New Year and Christmas tours 2020
Cosy hollidays to snowy winter!
Spend winter holidays in a snowy fairy-tale! Imagine a cosy and warm cottage, firewood crackling in the fireplace, festive food almost ready in the stove. There is a snowstorm outside but it will calm down in the morning so you can go skiing or fishing, take a walk on snowmobiles or just stroll through snowy forest.
Migrating birds of Volga delta
Fantastic journey to the kingdom of saiga antelope and migrating birds
We offer you a chance to prolong summer and watch the bird's flocks on their way to the South. They stop for the break on the numerous islands of the biggest delta in Europe. In the neigbouring steppes one can watch saiga antelopes.These animals are peer with mammoth and they inhabited vast territories all over Eurasia. Nowdays, Kalmykian steppes are almost the only places in the world where one can watch them in wilderness.
Baikal Lake birding
Misterious birding at the Saint sea
Baikal is a mistery. Ever until now local people believe eagle to be a sacred bird. There are lots of eagles breeding in Baikal area - Golden Eagle, Imperial Eagle, Steppe Eagle, Greater Spotted Eagle, Booted Eagle, White-tailed Eagle and Pallas’ Sea Eagle. And there are more than 20 raptor species in total. Hiking through mountain taiga you can hear tender voice of Yellow-browed Bunting and Rubythroat, Charming Siberian Blue Robin. Three-toed woodpecker you would recognize by its yellow cap. Around impetuous mountain rivers and creeks with waterfalls, you can watch fantastic bird – a dipper – diving in icy streams to find there some food. In mountain steppes of Southern Baikal long-tailed Bunting is one of the common species. Godlewski's Bunting, Eye-browed Thrush and Siberian Thrush are also typical for the area. Elegant Rock Thrush prefers rocky landscapes.The best time to come is late spring and summer.