Altai trekking and hiking. Inegen – Tungur.

Hike along the route Inegen – Tungur in early May.

In the beginning of May, we suggest that you take a five-day hike along the route Inegen-Tungur. It is a very beautiful and quite a simple route.  Especially beautiful it is in the first days of May when the mountains are blazing with thousands of rhododendron flowers. The route runs along the banks of the Katun river and on a clear sky day, you can see glaciers of the Katun ridge. This pathway will be especially interesting to fans of photography, every few kilometers of road in front of you opens new panoramic views of the beautiful mountain river. The length of the hiking route is 70 km.

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Day 1: Transfer from Gorno-Altaisk to Inegen.

We will take you to a quiet and cozy base in Inegen village by a comfortable air conditioning minibus. You will have time to relax after the road journey, get acquainted with members of the group and relax in a hot sauna in the evening.

Day 2: Starting the hiking route.

The first day of a hike will open great panoramic views of the Katun to you. We will ride horses up the steep path over the cliff and be able to admire the snowy peaks of Katun ridge on a background of flowering rhododendron.

Day 3: Katun with Argut rivers’ merger.

On this day, you will admire one of the most beautiful places on the Katun river: the merger with Argut.

Day 4: Tungur.

We finish our walking route in Tungur, take some rest on the base, relax in a steam sauna, staying for the night in comfortable lodges.

Day 5: Tungur – Gorno-Altaisk transfer.

We will pass 450 km in comfortable seats of a minibus with crystal lite roof ending our way in Gorno-Altaisk in about 7 hours.

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 Necessary equipment

Backpack, 2-person tent, sleeping bag (with comfort temperature -5), trekking boots, a raincoat, warm clothes. We will provide a common group campfire equipment, and give you the right gear for rent as needed.

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The hike dates

If necessary, the route can be shortened by 1 day, excluding the day of rest in Tyungur and replaced with shuttle service to the Gorno-Altaisk city

The cost of participation:

for one participant – 400 USD.

The cost includes:

  • all transfers and transportations;
  • professional English and French-speaking interpreter
  • professional photographer for all the journey to keep your memories
  • services of professional guides and cooks;
  • two overnight stays on the bases and in camps;
  • general equipment for the camp: tents, fire equipment, gas burner;
  • Campfire food at all mealtimes;