Altai Krai GuideFor other places with the same name, see Altai. Altai Krai is in a region Western Siberia. It is located immediately west of the semi-autonomous Altai Republic. HotelsFind hotels in Barnaul, Gorno-Altaysk and more.
In Altai KraiBarnaulBarnaul is the capital of Altai Krai. The city was founded in the XVIII century as a center of silver and copper mining, and has a population of over 600,000. BiyskBiysk is the second largest city in Altai Krai with population of 220,000 people and featured as naukograd i.e. SrostkiSrostki is a village in Altai Krai. This is a birthplace of well-known Russian writer, actor and film-director Vasily Shukshin.