Where in Russia summer is not worse than abroad

Is whether such a vacation to be filled with impressions, but not the paperwork and not empty the wallet? But, and Yes!

We have collected 12 ideas summer adventures in Russia. Live in a Yurt on the shore of the lake, you can climb mountains or walk on the sandy dunes — you'll have plenty to choose from.

Drink mineral water in Kislovodsk,Stavropol Krai, 60 km from the city of Mineral Water



To spend the summer at a resort in the truest sense of the word, go to the water — Yes, the Caucasian Mineral. In Kislovodsk nostalgia without the Soviet flavor dispensed in the air. In local Spa hotels and sanatoria well with the whole family. While the adults take Narzan baths, relaxing under the masseur's hands and they sweat in the steam room, kids explore the salt caves, frolic in the pools and play in the children's clubs. All together great to walk around the Resort Park with the Valley of roses, ride the cable car and drink mineral water Narzan in the old gallery. Romantic couples also will not be bored: you need to go to the Honey waterfalls, to visit Alexander the rock where the duel Pechorin grushnitski, and dinner in the restaurant at the Castle of insidiousness and love.

How to get there: by train directly to the airport or a flight to Mineral Waters, and then an hour and a half by bus, minibus or train. If you drive, more convenient to hire a car at the airport of Minvody.

 Climb into the wilderness on the island GorodomlyaLake Seliger, Tver oblast



Rest on Seliger love the students. And that — close, romantic and cheap. But the love of pure lakes, warm sand and coniferous forests all ages. The ships and boats go from Ostashkov straight to the island of Gorodomlya — the one where Shishkin wrote sketches for "Morning in a pine forest". The island is famous for its inland lake, which is no wonder called Marvellous, and sandy May oblique. It is well to put up a tent in a deserted place, to light a fire, turn off the phone and remember what it's like to talk and not liking posts in Facebook. Ostashkov on the forum will advise you private house or hotel on Gorodomlya and tell you where to rent a boat to admire the Nilova desert with water.

How to get there: from Moscow to the town of Ostashkov on the train, and then to the island by ship or boat.


Recharge in the Black sea, Sochi, Krasnodar region

"And in the summer we go to the South," from these words, the soul immediately gets warmer. Sochi, for many, childhood was synonymous with carefree summer vacation by the sea after the 2014 Olympics has finally turned into a year-round resort. From December to April come here to ski in Krasnaya Polyana, and from late may to early November — a swim in the beautiful Black sea. Even if the city does not choose, you will rest wonderfully in Sochi you are waiting for the hydrogen sulfide Matsesta baths, five water parks, the yew-box grove and the observation tower of Akhun mountain, with views of the picturesque coast from the Lazarev to Pitsunda.

How to get there: by train or plane to Sochi.


Make friends with the Vikings on the Curonian spitKaliningrad oblast

Russia and Lithuania joins the long sandy spit: come — and in a fairy tale. Well, how else to call a place where the pines are dancing, singing goldcrests and warblers, sand dunes stretch to the horizon, and on both sides lapping azure waves? Among the natural wonders of Hiking trails, and the Museum "Ancient Sambia" the Vikings will teach you how to shoot a crossbow. Bathe anywhere: the Curonian lagoon warms in June, and the Baltic sea becomes warmer by mid-summer. Housing is also no problem: stay in a private house on the spit or in any hotel Zelenogradsk "on the mainland".

How to get there: by plane to Kaliningrad, and from there by train to Zelenogradsk, which is the beginning of the Curonian spit.


Show the children the sea of Azov,Golubitskaya Village, Taman Peninsula, Krasnodar Krai

The Azov sea is the most shallow in the world, so in early June, bathe in it, as in the fresh milk. Children go to the village of Golubitskaya on the Taman Peninsula, there is a gently sloping sandy bottom. When bored build castles and ride on cheesecakes, go to the water Park "Amazon" is the largest in all of the sea of Azov. Golubitsky calling the Dolphinarium to swim with dolphins and crocodile farm and offer to pet the toothy kid. If you want to improve your health, look for guesthouses and resorts in Golubitsky lake with healing mud.

How to get there: 60 km from Anapa or 160 km from Krasnodar by car or bus.


