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The accepting tour operator in Siberia "A white stone" (Novokuznetsk, MW 006235, in June invites all tourists to the sports tourism championship of Siberian Federal District at water distances!


The environmentally friendly area of carrying out action Kuznetsk Alatau (river Kazyr) suggests to enjoy his hot bath with swimming in the mountain river, night fires till the morning with songs to the guitar, gripping show of a masterly rafting on the mountain rivers! 

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 02:16

Maralnik’s Blossoming in Altai

On April 30 the holiday "Blossoming of a Maralnik" will take place. This bright event, traditionally gives start to a summer tourist season in Altai.

On April 16 Saturday 12:00 START OF ARRIVAL 

From April 29 to May 1 in Sochi the next race of the Grand Prix of Formula  - 1 will begin. How still to spend time in Sochi! We have prepared for you the short guide for May holidays.

Monday, 05 October 2015 00:00

III Regional Festival "Ear-Queen"

Octomber 5, 2015 on the territory of the tourist complex "Abalak" host III Regional Food Festival "Ear-queen" where your skills will be showcasing the best restaurants and catering centers of the Tyumen region. The gastronomic competition they represent not only different kinds of soup, cooked according to old recipes, but also fish dishes: salads, burgers, pies, fish pies, stuffed fish.


Wednesday, 23 September 2015 03:59

III Regional Festival "Ear-Queen"

September 5, 2015 on the territory of the tourist complex "Abalak" host III Regional Food Festival "Ear-queen" where your skills will be showcasing the best restaurants and catering centers of the Tyumen region. The gastronomic competition they represent not only different kinds of soup, cooked according to old recipes, but also fish dishes: salads, burgers, pies, fish pies, stuffed fish.


Since June of this year, 9 tichasovoy route "Kemerovo - Top-Chebula - with. Shestakovo - Kemerovo "again invites everyone to visit the sights Chebulinsky District Kemerovo region. As the site of the regional government, the first route to take tourists in 2014. Then, it was visited by more than a thousand people. 

Program velofestivalya "Second Wind" in Sheregesh

Group Novosibirsk builders started to build in the mountains of the Altai Republic Chemal region via ferrata - a site equipped for lifting people poorly prepared.

Expert advice for tourist and recreational special economic zones (SEZ) in the Ministry of Economic Development has approved four projects for new investors in the SEZ "Turquoise Katun" (Altai Territory), the ministry said.


Intend to implement the project of "Ekstrimpark", "Caro Tour", "Red Stone" and "Region Tour" with a total investment of $ 659.1 million rubles. The first one is going to invest 244.1 million rubles in the construction of summer and year-round water park and amusement park. The second company announced plans to create a hostel with 56 seats with an investment of 204.2 million rubles.


Tuesday, 02 June 2015 03:00

May Hill in the snow

Photos from the competition of the Festival of motorcyclists travelers "May Hill." Sheregesh, Green Mountain, 30 May 2015.

Dairy House is a spacious pavilion with transparent glass based Karaguzhinskogo creamery.


"Through the glass gallery visitors can observe all stages of the production of cheese and butter. This project is created on the regional budget for the promotion of healthy foods Altai", - said in a statement.


March 18 traveler Anatoly Kulikov returned to Novosibirsk after a folding catamaran expedition to the Pacific Ocean from Peru to Easter Island.


Anatoly Kulikov told a press conference on March 19, he was accompanied by four non-professional traveler - the representatives of SC "tion" financed journey. Assessment Anatoly Kulikov, a trip to Easter Island in the traditional way can cost a tourist in 4 th. US., And extreme worth significantly more expensive.

We remind you that this year will be held once three festival "Warmer". Choose a date that is closer to you and priezhay in Sheregesh. Waiting for you!

3 - April 5, (Opening fesivalya)

Lots of skiing and music! April 3-5 Opening Ceremony. A large area Sheregesh, guests DJs from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk, with the whole of Siberia. Traditional race and competition in carnival costumes for skiing and snowboarding. Suitcase of money for the best carnival costume.

Signboards Kuzbass travel agencies may appear "stars". On October 5, "Tomsk pisanitsa" held a public council, the main theme of which will be the introduction of a voluntary classification of tourist agencies. The initiator of the discussion serves a self-regulatory organization of tour operators and travel agencies "KuzbassTurIndustriya." The joint work of the regional authorities and the tourism community can become a project of the regional law providing gradation travel agencies Kuzbass by stars. 

