In Siberia – a tour of the famous Multinskiye lakes
Tourist route interesting excursions in the most picturesque places of Altai begins in Biysk. passes through the village of Ust–Kan, the regional center of Ust–Koksa, Uimon Top of the famous Alpine village of Simulta with return to point of departure. The length of the trip will be 1500 miles by car to 15 kilometers on foot radial gates. The duration of tourist travel three days with two overnights.
White, majestic at all times, the Beluga whale as a magnet attracts lovers of travel and seekers on their spiritual paths. Ancient legends of the country of universal prosperity and justice Belovodye dominates the minds of many generations and makes people go look for her. The old believers. came in the Altai mountains, to save after the Church schism of the Holy faith of their ancestors. Amazing and unprecedented journey of the Roerich’s “Altai – the Himalayas”, all these names, place names, spiritual truths are United in Uimon valley.
Many scholars agree that the word “Eumon” in the root contains succinct “OEM”, the Buddhist “AUM”, the storage location of the innermost wisdom. This may explain the desire of people who visited one day in a secret place to come back to the beautiful Beluga whale. To understand the mystique of the place, only a visit here, touching the pure pristine material and spiritual nature, feeling the energy of the mountain country, enjoying a powerful purifying force of his aspiring to lofty thoughts.
In search of land where you can preserve the true faith, come to the Uimon steppe after the Church schism of the old believers and remained for a long time. Explorer Nicholas Roerich expedition to Altai, living in Uimon valley, Bahrama Chieftains, told him that from the Mongols, and Kalmyks, the news spread about Belovodye grandparents living in the old piety and faith. In the summer of 1926, during an unprecedented expedition to 25 thousand kilometers, the Altai mountains — the Himalayas in the Upper Uymon, in the house lived Aramanovich the participants and explored the Altai. Nicholas Roerich dreamed that when he returned from India, they will live on earth Uimon, and loved her with all my heart. The Siberian Roerich society and a group of admirers of wisdom and talent of the family of the great thinker and artist under the guidance of Natalia Spirina in the Upper Uimon created the exposition of the memorial Museum of N. To. Roerich, for this was the restored house Aramanovich. The Museum has a rich collection of reproductions of paintings by a talented artist, many of them were written in the Altai and it is inspired by nature, minerals and rocks Uimon steppe, stuffed animals, and rare songbirds.
And in the village there is a special Museum of everyday life of old believers, here are collected the materials of history and cultural traditions of the valley of Uimon, items of old believer life, which is characteristic of vintage embroidered clothing, religious books. The tour guides are interesting to talk about the features of the spiritual life and the life of the old believers.
The famous lake on the river Multa, Multinsky named for its beauty and close proximity to sacred Belukha are highly attractive to tourists, they are composed of ancient tales. Shade of water are turquoise and emerald green, each lake with a unique, characteristic tinge. From glacier snouts flow down creeks, washed out in the rocks large and small crevices, ledges stone with myriads of multicolored spray flowing waterfalls. Definitely worth at least once to see this beauty to understand why thousands of people are here all the time.