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Russian National Parks: Meschyora
The Meshchyora National Park was created in 1992 in the Vladimir region to preserve the nature of the Meshchyorsky lowland. The beautiful pristine nature of the national park is combined with excellent conditions for tourist recreation.
--16-07-2019--
Russian National Parks: Ukok Plateau
The Ukok Natural Park is located in the south-east of Kosh-Agach district in the Altai Republic. It became a specially protected natural area in 2005. The natural park preserves a unique variety of rare plant and animal species, as well as valuable architectural monuments.
--12-07-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: Vishersky Reserve
The guests of the Vishersky reserve are offered interesting ecological tours, for example, a combined water-hiking trip with visits to four Ural ranges.
--14-06-2019--
Russian Nature Reserves: Kedrovaya Pad
The reserve is located in Khasansky district of Primorsky Territory, near the western coast of the Amursky Bay. In clear weather its highest peaks - Mount Chalban, Podkrestovaya and Uglovaya can be seen from Vladivostok.
--14-06-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: Bolshekhehtsirsky Reserve
The Bolshekhtshirsky Reserve was founded in 1963 in order to preserve the surrounding natural resources and diverse wildlife.
--13-06-2019--
Russian National Parks: "Bashkiria"
National Park "Bashkiria" is the perfect place for nature lovers. Tourists are attracted by picturesque forests, fast rivers and many mysterious caves.
--13-06-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: Agrakhansky Reserve
The Terek River, going down from the northern slopes of the Caucasus for more than 600 km, flows into the Agrakhan Bay, forming a wide, muddy delta. This place is a kind of oasis among the dry Dagestan plains. It is here, in the southern part of the Agrakhan Bay of the Caspian Sea, where the reserve is located.
--12-06-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: Darwin Reserve
Darwin Reserve (Vologda region, Russia) is quite small but surprisingly rich in flora and fauna. It is located on the territory of two regions at once - the Vologda and the Yaroslavl.
--11-06-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: Talovskiye Chashi (Talovskiye Bowls)
Some archaeologists and historians claim that namely Talovskiye Chashi (Talovskiye Bowls) became the prototype for the appearance of legends about the Holy Grail. Allegedly, ancient Visigoths preserved the memory of an ancient miracle of nature during their migration from east to west, and later this memory was reflected in the legends of King Arthur.
--07-06-2019--
The Land of the Leopard National Park
The Land of the Leopard is a national park located in the Primorsky Krai of Russia. Its main purpose is to protect the population of the Far Eastern leopard.
--05-06-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: The Ussuriysk State Nature Reserve
The Ussuriysk State Nature Reserve is located in the Shkotovsky and Ussuriysk districts of the Primorsky Territory, and covers an area of ​​over 40 thousand hectares. It has ecological routes and recreation centers for tourists.
--04-06-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: National Park "Vodlozersky"
As many as 51.2 thousand hectares of the park were allocated for tourists - this is a recreational zone set aside specifically for the organization of ecological tours.
--27-05-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: Paanajärvi National Park (Republic of Karelia)
The Republic of Karelia is a famous land of wild forests, countless lakes and rivers, a favorite place for fishing and ecotourism. Paanajärvi National Park is located in the very north of Karelia, near the border with Finland, and despite the harsh climate, is accessible to visitors all year round.
--19-04-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: Basegi Reserve (Permsky Krai)
The State Nature Reserve Basegi, opened in 1982, stretches along the slopes of the eponymous mountain range of the Perm Territory on an area of ​​37,957 hectares.
--18-04-2019--
Ecotourism in Altai: Sailyugemsky National Park
Sailyugemsky National Park is located in the Kosh-Agach District of the Altai Republic. It was established in 2010 with the participation of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).
--17-04-2019--
Active Holidays in Russia
The number of those who want to change the usual beach and sightseeing holidays to something more extreme is steadily growing, as this is a great way to believe in your abilities and gain invaluable experience. Active tours are always an exciting journey that will be remembered for a lifetime.
--17-04-2019--
State Natural Reserves of Primorsky Krai: "Khankaysky"
The Khankaysky Nature Reserve is located in the south-western part of Primorsky Krai, on the coast and in the waters of Lake Khanka near the Russian-Chinese border. The Khankaysky reserve was created primarily to protect places of mass nesting and wintering of birds. T
--16-04-2019--
State Natural Reserves of Primorsky Krai: "Khankaysky"
The Khankaysky Nature Reserve is located in the south-western part of Primorsky Krai, on the coast and in the waters of Lake Khanka near the Russian-Chinese border. The Khankaysky reserve was created primarily to protect places of mass nesting and wintering of birds.
