Day 1

Early morning meeting of tourists in the village of Pearl Lake. Shira. Accommodation at the BO "Complex on Komleva" and (or) "Complex on Sadovaya" (4-6-bed), lunch (independently), rest, swimming in the lake. The healing properties of Lake Shira have been known for a long time. The first vacationers on the shores of Azure Lake appeared in 1891, when the inhabitants of this shore put up their yurts. Our planet has only 4 reservoirs with similar mineral waters that are on Lake Shira. The healthy climate of these places is a rare combination of lake air and the dry climate of the steppes. The Shira mineral Lake is impressive in its scale. Its length reaches up to ten kilometers, and its width is about five. This is one of the largest reservoirs in Siberia, in which millions of cubic meters of therapeutic moisture are concentrated. Dinner (on your own).

Day 2

Breakfast (on your own, in a cafe, dining room in the village of Pearl Lake. Shira. The average check is 150 rubles.). 10.00 - Excursion to the Ancestral Trail. Travel time: 2 hours (6 km in one direction); Excursion time: 4 hours. Here archaeologists have found the oldest human sites in Siberia in caves, more than 24 thousand years old. The ancestors came to the Trail to worship the Gods and Spirits who inhabited the numerous grottos here, elevated hundreds of meters above the White Jus River. The trail is conventionally divided into 7 sectors, which symbolize the birth and formation of a person's personality...

important! As a lunch, you need to take a snack and water with you. The tour organizer will definitely remind you about this the day before. 18.00 — Dinner (independently, in a cafe, dining room in the village of Pearl Lake. Shira. The average check is 250 rubles). Free time.

Day 3

Breakfast (on your own, in a cafe, dining room in the village of Pearl Lake. Shira. The average check is 150 rubles.). Room release.

10.00 — Departure to the mountain range of Chests. Travel time: 1 hour 30 minutes (90 km) Tour time: 2.5 hours

Excursion to the mountain range of Sunduki is one of the most mysterious places in Khakassia. An array of five free-standing remnant mountains, up to 200 m high, combining burial grounds, rock paintings and special structures, which together, according to some archaeologists, were used by ancient people to observe the stars, the sun and the moon.

14.00 — Lunch (on your own, in a cafe the average check is 250 rubles.) 14.30 — Departure to the Tuimsky failure. Travel time: 1 hour (60 km). Tour time: 1 hour

Excursion to the Tuimsky sinkhole - a man-made sinkhole on the site of an underground mine closed in 1954 near the village of Tuim (Khakassia). The deposit was worked underground. As a result of blasting, the roof of the mine sagged and later collapsed, forming a man-made depression. After the mine was preserved on the top of the mountain, as a result of the collapse of underground mine workings, a depression with a diameter of 6 m was formed, which was constantly expanding. A lake with water painted in bright blue color formed at the bottom. In 1996, Yuri Senkevich shot a story about the Failure for the popular TV program Travelers Club, and later the place became the backdrop for filming an episode of the TV game "The Fear Factor". 16.30 - Departure to Abakan. Travel time: 2h 30 min (190 km) Accommodation in a hotel, in double rooms. Dinner (on your own, in a cafe (average check 250 rubles)).

Day 4


Breakfast at the hotel. 10.00 - Departure for an excursion to Oglakhty. Travel time: 1 hour 20 min (67 km). Tour time: 3 hours. Already my head is spinning from the clean air, the Khakass expanses, from the view of the Krasnoyarsk reservoir. It is very exciting for the soul from the consciousness that now we will climb the stairs to where many thousands of years ago on the mountain "Forty Teeth" our ancestors left drawings on the rocks about their life... And the man-made staircase is no less impressive than the ancient drawings! 965 steps — only 500 meters in length and with a height difference of 150 meters! Well, to touch the history and look at the centuries—old art - as a nice bonus at the end of the road! 13.00 — Lunch (on your own - in a roadside cafe (average check 250 rubles)) 13.30 — Departure for an excursion to Salbyksky kurgan. Travel time: 1 hour 30 min (85 km) Tour time: 2 hours

If you appreciate the truly wild, pristine beauty and prefer an unforgettable experience, a trip to the Big Salbyksky Kurgan is for you. The Salbyk mound in Khakassia has long been called the Stonehenge of Siberia. It is located in the Valley of the Dead Kings - the burial place of the Scythian nobility, built in the III century BC. But let's keep the intrigue and give you the opportunity to see everything with your own eyes. 16.00 — Departure to Abakan (travel time 1 hour 30 min; 73 km). Dinner (on your own in a cafe in Abakan (average check from 200 rubles)). Free time.