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 04:34

In the Altai Mountains plane

Over the next two years, the government of the Altai Republic are planning to establish air service to remote areas of the region - Ust-Koksinskaya and Kosh-Agach. 

We are carrying out design work on the reconstruction of the runways, and the first test flight is likely to be made in the Kosh-Agach as early as next week, said Acting Head of the Republic Alexander Berdnikov. To transport passengers plan class aircraft L-410, with a capacity of 20 people. 

On August 22, in the Irkutsk region on the banks of the Small Sea Art Festival kicks off "Baikal Live-2014." 


Traditionally, this event gathers a large number of connoisseurs of ethnic, jazz and rock music, and art song. Among the performers, as local musicians and guests from Moscow, St. Petersburg and other cities, a total of more than two dozen performers and groups. Among other planned presentation by Olga Arefieva and group "The Ark". 


Monday, 11 August 2014 08:05

Velofestival in Sheregesh

Last weekend, August 8-10, 2014 in Sheregesh passed velofestival "Second Breath", organized by the Ice Group at poderzhkoy Department of Youth Policy and Administration of the Kemerovo region Tashtagolsky district. 

The festival was attended by 170 cyclists from cities: Tashtagol, Tomsk, Kemerovo, Perm, Novosibirsk, Seversk, Gorno-Altaisk, Prokopevsk, Novokuznetsk, Bijsk, Leninsk-Kuznetsk, Belovo Osinniki Kaltan, Musk, Berdsk, Moscow and the village. Sheregesh. 

Monday, 28 July 2014 03:40

Bike "Second Breath"

August 8, 2014. Sheregesh starts velofestival "Second Breath", organized by the hotel and entertainment complex AYS. 

Three trails of varying difficulty, two days of competition, the prize fund of 80,000 rubles! 

To participate in the bike ride must complete a personalized request until August 8 (inclusive) and pay org. payment. 

Since the end of 2012 in the Tyumen region on behalf of the President of the Russian Federation are working on installing road signs indicating the direction to major tourist sites and attractions of the area on the roads of regional and local significance. 

All guests Sheregesh, decided to remove himself room in the hotel and entertainment complex "Alpen Club" for a pleasant surprise. Here at the foot of g.Zelenaya began working kalodrom. It is located directly at the hotel and entertainment complex.

Tuesday, 06 May 2014 03:56

"As Central Park in New York"

As an illustration of a businessman gives the example of Central Park in New York, which has long been abandoned, and then restored the joint efforts of business and government.


The second stage is for 10 years - from 2020 to 2030 - and involves the expansion of the park to 550 hectares vplotdo Green Valley Highway. In the third phase will increase the protected area to 3,000 hectares by the existing forest clearing and planting of new trees. To find the money for the project, Boyko offers apply to mirovomuopytu. "Throughout the world, such infrastructure projects financed by housing. Part of the proceeds of its realization sredstvot embedded in landscaping around it, "- explains the mechanism of Alexander Boyko. 

Lake Baikal is recognized as the most interesting place wildlife versions of the portal " The Epoch Times ". Baikal headed ten such places . The publication notes : moreover, that the lake is the world's greatest repository of fresh water , it is known also as the habitat of more than 2500 species of animals and plants. With about 2/3 of them can only be seen here.

Monday, 21 April 2014 04:22

May Hill Sheregesh

In late May, from 31.05 to 01.06.2014, will be held in Sheregesh VI Festival motorcycle enduro kvadrotsiklisty "May Hill", organized by the Federation of motorcyclists travelers "Siberia-Extreme." 


The festival will host the first round of Siberia enduro. 


May 30 - participants, training race. 


May 31 - starts, summarizing, rewarding. 


01 June - departure of participants.

Recall , the event was held April 5 and 6 in Listvyanka , Irkutsk region and in midstream " MPC- Olkhon ." Cleaning action took place in the framework of the project "Save Baikal" , organized by the NGO " Center for Development of environmental and social projects."

Action "Clean Baikal Ice " for the third year passes on the banks of Lake Baikal. The event is aimed at drawing attention to the conservation of all season purity and beauty of Lake Baikal , as well as on the coast and immediate cleaning ice from the rubbish left by visitors over the winter period 

Wednesday, 02 April 2014 03:46

Comedy Weekend Sheregesh April 4-5

Despite global warming and early spring , Sheregesh continues to delight its guests with snow and sun. All trails are open for skiing resort , all the lifts are working and even open new ones.

