The region is actively making preparations for the holiday “Altayskaya Zimovka”

The region is actively making preparations for the holiday “Altayskaya Zimovka”

This year, “Altayskaya Zimovka” (Altai wintering) will hold for the third time. The event will take place from 15 to 18 December. The program of “Altayskaya Zimovka – 2016” - more than 50 events in traditional and new areas: tours to the Sovetsky District on ​​the Svetloe Lake to the place of swans wintering, climbing to the highest point of Altai Krai - Shangin peak, seminars on the creation and promotion of the brand of tourism products, tourism souvenirs, event tourism and interregional tourist routes.

On 15th and 16th December, business program in the «B2B» format for the representatives of industry is planned. Participation in master classes of leading Russian experts is free, but you need to registerby 1 December. The holiday will be held on Saturday, December 17, and Sunday, December 18 for all the residents and guests of the region. This year, it will be held in six cities and 12 districts of the region.

On 15th December the results of contests of tourist stories and tourism industry leaders will sum up. In the same day the competition “Wildlife of Altai” will start - it will show in GMILIK. According to the organizers of a large tourist event, the main directions of the two holidays - the air activity and “warm meetings in warm places.” The program includes more than 50 events: 30 sports and more than 20 entertaining and educational events. Organizers are preparing festivities, competitions and demonstrations of creative and sports teams, dog sled races, souvenir fairs and competitions.

It is expected that more than 2,000 people will take part in sports events and the site will be visited by more than 5000. It should be reminded that in the “Altayskaya Zimovka - 2015" nearly 20 thousand people took part in the opening of the winter tourist season.

The organizers of the holiday “Altayskaya Zimovka” are the Regional Department for Tourism, Recreation, Interregional and International Relations and Altayturtsentr.

Details and the complete program are published on the official website, in the official social network groups,,,

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