--16-04-2019--
Ecotourism in Russia: State Nature Reserve "Utrish" (Krasnodar Region)
The State Nature Reserve Utrish is located in the northwestern part of the Black Sea coast, in the Western Caucasus, an area dominated by foothill and lowland landscapes. This natural location has a large number of forests.
--15-04-2019--
Travel to Tyva: Ubsunorskaya Kotlovina Nature Reserve
Ubsunorskaya Kotlovina Nature Reserve (Republic of Tyva, Russia): find about exact location, interesting places, inhabitants, and routes.
--29-03-2019--
Travel to Tyva: National Parks
The Republic of Tyva is romanticly called the heart of Asia - it really stretches in the very center of this part of the world, incorporating the indescribable charm of Asian culture, its unique rhythm, sounds, smells and sensations. The land covers almost all the diversity of the world's natural zones.
--24-03-2019--
Krasnoyarsk Territory: Active and Cultural Holidays
There are 7 reserves in the region, where it is possible to raft along rough rivers, walk or try horse trekking in the mountains, watch birds, arrange photo safaris and just enjoy wonderful views.
--12-03-2019--
What to Do in the Krasnoyarsk Territory: Entertainment and Attractions
The Krasnoyarsk Territory occupies 14 percent of Russia. In the north, the land is washed by two seas of the Arctic Ocean - the Kara Sea and the Laptev Sea. Tourists come here to admire its nature - the real beauty of the region will be discovered by fans of active leisure, but one vacation will never be enough.
--10-03-2019--
Losiny Ostrov (Elk Island) National Park
Losiny Ostrov (Elk Island) Park has been famous for a long time, by the way, it is the only national park located within the boundaries of Moscow.
--24-10-2018--
A Trip to the Great Arctic Nature Reserve
A trip to the Great Arctic Nature Reserve can interest only a sophisticated tourist, a kind gourmet, or a fan of eco-holidays who got tired of sunny beaches. The Reserve is located beyond the Arctic Circle - on the Taimyr Peninsula and small islands with permafrost which can only be reached by air. However, the impressions acquired even during one trip will definitely be enough for a lifetime.
--22-10-2018--
Russky Sever (Russian North) National Park
A distinctive feature of this protected area is that it was possible to gather the most complete collection of plants and trees on a relatively small area in this region of the Russian Plain, accommodate a huge number of mammals, fish and birds, many of which have long been listed as endangered species not only in the Russian Federation, but also around the world.
--20-10-2018--
Kamchatka Natural Parks: South Kamchatsky
The park is a beautiful corner of Kamchatka with a developed natural ecosystem practically unaffected by human activities. The recognized pearls of the park are the crater of the Mutnovsky volcano, the Khodutkin springs and the caldera of the Ksudach volcano.
--30-09-2018--
Kamchatka Natural Parks: Klyuchevsky
Klyuchevsky Natural Park is the youngest park and one of the most beautiful natural parks in Kamchatka. Its territory is called the land of Fire and Ice.
--30-09-2018--
Kamchatka Natural Parks: Nalychevo
Nalychevo is a very popular tourist area, because of its close location to Elizovo and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The surrounding places have lots of cold and thermal springs.
--30-09-2018--
Kamchatka Natural Parks: Bystrinsky
The Bystrinsky Natural Park is included in the Kamchatka Volcanoes World Heritage site. It is located in the center of the Kamchatka peninsula.
--29-09-2018--
Kamchatka Wildlife Reserves
Kamchatka has two wildlife reserves: Oleniy Dol and South Kamchatsky.
--29-09-2018--
The Zauralysky Forest Eco-Trail
The solemn opening of the Zauralysky Forest eco-trail was held at the eponymous specially protected natural complex of local significance. The Zauralysky Forest protected natural complex was established in 2017.
--27-09-2018--
Kamchatka Natural Parks: Blue Lakes
The blue lakes of Kamchatka is a natural park, which is very popular among tourists during all seasons. However, the most unforgettable view opens here when ice-flows begin to melt.
--27-09-2018--
Kamchatka Souvenirs What to Bring from Kamchatka
Kamchatka is full of exotics. Those who have visited this amazing place, fall in love with it at first sight. We will tell you what kind of souvenirs to bring from the peninsula of volcanoes, which will remind of your best impressions and experiences there.