Day 5

Breakfast at the hotel. Room release. Departure to Minusinsk, one of the ancient cities of Southern Siberia, founded in 1739, 58 km. It is located in the center of the vast forest-steppe Minusinsk basin, surrounded on all sides by mountains. Departure to Ermakovskoe village. Departure to the Ergaki Nature Park. Unique, unusual and so different - either attractive-homely, or cold-harsh, but always charming beauty of the natural landscapes of the Ergaks, their aura has long been a byword. It is this beauty and this aura that attracts countless fans, if not pilgrims, to them.

Arrival at the Visitor Center of the nature park. Excursion along the ecological trail of the Siberian hunter, leading to a special world, according to the laws of which people lived and still live, whose main trade is hunting fur-bearing animals. You will get acquainted with the life and traditions of hunters of the beginning of the XX century, fishing techniques, ancient samolovs, enjoy picturesque landscapes. After the tour, departure to the campsite. Placement. Dinner. A walk through the park. Rest. Supper.

Day 6

Breakfast. Departure to the nature park "Ergaki" Excursion to the Hanging Stone. A fairly long route in terms of time and distance will not tire you, because you simply will not have time to think about fatigue. The changing landscapes, the grandeur of the surrounding nature, the splendor of the subalpine meadows, now lit up with orange roasts, then overflowing with blue catchments will not even leave a reason for fatigue. In one radial hike you will visit the most popular tourist sites: the lakes "Rainbow" and "Karovoe", the rock "Hanging Stone". The Hanging Stone rock is the central object on the route. Its name did not appear by chance: the fact is that it is really a huge stone that stands on the edge, as if hanging over the lake "Rainbow". If you look from below, from the lake itself, you get the impression that the stone is about to break and fall down with a terrible roar. After the "Hanging stone" the route goes to the lake "Rainbow". And then, heading to the Tarmazakovsky Bridge, it is nearing its logical conclusion. (15.8 km - 6-9 hours). Lunch lunch box. Return to the campsite. Supper.

Day 7

Breakfast. Room release. Departure to Shushenskoye. Accommodation in the hotel complex "New Village". The New Village is an architectural and ethnographic complex of the Shushenskoye Museum–Reserve, which offers a unique opportunity for visitors to find themselves in a Siberian village of the late 19th century with its streets and houses, with its customs and traditions. Dinner. Sightseeing tour of the museum. Excursion to the Historical and Ethnographic Museum-reserve Shushenskoye. A unique historical, architectural, ethnographic complex located in the open air on the banks of the Shusha River, near its confluence with the Yenisei. The area of the museum-reserve is about 16 hectares. The museum represents the historically formed central part of the ancient Siberian village. Economic activity, everyday life, social life, spiritual culture of Siberian peasants at the turn of the XIX and XX centuries are represented in monuments of rural architecture, in the interiors of peasant houses and public buildings, in rich collections of tools and household peasant art. The main and scientific-auxiliary fund of the museum has 106,225 items of storage. It consists of more than 30 different collections: memorial items, books of the XIX – early XX centuries, vehicles, furniture, clothing, dishes, samovars, musical instruments, religious objects, numismatics, graphics, paintings, tools of agriculture, cattle breeding, hunting, beekeeping, fishing, weaving, wood processing, blacksmithing and shoemaking crafts, etc. Visiting exhibitions, demonstration of crafts (weaving), master class. The Shushenskoye Museum-Reserve has been engaged in exhibition work since its inception, most actively since the late 80s of the twentieth century. Exhibitions from the museum's funds are exhibited not only on museum squares, but also exported to nearby territories. In the Shushenskaya volost of the Minusinsk district at the end of the XIX – beginning of the XX century, more than thirty types of crafts and crafts were developed. The exposition of the museum-reserve presents widespread crafts related to the processing of wood, clay, fibrous crops, wool, and others. One of the main directions in the work of the museum-reserve now is not only the display, but also the revival of ancient crafts. Supper.