Recall on April Sheregesh planned a series of activities :

  • ComedyWeekend 4-5 April
  • " Good day at Mount Green " and Cup "Edelweiss" April 5
  • Festival GrelkaFest 11-13 April 2014 !

Russian Folk Music Festival "Baikal string " starts today , March 20 , in the Angara . The first day of the festival will be held in the style of " Modern folk». The Minister of Culture and Archives Irkutsk region Vitaly Baryshnikov .

This year, in the Angara present their skills not only famous virtuosos from Russia, but also guests from abroad. On the concert platform Irkutsk Oblast Philharmonic will be performances in three different directions in folk music.

In the ranking of the famous Russian ski resorts in 2014 Sheregesh won first place. Second and third places by popularity took resorts Karachay-Cherkessia. Online ranking of Russian ski resorts made portal SKI.RU.

From April 11 to 13 at the ski resort Sheregesh will host one of the most spectacular events of Siberian Grelka sun & ride music fest in 2014 .

The festival is held for the second year and collects in one place for more than 10 000lyudey united love for downhill skiing and snowboarding , adoring white snow , bright sun and music.

About 150 countries and regions will take part in the IX International Tourism Exhibition " ITM " (ITM), which will be held in Moscow on 15-18 March , the head of the Federal Tourism Agency Alexander Radkov Wednesday.

"It is planned that the exhibition was visited by about 80,000 guests. Program is very intense . Participation in this exhibition - claimed by both professionals and tourists ," - said A.Radkov reporters in Moscow.

Altay region must use the unique natural features, including stone deposits to attract tourists , said a representative of the region's exhibition operator LLC " Grandis City" Alexander Tselovalnikov .

According to him , this year for the first time at the ITB in Berlin presented the Altai Territory Altai unique exposure of stones , as well as products of masters lapidary art .

In the period from February 22 to March 1, under an informational support of the Federal Agency for Tourism in the Altai region to host events in the first open international festival "Siberian carnival ."

Traditionally, the festival brings together thousands of guests from all over the Altai Territory , the regions of Russia , and this year "Siberian carnival " acquire the status of the International Festival and will take official delegations from Italy, France, Sweden, South Korea and Tunisia.

Wednesday, 19 February 2014 04:59

Festival "Songs campfire" Sheregesh

March 21-23, 2014. Mountain Shoria meets XI Festival " Songs by the fire ," the 90th anniversary of Bulat Okudzhava . Festival events will be held on the platform turpoezda " Winter's Tale ."

Every year the popularity of the festival "Songs by the fire " is growing . His guests of honor were the legendary bards as Oleg Mityaev , Gorodnizky Alexander , Julius Kim, Alexei Ivashchenko Valentin Vikhorev Sergei Matvienko , Leonid Sergeev, Valeri brothers and Vadim Mishchuk Anatoly Kireev, Boris Burda , Alexei Kostyushkin Roman Lankin , etc. . People sang with them in the general circle , basked in one fire, photographed for memory , talked for life. And someone who is more subdued - the audience or performers are public - is still unknown . Not accidentally Alexander Gorodnizky already returned twice in Sheregesh , and the rest do not recharge your energy away again this magical region. This year's guests of honor at the festival invited Galina Khomchik Paul FAHRTDINOV (Moscow).

Thursday, 06 February 2014 05:49

Root for our Sheregesh

Festival " Root for our Sheregesh " officially starts on February 7 in support of the Olympic Games in Sochi and will last until February 23. The event kicks off this level for the first time this year, so the fans and guests waiting STK Sheregesh bright sporting event and the opportunity to participate in amateur competitions.

The festival promises to delight fans of all these surprises. Already scheduled program: video broadcasts of the Olympic Games in the open air and in specially organized fan zones , competition for the fans, entertainment programs , various competitions on the slopes and partying.

Friday, 17 January 2014 04:21

Sheregesh set a record number of tourists

Since the beginning of the season ( November 15 ) sports and tourist complex " Sheregesh " in southern Kuzbass visited by more than 400 thousand tourists. This is an absolute record for the entire existence of the tourism industry Tashtagolsky district , the press service of the regional administration .

