Tours to Altai
And the sanatorium resort, and urban travel companies organize various excursions
and tours, from two-hour walk on the outskirts of travel to almost every corner
of the Altai. Look at the expanse of the Altai have something! The unique nature,
historical monuments, man-made wonders. Spa guests can go to the swift Katun,
Altai's main river, which is covered with legends and myths. From Belokurikha
to the shores of the Mistress of the Altai waters less than 100 km, it is not
the distance for Siberia, and the road passes through beautiful areas of the
foothills! It is interesting to visit the natural and archaeological site Tavda
caves, walk through the ancient grottoes with narrow passages, and karstic arches,
hi summer you can swim in the artificial lake "Turquoise Katun", which
is divided luxurious water park, plenty of walk dendro "Blooming Valley"
in the village of Altai. Many people interested in an excursion to the village
Srostki, home of the writer, actor and director V. M. Shukshin. In the nearby
resort area in the village Chemal, is a unique Orthodox church of John the Theologian,
which was built on the three sacred spot — the island of Patmos in the
middle of the Katun.
The most inveterate travelers, not afraid of long hours of travel, will be
able to see the legendary Teletskoe lake or the heavenly placca Semiiibkii pass
at an altitude of 2000 m above sea level. "Altai" in translation from
Turkic languages means "gold", and its natural and cultural treasures
is really hard to overestimate.