--04-09-2018--
Kamchatka Reserves: Kronotsky Reserve
There are several protected areas in Kamchatka: three reserves, five natural parks and two wildlife reserves. Kronotsky Reserve is one of the largest and most famous Kamchatka Reserves.
--03-09-2018--
Kamchatka Reserves: Koryak Reserve
Koryak Reserve is not engaged in special tourist activities. But, nevertheless, it has several not very long routes.
--02-09-2018--
Kamchatka Reserves: Commander Reserve
In addition to world-known historical sites on the territory of the archipelago, there are many natural objects of interest.
--01-09-2018--
Sochi National Park
Sochi National Park is the second oldest park in the Russian Federation. It is located near the resort city of Sochi. Its area amounts to almost 200 thousand hectares.
--01-09-2018--
Baikal National Parks
Lake Baikal has two national parks: Baikal National Park and Transbaikal National Park.
--30-08-2018--
Hiking Trails and Sightseeing Routes of the Shushensky Bor National Park
A distinctive feature of the park is not only the beauty of its landscapes, but also the richness of archaeological and historical monuments.
--29-08-2018--
Russian National Parks: Shushensky Bor
The Shushensky Bor National Park is located on the territory of the Shushensky Region of the Krasnoyarsk Territory, at the junction of two natural and climatic zones - the forest-steppe and taiga, including the natural-territorial complexes of the Western Sayan and the Minusinsk Basin.
--28-08-2018--
Land of the Leopard National Park Opens its Longest Tourist Route
A tourist route with a length of about 10 km is open to visitors in the central part of the Land of the Leopard National Park in the south-west of Primorsky Krai. The way passes along the slopes of high hills and opens panoramic views of the hills, the Amur Bay and even the famous bridges of Vladivostok.
--10-08-2018--
Primorye: Zov Tigra (Call of the Tiger) National Park
Zov Tigra (Call of the Tiger) National Park started to work in 2008. However, even 20 years before that, Far Eastern scientists had stressed the need for creation of a protected area there.
--17-11-2017--
Altai Republic:Saylyugemsky National Park
Saylyugemsky National Park has been organized in the Kosh-Agachsky District of the Altai Republic, in the centre of the Altai-Sayan mountainous country, only recently. This is a unique natural region of Russia at the border with Mongolia, China and Kazakhstan.
--30-09-2015--
Altai: Argut Cluster
The Saylyugemsky park is adjoined by the cluster of the Silkhemin Nuur National Park from Mongolia; this National Park also protects the places where argali live. The parks have signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of cross-border group of argali.
--23-09-2015--
Samarskaya Luka National Park
The borders of the majority of Russian national parks are marked with inconspicuous signs and pass through non-obvious lines, ravines and rivers. The border of the Samarskaya Luka National Park is a heavy line drawn by nature itself, it is visible even from the space.
--15-08-2015--
The Urals: Taganay And Zyuratkul National Parks
The ridges are veiled with blue haze, stone rivers kurums - stream down the slopes, cold rapid rivers flow into the valley. The nature is wild here. Flora and fauna are included into the Red Book. Discover national parks of the Urals.
--30-07-2015--
National Park Of Smolensk
The National Park Smolenskoe Poozerye is located in the North-west of Smolensk Oblast, in Demidovsky and Dukhovschinsky districts, on the territory of more than 146 hectares. The most part of the territory is covered by forests, both spruce and broadleaved.
--26-07-2015--
Pskov Oblast: Sebezhsky National Park
Sebezhsky National Park occupies one third of Sebezhsky District of the Pskov Oblast: total 50 hectares. This is a unique natural oasis where one can find 650 rare species of plants and more than 200 species of birds. However, Sebezhsky National Park is famous not only for its nature. There can be found Stone Age settlements and fantastic medieval buildings.
--04-07-2015--
Kabardino-Balkaria: The National Park Prielbrusye
The National Park Prielbrusye (The Elbrus Region) is located deep in the Baksanskaya Valley, at the foot of the highest peak of Europe - the two-headed Elbrus.
--09-06-2015--
National Park Of Khvalynsk And Its Natural Trails
The Khvalynsky National Park has existed since 1994, when the total protected area of 25 thousand hectares of forest embraced the three forest districts in the vicinity of Khvalynsk. This is a very beautiful area and the most elevated place in Saratov Oblast: Khvalynskie mountains, hills and hollows, chalk outcrops on the slopes, forests, a wide variety of plants, animals, birds and, of course, the Volga River.
