Kazan BreakTour Type:
group or private
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Duration: 3 daysGrade: EasyThis tour fits any age and fitness levelRate: from $477 USD per person
Kazan is probably the most tourist-friendly city in Russia after St. Petersburg. It’s clean, safe, relaxed, rich, and has lots of beautiful sights and places to chill. The special thing about Kazan is the mix of two cultures: East and West, Muslim and Orthodox. There are not many places in the world where such a diverse population cohabits in such a peaceful manner and Kazan is a great example of that.
Northeast of Moscow, the picturesque towns of the Golden Ring trace their histories to the early days of the Russian Orthodox Church. If you wish to explore their beautiful kremlins, ancient monasteries, and amazing Russian nature, this is the best choice for you. We customize tours on request.
Siberian Explorer: Yenisey River CruiseTour Type:
Season: June - SeptemberCities:
Duration: 11 daysGrade: EasyThis tour fits any age and fitness levelRate: from $6,553 USD per person
From vast, rugged landscapes to the magical midnight sun, the Yenisei River is where Mother Nature shines her brightest. Discover untouched lands and sail unshared waters, take the first and only river cruise to travel the spectacular Yenisei River. A warm welcome and local traditions, unrivalled adventures, real taste of Siberia - all in one amazing journey. Book your spot on the first ever luxury cruising vessel in this remote area.
Set off for a journey through centuries of Russian history, art and culture. Visit unofficial third capital of Russia - Kazan, a city with a thousand years of history. Explore Nizhny Novgorod and the oldest Golden Ring towns. Delve into a rural way of life, see traditional wooden architecture, try local cuisine and take back home a Russian souvenir made by your own hands. Get deep cultural insight and experience the real Russia!
Hero city Volgograd through exotic Kalmykia to the Volga Delta & & sunny Astrakhan. The largest river delta in Europe, endless feathered steppes and dunes, the extraordinary colorful Elista with the largest Buddhist church in Europe, the relict salt lake, thousands of birds, wild saigas. 7 amazing days of varied experiences, the purest air and smells of sun-heated steppe grasses. Discover the South, Russia you have not seen before.
There are few pages in Russia's history as terrifiyng yet questionable as these ones. Travel to the Far East of Russia for a tour through the real Soviet past first described by Alexander Solzhenitsyn in the world-famous "The Gulag Archipelago". We will travel almost a thousand kilometers though stunnng wild scenery and unspoiled wilderness. See with your own eyes the remains of Gulag camps in the area where only bears hold permanent residence. Due to its extreme difficulty, this tours operates on request only is subject to confirmation.
The unofficial third capital of Russia, a city with a thousand years of history, and just a very colorful, beautiful, clean city, Kazan is the center of Tatar culture in Russia. Walk along ancient streets of the Old Town, visit white-stone Kazan Kremlin and Kul-Sharif, learn to cook "chak'-chak" and drive out of the city to explore Svyazhsk island. Enjoy warm Tatar hospitality and welcome to Wonderful Kazan!
Travel back in time to the real Russia. Be mesmerised by a millennia of history, art and culture. Visit the oldest Golden Ring towns and marvel treasures of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Explore rural way of life, see traditional wooden architecture, try local cuisine and take back home a Russian souvenir made by your own hands. Experience the true Russian hospitality while staying in authentic hand-picked accommodations.
The southernmost Arсtic beaches of the White Sea's expanses, the privacy of the island of Kiy, stone boulders on sandy beaches and coniferous forests stretching along the bays, villages of Pomor fishermen and the unique wooden temples of Poonezhye, forest lakes, endless swamps and the house of the fabulous Tsarevna Moroshka (Princess Cloudberries). Poonezhye is still difficult to access and mysterious. Its surviving heritage has many faces. Join us to discover.
Summer Adventures In SiberiaTour Type:
Season: July - AugustCities:
Old believers village Enisey Riverheads
Duration: 9 daysGrade: ModerateConsider some walking (about 2 hours per day).Rate: from $2,338 USD per person
We endevour to show your the diversity and vast expanses of Siberia's wilderness.
