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White water rafting
Sayan Oka river rafting.
Trekking, pass hopping, horse riding & backcountry skiing
"Belukha: The Heart of the Altai". Trekking.
"Belukha: The Heart of the Altai". Horse riding.
"Altai-The Golden Mountains. Aktru". Trekking.
"Wild Altai". Altai. Trekking or horse riding.
"Baikal: The Pearl among the Mountains". Siberia. Trekking.
"Buddha in the Valley of Hundred Springs". Siberia. Sayan. Trekking or backcountry skiing.
"Kuznetskiy Alatau: The Land of the Lakes and Flowers". Siberia. Teahouse trekking, trekking or backcountry skiing.
"Kodar: The Siberian Alps". Siberia. Trekking.
"Almaty to Lake Issyk-Kul". North Tien Shan, trekking.
"To the Alakel lake". Terskey Ala Too, Central Tien Shan, trekking.
"All the Hot Springs". Terskey Ala Too, Central Tien Shan, trekking.
"To the Icy Giants of Central Tien Shan." Trekking.
"Fan Mountains: The Land of Blue Lakes". Pamir Alai. Trekking.
"Ak-Suu: The Asian Patagonia". Pamir Alai. Trekking.
Mountaineering & climbing
"Belukha: The Heart of the Altai". Trekking with climbing.
"Khan Tengri - The Lord of the Sky". Central Tien Shan, climbing.
Pobeda peak climbing. Central Tien Shan.
Marble Wall climbing. Central Tien Shan.
Two Summits: Marble Wall and Khan Tengri North climbing. Central Tien Shan.
Lenin peak climbing. Pamir.
Lenin + Khan Tengri peaks climbing. Pamir and Tien Shan.
Communism peak climbing. Pamir.
Korjenevskoy peak climbing. Pamir.
Two great summits: Communism and Korjenevskoy Peaks climbing. Pamir.
Muztag Ata and Koskulak peaks climbing. Pamir.
Lenin and Muztag Ata Peaks climbing. Pamir.
"Fan Mountains: The Land of Blue Lakes". Pamir Alai. Climbing.
"Big Walls of Pamir Alai". Pamir Alai, big wall climbing.
Heliskiing in Western Tien Shan
Lake Baikal fishing
Altai rivers fishing
Fishing in Kuznetski Alatau
K2 Extreme: areas descriptions, fotoreports, useful info
Mountaineering, climbing and pass hopping
Trekking and backpacking
White water rafting
Pamir Alai
Tien Shan

Booking conditions

How to book a tour

1) The booking form has to be properly completed and sent to us either electronically, by mail or fax, then we confirm or decline your request (in a case of full booking, etc) withing 7 days and send you confirmation e-mail with payment details;

2). After receiving our confirmation, the deposit amount indicated on the appropriate tour's programme or in invoice should be paid withing 7 days (but not later then 30 days frame prior to the trip departure). After receiving the deposit, we keep the obligation to reserve the place in the group for the tour your choose until 30 days prior the trip departure. Payments may be made in U.S. dollars, Euro or in Russian rubles. We reserve the right to decline the acceptance of any individuals on any of our trips for any reason whatsoever.

3) The final payment should be received by us withing 30 days prior the trip departure. After that, we'll have an obligation to provide full services you'd booked and we'd confirmed. Final payment for some of the tours may be made in cash at the time of trip departure by prior agreement.

Short-notice booking

Of course, on many reasons (visa issue, etc) it is better to make a pre-booking. But, in most cases, it would be possible to make short-notice booking as well. If a booking is made later than the date of final payment, full payment is to be made withing 3 days after we confirm your trip.



1) If you wish to cancel your booking advice us writting immediately by fax or certified mail.

2) Deposits are non-refundable, but would be transferable by special agreement (e.g., you can book any other tour, change the person on whose behalf the booking was made, etc - contact us for the ability of such the changes). The deposit is no time limit (lifetime deposit) - i.e. you can use it any time you want. The following % of the total amount of the programme fee will be refunded to you:

  • more than 45 days prior to the trip departure - 80%,
  • 3-4 weeks - 50%,
  • 1-2 weeks - 25%,
  • less than 1 week - 0%.

3) We reserve the right to cancel a tour at any time prior to 30 days before the trip departure if the minimum group size is not achieved or to apply a surcharge to the trip cost. In the case of cancellation by us, we will refund any moneys paid to us (including deposit), no further compensation will be paid. The same goes for the force-majeure cases listed below if we will be informed prior to 30 days before the trip departure.

4) No partial refund or compensation will be made or given for any unused services, meals or features as hotel accommodation, trekking or rafting arrangements, sightseeing, transfers, etc. Such accommodations, services or features will not be exchangeable for other accommodation, services or features, or transferable to other persons except the written confirmation will be made by us or our authorized agents.

5) For certain trips (for example involving expensive ways of transportation like charter helicopter flights - helisi etc., or weather-dependant) the reasonable change of dates (usually within 1-2 weeks) are not considered as the trip cancellation from our side. Please plan reasonable amount of spare time for this kind of trips.

The cost of the tour

1) The tour prices are calculated according to the indicated minimum number of participants. If the minimum number is not met, we reserve the right to cancel the trip or to apply a surcharge to the trip cost.

2) When you book a trip with us, you will be invoiced based on the said minimum number. Before the date of full payment, your invoice for full payment will be adjusted based on the final numbers of participants, and surcharges will be issued if applicable.