--01-06-2015--
State Winter Census Of Rare Cats
One-time state winter census of rare cats has ended on February 2 on the territory of The Land of the Leopard. During three days the employees of the National Park have passed through 67 routes in search of traces of tigers and leopards, leaving about 700 kilometers of the way behind.
--06-02-2015--
The Zyuratkul Lake
The Zyuratkul Lake on the territory of the eponymous national park has been a natural monument of federal importance since 1969. This is the highest mountain lake, not only of the Urals, but of the entire European part of Russia.
--03-02-2015--
The Alps of Taiga
Racheyskie Alps from a distance seem to be a forest of very thick relict pines on the slopes of the picturesque hills. According to the variety of flora, it is almost tundra which appeared on the southern border of the forest-steppe zone in an unexplainable way.
--03-02-2015--
The Call of the Tiger
"The Call of the Tiger" parks area is 82 thousand hectares wide. There is no territory in Russia equal to this one in species diversity of rare predators and ungulates.
--02-12-2014--
Khvalynsky National Park
The Khvalynsky National Park has existed since 1994, when the total ​​protected area of 25 thousand hectares of forest embraced the three forest districts in the vicinity of Khvalynsk. This is the most elevated place in Saratov Oblast: Khvalynskie mountains, hills and hollows, chalk outcrops on the slopes, forests, a wide variety of plants, animals, birds and, of course, the Volga River.
--05-11-2014--
The Russian Arctic - A New National Park Next Door to North Pole
Frantz Joseph Land is an archipelago in the Arctic sea and one of the northernmost territories of Russia. 900 kilometers away from the North Pole is the northernmost island of archipelago - the Rudolph Island. Not long ago this territory was turned into a national park.
--20-12-2011--
National park of Kenozerye: land of the lakes and sacred grooves
The National park of Kenozerye is situated on the South-west of Arkhangelsk Region not far from the frontier with the Republic of Karelia. The name of the park is tied with the lake of Kenozero on its territory. This lake is a part of the system of lakes, forming the water route. This natural area of preferential protection is however notable not only for the variety of species on its territory, but also for the monuments of material and spiritual culture, the authentic culture of the Russian North
--17-11-2010--
Ecological tourism in Russian national parks
National parks are a comparatively new form of environment protection in Russia. Creation of national parks on the territory of the country started in the early 80`s of the 20th century, and at the moment there are 35 parks of this type. The majority of Russian national parks are located in the European part of the country; the westernmost park the Curonian Spit is in the Kaliningrad Region.
--13-04-2007--


News:

Russia Entered the Top 20 Best Countries for Ecotourism in 2019
Russia ranked 14th among countries for wildlife travel in 2019, where Finland topped the list.
--04-09-2019--
An Exhibition Centre will be Created on the Territory of the Sochi National Park
Currently the Sochi National Park is developing a unique project on creation of an environmental educational exhibition complex.
--26-08-2019--
National Park for the Protection of Siberian White Cranes will be Created in Yakutia
Siberian white crane is a species found only in the northern territories of Russia - in Yakutia, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, Komi Republic, Arkhangelsk Oblast. The species is listed in the Red Book as endangered.
--23-08-2019--
A Mobile Application will be Created for Travelers to the Shantar Islands
The personal guide will become an educational assistant to tour operators, travel agents, and most importantly - to all tourists.
--05-07-2019--
A Japanese Garden has been Created in the Plescheevo Ozero National Park
The first ethnocultural landscape exposition has opened in the dendrological garden of the National Park. The exposition has been designed in the style of Japanese tea gardens.
--07-06-2019--
Tourist Trails in Sverdlovsk Natural Parks have been Equipped for Wheelchair Users
The trails in natural parks Bazhovskie Mesta (Bazhov Places) and Olenyi Ruchyu (Deer Streams) in Sverdlovsk Oblast have been added to the inclusive tourist routes of the region.
--07-06-2019--
New Roules for Travelling in Baikal Area
The tourists traveling through the reserves of the Baikal region are now obliged to register their routes with the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
--21-05-2019--
Natural Monuments of the Krasnoyarsk Territory
An extinct volcano and a forest in the suburbs of Krasnoyarsk have been assigned the status of natural monuments.
--18-04-2019--
Visiting the Russian Arctic is Getting Easier
The State Duma has adopted amendments simplifying the visits of foreigners to the Russian Arctic.