Monday, 23 December 2013 06:17

Listvyanka open ski season

Irkutsk residents this weekend will appreciate the ski slopes of Lake Baikal. December 21 in the ski complex " Eastland " in Listvyanka will open the season.

New ski season opens holiday " Winter Games in Madagascar ." As reported in the ski resort " Eastland " guests on this day waiting for the competition , entertainment and refreshments.

Monday, 16 December 2013 08:15

Care will help prevent injuries

In the Kuzbass officially opened the ski season . Simultaneously, the most popular ski resorts in the Kuzbass Sheregesh Tanai and have taken up permanent lifeguards on duty and the Agency to protect the public and the Kemerovo region . They have an almost daily basis to assist tourists.

Since last season , according to the Main Emergency Management in the Kemerovo region , more than 600 tourists - including the residents of Moscow, Novosibirsk , Omsk and Tomsk regions , Altai Krai , as well as foreigners.

Tourist route "Golden Ring of Kuzbass " develop in the Kemerovo region in 2014 , said Tuesday during the college administration region Deputy Governor Elena Pakhomov .

According to her, the program will include a visit to the route of heritage and natural sites - the winners of the regional competition " 7 Wonders of the Kuznetsk Basin ."

The festival program :


December 6

11.00 - 17.00 Tests sports equipment collection 2013-2014 season ( Green Mountain , "Sector A" from rental Ski house)

14.00 Collection uchastnitssorevnovany Lady Gesh Freeride, control register ( at the test tent Fischer). Familiarity with the track

19.00 Riders Meeting ( cafe "Yurt" ) Relationship with the judges , and a discussion about the rules of the competition.

Friday, 29 November 2013 03:52

Sheregesh News E sector

November 30 at STK " Sector E" - premiere CAPITALS that is called " Russian - urban jibbing "!

7 countries , more than 10 cities including Moscow, St. Petersburg , Amsterdam, Tallinn, Helsinki, Munich, Stockholm and SoltLeyk City ! CAPITALS is a film about how the Russian hooligans from snowboarding shook the world ! At the premiere, all waiting for a prize drawing from the premiere partners .

Sheregesh STK " Sector E" cafe " Susanin ", beginning at 17.00 . Admission is free!

In Novosibirsk Zoo a couple of African lions appeared offspring - two wonderful kid. As the site of the zoo , the cubs are doing well and are already starting to come out of hiding. Zeus and Nati behave as responsible parents and not for a moment let children out of sight.

Monday, 25 November 2013 07:30


November 21 regional officials held a press conference on the Kuzbass Olympic torch relay "Sochi 2014" .

According to the head of the Department of Youth and Sports of the Kemerovo region A.A.Krivtsova and deputy head of Kemerovo I.P.Popova , November 28 at 8:00 am , the Olympic torch will arrive in the city of Novokuznetsk, where go to a ski resort in mountain Sheregesh Shoria , and then visit the cut Kedrovsky .

Olympic Flame at the territory of Kuzbass will travel by snowmobile , BelAZ and mining excavator with bucket capacity of 30 cubic meters. Total relay torchbearer participate 262 and 490 volunteers.

Monday, 18 November 2013 03:45

In Tomsk Pisanitsa be honored boots

On Sunday at the Museum -Reserve "Tomsk Pisanitsa " will "Holiday Siberian felt boot ." For guests of the festival organizers have prepared a matter of course , " Ah yes, boots ! ", Which tells about the history of felting skills in Russian . After that, everyone will be offered to produce their own boots , with special pieces.


Thursday, 24 October 2013 04:46

Sector E on STK SHeregesh ready for the season

By the 2013-2014 ski season in section E produced two new routes between the main ones. One of the tracks , "black" , a high level of complexity, advanced skiers and snowboarders. Referred to as the tourists ' forest descent " ennobled , it is now a full-fledged track . Throughout the canvas slopes cleared of bush regrowth and large stones.

Thursday, 24 October 2013 04:44

In Barnaul open residence of Santa Claus

November 18 in the Altai region in Barnaul opens the residence of Santa Claus. The opening of the residence timed to the birthday of the main symbol of the New Year. In Barnaul park "Forest Tale" at the opening of the residence will be present the entire retinue of Santa Claus, his friends and assistants.


It offers a great concert and a sweet treat.

