16 October 2015, Friday, 14:10

New tourist route based on the "Ural-Batyr" epic is created in Bashkortostan


UFA, 16 October 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. An eco-cultural route based on the Bashkir folk epic "Ural-Batyr" is created at Natural Park "Iremel".The project is funded by the grant of the Russian Geographical Society.

According to the Ministry of Environment RB, the length of the tourist trail is 28 km, currently seven theme stops are arranged on the route, and a fence roof is installed. Soon there will be wooden sculptures of Ural-Batyr and other heroes of the epic, as well as decorative panels.

The administration of the park suggests that the appearance of the new tour will increase the flow of tourists by 10 thousand people. The new route will be the fifth of its kind operating in the area.

The director of the Regional Development Department of the Executive Directorate of the Russian Geographical Society Alexander Hatckevich gave his assessment of the Natural Park. "I have very positive impressions. The project implemented by the funds of the Russian Geographical Society is certainly worthy", said the guest.