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Altay - Above the sky: a thrilling journey to the golden land.

Altay - Above the sky: a thrilling journey to the golden land.
Starts from

Gorno-Altaysk

Duration

4 Days

Transportation

By Car

Length

787 km

Guidance

Self-Guided

Categories

Sights in NatureHistory and CultureActive Leisure
The nature of the Altai is unique and diverse. You will see giant stone mushrooms, fiery Martian landscapes, endless taiga, crystal lakes that go deep into the depths of the earth, mountains hiding their peaks in the caps of clouds. And, of course, the roads beckoning beyond the horizon. Accommodation, sightseeing and catering arrangements
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  • Journey along the Chui Trail - one of the most beautiful roads in the world according to National Geographic.
  • Visit the natural attractions of the Altai and immerse yourself in the local original culture.
  • The tranquility and serenity of the Altai mountains and lakes are real places of power.

Travel Itinerary

Arrival on Lake Teletskoye
Day 1174 km

Arrival on Lake Teletskoye

Start in Gorno-Altaisk, the capital of the Republic of Altai, then go to the village Artybash on the shore of Lake Teletskoye. You will get acquainted with the local culture, representatives of nationalities inhabiting this land and the history of this magical region. Then comfortable boats will take you to the luxurious hotel complex "Altai Village".
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Journey along the Chui Trail
Day 2187 km

Journey along the Chui Trail

The conquest of the Altai will begin at Cape Kyrsai. All day long your companions will be endless winding roads and fascinating alien landscapes. Stop to admire the confluence of Chulcha and Chulyshman rivers and the tract of Ak-Kurum. Through the plains and mountain passes we'll make our way to the famous Chui Trail, which is listed as one of the "10 Best Roads in the World" by National Geographic magazine.
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Conquest of the Seminsk pass
Day 3386 km

Conquest of the Seminsk pass

You'll follow the Chuisky Road at the wheel and the window will change one landscape after another. You will conquer more than one pass on this day, but you will remember exactly the highest - Seminsky, the height of which is 1894 meters above sea level. At the end of the day, you will arrive at Gorno-Altaisk.
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Completion of Route
Day 440 km

Completion of Route

Completion of car rental in Gorno-Altaisk.
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