Find a favorite place in the Crimea,Evpatoria, Yalta, Sudak

In the Sunny Crimea everyone will find a place for the soul. For family-friendly entertainment Evpatoria and quiet of the surrounding villages — for example, Zaozernoe or Vitino. For five-star vacation go to Yalta. If it is important to save money, choose a perch. And to come back from vacation rejuvenated, stay in Saky. Local sanatorium "Poltava Crimea" the famous healing mud and healing salts of Saki lake. After underwater massage and pearl baths, you will lose not only the accumulated stress, but also dozens of years.

How to get there: by plane to Simferopol, from there by bus, trolley or car to the chosen resort.


Gather cloudberries on the Karelian isthmus,Leningrad oblast

If lying on the beach does not entice you, you can go on the Karelian isthmus North of St. Petersburg. Between the Ladoga lake and the Gulf of Finland in June is good to enjoy the white nights in July — it's time to swim in August — a time to gather mushrooms and berries. In Vyborg don't miss the medieval castle, granite caves and Park mon repos, and even participate in jousting festival. In Priozersk climb into the powder magazine of the fortress Korela. But the main reason to go to the Karelian isthmus — active. Experience trekking sandals, float the river Vuoksi, catch for dinner perch or climb on the rocks near hawk lake.

How to get there: by electric train from Finland station of Saint Petersburg to Vyborg or Priozersk.


Listen to the silence in BelokurikhaAltai Krai

When you want to all around turned off the sound and left you alone, you have to go to the Altai. Silence, mountain air and the antler baths — all included in a stay at the resort Belokurikha two hours ' drive from Gorno-Altaysk. This town, cosily hidden between forests and mountains, famous for its thermal springs and trails-path. After a couple days of mountain walks you from Atlanta with the universe on your shoulders turn into Hermes on winged sandals.

How to get there: by plane to Gorno-Altaysk, Barnaul or Novosibirsk, and from there a direct bus to Belokurikha.


Will land on the moonKamchatka

Half a century ago from Kamchatka's Shiveluch volcano experienced first Soviet lunar Rover. These places and now look like another planet. To enjoy the fantastic valley of geysers and to look inside volcanoes, join a Hiking or helicopter tour. Independent trekking in Kamchatka under force unless to Hugh glass, and meetings with bears are not uncommon. Caution: for greenhouse a here, but opportunities for mental relaxation galore. Catch a big Chinook salmon in the Big river, go to visit the Koryak on the ear, paraglide and swim in the hot pools of Paratunka, which from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky is only an hour away.

How to get there: by plane to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, and then how you want to — on foot, by bus, SUV, boat, speedboat or helicopter. Railways in Kamchatka, no.


Petulante on lake BaikalIrkutsk oblast

To start, take the example of the Nerpa — the Baikal seal and relish warm side. For the bronze tan and go swimming on the beaches of the Small Sea, the Chivyrkuisky Bay or Olkhon island: coves, and bays — the warm water. When you want to drive, take a ride on the Circum-Baikal railway, find the wooden Yurt in the Museum "Taltsy" and go up to the Chersky stone. Snack Express horseback riding, diving, ATV racing and fishing. But if the fisherman you have one, immediately get directions to the market in Listvyanka — lake Baikal omul here bring something quite fresh and then smoked.

How to get there: from Irkutsk to Olkhon island there are buses and taxis that pass on the ferry without waiting in line.


Relax in the nature reserve "the Khakassian", the Republic of Khakassia

In Khakassia come to live on the lakes. The mineral Bela. Stay in a Yurt on the beach, relax in the bath, and in the morning take a refreshing dip in the clear water and wave flying eagles. If you want to heal, stay in the resort on lake Shira. They know where to put silt mud and how much to prescribe water to ensure patients become fresher fads-Gorbunkov. And go to fish on freshwater lake Itkul. Ear of bass and bream will be even tastier if you cook it on the fire in the tent.

How to get there: by plane to Abakan, then to the lakes by train, car or bus.


Nestes Astrakhan watermelonsAstrakhan

You can't visit in Astrakhan in the summer and not fall in love. Look at the white Kremlin, a ride on teplohodike, fishing in the Volga-Akhtuba floodplain or shomate ready at the fish market "Selenskogo Isady". C July until the beginning of autumn in the Volga Delta Lotus fields in bloom — and then the hand reaches for the camera at all, regardless of gender, age and degree of romance. And for dessert: where, as in Astrakhan, to set records for the number eaten over the summer sugar watermelons?

How to get there: by train or by plane directly to Astrakhan.published


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