Add to favorite
 
123
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS
russian visa


Ecotourism in Russia: Vishersky Reserve
June 14, 2019 17:14


(Source: http://gdehorosho.ru/upload/photos100/f_88-8.jpg)
The Vishersky State Reserve, located on the western slope of the Northern Ural of the Perm Territory, was founded in 1991. Occupying an area of 2412 square  km reserve stretches from south to north for more than 90 km, from west to east - more than 30 km. The reserve has unique and typical only for the Northern Urals mountain landscapes. In addition, West Vishera is a natural habitat for 36 species of mammals (reindeer, sable, etc.), 155 species of birds, 3 species of amphibians and more than 12 species of fish (European grayling, Siberian taimen, etc.).

The Visherskaya cave, the Tabornaya and Svetly creek waterfalls, the Bobrovaya river, the Saklaimsori-Chakhl mountain, the Tulimskiy ridge, and the Ablizina glacier   are considered to be especially valuable natural objects of the reserve.



The protected area of the reserve is rather far from the nearest major cities of the Perm and Sverdlovsk regions: Krasnovishersk is located 170 km from the reserve, Solikamsk - 270 km, Berezniki - 300 km, Perm - 480 km, Severouralsk - 80 km, Ivdel - 150 km . The settlements closest to the Vishersky Reserve are the villages of Vaya and Veuls, located, respectively, 90 and 45 km down the Vishera River.

Book Tours to Russia
Book Flights to Russia
Book Hotels in Perm
 


Ecotourism in the reserve
 
The guests of the reserve are offered interesting ecological tours, for example, a combined water-hiking trip with visits to four Ural ranges, including Tula’s stone, conquering  the highest point of the Perm region and rafting along the beautiful Vishera river, or mountain trekking for the weekend with a visit to the Chuval ridge. Water-hiking trip is designed for 7 days, the cost of the tour is from 17 000 RUB per person. Mountain trekking is designed for 3 days, cost - from 9000 RUB per person.



Hunting, fishing, picking up mushrooms, berries, herbs and other items are prohibited on the territory of the reserve. For illegal fishing and violation of the rules of the reserve a fine will be charged.

Entrance to the reserve is allowed only after obtaining permission from the administration of the reserve.  

FIND MORE ABOUT NATIONAL PARKS AND ECOTOURISM IN RUSSIA....
 



Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: ecotourism Russian National Parks Perm Russian regions  

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Kabardino-Balkaria: the Chegemskoe Gorge and Waterfalls Medvezhyegorsk's Local Specifics Orel Oblast: Bolkhov Shirinsky District Of Khakassia Ecotourism in Bashkiria: the Village of Kaga









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
train tickets Russia FIFA  Russian Cinema  Arctic  Resources  Kopeisk  Russian Screenwriters  Winzavod  Tver  Territoriya Festival  Moscow  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian scientists  Russian Architecture  Mikhail Nesterov  Alexander Vershbow  Arts Festivals  Avachinsky Gulf  Russian journalists  Exhibitions in Moscow  St. Petersburg  Sergey Kastorsky  FC Rubin  Rosneft  Russian economy  Travel  Russian tourism  Russian business  ROSCOSMOS  plant physiology  Russian aviation  Maria Savinova  Kabardino-Balkaria  Russian science  Music Festivals in Russia  Sochi Olympics  LGBT in Russia  Perm Territory  Flying Laboratory  Elizaveta Glinka  Exhibitions in Regions  Russia Travel Tips  Old Moscow  Astrakhan Region  Slayer  Universitetskaya-1  Moscow planetarium  Pushkin State Museum   Russia opposition  Professor Molchanov  Sberbank 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites