Ukok Plateau is a remote and pristine grasslands area located in the heart of southwestern Siberia, the Altai Mountains region of Russia near the borders with China, Kazakhstan and Mongolia. The plateau is recognized as part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site entitled Golden Mountains of Altai as an important environmental treasure.
This plateau is famous for its archeological findings – the mummy of the Siberian Ice Maiden.
Plateau Ukok is located more than 1000 km from Gorno-Altaysk. This route is real jeep adventure because you should cross rivers, marshes and mountain passes.