MAGIC WINTER TOURS TO YAKUTIA
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Winter Drive from Yakutia to Magadan
Theme: The Snow Empire
Duration: 16 days
Tour Type: Group Tour
Rate: 6140 USD per person
Real Winter. Real Russia. Private driving tour from Yakutia to Magadan. Visit Oymyakon, the coldest permanently inhabited locales on Earth, when Yakutsk itself is the coldest major city in the world. More records? Verkhoyansk town holds the Guinness world record for the greatest temperature range on Earth: 105 °C (189 °F). Magadan, the gateway to Kolyma region and Soviet GULAG' capital, indigenous cultures, home stay and once-in-a-lifetime experience of magic Russian Winter!
What do we start with? Yakut husky dog or fish market, dog sled safari or cooking master-class to learn about national Yakut cuisine? You will get to know how people live daily in the Permafrost Kingdom.
We will fly to the coldest town on Earth and drive to the National park “Lena Pillars”/”Lenskye Stolby”(3 hours with stops), crossing Lena river on snowmobile with passenger sledges (3 km). We will stay in simnple hotels - where those exist - and with families where hotels are not present. We will see horse capable to bear - 71 Celsius in winter. and try traditional ice fishing with a local fisherman.
Then we will drive to the very east of Russia, to Magadan, famous for it's long GULAG history.
There will be lots of winter, snow and driving. And no people around for hundred kilometers around.
This is a serious expedition. You msut be prepared to basic living conditions, extreme coldress and sudden changes to the program due to weather conditions.
And the most important..you will see places which only few international travelers reach in Russia.