The festival in the coldest place on Earth will bring together international guests
Three key Hong Kong media will arrive to the Oymyakon district of the republic for the “Winter Starts with Yakutia” festival that will take place from November 25 to December 1, 2019, Yakutia 24 TV channel reports with the reference to the Republic Business Ministry.
The head of the department Irina Vysokikh held a meeting with the heads of the Oymyakon region. They discussed the results of the open All-Russian competition with the international participation for creation of a tourist cluster concept in Oymyakon village. The winner of the contest was the architectural project of the consortium, led by ASADOV (Moscow) architectural bureau. At present, there is an acute problem of the cluster financing sources.
According to the Director General of the National Tourist Information Center Natalya Tyukavkina, the project involves the creation in three stages of a classic hotel complex, museum, leisure park with the warm pavilions for cafes and shopping facilities, equipping a waterfront with a boat station and a bath complex on ice-free streams. They also plan the complex development of infrastructure, the laying of new routes of engineering networks.
At the same time, the design of the cluster is based on images of ice and snow, the mythical Bull of cold and northern lights. It is also proposed to renew the facades of existing houses in the village to make them in the same style.
Irina Vysokikh called on all the departments to unite and come up with more tourist routes so that the tourists could visit the rest of the region.
“The Ministry of Business, for its part, is always ready to help you pack them into ready routes,” added the head of the department.
The minister also stated that all foreign guests of the “Winter Starts with Yakutia” All-Russian festival will have a presentation of the republic tourism potential, with a special emphasis on Oymyakon.