Region: Russia, Southern Siberia, the Altai Mountains
Activity: rafting, trekking
Type of tour: special
Difficulty class: V
July 31 – August 08.
Departure for Gorno Altaysk from Moscow around 11 p.m. by air company “Siberia” from Domodedovo airport.
Day 01.31/07 Arrival to Gorno Altaysk. Transfer by bus to the village Aktash, than
transfer by track to village Ust Ulagan and than up stream to Bashkaus river .Campsite on the bank of the Bashkaus river.
Day 02. 01/08 Rafting down Bahkaus river. We take a couple canyons , campsite on the bank of the Bashkaus river.
Day 03. 02/08 Rafting down Bashkaus river, crossing of rapids Saratansky canyon.
Transfer by truck to Chulyshman river (6 hours). Campsite on the bank of the river near Katu Yrik
Day 04. 03/08 Rafting to Tudansky cascade crossing of rapids (4 category. Campsite on the river bank.
Day 05. 04/08 Rapids of Itukaiskiy cascade (3+, 4 category). Rafting to a mouth of the river Chulcha. Campsite on the river bank.
Day 06. 05/08 We’ll have a layover day. Trekking to Chulcha waterfalls. In the afternoon we’ll warm ourselves in a real Russian sauna inside a special tent. Natural steam, switches of green twigs, and cold water bathing will surely invigorate us all.
Day 07. 06/08 Rafting to Teletskoe Lake. Camping on the bank of the lake.
Day 08. 07/08 We will take a small ship or a motor boat across the lake to the village of Artybash. Transfer to Gorno Altaysk. We stay in Gorno Altaysk at the hotel, a two-stars.
Day 09. 08/08 Flight from Gorno Altaysk to Moscow. Connect with homeward-bound flight.
Land cost: 72 000 Rub p\p, (min 10 pax).
Payment: Deposit 20% not late 45 days prior to departure, final payment 20 days prior to departure.
Rates quoted are per person, based on sharing double accommodations