Library of the Tourism Vertical. The largest lake in Europe - lake Ladoga
The Republic of Karelia since ancient times was called as the Lake district. And among the huge number of its lakes Ladoga stands out for its vast expanses. On Ladoga…

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Beautiful lake Garda
In the North of Italy, close to Milan and Verona, there is a lovely lake. We will go to the biggest of them pre-Alpine lake Garda. There is hardly in…

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Karelia, tourism

Lakes and rivers of Karelia

The image of Karelia is connected first of all with the territory of blue lakes. Actually, there are a lot of lakes – over 61 thousand. Their quantity falling to 1 thousand sq. km region of Karelia confidently wins first place not only in Russia but also among regions of the world.

Lakes are very different in size varying from small lakes of lambesc (“was”), private and anonymous, until the largest in Europe Ladoga and lake Onega. The lake, which area is up to 1 sq. km. prevail, but there are many large lakes, which area is up to 10 or more sq. km. and 20 lakes exceed 100 sq. km Area is covered by lakes in Karelia makes 11.4% of its entire territory, which is clearly more than in the neighbouring state of Finland, and almost twice as much than in the region of Murmansk.

Many lakes take the beginning of tectonic movements of the terrestrial crust, but most appeared due to the ploughing of the earth’s crust by glaciers during the movement many millions of years ago. First deeper, they usually extended shape, have high rocky and often very steep banks and there are not enough Islands. The configuration of glacial lakes began more different – they discerned many Islands, bays, passageways and pretty little depth. However, very often lakes have mixed the beginning and it brings Continue reading

Resort – Lake ucum

In the Krasnoyarsk region is an absolutely amazing piece of nature – Ucom lake with bitter-salt water located in a mountain valley. Low mountains rise around, as if fencing your pearl from the outer world. Millions of years nature has conjured over the prescription of the lake water and silt mud, and it’s a unique formulation that cures many ailments. It was opened many centuries ago. Many diseases treated exactly tumskoy mud. In the XIX century on the lake appeared to natural treatment center. Rumor about the miraculous properties of the local mud reached the capital. Many ladies came here to be treated for infertility, the glory of the lake grew. In 1925 was founded the resort “Lake Uchum” is the first health resort of the Krasnoyarsk territory. For 85 years it has cured many thousands of people.

Scientists say that the healing resources of lake Uchum simply inexhaustible. Many decades of observations of water level confirmed: it rises and then decreases. And it happens millions of years. That silt mud, which is used to procedures – a fraction of the inventory at the bottom of the lake. Owing to the remoteness from industrial centres and special microclimate of the valley, Continue reading

Recreation Golden lake – description of the camp, photos, prices, booking of hotels in Altai, Teletskoye lake

LOCATION: recreation center “Golden lake” is located on the right Bank of the Teletskoe lake, the distance to the village of Artybash 2 km away, and Gorno-Altaisk 105 km to Barnaul 420 km, to Novosibirsk 620 km

DESCRIPTION: the Tourist complex “Golden lake” consists of 2-storey comfortable wooden hull, a 4-storey well-appointed cottages and 41 summer house, all 134 rooms and a maximum capacity of 414 (285 BSP + additional 129 seats).Recommended for families with children, youth companies and corporate groups.

ACCOMMODATION:

“Lux, L” 2 rooms

Double room in a comfortable 2-storey cottage in two levels: living room, bedroom. Double bed, upholstered furniture, wardrobe, bedside tables, dining table, chairs. Bathroom: WC, sink, shower (mountains. water). 2 DOS. places + 2 additional places (a folding sofa)

«the Suite, PL” 6 rooms

Double room in a comfortable 2-storey building: living room, bedroom. Two single beds with the possibility of combined use, upholstered furniture, wardrobe, bedside tables, balcony. Bathroom: WC, sink, shower (mountains. water). 2 DOS. places + 2 additional places (a folding sofa)

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