National yurts and wicker huts Teleuts - one of small indigenous peoples of Siberia - will not only be seen in the museum culture Teleut " Chalk " in the village of Bekovo ( Belovskij District , Kemerovo region ) , but also to live in them.

" The village is planned at our museum for people who come to us have been able to stay here for a few days and go deeper into Teleut culture, literally live in a national housing ages 17-18 ," - said the agency " Interfax -Siberia " director Museum Vladimir Cheluhoev .

Applications for participation in the third annual environmental campaign "360 minutes for Baikal" came from the 300 volunteers, reported Aug. 26 in the organizing committee. General cleaning the shores of the lake will be held on September 14 in the Irkutsk region and Buryatia.

Recall just a campaign organized by En + Group, should be involved 1,000 people. They will have six hours to work on 20 pre-defined territories - in the regions of the Baikal, Ulan-Ude, Sludyanka, Severobaykalsk, Listvyanka, Ust-Barguzin and other points, including the land on the island. The organizing committee promised to hold the biggest event of the shoreline of Lake Baikal from the debris.


Museum-Reserve "Tomsk Pisanitsa" Yashkinsky region of Kemerovo region in the second stage of the competition, "Russia 10" takes 21 th place. Reserve was able to overtake the Novosibirsk Zoo (37th place) and Kuznetsk fortress (57th place). Of the Siberian Federal District, "Tomsk Pisanitsa" second only to Lake Baikal. It occupies the 7th position.

Tuesday, 13 August 2013 05:35

Honey Fair opened in Novokuznetsk

Honey Spas - fair with the same name held in Novokuznetsk in DC "Builder" from 13 to 18 August. At the fair you can buy the best honey of different varieties of Siberian apiaries. Actually honey saved will begin tomorrow, August 14. It was believed that from this day the bees cease to collect nectar from flowers. In the evening, a crowd gathered round the apiary children and adolescents with cups. They came to get his 'childish share', knowing that they are not deprived of a honeymoon holiday.

Museum "Red Hill" opens an exhibition to the Miner's Day in Kemerovo.

The Department of Culture and National Policy Kemerovo region said on Monday that the exhibition, which will be presented to the audience samples uniform uniforms of officials mountain life from the mid XVIII century, will open at noon on August 13.

Tourist and historical cluster "Barnaul - mining industrial city" will appear in Barnaul in the framework of the development of tourism in the years 2014-2018, reported Wednesday by the board of the city administration head of the department of tourism Tatiana Sibirkina, news agency "Atmosphere".

Try different varieties of honey Altai, as well as experience the new service - a dream for live bees - honey festival goers will be able to "Honey Spas" which will be held throughout the second half of August in the Altai region, the official site of the region.

On the show floor in the center of Barnaul will be installed purpose-built house, which will be beds for sleep therapy. Not a single bee in such a procedure does not hurt, organizers said. Guests of the event will be able to personally assess revitalizes the body procedure.


The ban on swimming in the artificial lake introduced in the SEZ "Altai Valley" for tourists wishing to take a dip in the pond unprepared. According to experts, in order to avoid accidents riders on the construction site is prohibited. In January, the lake was filled, but it turned out that the water level is reduced. Causes of leaks identified.

Artistic and Ethnographic Park "Legend", the basis of which will be sculptures of gods, will appear in the Altai village Polevodka. Experts have already begun to develop the project, said Chairman of the District Committee on Culture, Sports and Tourism Natalia Trubitsina.

In the Altai region on the main roads will install special signs for tourists. It was reported today in the regional government for the development of tourism and recreation and spa facilities. "In accordance with the guidelines of Ministry of Culture of Russia on the edge of the road will place special signs for tourists. On behalf of the Governor of the issues worked out in specialized departments" - explained in management.

One of the oldest ethnic festivals in Russia, "Water of Life" will be held July 20 and 21 in the village of Kolyvan' near Novosibirsk. The program XIV festival dedicated to the 300th anniversary of Chaussy prison.

Mass descent into bathing suits that Siberians are arranged in Sheregesh, officially listed in the Guinness Book of Records. In the graph of the number of the protesters said that the record of 500 set the "trembling skiers."

Monday, 08 July 2013 06:16



Altai should rasprobovat as a gourmet meal. "Wine" begins with the first dating and could last a lifetime without causing satiety. For someone who has visited here, the wonders of overseas lands would seem not too bright thence feelings - blunt, and tastes of the most famous national cuisine - not so tasty.

