Dmitry Yurochkin

Dmitry Yurochkin. A main guide, the manager of project Altai-guide.
Dmitry graduated Altai State University, he is geographer, traveler. The main activity is the organization and conduction of expeditionary tours to hard-to-reach areas of Central Asia. He is professional driver. The author and the manager of many expeditions in Altay, Khakassia, Tuva, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Nepal and Iran. Работает гидом с 2001 года.
He has worked as a guide since 2001. Specializations: ski expedition tours, traveling on off-road cars.
Personal website: yurochkin.com
The head is the expedition project Great-Asia website: great-asia.ru
Dmitry is the author and the leader of many interesting trips. There are unique tours. Many tours are every year.

Annual travel
  • Trans-Asian expedition. The trip is by off-road cars, on territory of the countries of Central Asia: Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan every year. From year to year the tour is changed and refined. It has held since 2009;
  • Pamir is the roof of the world. Annual automobile expedition to Tien Shan and Pamir mountains. It starts in April. It covers the territories of the countries: Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan;
  • A large expedition to Gobi desert. Annual automobile expedition to Mongolia, to the heart of Gobi desert. The route: Altay Republic, Mongolian Altay, valley of lakes in Mongolia, Canyon Hermin-Tsav, sands Khongoryn-Els;
  • Altay, Ukok Plateau. Ski expedition to the massif of Tabyn-Bogdo-Ola. It's a unique author's project in hard-to-reach and the coldest areas of Altay. It's famous plateau Ukok. It has held since 2013;
  • Altay, Plateau Ukok - Teletskoye Lake. Annual expedition to hard-to-reach areas of Altay. It starts in summer. It has held since 2006;
  • Altay - Khakassia, Abakan Range. Ski expedition is to the spring. It starts in winter. The expedition is on the border of Altay and Khakassia, in the upper of Abakan River;


Unique travel
  • Mongolia - Buryatia, Khubsugul - Mongolian Sea (the expedition by sailing catamarans). The first trip is to the largest lake in Mongolia, by sailing catamarans with the flag of Russia;
  • Buryatia - Mongolia, The Lost World of Darhat valley (autotravel, photography). First Russian expedition to the Darhat valley, to the tribes of reindeer herders' of Tsataan;
  • Yakutia - Magadan, There are the unknown territories of 2015 (autotravel, photography). More than 15000 km are on the territory of Eastern Siberia;
  • Azerbaijan - Iran, Trans-Asian expedition 2013 (autotravel, photography). It's an author's project. The route through the territory of ancient Persia.
  • Altay - Tuva - Mongolia - Buryatia, In search of the last shaman (jeep tour, ethnography, photography). It's the most famous journey of Dmitry, covered in the video is "In search of a great shaman.
Date: 14.07.24