The polar land. The forum on tourism will take place in Salekhard
14:18 1 марта 2016
Категории: News in English
The first All-Russian forum of ecological tourism “The Polar Land” will take place in April in Salekhard.
It is organized by the interregional public ecological and sociological organization “Green Arctic” at support of the government of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. The participants of the forum will present tourist routes, will share experience, will discuss prospects of development of ecological and domestic tourism in Russia.
According to the information given to IA “Sever-Press” in the regional department of international and external economic relations, the event will take place in the tourism complex “Yamalkan” and will gather leading tourist operators and representatives of tourist agencies from Vorkuta, Murmansk, Kamchatka and also from Norway. The first international competitions on sports tourism “The Polar Games” and climbing the mountain Rai-Iz will be organized for them.
The interregional organization “Green Arctic” was created in 2014. During 2 years it conducted actions in support of homeless animals, the ecological expedition to the 501st railroad building, ecological rafting on the Sob River, prepared volunteers for participation in ecological expeditions to the archipelago “Franz-Joseph Land” and Beliy Island, organized the All-Russian patriotic action in the Republic of Crimea “The Alley of Russia”.