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most beautiful lake in Russia
9. Baikal is one of the mostbeautiful places in Russia
is located in the south-east Sibiri.Forma it resembles a large crescent.The lake is surrounded by mountains and hills.Lake Baikal is the deepest and the sixth of the surface area of the lake land.It is very clean and clear.The composition of the water is low in salt.Therefore, the water of Lake Baikal can be compared with distilled water.The area surrounding Lake Baikal, is very unique in that many of its plants and animals are only present in the area.
What to see on Lake Baikal: In winter, extreme cold, it is possible to observe a very beautiful natural phenomena, when the ice breaks large cracks.There is a phenomenon of the loud sound resembling thunder.
Baikal contains many islands.The biggest - Olkhon.That's where a lot of tourists flock
Going to Lake Baikal, you can visit the monuments of nature: Mountain Peak Range, Cape Burhan, rock shaman stone, Sandy Bay.Be sure to ride on the train on Circum-Baikal Railway, which passes through the most beautiful places, opening the magnificent scenery from the windows of cars.
for hiking existing environmental trails that unite the Great Baikal Trail.
Baikal has always occupied the highest ratings among the most beautiful places in Russia.
10. Baskunchak one of the healthiest places in Russia
located in the Astrakhan region, Akhtuba district in the territory Bogdino-Baskunchkkskogo reserve.
Tourism on Baskunchak: This salt lake -37% salt in the composition of the water.The index is higher than in the Dead Sea.There are no living organisms, but due to mineral salts, deposits of natural clay, dirt sulfidnoilovoy it has healing properties.The effect of treatment is comparable to the therapeutic effect of the Dead Sea.Even the air here has medicinal properties (contains bromine, fitontsydy).Located near the Sanatorium dispensary "Baskunchak", specializing in the treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal functions of the respiratory tract and other diseases.
11. Seydozero perhaps the most beautiful place in the Russian
located in Murmansk on the Kola Peninsula.Sedoozero surrounding mountains.On the adjacent rock Kuyvchorr depicted gigantic (70 meters high and 30 wide) Kuyva sorcerer.Many have tried to conquer the mountain waiting for the sad fate.The loss of life locals associated with the evil spell of a sorcerer who lives in the mountain.
12. Most blue lake in Russia
In Kabardino-Balkaria in Cherek canyon-Balkaria.The group consists of five beautiful lakes.The lowest is very unique.When small amounts of water surface, it has an impressive depth of 258 meters.The water is rich in hydrogen sulfide, so full of color blue.The nature of the surrounding valley and the lake is very picturesque.Beech forests and green hills succeed each other.The names speak for themselves: Blue, Dry, gone, Secret.On the road to the upper lake on the way encountered the cave in which were found traces of an ancient civilization VX centuries AD.Landscapes blue lakes than remind Plitvetskie lake, recognized as one of the most beautiful lakes in the world
13. Lake Lotus is the brightest place in Russia
Near the city of Volgograd in the Volga-Akhtuba bay.When the lotus flower is really an unforgettable spectacle.Lotus leaves have a white or fuchsia and thanks to the fine fly pearlescent shimmer in the sunlight.This beautiful place is visited by many tourists Rosii.
Getting there: in this beautiful place Rosii excursions, you can drive yourself by taxi №104 and №104a.If you go by car, from Volgograd, merge onto the new bridge and to anywhere in the Krasnoslobodsk turn left.If you prefer to go through the city of Volzhsky, then you need to go to the Srednyaya Akhtuba and then across the bridge of the river Akhtuba move forward.Once you reach the crossroads where there is a pointer Lebyazhya Glade roll off the track to the asphalt road and drive for approximately 4 km.to this beautiful place.
What time is worth visiting: best time of the month of August, as the lotus bloom from mid-July to early September.
14. Seliger is one of the most interesting places in Russia
This is a whole system of lakes in the Novgorod and Tver regions.The line forms bizarre coast, many islands and beautiful natural surroundings make Seliger, one of the most beautiful places in Russia.
Rest on Seliger: located there are many holiday homes and resorts.Many tourists like to rest on Seliger quite spartan, sleeping in tents.Sightseeing, hunting, fishing, parachute jumping, diving, windsurfing and other water attractions all this allows you to leave a lasting impression on vacation on Lake Seliger.Most tourists visit the peak time is the month of July, as many vacationers like to meet at Seliger Christmas and New Year.
15. Jack London's most romantic place in Russia
in the Magadan region.It is surrounded by beautiful rocky mountains resembling the fjords of Norway.The taiga forests surrounding this area are inhabited by elk, bears, wolverines, squirrels, stoats and hares.These places are protected by the state sinceThey are natural reserves.The lake has 4 re island.Vnego fall mountain streams.His zazvanie place was because the book by Jack London, who was found on this site pioneer.Because of this neobchnoy finds and beautiful surrounding nature Lake Jack London is one of the most romantic places in Russia.
Activities: poseschet it is best romantic place in the summer or in September.By Jack London Lake organized tours.They include sightseeing Magadan, and then on all-terrain vehicle on a dirt road in the direction of the lakes.First visited the lake with the speaker called "Dancing grayling," tourists are accommodated in wooden huts or tents.Rest, fishing, gathering, mushrooms and berries, and then on foot to the lake Jack London about 3 km.It is possible to organize photo hunting and enjoy plenty of silence and solitude wildlife.Tourists are also invited to hike to the ridge Annachag circuses and at the foot of the peak Aboriginal and excursions on the island.
16. Ladoga - the legendary place in Russia
between the Leningrad region and the Republic of Karelia.It is the largest lake in Europe.It flows into the river 32 Whole necklace of islands - Ladoga Skerries are located in the northern part.The appearance of the coastline is very diverse - granite rocks or gently sloping shores, stone back or very small green islands.Between the islands meander maze of straits.
dunes and sandbanks, pine coast - all of these natural landscapes adorn this beautiful place Rosii.One of the attractions is the Savior Transfiguration Monastery located on Valaam archipelago.
Near Ladoga there are a few tourist facilities.
17. Lake Onega - the most active in Russia
between the Republic of Karelia, Leningrad and Vologda regions.It is the largest lake in 2nd place in Europe after Ladoga size.
Activities: Rosii This beautiful place is very attractive in terms of tourism because it is rich in unique places.Every year in late July is held here, "regatta - the open championship of Russia on sailing."
on Lake Onega there are many islands, but the special attraction is the island of Kizhi museum reserve with the state on whose territory there are 89 monuments of wooden architecture of 15-20 centuries.
On the eastern shores of the cliffs, there are ancient petroglyphs (rock carvings) 2-4 millennium BCAnother attraction of this beautiful place is the largest national park.Vodlozersky, which is rich in its flora and fauna.In the park there is the famous monument of wooden architecture Ilyinsky.For tourists, the park features wooden houses with little amenities to their guests to immerse themselves more deeply into the nature and forget about civilization, there are a number of marinas and bathhouse.In the summer you can raft on the waters in canoes or rafts.In winter, skiing and motosnegohodah.The islands are held Russian Robinson Crusoe.The clear waters you can fish.Here the usual lot of freshwater fish species.
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