Journey through national parks of Chelyabinsk region – Day 2: Taganay National Park

Today we will visit one of the most famous national parks - Taganay. Then we will go to see the giant faults of the rock near the village of Magnitogorsk, and in the evening we will plunge into the fabulous world of the heroes of fairy tales of the Ural writer P.P.Bazhov. Be sure to bring food and hot tea to the national park.
Journey through national parks of Chelyabinsk region
Travel distance by car: 101 km.Travel distance on foot: 0 km.Visiting: Zlatoust, Miass, Magnitka, Zarechenskiy

Trip duration: 3 days

Anna Arkhipova


Before going to the national park, be sure to buy food with you, because the walk is long, and the nearest cafe is waiting for you in Zlatoust.


National Parks

Taganay" park represents kilometers of taiga: mountain ridges, stone rivers, alpine meadows. In the national park there are routes for tourists with different levels of training: from a one-day hike to multi-day expeditions. It is possible to choose one of the options offered on [the official website]( Each of them is interesting and unique in its own way and allows learning more about the nature of the South Urals.

Lazurit Inn

Magnetic Fractures

In the 1930s, a titanium-magnetite deposit was discovered here. After a while, mining decayed and it was decided to extract the rock from the depths of the mine by a multi-ton explosion, which led to the complete destruction of the adits. Magnitsky faults are considered one of the most unusual places in the Chelyabinsk region, which provided them with unprecedented popularity among tourists who love thrills.

Горный парк им П. П. Бажова


Mining park. Many characters from the fairy tales of P. P. Bazhov have settled in the park, as well as museums with collections of minerals and weapons, and exhibitions that introduce traditional crafts for Zlatoust. Working Mode Daily: 10:00 - 19:00. Entrance to the territory is free.

Остров сокровищ


At this cafe, after such a long day, you can have a good dinner, relax and share your impressions with your friends and family.

Lazurit Inn

Today you have conquered one of the most famous national parks "Taganay"! Tomorrow you will find one more not less interesting natural object.