City break “Krasnoyarsk, the natural reserve Stolby” + bonus: “WWII history in Siberia ”

If you have a bit of time and want to see both traditional sightseeing and non-conventional Krasnoyarsk, we will show the most beautiful and off-beaten routes. Symbol of city – Chapel of Paraskeva Pyatnitsa, Local Lore museum in Egyptian style, first steamboat on Yenisey “St.Nicolas” are must see of Krasnoyarsk. What the most of the tourists don’t see is the secret airway “Alaska-Siberia” which was used to transport thousands airplanes and even diplomats during WWII. You will see memorable place from which Arctic airplane expeditions took off. To add our famous natural reserve “Stolby” and you tick off all main points of Krasnoyarsk and way more!

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City break “Krasnoyarsk, the natural reserve Stolby” + bonus: “WWII history in Siberia ”

If you have a bit of time and want to see both traditional sightseeing and non-conventional Krasnoyarsk, we will show the most beautiful and off-beaten routes. Symbol of city – Chapel of Paraskeva Pyatnitsa, Local Lore museum in Egyptian style, first steamboat on Yenisey “St.Nicolas” are must see of Krasnoyarsk. What the most of the tourists don’t see is the secret airway “Alaska-Siberia” which was used to transport thousands airplanes and even diplomats during WWII. You will see memorable place from which Arctic airplane expeditions took off. To add our famous natural reserve "Stolby" and you tick off all main points of Krasnoyarsk and way more!


8 am Arrival in Krasnoyarsk. Breakfast.


“Stolby” natural reserve

“Stolby” is located just 30 min drive from the city centre. Thanks to its unusual shape and structure it’s famous around Russia and abroad. You will see syenite rocks, for thousands of years being transformed by winds and water into pieces of art. Most of them have their own names: Grandfather, Lion gates, Feathers and Chinese wall. Under the guidance of an experienced mountaineer, those who want can climb to the side of some of these beautiful natural artworks and see the incredible panoramas of the taiga. Sweet air which you feel like drinking. We will drive by a bus/ a car to the very centre of reserve, and will have 2,5 km walk around the rocks (Note: drive by transport to the rocks is possible only in week days, or before 8 am on weekdays, otherwise hiking 7 km up).

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch in “Mayak” restaurant, traditional Siberian cuisine (with option of wild meat, berries,etc), with the river view)

Krasnoyarsk Hydropower electric station

Excursion to see Krasnoyarsk Hydropower electric station, 50 km away from Krasnoyarsk. 2nd biggest one in Russia, 1 km wide, depicted on 10 rub note. It also has a unique mechanism of transporting the ships above the top of the dumb.

City tour

Paraskeva Pyatnitsa Chapel (symbol of Krasnoyarsk depicted on 10 RUB note) with brief taking view of the city, the monument dedicated to the founder of the city Kossack A.Dubensky, the first steamship on Yenisei river “St. Nikolai” that carried historical antipodes – last Tzar Nikolai II and Vladimir Lenin. Other places that reveal controversial but interesting story of one of the most remarkable Siberian cities from 1628.

Special bonus:

the history of the secret airway “Alaska Siberia” used in WWII to transfer airplanes and goods from USA to USSR under lend-lease program.
The role of Krasnoyarsk in WWII, as Krasnoyarsk was the most eastern part of USSR where actual battles with German army took place.

Price:
80 Euro per person in a group of 6-7 pax and more.
100 Euro per person in a group of 3-5 pax.
120 Euro per person in a group of 2-3 pax
150 Euro individual tour.

Price includes:
- All transport (private car for a group 3 pax and less, minibus for a group 4-7 pax,
a bus for a group more than 7 people)
- Railway pick up/ drop off
- English / Italian/ German speaking guide. Other languages are available upon request.
- Entry to Stolby reserve.

Price doesn’t include:
- Meals
- Souvenirs
- Tips to a tour guide/ a driver

StartLengthPrice
Upon request1 day80 Euro per person in a group of 6-7 pax and more.
100 Euro per person in a group of 3-5 pax.
120 Euro per person in a group of 2-3 pax
150 Euro individual tour.

Note:
We reserve the right of changes of the tours due to change of weather conditions or other unpredictable circumstances. We can offer individual tours based on your requirements.


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