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Kamchatka region – Tourism in Russia

Kamchatka region is fiery and alive, almost all tourist routes go through either thermal or mineral springs, or through the crater of one of the active volcanoes. Few places on the planet where you can see so many volcanoes simultaneously.

Peninsula Kamchatka “is divided” between Kamchatka region occupying its southern part (170, 8 thousand sq. km) and Koryak Autonomous district. stretching along the Northern part of the Peninsula (472, 3 thousand square km). Due to the relatively harsh Northern climate (winter on the Peninsula is different in different parts of the world: snowy and mild on the coast, frosty in the Central and inland portion, rough and windy in the North; in summer the temperature reaches 10-18 s) in the Peninsula is home to a small number of the population in the area – 349, 8 thousand people, area – 28, 5 thousand.

The Kamchatka Peninsula has tremendous resources to conduct various ecological trips, various tours, during which tourists can not only actively relax, but also to learn many interesting things about volcanoes: how they work, why erupt, about life in a natural environment of rare animals – fur seals, sea lions, the island of seals, sea otters, colonies of seabirds. In this regard, the local tourism professionals have prepared for guests of the region themed Continue reading

The Main tourist attractions of Karelia

Karelia is called the land of forests and lakes. Many tourists visit the Republic every year, many Karelians themselves traveling the homeland. So North-East from the town of Pudozh is a protected area, underdeveloped, inaccessible and almost inhabited land.

In 1991, in the month of April in this region and organized the first in the Russian North national Park. An event of this kind was of great importance for all environmental Affairs of our country. The Park territory covers the Eastern part of Karelia (Pudozh district) and part of the Arkhangelsk region (Onega district) and in total occupies 5 thousand square kilometers.

Vodlozero national Park is one of the world’s largest reserves of wildlife. The Park fauna is represented by 38 species of mammals, 5 species of amphibians and reptiles and 22 species of different fish. This diversity is the result of a weak impact of human activities on nature Park for centuries. On the vast territory of the Park provides refuge for many endangered species of animals and birds. Often, there circling birds of prey, listed in the red book of Russia and Karelia, such as the white-tailed eagle, osprey and Golden eagle. Here regular meetings with brown bear, moose, lynx, marten, Wolverine, badger, muskrat, Fox and wolf. The Park is a home to wild reindeer. Continue reading

The Healing lake of the Kurgan region

In the southern part of Russia on the border with Kazakhstan there is a small region — the Kurgan region, the administrative center — the city of Kurgan. Nature and landscape of this area differs from adjacent regions of our country and more reminiscent of the Kazakh steppe, rather than forests and mountains of the Ural region. Many unusual and beautiful in the Kurgan region, and among particularly stands out is an incredible abundance of lakes, which number over two thousand. These lakes have a great rest and swim.

But most importantly, in the Kurgan region there are lakes, endowed with unique healing properties. The healing power of these unique water bodies is comparable, for example, the dead sea or to the famous healing lakes of the Czech Republic.

The most famous and popular of the healing lake of the Kurgan region — Bitter and bear. The level of salt and minerals in lake water reaches 25%. Also a unique mud structure that has been proven for effective treatment of many diseases.

The sanatorium of the Kurgan region provide a wide infrastructure for effective treatment. One of the main healing factor is the local dirt and water. So, for example, on the shore of Bear lake is the eponymous resort that accepts Continue reading

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