Day 8

Breakfast. Excursion to the national Park "Shushenskiy Bor". The National Park is under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Russian Federation. It is a member of the Association of Nature Reserves and national parks of the Altai-Sayan Ecoregion. The territory of the park is located at the junction of two natural and climatic zones - forest—steppe and taiga and includes unique natural and territorial complexes of the Western Sayan and Minusinsk basin. The total area of the park is 39,180 hectares. The first national park in the Krasnoyarsk Territory "Shushenskiy Bor" introduces its visitors to unique natural and historical sites. These are the extrazonal ribbon forests of the right bank of the Yenisei, an arboretum with typical and introduced plants, alpine meadows and glacial lakes of the Borus ridge, a museum of forestry history, untouched taiga, a peasant hut, specially equipped recreation areas and much more. More than 750 species of plants grow in the park, 11 of them are listed in the Red Book of the Russian Federation, there are more than 270 species of birds, 27 of them are listed in the Red Book of the Russian Federation, 4 species of amphibians, 5 species of reptiles, 47 species of mammals. Excursion to the hut where V.I. Lenin rested during the hunt. In the vicinity of Shushenskoye, V.I. Lenin had especially favorite places. They are taken under state protection. During hunting trips, Vladimir Ilyich went to the pine forest, to the Crane and Sand slides, to Lake Perovo. Visit to the visit center of the Sayano-Shushensky Nature Reserve. You will see rare wild cats of southern Siberia, which are under state protection, learn interesting facts and stories about the system of protection and study of snow leopards living on the territory of the Sayan Mountains. Return to the village. Dinner. Free time. Supper.

Day 9

Breakfast. Room release. Excursion to the observation deck of the Sayano-Shushenskaya HPP with a visit to the museum. Ivan Yarygin and the temple (83 km, 2 hours on the way). The Sayano-Shushenskaya hydroelectric power station named after P. S. Neporozhny is the largest power plant in Russia by installed capacity, the 9th among operating hydroelectric power plants in the world. It is located in the village of Cheryomushki (near the city of Sayanogorsk) in the Republic of Khakassia and is the most powerful hydroelectric power station in Russia and one of the most powerful in the world. The Mainskaya HPP is a counterregulator of the Sayano-Shushenskaya HPP, smoothing out fluctuations in the water level in the Yenisei that occur when the operating modes of this powerful HPP change. The height of the HPP is more than 200 meters, and the length along the upper edge is about one kilometer! The arch-gravity dam is able to hold the pressure of more than 30 cubic kilometers of water!! The sight of a working dam will touch and leave an unforgettable mark on your soul. And photos will save this event for a lifetime! Trout farming is organized at the hydroelectric power station. Transfer to d . Blue. Visit to the Church of St. Evdokia of Moscow and the Ivan Yarygin Museum. Ivan Yarygin is a legend of Russian sports. He won Olympic gold twice, won the World and European Championships, and set an eternal record, putting absolutely all his rivals on the shoulder blades at three of the most prestigious competitions. Dinner. Transfer to Minusinsk. Excursion to the Minusinsk Regional Museum of Local Lore named after N.M. Martyanov. The Minusinsk Museum named after N.M. Martyanov is the oldest museum in Siberia, was founded in June 1877 by Nikolai Mikhailovich Martyanov (1844-1904), a pharmacist, a botanist. This is the first museum in Siberia and the Far East with a Program and Charter. The museum's specialists will conduct a sightseeing tour about the history of the development of the population of the south of the Krasnoyarsk Territory from ancient times to the present day, about the flora and fauna of this territory. Of particular interest to those present are expositions related to the ancient world, telling about the culture of the peoples inhabiting the south of the region in the past centuries. The museum has unique exhibits. For example, a collection of shells from the bottom of the Indian Ocean, donated by the traveler Potanin, an album by the artist Shishkin, a collection of photonegatives on glass in Minusinsk, Tuva, Khakassia. Transfer to the railway station. Boarding a train in a compartment car to Krasnoyarsk. Dinner (lunch box).

Day 10

Early arrival in Krasnoyarsk (approximately at 06:30 – local time).



The price of the tour includes: transfers according to the program, meals according to the program, 2-6-bed accommodation according to the program, excursion program, entrance tickets to museums, railway ticket in a compartment car Minusinsk-Krasnoyarsk

Surcharge for single accommodation on the island of Shira (2 nights) – 3400 rubles/ person, in a hotel in Abakan (2 nights) – 3400 rubles / person, Ergaki (2 nights) – 4000 rubles / person, Shushenskoe "New Village" (2 nights) – 5000 rubles/person.

Accident insurance (issued independently if necessary).

Due to weather conditions threatening the life and health of tourists, the route program will be changed!!!