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The journey begins with a holiday in Vorkuta, where the Nenets, Khanty, Mansi and Komi compete in national sports: reindeer sledge races, sledge jumping, lasso and ax throwing on the central streets.

Following the footsteps of the Old Believers Tour is a fascinating journey to the ancient village of Ust-Tsilma, where the traditions of medieval Russia are sacred. You  will visit the unique Ust-Tsilma Gorka festival..

Lud, the Izma Komi holiday, is included in the regional register of intangible cultural heritage. ‘Lud’ can be translated from the Komi language as ‘meadow’ that is, wide and open space, where the main part of the festivities takes place.