Why we suggest you to travel to Altai, because it is one of the most beautiful region in the country and also the place where you can 100% reload. It is important sometimes to forget about all work, goals, targets, ambitions and just to be a part of nature. You will get so much energy from endless forests, lakes, mountains and fresh air, so you will feel so happy and relaxed and be much more effective in achieving your ambitious plans.
Why shall you go to the Murmansk region in winter and what interesting this region can give to you? Let's start with the fact that Murmansk in winter is a real winter fairy tale! Especially for those people who live in warm countries and have never seen snow. Snow in Murmansk begins to fall in October, so by the official start of winter there is already a lot of it! The trees are dressed in silver, the streets are white-white and clean, which means that it's time for real winter entertainment!
In 7 days you will see Irkutsk, the tourist center- the village of Listvyanka, the wild steppes of the Baikal region , one of the shamanistic shrines – Olkhon island, the endless expanse of clear water of the lake Baikal, the "gray" peaks of the Eastern Sayan mountains. Baikal is the deepest lake on our planet, its age is around 25 million years, the temperature of the upper layers of its waters in the summer is only 8-10 degrees. The water is so clear that in some places you can see the bottom at a depth of 38 meters.
Moscow-Saint Peterburg-Baikal tour package will introduce you to Russian traditions and history and show the diversity of the Russian landscapes, climate zones, rich cultural. Our tour includes visits to classical attractions with deep histories, amazing museums, monuments, parks and theatres of two main cities of the Russian Federation Moscow ad Saint Petersburg and also a visit to the amazing Russian region, Siberia and its heart- Baikal lake.
We would like to introduce you two Russian regions: Moscow capital with its Kremlin and Orthodox Cathedrals, Tsar Cannon and Tsar Bell, Red Square, monuments, parks, theatres and also to introduce a special region called Altai. Russian people travel here to reload themselves from a busy crazy life of hectic cities, ambitious goals and tense deadlines. In Altai you will pass along the most beautiful roads of Russia called "Chuya Highway" (which is included to the Top-10 of the most beautiful highways in the world according to the National Geographic). You will also explore the pearl of the Altai — Lake Teletskoye (one of the deepest lakes in the world), bays and waterfalls of extraordinary beauty and mountains covered with forest.
Moscow-Murmansk tour package will introduce you to the Russian Christmas and New Year’s Eve traditions and to the spirit of the Frozen land Murmansk. You will experience the Russian North with its Aurora miracle, Saami people, haski riding. During your journey you will meet Ded Moroz (Grandpa Frost), who has a magic bag that can predict the future. This magic bag also carries lots of traditional Russian sweets and chocolates for you to try! You will take part of a winter game called “Snow Fun” and discover how Russians spend time during their long and glorious winters – you will come to know why we love this season so much. During Snow Fun, you will visit the Ice Palace, play street games, try some Russian mulled wine and have some uniquely Russian winter fun with the most expert and cheerful guides in Moscow.