|1995||Inscribed||Reasons for inscription|Jarek Pokrzywnicki (Poland):
Area consist of Yugyd Va National Park, Pechorsko-Ilychski Reserve and buffer zones (including Yaksha Forest). Personally I was visiting only parts of Yugyd Va NP. One of the most difficult to reach places in Russia. There are no roads, no airports nearby. The only possibility is to get to Inta by train (2 days from Moscow) and from Inta either by organised trip (very, very expensive as they organise foreign groups only and use lorry cars for transportation (some 80 km to Yugyd Va Park borders) or like me by train to Kozhim-Rudnik station (direction back to Moscow but the fast train from Moscow doesn't stop there) and than by foot or by organised trip from Inta (very, very expensive as they organise foreign groups only and use lorry cars for transportation (some 80 km to Yugyd Va borders). You must have all food and accommodation (tent) on your own. Also (strongly, believe me) recommended nets agains small flies and mosquitos and local maps (there are no maps in Inta - use internet databases). Yugyd Va NP is the biggest national park in Europe with a big diversity of nature landscapes (meadows, bogs, forests, lakes, rivers and mountains)
Date posted: September 2008
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