--17-04-2019--
Ecotourism Accounts for a Quarter of the Global Travel Market
According to the Federal Tourism Agency, in 2017, about 11 million tourists visited Russian reserves and parks, and 2.4 million people came to Lake Baikal.
--31-03-2019--
20 Tourist Routes will be Created along the Erzi Nature Reserve
By 2024, the authorities of Ingushetia are going to develop 18 tourist routes and create a youth ecological centre on the basis of the Erzi State Nature Reserve in the Dzheirakhsky district.
--19-03-2019--
A New Zigalga National Park will Open in Chelyabinsk Oblast
Chelyabinsk Oblast is completing preparations for the creation of a new Zigalga National Park covering an area of 45 thousand hectares.
--19-03-2019--
An Open Nature Reserve will Appear in the Mountainous Region of Ingushetia
The authorities of Ingushetia plan to create an open reserve in the mountainous Dzheirakhsky region to attract Russian and foreign tourists.
--18-02-2019--
Four Specially Protected Natural Territories will be Created in Yakutia
A resolution was adopted on the creation of specially protected natural areas of republican significance - Bachyk, Keteme, Elanka in Khangalassky and Titirikty in the Olekminsky districts of the Republic.
--30-12-2018--
Scientific and Tourism Centres will Open on the Territory of the Russian Arctic National Park
The Russian Arctic National Park (Arkhangelsk Oblast) plans to create a network of scientific and tourist inpatient hospitals on the archipelagoes of Franz Josef Land and Novaya Zemlya.
--28-11-2018--
The "Land of the Leopard" National Park Entered the International Alliance of Protected Areas
Membership in this international organization will help to protect the population of rare animals.
--16-11-2018--
A Cycle Track will be Constructed in the National Park "Curonian Spit"
A project for the construction of a 56-km-long bicycle path starts in the National Park Curonian Spit (Kaliningrad Region).
--31-10-2018--
The Territory of the The Land of Leopard National Park will be Extended
An ecopark is to be created on this territory.
--29-10-2018--
Several Reserves in Russia will Become Natural Parks
The President of the Russian Federation has signed a law making amendments to the status of some specially protected natural territories.
--23-08-2018--
Stolby Reserve will not Impose Entry Fees
It is not planned to impose an entry fee in the tourist-excursion area of ​​the Krasnoyarsk Stolby reserve after it obtains the status of a national park.
--23-08-2018--
A Tourist Centre will Appear in the Nalychevo Nature Park
A tourist centre of three buildings will be constructed in the central part of the Nalychevo Nature Park (a part of the Volcanoes of Kamchatka Nature Park.
--21-08-2018--
The Ivanovo Lakes Nature Park
The Ivanovo Lakes Nature Park will be created in the Republic of Khakassia to preserve the territory of the four picturesque lakes which are annually visited by more than 25,000 people.
--21-08-2018--
The United Ural Route was Re-equipped
Free residential and sanitary modules have been installed for tourists traveling along the United Ural route on the way from the Manpupuner Plateau to the Dyatlov Pass
--20-08-2018--
Culinary Festival at the Arkaim Reserve
The festival of traditional cuisine of the peoples of the South Urals will for the first time be held at the Arkaim Reserve (Chelyabinsk Oblast) on August 18.
--13-08-2018--
Excursion Routes On Snowmobiles In Komi
The National Park Yugyd Va in Komi developed new excursion routes on snowmobiles.
--29-03-2014--
National Park In the Trans-Baikal Territory
The Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on the creation of the national park with the area of more than 660 hectares in the upper reaches of the Chikoi River in the Trans-Baikal Territory.
--12-03-2014--
Pugachev`s Oak Was Officially Recognized as a Monument
The solemn ceremony of delivery of the certificate verifying that the oak is a natural monument took place on the territory of Mariy Chodra National Park. The experts have determined the exact age of the oak: it makes up 413 years.
--26-09-2013--
Two Nature Reserves and 6 National Parks to be Created in Russia
Two new federal nature reserves and six national parks will be created in Russia in 2012.
--15-02-2012--
Kenozersky National Park Attracts Tourists
Kenozersky Park, situated in the southwestern part of Arkhangelsk region has been visited by about 11,000 tourists in 2011. The landmark is becoming more and more popular among people from all over the world.
--20-01-2012--
Web-cameras Will Be Installed in Baikal National Park
One can watch rare animals in real time now with the help of modern equipment.
--28-07-2011--





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