GETTING TO THE STARTING POINT
The race takes place in Ust`-Koksa district of the Altai Republic (Russia), the starting point being near the Tyungur village.
The closest towns/cities are:
Gorno-Altaisk: 450 km (7-8 hrs. by car). There is a bus station and a small airport (flights to/from Moscow once daily).
Novosibirsk: 900 km (12-14 hrs. by car). International Airport, railway station and bus station available. There you'll find direct connection to/from Moscow (14 flights per day) and other russian cities, as well as international connection with China (Beijing, Urumqi, Shanghai, Harbin), Germany (Frankfurt, Dusseldorf, Munich), Turkey (Istanbul), Kazakhstan (Almaty, Astana), Thailand (Bangkok), Hong Kong, South Korea (Seoul) and Chech rep. (Prague).
A shuttle bus will be organized from Novosibirsk to the starting point of the race and back (on request, need to fill in an application form when registering for the race). The cost is 2400 rubles (~ 40$) one way. Estimated travel time 14-15 hours approx. Other options available upon request.
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