Horse tour to the mountain "Uch Sumer" (Belukha) - 11 days

Belukha Mountain is the heart of Asia. For centuries, people from all over the world have admired the majestic beauty of God's creation. Now it's time to see it in all its glory, step on the snowy slopes, go through the bright alpine meadows, admire the crystal streams and the great mountains of Altai.  The snow-white beauty of Belukha, the milk waters of lake Akkem, the Akkemskaya wall, the turquoise mirror of Kucherlinskoye lake and the true natural masterpiece Tekelu waterfalls will remain forever in your heart.

Dates of arrivals for 2020: 19-29/06; 10-20/07; 20-30/08.  On the other dates - on individual requests, in these months – June, July, August, September.

Overnight on the day of arrival and  departure in warm houses, on other days (8 nights) in tents.

The price includes: transport services, rent of camp and kitchen equipment, meals on the route (except meals on the way), guide services, medical insurance. Equipment provided: the group is provided with group tourist equipment (tents, sleeping bags), kitchen equipment required for the route, food and a group medical bag.

ATTENTION !!! To visit the border area requires permission. Permission is issued within 30 days.

 All my travels begin with the city of Gorno-Altaisk.

Under the additional agreement I can meet you in the cities of Biysk / Barnaul / Novosibirsk.

 Tour program:

 Day 1 (19/06; 10/07; 20/08)

Transfer to Kucherla village. On the way there is a magnificent view of the mountains and Altai steppe.

Overnight in warm houses at the recreation center in the village Kucherla. In the evening we are waiting for a hot dinner and a hot Russian bath.

 Day 2 (20/06; 11/07; 21/08)

Horseback we move to the Kuzuyak pass - the Akkem river.

Overnight in a forest glade on the bank of the Oroktoi stream in a tent. On the way 5-6 hours.

 Day 3 (21/06; 12/07; 22/08)

Creek Oroktoy - creek Tukhman. The trail goes up the mountain taiga. On the pass offers an amazing view of the majestic Belukha.

Overnight at the source of the river Tukhman in a tent. On the way 7-8 hours.

 Day 4 (22/06; 13/07; 23/08)

Creek Tuhman - lake Kolduyry.

Overnight on the shore of a mountain lake in a tent. On the road 7-8 hours

 Day 5 (23/06; 14/07; 24/08)

Kelduyra lake - Tekelu river. An interesting excursion to the largest waterfall in Altai, a natural monument - Tekelu. 3-4 hours on the way. The equestrian part is 3-4 hours, walking to the waterfall 3 hours. Overnight in tent.

 Day 6 (24/06; 15/07; 25/08)

Tekelu River - Sarybel Pass - lake Akkem.

Climb to the pass, go through the swampy plateau of Sarybel. The trail goes along the alpine meadows and leads you to the gorge Jarlu.

Overnight in a tent on the shores of lake Akkem.

 Day 7 (25/06; 16/07; 26/08)

Lake Akkem - Karatyyurek pass - cedar forest.

Overnight in a tent on a cedar meadow.

 Day 8 (26/06; 17/07; 27/08)

Cedar glade - lake Kucherlinskoye. The “Kucherlinskoye O” camp site with a restaurant on the lakeside and a sauna with a swimming pool. At will accommodation in tents or in small houses. - Walk around the lake. Riding on motorboats, water bikes

 Day 9 (27/06; 18/07; 28/08)

lake Kucherlinskoye - the valley of the river Kucherla. The path lies down the gorge along the river Kucherla.

Overnight on the river bank.

 Day 10 (28/06; 19/07; 29/08)

The valley of the river Kucherla - recreation center "Bayra". On the way, the archaeological monument "Kucherlinskaya pisanitsy." Return to the village Kucherla .

 Accommodation in houses, dinner, bath.

 Day 11 (29/06; 20/07; 30/08)

Return to the city of Gorno-Altaisk

Number of days: 11
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: ticket to Gorno-Altaisk, lunch on the way.
What to bring: What to bring along we discuss at the stage of booking
Transport: Horse/Camel
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Tour categories:
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Languages:
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German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
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Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.