Weekend, July 6-7. there was a trip to the lake Svetloyar, located in the Nizhny Novgorod region. The history of the lake has many legends, local places and healing waters renowned for their miraculous powers.
Days 6-7 July was not chosen by accident-6 July celebrates the day of the Vladimir icon of the mother of God. The village, near which is a lake, called Vladimir. The morning held a solemn service, and then through the streets of the village, there is a procession – bear icon of the Vladimir mother of God to the lake. From all over Russia, CIS and far abroad are pulled together here in these days of the pilgrims, people who want to heal, to touch the relics, to get help. And these are people of different religions, because the lake is what unites them all and helps his miraculous power. The procession moves along the Avenue of birch trees, to the wooden Church of the Kazan mother of God, which is located on the hill near the lake. There is a prayer service, people are attached to the face of the Vladimir mother of God. Then everyone walks around the lake perimeter, in front of the priest with the icon. People go and pray, thinking of his own.
Along the Avenue of birch trees leading to the lake, these days it takes a fair sell. Monastyrsky kvass, Mead, products from birch bark, clay, baskets; play the harp and much Continue reading
We invite everyone to join us! If You do not dive, but would like to join our company, we will be happy!) On this trip, for all have the opportunity to spend time interesting and fun as you want! For children prepared a special game program.
For those who want to try themselves in diving, we propose a simple and interesting course “PADI Discover Scuba Diver” – a trial dive. This is a great opportunity to touch the mysterious underwater world and just try. An experienced instructor will introduce You to the basics of diving and safety under water, explain how to use the scuba gear and will accompany You throughout the lessons. After You get the card “PADI Discover Scuba Diver”. Some students will conclude the course “PADI Open Water Diver”. Divers that have been certified, we offer equipment rental for independent diving and taking further courses with specializations.
The location – base “Ingol”. Distance to the lake about 5.5 km 406 hours. Optionally, you can stay in a house with all amenities and in a tent. On the base Continue reading
In the second issue of the Russian geographical magazine ’s Picturesque Russia”* in 2015 published an article about Altai biosphere reserve: “the Waterfall uchar – test for the bold…”
In each issue of the magazine, which is published once in two months, there is a heading called “the Protected area”, which tells about the national parks of our country. In this room were placed the articles of Tigireksky nature reserve, Altaisky and Katunsky biosphere reserves.
In the article on the Altai biosphere reserve “Waterfall uchar – test for the bold…” reserve staff told us about the biggest in the Altai mountains cascade waterfall uchar (Tulchinsky Big waterfall). This extraordinary work is located on the territory of the Altai nature reserve, on the right tributary of Chulyshman — the river Chulcha in 11-12 kilometers from its confluence with the Chulyshman. In 2011, the Association of tour operators has made a uchar in a list of 5 of the most hard-to-reach attractions of Russia. The route to the waterfall uchar – one of the six eco-educational routes allowed in the reserve to visit. The article tells about the changes that happened on the trail, and provides visitors an updated route. Continue reading