New Year Holidays in Yakutsk, Russia

2018 NEW YEAR HOLIDAYS IN YAKUTIA, RUSSIA’S SIBERIA. Yakutsk – Dog Sledding – Lena Pillars – Oymyakon 4/9 days We continue celebrating New Year with our lovely travelers in Yakutsk, Russia’s Siberia. For the third time. Join us to enjoy the coldest city in the best holiday mood. New Year Photographs Here’re some pictures taken during previous New Year holidays. Photo credits: Bolot Bochkarev, Ajar Varlamov, Maxim Shirikov. New Year Fireworks in Yakutsk A view from Chochur Mouran hill. Video […]

Yakutsk City Tour in Winter (Standard)

ONE WINTER DAY IN YAKUTSK, RUSSIA’S SIBERIA Standard City Tour in the Coldest City on Earth One full day in Yakutsk, the world’s coldest city. Experience extremely cold weather, authentic culture, mammoth-aged animals, delicious national food, blue-eyed Yakutian sled dogs, snowmobile ride… Everything what Yakutsk is remarkable for. Previously, we were often asked to arrange one winter day program in Yakutsk. This winter we decided to announce it as day city tour separately from Lena Pillars. Two-day itinerary is here. […]

GULAG Labour Camp

YANSTROI, STALIN’S GULAG LABOUR CAMP. Winter Road Trip from Yakutsk, Siberia / Russia. Unique trip from Yakutsk to Soviet GULAG’s Labour Camps called “YanStroi.” One of the most toughest place for Stalin’s prisoners to survive. Its inmates were assigned to construct the road to the North through Big and Small Olchan Mountain Passes. Those camps were located in such remote areas that they managed to stay untouched since the gloomest period of history of USSR. Accessable in the wintertime. Upon […]

Dog Sledding in Yakutsk, Siberia!

DOG SLEDDING IN YAKUTSK, RUSSIA’S SIBERIA. Siberian Winter Adventure Tour with Blue-Eyed Yakutian Laikas, Local Original Sled Dogs, in the Forest and on the Ice of the Lena River. Group Size: 1-5 PAX. Duration: We have sled dog tours for 7 days (see the itineranry below), 2 full days (one through the dense Siberian forest, the other on the ice of the Lena River to Sottintsy), 1 full day (Dog Musher’s School) and 1/2 day (short program). Availability Period: December […]

Yakutsk to Verkhoyansk Winter Trip

YAKUTSK – TOPOLINOYE – VERKHOYANSK. 7-Day Winter Road Trip (Direct). From the Coldest City to the Coldest Town. In Winter 2017-2018, we decided to make such a trip as standard as possible. Previously we had conducted journeys from Yakutsk to Verkhoyansk as private ones on request. Here we go. Duration: 9 days / 8 nights. Group size: 5 travelers. Team: 1 guide + 2 drivers. Route: Yakutsk – Khandyga – Teply Klyuch – Topolinoe – Batagai – Verkhoyansk – Batagai […]