A record number of people visited the Taganay National Park in July

A record number of people visited the Taganay National Park in July


The national park “Taganay”, located in the Chelyabinsk Region, was visited by 24 thousand tourists in July, which is 4.5 thousand more than last year.

The most frequent guests of the special protected natural area are the residents of the nearest metropolis - Chelyabinsk with than 6 thousand tourists visiting the park.

2.5K residents came from Yekaterinburg.

In July, residents of other regions of the Russian Federation also admired the Taganai landscapes: Crimea, Krasnodar Territory and Krasnoyarsk, regions of Central Russia.

The annual increase in the attendance of the national park is 10-15%.

This year, the national park enjoyed particular success due to the development of domestic tourism and the closure of international traffic.

The development of infrastructure in the Taganai National Park is carried out within the framework of the federal project “Conservation of biological diversity and development of ecotourism” of the national project “Ecology”. 

As part of the federal project the municipalities built service centers in two tourist areas of the protected zones, a new trail to the Bolshaya Kamennaya River is being built, an ecological tourist center "Here Europe meets Asia" is being built in the Semibratka tract, a ladder is being erected to the top of the Dvukhlava Hill.

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