|A hotel and tourist complex consisting of nomadic tents (yurts) appears next to Elista city (Republic of Kalmykia) on the federal highway Volgograd - Stavropol. It opens in April, 2011. Nomadic tents will be equipped especially for tourists, provided with bathrooms and shower units to correspond comfort requirements.
The tourist complex will also include a sauna and swimming pool. Guests are offered plenty of interesting activities like archery, horse riding and ethnic Kalmyk handicrafts. Dishes of Kalmyk ethnic cuisine will be an important part of ethnographic program.
Yurt accommodation os offered to tourists in republic of Tyva. A tourist complex like this is being constructed there. In addition to accommodation in nomadic tents the guests are offered guided excursions, taking part in master classes in throat singing (know more about throat singing), archery and traditional wrestling.