The choum online. Everyone can lie on reindeer hides and be cleared through the ritual of purifying with smoke
14:21 12 декабря 2018
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A new service appeared on the territory of the natural and ethnographic complex in the settlement Gornoknyazevsk – online booking of a choum. (The note: a choum is home of nomadic reindeer herders; it is made of long poles and covered with reindeer hides; it is similar to a tepee). This service is very popular among inhabitants and guests of the regional capital. The complex works on applications. The choum will be warmed before guests arrive. It will be possible to make shashlyk (barbeque), only it needs to bring coal and meat.
“Each person, who wants, can organize a real holiday for friends and relatives. In the choum, comfortably sitting on soft reindeer hides at the ethnic table full of dishes of traditional cuisine, guests will feel how diverse, hospitable and deep is the world of peoples of the Far North”, as the manager of the natural and ethnographic complex in the settlement Gornoknyazevsk Nina Medvedeva said to a correspondent of the news agency “Sever-Press”.
According to her, from 10 to 18 o’clock the rent of the choum costs 150 rubles per person, after 18 o’clock the price makes 200 rubles per person. It is possible to order an excursion.
“The excursion program includes tasting of stroganina (sliced frozen fish) and northern berries, the ritual of purifying with smoke, hanging of ribbons and making wishes.
The excursion with the ritual of purifying costs 450 rubles per a grownup person. The activity lasts during 30-40 minutes. The excursion around the ethnographic complex will cost 320 rubles per person and also will last during 30-40 minutes”, as Nina Medvedeva noted.
Holidays for children will start on the territory of the natural and ethnographic complex in the settlement Gornoknyazevsk since the 22nd of December. On the New Year’s vacation it will be possible to visit the complex, starting with the 3rd of January.