Join us on this thrilling adventure to explore breathtaking beauty of Khakassia, Krasnoyarsky krai and Tuva. See silent monuments of past eras, drive across ancient steppe, get a shaman blessing, raft Sayan mountain river, stay in a yurt and cedar house, trek taiga forests to see the most powerful hydropower plant in Russia.
For centuries the Northern Seaway was the only path that connected ancient Russia with Europe. Once Russia established routes to the Baltic and Black seas, the importance of the Pomory region dwindled and with the passing of time, the entire area became the preserve of old and diminishing Russian cultures. The Soviet period added more drama to the history of the Pomory region, as many gulag prisons were located here.
The Ukok Plateau Horse RidingTour Type:
Season: July - AugustDuration: 10 daysGrade: ChallengingMind the daily trekking distances and carry-on bags. Previous trekking/hiking/camping experience is highly desirable. In case of medical emergency, evacuation options are limited by helicopters only.Rate: from $1,596 USD per person
The Ukok Plateau is one of the most beautiful and interesting areas in the mountains of Altai.
You will experience the real mystery of Altai and feel its ancient legends. The Ukok Plateau, which is 2,150 m above sea level, is a place where you will find an oasis of unrivalled natural beauty, peace, tranquility and no mobile coverage. And more, there are also unique archaeological sites and horses!
This tour combines classic Baikal adventures and a trip deep into the taiga, to hide away in a very remote and isolated manor, accessible only by a 4X4 or a helicopter. Russian bears inhabit the area in abundance and you will have a guaranteed and safe bear viewing in the wilderness. For a few days, we will stay in a real Siberian hunter's house.
Partake of a Siberian life. This extraordinary journey will take you to special and remote destinations. First, explore the grandeur of the world's largest, deepest and oldest freshwater Lake Baikal. Then, take a ride on a famous Trans-Siberian Express to reach mighty Altai Mountains, to see wonders of nature, explore ancient indigenous cultures and experience true Siberian hospitality. We travel light and fast to see the most remarkable places all around Altai. For trekking/expedition options, please inquire.
No other city in Siberia can rival Tobolsk in its historical glory. The white stone Kremlin with towers and cathedrals stands on a hill, on the right bank of the Irtysh River. It is visible from miles away for travelers. The city is all about stunnig views, churches and interesting monuments of civil architecture. Besides,Tobolsk Kremlin is the only stone fortress in Siberia. Some say Tobolsk is a Siberian Suzdal. In fact, everything is larger here and to compare Tobolsk to the west from the Urals, then Tobolsk is Siberian Kiev. Back in the 18th century, Tobolsk was spoken of as the "third capital" of Russia.
Siberia remains a mysterious and hardly accessible land. The Krasnoyarsk region alone has a size of 5 Frances! Take a tour to discover secres of Siberia and unveil the mystery. Discover unique cultures of Tuva and Khakassia, experience the greatness of Siberian and see the places where Valdimir Lenin once lived and worked in exsile.
Winter Drive From Yakutia To MagadanTour Type:
Season: December - FebruaryCities:
Duration: 16 daysGrade: ChallengingMind the daily trekking distances and carry-on bags. Previous trekking/hiking/camping experience is highly desirable. In case of medical emergency, evacuation options are limited by helicopters only.Rate: from $7,814 USD per person
Everlasting winter. Endless white ice highways instead of roads. Silence and the power of nature beyond imagination surrounds you. First, we explore the indigenous culture of Yakutia, visit the world's Pole of Cold. Then, take off for an outstanding drive through Siberia and the Far East to Soviet Gulag's capital, Magadan. Welcome to the Snow Empire.
There is a great tour to partake and see Russia in a new way. You will spend the first week of your fascinating journey celebrating the ancient holiday - Maslenitsa - in St. Petersburg and Moscow, exploring all the highlights of these famous cities. Then, get ready to experience mesmerising Northern Lights viewing in the remote national park of the great Russian North. There you have a go at open-air skating, throw snowballs, meet reindeers in the tundra and even visit real anti-nuclear ice-breaker.