For many, the word “safari” is associated with desert landscapes, lion prides and hot heat, from which you can hide only behind a wide-brimmed hat. Description suitable more for Africa.
That safari is typical only for Africa is an outdated stereotype. Now many countries offer tourists to visit their national parks, in which hundreds of species of animals and plants are represented. Russia also boasts interesting places for observing animals or just for walking in ecologically clean areas.
Safari tours are sightseeing tours in the wild, where participants can see exotic animals in their natural habitat. Most often, safaris are carried out by car, bus or other means of transportation, since the scale of Continue reading
Sports tourism is one of the types of tourism in which participants overcome various impassable sections of the path during a long hike. Hiking may not necessarily be hiking, but, for example, horse or water. Various difficulties in the form of gorges, mountains, swamps and other natural obstacles fill the trip with adrenaline and give it a twist.
Individually or in a group?
Usually, if a tourist travels alone or as a companion, the route is built individually. All wishes about the type of terrain and the level of difficulty of the path are discussed with a travel agent, who later, after processing the information, creates a unique tourist route. Those who prefer to travel in large groups, gets a standard ticket, which includes comprehensive service. However, group tours are not the same and often dramatically different from each other. When purchasing a ticket to the group, it is necessary to clarify the level of preparation of each participant, his preferences and age. In this case, the travel agency will try to choose from standard programs the most optimal for each traveler. Continue reading
The Republic of Karelia is 60 thousand lakes and 27 thousand rivers, fields dotted with berries, dozens of rare species of animals listed in the Red Book and endless woodlands. You can admire this unspoiled beauty not only in the warm season. Winter holidays in Karelia will interest both extreme people and outdoor enthusiasts, as well as tourists who are looking for solitude with nature.
The unique nature, developed tourist infrastructure and accessibility make the region attractive for corporate events, family vacations, budget and wealthy tourists. Below is more about interesting locations, recreation centers and winter entertainments in the Republic of Karelia. Continue reading