The authorities of Yakutia plan to open Arctic deposits of diamonds for tourists, creating new tour routes on the territory of the Mirny region. Rishat Yuzmukhametov, head of the region, informed TASS.
In addition to winter event tourism, it is time to consistently develop science tourism in Yakutia. This was stated by Minister of Investment Development and Entrepreneurship of Yakutia Anton Safronov while laying flowers in front of the monument to explorer Sergei Obruchev at the Pole of Cold.
This year, as part of the largest International Tourism Exhibition of Russia Intourmarket-2017, tourist products of Yakutia are presented at the joint stand of the regions of the Far East within the framework of the "Eastern Ring of Russia" project.
This area is part of the Taimyr district in Krasnoyarsk Krai and Yakutia. There are no roads; you can get there only by helicopter. Therefore Anabar Plateau is one of the most remote and ecologically clean places in Russia, not affected by human activities.
Tourists and lovers of natural beauty pay thousands of dollars to look at the ancient limestone pillars in the county of Wales, and they are completely unaware that in Yakutia there are much more fabulous rocks, and a trip to this pristine region is much cheaper.
The head of the Federal Tourism Agency, Oleg Safonov chaired a meeting on the conclusion of agreements with the Russian Federation subjects for a grant from the federal budget for the implementation of the program on "Development of domestic and inbound tourism in the Russian Federation (2011-2018)."
New tourist routes will connect Magadan Region, Kamchatka Krai and Yakutia. This was stated by Governor of Kolyma Vladimir Pechyony at a meeting of the Coordinating Council on Tourism, reports the press service of the regional government.
Khomus Museum (trump) - the world's first specialized museum. This is a wonderful realm of the ancient music, born in the Stone Age and lived into the present day, thanks to its enchanting sonority and democratic character of the smallest musical instrument in the world - khomus (trump).
Tourism in Yakutia is developing successfully - in recent years the flow of travelers has increased by 35%, which is more than 200 thousand Russian and foreign citizens. The republic developed a strategic approach to the development of domestic and inbound tourism. At a meeting with the public of Yakutia Head of the Federal Tourism Agency Oleg Safonov told about his impressions from the visit to "Northern Mosaic" tourist and recreational cluster which is being built now and discussed the tourism potential of Yakutia.