Soon tourists Reserve "Pillars" will meet environmental-educational complex

They want to build the right by the main entrance to the reserve. The city administration has announced a public hearing.


Thursday, 04 July 2013 05:16

Midsummer Night

From 6 to 7 July at the Museum-Reserve "Tomsk Pisanitsa" will be one of the most prominent folk show "Midsummer Night". The holiday will be divided into two areas: clearing parties (Museum "Tomsk Pisanitsa") and the central area of the museum-reserve.

Celebrating the clearing begin at 18:00 with a performance of more than 30 creative teams that will participate in the regional festival-competition of collectors and performers of folklore "Musical casket." Professional singing and vocal ensembles, soloists, amateur ensembles - all viewers will be able to see.

In August, in the heart of Lake Baikal - Olkhon island, cycle race will be held, with the participation of athletes from around the world. They will compete for another title in his career and for a prize of 200,000 rubles. This is learned from the chief organizer of the race Grishkevich Eugene.

Baikal Bike Trophy - is an individual stage race cross country, providing an opportunity to visit one of the most unique places in the world, Lake Baikal. This is a special format of cycling in which athletes can fight for victory, and fans enjoy the bike in complete safety and comfort. This format is able to unite the many truly passionate sport and recreational activities, and people. In the race, anyone can take part, who feels the strength to overcome his bike on the day of 29 to 93 kilometers.

Museum "Kuznetsk fortress" and the museum-reserve "Tomsk Pisanyza" came out in the second round of the competition symbols Russia.

The site of the contest "Russia 10" ( voting began in the second phase.

Residents of Russia in the first round of the competition, the multimedia project "Russia 10" selected 80 monuments of history, architecture and culture, which will continue to participate in the competition.

Thursday, 20 June 2013 10:07

In Sheregesh build ski run for beginners

In the ski resort in the Kuzbass SHeregesh for the new season are building a track for beginners and a new chairlift.

According to the Tourist Information Center "SHeregesh", from the foot of the Green Mountains in sector A (near the lower station BKD39) Mount Muztagh to the steepest part of the track "Dollar" company "Cascade-up" began the construction of a new 4-seater chairlift.

New wellness services - sleep on bees - offer tourists Altai beekeepers, the official website of the Altai Territory.

According to the website, you can try this dream will soon be in the apiary "At Turquoise Katun" in the Altai region.

"We still finish building the first house for this purpose. In a week we will offer tourists sleep on the Bees "- quoted message beekeeper Vyacheslav Kolesnikov.

The Head of the Altai Republic Alexander Berdnikov bothered cleaning the area after the winter. In the near future in the country scheduled work day, and those who will litter, Berdnikov threatened to punish with Shamans and mountain spirits.

Saturday, 13 August 2011 21:00

Best tours across Siberia

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February 12 in Novokuznetsk report-election meeting SRO "Kuzbass nonprofit partnership of tourism industry." Members of the association have summed up, and decided on a plan for the next year. At a meeting the same day, the Board elected a new chairman - it was Olga Kozhemyako Director Kuzbass firms "White Stone".


February 14 and 15 in the events dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Kemerovo region and the 25th anniversary of the museum "Tomsk Pisanitsa" in Kemerovo Regional Scientific Library named Fedorov held regional workshop for heads of museums and exhibition halls "of the museums of Kuzbass in modern conditions" . The seminar will address such questions as: "Museums Kuzbass - the results of 2012, prospects", "Actual problems of museums Kuzbass" and others. Will summarize the work of museums in 2012, exchange of experience. Museum "Tomsk Pisanitsa" share the experience of working with children. The presentation of publications and projects Museum "Tomsk Pisanitsa."


More than 360 young athletes from across the Novosibirsk region took part in the competition for the Cup Anna Bogaliy ski racing in the "Winter Olympics start", organized with the support of OJSC "Rostelecom" February 8-9.

Cup opening ceremony held two-time Olympic champion in biathlon relay BOGALIY and Vice President - Director of the macro-regional branch of "Siberia" JSC "Rostelecom" Maxim Kudryavtsev. The competitions were held at the biathlon complex in Novosibirsk? 20 degrees, but because of teamwork organizers participants simply did not have time to freeze.

