News

18/09/ 2014

The event will be held on 12-19 October 2014. There is a finished play bill of the festival. Audience will see the performances of 12 theatres of the country: from Moscow, Novosibirsk, Chelyabinsk, Irkutsk, Ufa and Altai Kray.

17/09/ 2014

Russian writer and traveller Michael Tarkovskiy film “Frozen Time” was made together with Krasnoyarsk film directors Vladimir Vasilievich and Alexander Kalashnokov and it is dedicated to the memory of his grandmother.

12/08/ 2014
Inhabitants of Altai Kray got used that Altai is called wonderful, beautiful, pollution-free region. The host of program "Yaz' Protiv Edy" ("Ide Against Food") is not the exception.
So records, discoveries and impresion of Yaz', which he shared with journalists. Press-conference was yeasterday on 11th August in the museum "Gornaya Apteka"
08/08/ 2014
Not all tourist's centres of Altai felt the influence of May flood and the following mass negative of the press, which reduced tourist flow, tells the agency RATA news. Those zones of rest which have warm reservoirs suitable for bathing did not feel decrease in demand. And some of them even felt the increase of tourist flow.
08/08/ 2014

Siberian International Forum On Medical Tourism will be held on 6-7 September on grounds of "Belokurikha resort". These days in congress hall of sanatorium "Sibir'" was organized a meeting involving Elena Evsukova. the Substitute of Head of the Directorate Of Altai Kray for the Development of Tourist's Recreational and Health Resort Complexes.
07/08/ 2014

The Directore of Altai Kray for the Development of Tourist's Recreational and Medical-Currative Complexes informs that 18 places of accomodation were put into service in Altai Kray during the first six months of 2014. New bases, hotels, hostels were opened in Barnaul, Belokurikha, Biysk, Yarovoe, Altiskiy, Bystroistokovskiy, Volchikhinskiy, Zarinskiy, Kur'inskiy, Novichikhinskiy, Pankrushikhinskiy, Sovetskiy and Tumentsevskiy districts.
30/07/ 2014
This work is being carried out according to  state contract of the Department of Recreational Geography, Tourism and Regional Marketing of Altai State University. From 12 to 26 July expeditionary brigade under the leadership of the Head of the Department Alexander Red'kin conducted field researches in Gornaya Kolyvan'- Zmeinogorskiy, Krasnoshchekovskiy and Kur'inskiy districts.
24/07/ 2014
Rural tourism develops rapidly and becomes more and more essential on the global market. Altai Kray is in number of successful regions by organization of rural tourism.
According to Altai customs a lot of offences were fixed in connection with cold steel and with import of alcohol production. So, for instance, some tourists do not consider knuckledusters and furring strips as cold steel, they do not pay attention to limited quantity of alcohol competent for import. The aim of customs service and also tourist firm consist in informing of tourists. Opportune enlightenment in the question helps to avoid troubles.

Specialists of Altai customs made a memo for tourists going abroad.
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.

Climate

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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.
Fact
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