15/10/ 2015

Today of special interest is gastronomy in tourism. Along with the factors such as nature, health improvement, new impressions - for tourists, tasty and healthy, and most significantly - the local cuisine is becoming increasingly important. Altai flour, cereals, meat, cheese, honey, butter, berries, herbs are included in the recipes cooked in sanatoriums, camp sites, cafes and restaurants.

10/10/ 2015

The grand opening of the National Tourist Office of Russia in Germany and Austria was held on October 2 in Berlin. Altai Krai presented its tourist potential along with the other regions of Russia - The Karachay-Cherkess Republic, Kaliningrad Oblast, Lipetsk Oblast and Leningradskaya Oblast.

12/01/ 2015
Presented paintings and articles are made in different techniques. They are traditional as patchwork, network of straw, modelling of loam, sawing and pyrogravure, and new modern technologies, such as paper plastic arts, applique' work of semolina, collage, beads network, applique' work of non-traditional materials.
29/12/ 2014
Cross-country skiing through fairy and wonderful winter taiga, bends on sledges, aflame white snow, clear frosty air, a lot of positive emotions and great supply of vivacity are waiting for guests of tourist centre "Elki".
25/12/ 2014
Big winter holidays-time to rest, see new places, spend first ten days of January with fun and use. Altai Kray is a wonderful choice for winter rest, here one can find places for any case. Noisy modern skiing resorts, solitary rural guest houses, unique excursion objects-creations of nature and wonderful creations of people.
24/12/ 2014
For tourism 2014 year was bright, different, unpredictable. Altai Kray conducted a lot of forums and holidays, met guests, fighted with flood, created new projects, and all of these was connected with real events and people. So, results of outgoing tourist 2014 year according to informational portal
Events Of Year. Forum VISIT ALTAI
23/12/ 2014
"Altai Wintering"- sprints with dogs' teams, performances of paragliders, exibition of ice figures, fair of souvenirs and so on. (photo) - the holiday was visited by 5 thousand people.
04/12/ 2014
Results of National Prize in sphere of tourism "Russian Event Awards" are being considered in Kirov, the event gathered more than 140 participants- winners of regional elimination tours. The governor Of Kirovskiy distrcit Nikita Belykh took part in the ceremony of opening, Altai Kray was presented by the deputy of the director of Tourist Centre of Altai Kray-Sergey Popovich.
03/12/ 2014
In November In International Airport Of German Titov in Barnaul were set in operation two objects, gallery of international department of airport building of 105 with additional 63 seats, and also modernized room for baggage reclaim, informs in the main Directorate by Building, Transport, Housing and Road Economy of Altai Kray.
Altay region

Geographische Lage der Altai Region

Die Altai Region liegt im Südosten des westlichen Sibiriens an der Grenze des Kontinentalasiens und 3419 Kilometer weit von Moskau entfernt. Die Fläche der Altai Region beträgt 168 000 km².

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Die Altai Region ist durch ihre mannigfaltige Landschaften bekannt. Im Norden und im Westen breiten sich die endlosen Steppen. An südlichen Grenzen nimmt seinen Anfang der einzigartige Streifenwald. Im Norden türmen sich die majestätischen Berge des Altai.



In der Altai Region herrscht gemäßigt kontinentales Klima, das in Folge der häufigen Änderungen der Luftmassen gebildet wurde.

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Die Jahreszeiten der Altai Region sind nicht vorhersagbar. Im Sommer steht am Morgen Nebel, am Mittag herrscht Hitze und in der Nacht kommt ein Gewitter.

Snow and winter

Der Schnee bedeckt den Boden erst Mitte November und fängt an zu schmelzen Anfang April. Die Niederschlagsmenge beträgt 40-60 cm.

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Der Winter im Altai dauert eine lange Zeit und bringt viel Schnee und strenge Fröste. Eines Winters bauen die Kinder kleine und große Schneemänner überall,  und anderes Winters ist der Boden mit Schnee kaum bedeckt. Aber jeden Winter fahren alle Ski, laufen Schlittschuhe oder rodeln.

Altai is rich in mineral waters and curative mud.
On their basis was developed sanatorium system. Resort Belokuriha widely uses sources with weak radon subthermal weakly mineralized nitrogen-siliceous waters, mineral deposits are developed ZAVYALOVSKY medical table groundwater mud Yarovoye small lake, preparing for the development of the field of therapeutic mud Lake Bitter-ZAVYALOVSKY and Mormyshanskoe.
Since 1786 Altai has been developing stone-cutting industry.Famous "Tsarina of Vases» was made of jasper in Kolyvan', which now adorns one of the halls of the Hermitage .
Check Altai Territory began
in VIII century
Young Russian metal required for the production of weapons and coins. Ural breeder Akinfiy Demidov founded in 1729 the first metallurgical plant - Kolyvano Voskresenskiy. Rudniy Altai was rich in silver. Clerks of Demidov started production in 1744. As the result there was establishment of feudal mining based on serf and artisan labor
Health and Beauty

Die Flora der Altairegion zählt 1184 Arten von Pflanzen, darunter mehr als 100 Heilpflanzen, deren Verwendung in Medizin offiziell erlaubt ist.

Das sind: Rosenwurzel,  Maralwurzel,  Süßklee,  Nord-ostasiatische Pfingstrose,  Echtes Süßholz u.s.w.  Es gibt auch solche Heilpflanzen, deren Kultur zu kompliziert ist und deren Naturvorräte die einzige Quelle der Rohstoffe für Heilmittelproduktion darstellen. Das sind Adonisröschen, Preiselbeere, Sumpfcalmus, Nuphar lutea.

Unique phenomenon
In Altai One Can Observe Unique Natural Phenomenon - Bloom Maralnik5III3532_283.jpg