XXXI Russian mass ski race "Ski Track of Russia - 2013" was held on Sunday in the village of Sosnovka Novokuznetsk district.

These competitions are traditional and are held annually in the same day in many Russian cities since 1982. A large number of ski enthusiasts and healthy life took part in the race. Stood on skis people of all ages - from young to old. Someone overcame certain distance skating course, someone was moving along the track, preferring the classic style. Some stood on skis for the first time and made the first, tentative steps. Despite the difference in age and training distance length of 1 km was on forces all participants. At the finish line waiting for them hot tea and buckwheat, which were distributed free of charge to everyone.

Museum in the galleries of mines XVIII-XIX centuries, where visitors can get acquainted with the mining, will be created in Mountain Kolyvan (Zmeinogorsk, Altai Krai).

First tourists to the museum complex will be able to take in May 2013, before the main tourist season, said Thursday the agency "Interfax-Siberia" by the project, general director of OOO "Rudny Altai" Valery Volzhenin.

Natural and archaeological park "Cradle of Mankind", a ten-museums caves, a year will open in Soloneshensky Altai region, said the author of the project, general director of LLC "ABC-TOUR" Andrei Romanov.


New tourist complex "Honey village" that allows visitors to be able to see how to make honey, and cure various diseases by means of live bees and bee products, will be created in the Altai region.

"Honey Village" will appear in the vicinity of the Altai village wide log in a year, said Thursday the agency "Interfax-Siberia" by the project, the beekeeper Nikolai Sanin.

World Wildlife Fund has opened Russia's first museum dedicated to the snow leopard. The museum is located in the village Inegen Ongudai district of the Altai Republic. According to the press-secretary of the Altai-Sayan branch of WWF Russia Tatiana Ivanitskaya.


August 18 at 11.00 in the village Sheregesh Tashtagol district to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Kemerovo Region, the 50th anniversary of the formation of the district will Tashtagol annual holiday "Day of Indigenous and Indigenous Peoples", dedicated to young families.

The aim of the festival is to strengthen the role of family, continuity of the best family traditions, preserve and develop culture.

A unique expedition "Around Baikal in 10 Days" will be held in August 2012. As told odiniz organizers, a member of the Baikal expedition corps Constantine Romanko, it is assumed that for 10 days, the participants of the project will overcome the more than 1600 km. The route of travel will go through the hard to reach places of Baikal, some areas will have to walk, while others pass on quad bikes and off-road, and others to overcome on boats and kayaks.

XIV All-Russia festival "Shukshin days of the Altai" will be held from 19 to 22 July. This year's event is timed to the 40th anniversary of the movie "Stove-shop." The first "Shukshin meetings" with writers, directors akteramii Shukshina held at home in the village of splices, at the initiative of the Altai literary organization. In 1999, when the celebrated 70th anniversary of Vasily Kravchuk, they have become all-Russian, but then took the first film festivals and songwriting "Visiting Shukshin."

This year the festival will be the People's Artist of Russia Yuri Nazarov, People's Artist of the RSFSR Lyudmila Zaitseva, cinematographer and collaborator Basil Shukshina Anatoly Z. It is assumed that the festival will visit the filmmaker Karen Shakhnazarov, People's Artist of the RSFSR, actor and director Nikolai Gubenko and People's Artist of the RSFSR Jeanne Bolotov.

Shukshin days start in the Altai July 19 - the day will be held the traditional meeting with writers in the regional bibliotekeim. V.Ya. Shishkov, which will be attended - well-known writer and a native of the Altai region, Ivan Zhdanov, the first winner of the Governor's Literary Award Shukshin Viktor Potanin, Viktor Bryukhovetskiy poet, literary critic, novelist Vladimir Kunitsyn. For the first time in the Shukshin days will be presented three-volume collected works of literary award winners Shukshin, published in the Governor's publishing project.



Greatly simplify the process of obtaining visas for foreign tourists who come to Russia, has in his address to the Deputy Prime Minister Vladislav Surkov, the Russian Union of Travel Industry (PCT).


"In recent years the entry flow of tourists from countries that traditionally sending us the largest number of tourists - Germany, USA, UK, Italy, Spain, France, Austria and the other is in a state of stagnation", - reads the address of the PCT, a copy of which is available to "Interfax".


