Tourism in Siberia is a perspective and rapidly developing branch. Year by year more and more people choose this region to spend their vacations. The diversity of firms, that render tourist service lead to the improvement of the quality of this service.
The Siberian tourism recently gains bigger popularity not only with the Russians, but also with the citizens of countries like England, Germany, Finland, and Czech Republic and so on. The active and extreme kinds of sport are the most attractive ones. The Siberian Rivers are a perfect place for hiking of different levels on all kind of rolling boats, ranging from kayaks and catamarans to rafts. Windserfers and kiteserfers train and compete on Siberian lakes. Lake Baikal, the deepest lake in the world, has been chosen by divers from all the countries for unique beaty and peculiarity.
Mountain chains and ranges are of particular interest for tourists in any season. Those who are fond of rck climbing, mountaineering and speleological tourism come there. In winter mountain sides become the place piligrimage for snowboarders and downhill skiers.
Moreover, cycling tourism becomes more and more widely spread. The competitions are bein held; the participants usually come from other regions of the country.
Developping of the region makes it possible to raise the level of tourist confort and security. Wide coverage of cellular communications, confortable hotels, number of restaurants and snack-bars, museums, exhibitions, theatres and art galleries make a visit to Siberia unforgetable for everybody and more people get convinced of it coming there again and again.