3) All prices quoted in our site are based on operation costs. We do our best to avoid price increases, especially for those who have already reserved a trip with us, however, we reserve the right to adjust costs for increases we are unable to absorb. We or our tour operators may be compelled to amend prices, and we reserve the right to do so with prior notice before the tour. In the case of an increase in trip prices, this shall not be sufficient grounds for any refund of funds for the trip.

Insurance, medical and health care

1) We strongly recommend you to obtain short-term travellers' insurance which cover the risks of accidents, sickness, and emergency evacuation. We also recommend baggage insurance for lost or stolen belongings, trip curtailment and cancellation insurance, which reimburses you for non-refundable air and land costs should you have to cancel your trip due to personal or family illness or death.

2) K2 Adventures ensures that the safety, comfort and well-being of our clients are our first-grade consideration. Although we carry first-aid kits and our trip guides are trained in basic first-aid (the content of the first-aid kit is subject of our Pre-Departure Trip Packet), you must be aware that medical facilities for serious problems are often unavailable in the remote areas we visit. Evacuation can be prolonged, difficult and expensive (often would be made only by helicopters with special-trained rescuers). Personal health is the responsibility of the participant, and it is vital that persons with medical problems or dietary restrictions make them known to us while fulfiling the booking form or prior 30 days before the trip departure by fax or e-mail. We assume no responsibility or liability regarding provision of medical care. The trip leader has the right to disqualify anyone at any time if the participant is left to be physically or mentally incapable, is endangering the safety of the group or fails to adhere to group rules. Refunds are not given under these circumstances.

Tour itinerary

1) The timeframes and itineraries of the tours are showed on the aprropriate programmes are subjects to insignificant amendments due to weather conditions, transport shedule changes, etc. We keep the right to change the departure/arrive dates with prior notification of the client withing reasonable period and change the itinerary (only under such the circumstances as weather and other forces out of our control) without prior notification.

2) Reasonable changes in the itinerary may be made where it deemed advisable for the comfort and well-being of the participants. The right is reserved to substitute hotels from the itinerary, and change the order of the places to be visited.


1) All accommodations usually is based on double occupancy. Single arrangements are usually available at a supplemental cost; please let us by check out the appropriate checkbox in booking form. If you are traveling alone, you can usually be paired with another participant of the same sex. In some cases, this may not be possible. In this case, a single supplement fee may be charged.

2) The overnight accommodations used on our trip range from camping to a combination of camping and hotels. Hotels are usually local-style and range from first-class to tourist class. Rooms have private facilities (bath, shower, toilet, etc.) when available, and are clean and comfortable.

Pre-departure trip packet

A detailed packet is sent to you after we have received your deposit. It includes recommended equipments and check lists, a detailed itinerary, first-aid kit list, information on weather and inoculations, up-to-date area info, visa requirements, etc.


In order to travel internationally, you need a passport, which is valid for at least six months from the date of departure. Many countries require a visa for entry. Visas are not included in any of our trip, obtaining of the visa(s) are your responsibility. For visas to Russia, we can send you on your demand the appropriate forms to obtain visas in the Russian Embassy or Consulate in your home country. We also can provide you red-tape support for some ex-USSR states, including Kazakhstan and Kyrghyzstan.

Additional services

The additional services are available for both the group travellers and backpackers on special demand and may include the follows:

  • airport and other local transfers, hotel accommodation, guide/interpreteur service, a wide range of cultural and sightseeing programs in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazakhstan and Kyrghyzstan;
  • red tape support (including LIO) for Russia Kazakhstan and Kyrghyzstan;
  • renting of the trekking, climbing and mountaineering gear;
  • special food (for trekking and climbing) supply.

Limitation of liability and risk notice

1) K2 Adventures, its owners, outfitters, agents and employees give notice that they act only as the agent for the owners, contractors, and suppliers providing means of transportation and/or all other related travel services and assume no responsibility whatsoever for injury, loss or damage to person(s) or property in connection with any service resulting directly from: acts of God, detention, annoyance, delays, expenses arising from quarantine, strikes, thefts, pilferage, force majeure, failure of any means of conveyance to arrive or depart as scheduled, civil disturbances, terrorism, government restrictions or regulations, and discrepancies or changes in transit or hotel services and other circumstances over which we have no control.

2) All the participants of the trips (The Clients) must to release, that due to the nature of the outdoor programme you are participating in it involves certain risks and dangers, including, but not limited to, the hazards of travelling in rugged mountainous or wilderness terrain, accident, illness, acute mountain sickness (AMS), subject to the forces of nature and travel by air, auto, boat or other vehicle. The programme will take place in isolated wilderness areas often many miles far from medical facilities, and can involve climbing, hiking, rafting, all of which could be potentially dangerous. K2 Adventures, our agents and staff will be held harmless from any and all liability, actions, causes of action, debts, claims, and demands of every kind and nature whatsoever which have or may arise of or in connection with the programme. These terms shall serve as a release and assumption of risk for the participants' heirs, executors and administrators and for all members of the participants family, including any minors.

3) On advancement of deposit to us, the depositor therefore agrees to be bound by the abovementioned terms and conditions.

Sayan Oka river rafting
Sayan Oka. The team is ready for rafting!
Tien Shan trekking.
Central Tien Shan. Trekkers in the Terskey Ala Too area.
Pobeda peak climbing
Pobeda peak (Central Tien Shan) climbing is suitable only for experienced mountaineers!
Altai. Mount Belukha.
The Akkem Wall of the Belukha mount (Altai) is popular goal for ice climbing
Aksuu Big Wall.
Ak-Suu walls are popular goals for Big Wall climbers.
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