PCT, the Russian government sent a concrete proposal to simplify procedures for registration of Russian tourist visas for foreign nationals

Recall that many countries of the Schengen agreement in recent years greatly simplified visa formalities for the Russians, began to issue multiple tourist visas for six months, year and longer. All this stimulates the Russians travel abroad, according to expert estimates, any relaxation of visa increases in the direction of flow of tourists to 20-30%.

Unfortunately, in inbound tourism, things are much worse. Incoming flow from countries that traditionally sending us the largest number of tourists - Germany, USA, UK, Italy, Spain, France, Austria and the other is clearly stagnating. According to Rosstat, in Russia as tourists come every year just over 2 million people, is very low, corresponding to the level of countries such as Laos (about 2 million tourists), Costa Rica (more than 2 million), Honduras (2 , 2 million). For comparison, the Czech Republic annually receives about 6.5 million tourists, South Africa - 8 million, the Netherlands - 11 million, Mexico - 22.6 million, China - 56 million, France - 60 million, U.S. - 80 million .

From 2012 to visit Baikal National Park visitors need permission from the management of the organization in relation to changes in federal legislation. Baikal National Park is one of the first in Russia has done paid visits to its territory and has restricted the entry of tourists to some of the reserved area in order to preserve the unique flora and fauna, told reporters on May 24, Acting Director of the Federal government budgetary institutions (FGBU) "Baikal National Park" Yuriy Zakharov.

Tuesday, 22 May 2012 07:53

Tourism given to culture

According to a May 21 decree of President Vladimir Putin, the Ministry of Sport, Tourism and Youth Policy converted to the RF Ministry of Sports to the transfer of functions to other Ministries. Ministry of Sports headed Mutko.

The event will bring together young entrepreneurs conducting their activities in the tourism industry, or are ready to start his own business in this branch of the Zdvinskogo, Iskitim, Krasnozerskogo, Kuibyshev, Maslyaninsky, Orda, Kupinskogo, Northern, Chany, Vengerovsky, Barabinsk areas and Barabinsk. They will discuss measures of state support in the development of rural tourism, will present their business projects to the experts.


Organizers of the festival "Days of Energy", which this year will be 10, 11, and 12 June in the tourist complex "Taldy" in the Altai Territory, sent to the President and the Prime Minister's letter of invitation to visit the open-Air. Official request has been received in the office of the chairman of the Government and the Office of the President.


State Duma deputies from the Irkutsk region, the Trans-Baikal region, Buryatia and Yakutia formed a group of "Baikal" to the federal level to represent the interests of the Baikal region. As told to "Baikal Info" State Duma deputy from the Irkutsk Region Sergey Ten, the main purpose of such an association has been the protection of Lake Baikal, the solution of environmental problems and development of tourism on the Baikal. One of the founders of "Baikal" became a State Duma deputy Mikhail Slipenchuk Buryatia. Total in group - 13 members.


According to Sergey Ten, it is planned that a group of "Baikal" will work to address the problem of existence of the Baikal Pulp and paper mill on the shore of Lake Baikal. This question is Sergei Ten discussed at a meeting with First Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Pashkov, where all agreed that the BPPM should be closed, and the need to resolve the issue of employment of workers of the plant.


The Government of Russia to June 1, 2012 will develop proposals to simplify the order of entry into the territory of the Russian Federation of foreign citizens visiting the country for tourism.

As the press service of "Resorts of the North Caucasus" (CSC), the relevant documents to the environment have focused on performance in the responsible government agencies.

Legislation of the Russian Federation in the sphere of tourism in 2013 can be brought into line with international standards, if Russia will sign the Convention on the Protection of the Rights of tourists, which is being developed by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the website of ATOR.

XIV Festival "BAlshoy(big) snow. Unsportsmanlike play "

C 23 to March 25 at the ski resort "Grace" will be held XIV Festival "BAlshoy snow. Unsportsmanlike play. "

The basic theme of the forum - "Tourism in Russia: modernization of economy and prosperity of a society". It will pass in the context of celebrating the 350th anniversary of voluntary occurrence of Buryatiya in structure of the Russian state.

In village Ust-Kabyrza at tourist centre “Three-rivers” international culturological open-air “Mountain Shoria 2011” took place.

The new road to Sheregesh will open in October 2011. In Kuzbass the building of the road from Chugunash to Sheregesh is almost complete.

Saturday, 13 August 2011 21:00

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