Look at the sanctuary of the ancient people. Visit Ural Bali. Look into a unique cave. Rise on one of the symbols of the city of Kyshtym.. Plunge into a fairy tale in the park of P.P.Bazhov.. To see how rich the Southern Urals are in minerals. To visit the site of the meteorite fall.

Mysterious places in the Chelyabinsk region

The trip takes place in the northwest direction from the city of Chelyabinsk. The route leads through the sanctuary of ancient people Big Allaki, the Kaolin Quarry, which locals call "Ural Bali", the Sugomak cave and the mountain of the same name, on which climbing is performed. The day ends with a walk in the town of Kyshtym and the subsequent overnight stay. The next part of the route passes through the village of Magnitogorsk, where there are very interesting faults of the Earth's crust, and the city of Zlatoust, where the park named after P.P.Bazhov is located. Then we go to Lake Turgojak in Miass, and on the way we visit the museum of Ilmensky reserve, which tells about the history and life of its inhabitants. We continue our journey to the famous Chebarkul Lake, where in 2013 the Chelyabinsk meteorite fell. The route ends with a return to Chelyabinsk at 21:00. There are lunch and dinner stops on the way. Don't forget to dress warmly and take a flashlight with you to explore the cave from inside.

Mysterious places in the Chelyabinsk region

2 days itinerary by Anna Arkhipova - Unobvious locations, History and Culture - 1 Hotel

Road Trip Categories: Unobvious locations, History and Culture

Day 1: On the way to Kyshtym.


Our journey will begin with an immersion in the life of ancient people who worshiped spirits, communicated with them through shamans and made all kinds of rites and sacrifices. Then we will find ourselves in Ural Bali, visit a unique marble cave, climb the mysterious mountain of Sugomak. And our day will end in "winter" town Kyshtym ("kyshky" means "winter" in Bashkir).
Visiting: Arakul', Kanifol'nyy, Kyshtym, Tyubuk, Sultayeva, Chelyabinsk

Day 2: On the way home.


Today we will visit at once some unusual places: we learn a history of huge magnetic breaks, we will glance in fairy-tale park of characters of the Ural writer P.P.Bazhov, we will look at fine lake Turgojak, and also we will admire riches of Southern Ural Mountains and a place of falling of the Chelyabinsk meteorite.
Visiting: Arakul', Zlatoust, Chebarkul', Chelyabinsk, Turgoyak, Magnitka, Zapovednik, Karabash, Taktybay