a lot of animals, one species is the argali – a wild mountain sheep with huge horns, sometimes we see them from very close, sometimes from a distance. Of course we always try to get as close as possible...read more
Siberia is a paradise for true nature lovers. With its area of about 10 mln sq.km it contains all kinds of landscapes – arctic ice shores and semi-deserts, high snowy mountains and tundra lowlands, thousands of rivers and lakes, glaciers and caves. In some areas for...read more
Swans are not common birds for the south of Altai, nevertheless this year one bird strayed and left for winter on a lake near Kosh-Agach. Kosh-Agach is one of the coldest places in Altai, and the lake started actively freezing in the beginning of December. So, the...read more
We wish you all the best, to enjoy great trips and make beautiful memories in 2018!
Mountains… always beautiful, majestic, impressive and sometimes dangerous. You can hardly meet a person who will stay indifferent looking at a mountain landscape. Once you visit the mountains, you just fall in love and dream when you return. Local people, living in...read more
Altai is home to significant populations of birds of prey. Many of them are in the Red List of Russia or endangered globally. White-tailed Eagle, Golden Eagle, Imperial Eagle, Greater Spotted Eagle, Steppe Eagle, Saker Falcon, Peregrine Falcon, Eagle Owl, Black...read more
In spring 2017 we decided to buy an UAZ 452 Buhanka as our business is growing and we didn’t want to depend on rental cars. UAZ is a Russian 4WD van which has very good off-road characteristics but usually a bit poor and not comfortable interior. So, the idea was to...read more
The main goal of our improvements was to make the site faster, more visually inviting and user-friendly! We re-designed it by adding more space and light and it’s got a new and fresher look. We uploaded more pictures from our trips, so you can find the images on every...read more
This day is committed to raise awareness for the plight of these elusive cats. Snow leopards inhabit primarily remote mountain terrains in 12 countries. The total population in the wild is estimated to be from 4500 to 6000 animals. So, snow leopards are among the most...read more
We congratulate you on World Tourism Day!
We wish you trips full of fantastic emotions and impressions, bright adventures and unforgettable discoveries!
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