Lake Baikal is a great lake, which many even called the sea, so it’s diverse, unique and large. Almost all dream to see this element, to plunge into healing waters, to visit the unique shores of the famous lake in the world.
But a vacation on lake Baikal are different, so each chooses what he likes. It can be and mattresses on the beach near the water where you will be fed and in comfort to watch the variety of flora and fauna, and backpacks and tents in which to sleep, each day changing the Parking lot to learn the magnificence of nature.
Lovers of fishing and water travel are not left side, here you will find many possibilities that will suit any taste.
But it should be remembered that the area of the lake is heavily guarded, so there are taboos that cannot be broken, to stay remember only positive emotions. In the area of lake Baikal it is impossible to cut and saw trees, one should not leave litter and to light fires in the wrong places. For bonfires there is a designated area, either on the shore on the rocks. Fish can be only the bait, but to make a sweetheart bouquet of flowers growing out there is not worth it, better just to watch a beautiful meadow. And of course, we listen to loud music so as not to disturb other guests. And generally my advice, listen to nature, the rustling leaves Continue reading
Bus ran Gagra, towns and villages, nearly joined with it into one and svernul left, in the valley of the river Bzyb. At first it looks like the valley of the Mzymta river, but then the mountains on the sides of the river become higher and higher, the shear cliffs high above his head.
The first stop along the way — at demonstration apiary.
Here the valley of the Mzymta and Bzyb river still can be confused.
The second time the bus stopped near a small souvenir market, which is facing a cliff. She’s not looming over the market, and over tiny, like a fragment of stained glass, Blue Lake Azibiza.
His water seems opaque, dull, fantastic colors contrasting with white sheer walls of the mountains China on it and the green of bushes around, but if you get her in the palm of your hand, it turns out that it is transparent and clean.
This water, once in the Bzyb, it seems, still carries a bit of its mysterious turquoise color, and then dissolves into the grey waters of the river without a trace.
Valley in these parts turns into a long series of gorges along the bottom, sometimes crossing the river bridges, road.
Gorges replace each other, becoming deeper, all skalistie and all the more stunning.
First — the Bzyb.
Baikal. The amazing beauty of the lake, the unique creation of nature, crystal clear water… Probably every person in greater or lesser extent heard about the deepest lake on our planet. What do you know about Baikal?
Lake Baikal is located almost in the center of Eurasia, surrounded by high mountain ranges of the Baikal region. In length the lake stretches for 636 km, width – 80 km By area, Baikal is $ 31 470 km2. comparable to the size of Belgium (in this European country with cities and industrial centers with a population of almost 10 million people). The maximum depth of the lake – 1637 km – allow you to call Baikal the deepest in the world (average depth – 730 m). The African lake Tanganyika, which is among the deepest lakes on the planet, “behind” from lake Baikal to 200 m. of the thirty Islands is the largest island.
Baikal fill three hundred and thirty-six permanent rivers and streams, with half of the water brings the Selenga. Flows out of lake only river – Angara. To estimate the volume of lake Baikal, imagine that in ideal conditions (that will not fall and will not evaporate any drop from the surface), the Hangar, passing 60,9 km 3 of water annually, will need 387 years of continuous operation, to drain the lake! Continue reading