Welcome to Samara! The hospitable city is situated in the centre of the endless plain, on the high bank of the Volga River facing the majestic Zhighuly Mountains.
Guests can reach the Samara Region easily and with comfort from more or less anywhere in the world. Such international airlines as Lufthansa, Czech Airlines and Aeroflot offer regular flight from European cities to Samara. Each day there are more than 10 flights that connect Samara and Moscow.
The Samara Region offers accommodation options for every taste and budget. Enthusiasts of world famous international hotel brands can stay at the Renaissance Samara (a Marriott brand) or Holiday Inn Hotel (InterContinental Group). Authentic local hotels meet European standards as well. Vacation homes along the Volga outside of the city are another accommodation alternative that allows tourists to enjoy the comfort typical of hotels combined with active sports, fishing, outdoor activities and picturesque views.
When? Annualy in February
Next time: January 25 - February 2, 2014
Web: http://www.volgaquest.com/indexe.html (in English)
Phone: 007 919 819 29 88
Aims to become one of the most significant mass sports events in the Volga region with high attention to the regions-participants from the media and from the communities of international sports and tourism.Sled dog sport is one of the most popular sport in the world. Because of this the high interest doesn't change for many years.
Sled dogs 8-12
The route runs along the Volga significant places associated with historic transportation routes of delivery of goods, goods from the East to the North along the Volga.
NIKOLAY ETTINE (RUSSIA, СHUKOTKA)
STEINAR DAGESTAD (MATTILSUNET, NORWAY