News

22/10/ 2014
The action is held under the initiative of the Ministry of Culture of Russian Federation in the limits of celebration of the Day of National Unity. The main events of the action in Altai Kray will be held on 3 and 4 of November.
21/10/ 2014
The quest eater of pelmeni and the fastest makers of this food will be chosen in Biysk (Altai Kray) on the pelmening sporting championship, informs press center of the town on Monday.
20/10/ 2014
Unique Museum of Computing "Inforaritet" was opened in Barnaul on Friday, 17 October.
17/10/ 2014
Many citizens of Biysk liked "Night of Museums", and now "Night Of Arts" will be held in our town. Biysk will take part in All-Russia action "Night Of Arts" for the first time on 4 November, which will unite all the cultural institutions of the town.
16/10/ 2014
Scientific –practical conference “The questions of integration of historic-cultural heritage in the development of the sphere of tourism. ” Holding of such event in Altai Kray is not accidental. “Today our region is on the first place in Siberian Federal Okrug by the number of objects of cultural-historic heritage. The are very important part of tourism ”,-considers Elena Evsukova, the deputy of the head of directorate of Altai Kray by the development of tourist-recreational and health-resort complex.
15/10/ 2014
The first gaming zone “Sibirskaya Moneta” starts its work on 1 November 2014. “Sibirskaya Moneta” is one of five gaming zones on the territory of Russia, where one can take part in excitable games legally.
14/10/ 2014
When skiing season will be opened? Perhaps it is one of the most popular question in a low season for lovers of skiing and snowboarding.
10/10/ 2014
Novosibirsk group “Leader Film” arrived in town-resort of federal significance. The aim of visit is the negotiations with company “Belokurikha Resort” about filming of a children movie based on legends and myths of Altai. The region “Belokurikha 2” can become the place for film making.
09/10/ 2014
Inhabitants and guests of Altai Kray will try new drink in October – pumpkin-sea-buckthorn nectar, informs the Directorate of Altai Kray by Food Industry, Secondary Industry, Pharmaceuticals Industry and Bioengineering.
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