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YAKUTIA -D IAMOND OF RUSSIA


YAKUTIA – DIAMOND OF RUSSIA

Route within the Republic of Sakha:Mirny - centre of the diamond mining province, Yakutsk – capital of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

 5 days/4 nights

Trip available all the year round

Day 0, Sunday:

Departure from Moscow to Mirny, flight of ALROSA airline.Mirny is a diamond capital of Russia. In the 50-ies of the 20th century Yakutian diamonds were discovered here. The Mir open pitmine gave birth to the diamond industry of Russia. There are many memorials in Mirny devoted to diamond explorers and other people who contributed much in the diamond area development. There are several museums in the town such as a museum of the regional history, a museum of the history of the ALROSA mining company, kimberlite museum.

Day 1.Monday:

Arrival in Mirny. Pick up from the airport, transfer to the hotel.Breakfast.Mirnysightseeing tour, visit “Mir” open pit diamond mine. Visit of the museum of history of ALROSA  diamond mining company, kimberlite museum.

Dinner.

Day 2, Tuesday:

Breakfast. Visit to “Live Diamonds of Yakutia” natural park, ethnographic complex “Olonkho Land”. Lunch.Free time.Dinner.

 

Day 3, Wednesday:

Departureto Yakutsk.Pick up from the airport, transfer to the hotel.Lunch.

Sightseeing touraround Yakutsk. Yakutsk is one of the oldest Siberian cities.  It was founded in the 17th century   as a Russian Cossacks’ fortress on the bank of the newly discovered river in the wild area. The city interweaves archaic and modern features with its old wooden houses and Russian orthodox churches combining with sparkling glass facades of modern  buildings.

Visit to Kingdom of Permafrost,  an ice tunnel within the hill in suburbs of Yakutsk. In winter the temperature here is constantly -10C, in summer it is -4C. In several underground halls one can find a plenty of beautiful ice sculptures, touch permafrost soil,  find remains  of mammoth and other fossils. Dinner.

 

Day 4, Thusday:

Visit the “Treasury of the Sakha Republic”, displaying a great collection of nuggets of gold, platinum, silver, natural diamonds, wonderful works of Yakut jewelry masters, mammoth tusk carvers etc.

Visit to the Mammoth museum. It is a unique museum which represents a collection of fossils of the ice period.Lunch.

Visit to a diamond cutting plant. Shopping in jewelry shops where one can purchase  certified polished diamonds, gold and silver jewelry of local production with polished diamonds.  Lunch. .

Day 5, Friday:

Breakfast. Transfer to airport. Departure from Yakutsk.

The price includes: accommodation ½ DBL,  FB  meals, transportation, English speaking guide, transfers, entry tickets to museums and other tourist objects as per program

  

 

Price per person in USD

DBL

2 pax

4 pax

6 pax

8 pax

10 pax

«Polar Star”, “Zarnitsa”

1296.00

1111.00

1028.00

986.00

961.00

 

SINGLE

2 pax

4 pax

6 pax

8 pax

10 pax

«Polar Star”, “Zarnitsa”

1492.00.

1307.00

1224.00

1182.00.

1157.00

 

 

The price does not include airticketsMoscow-Mirny-Yakutsk-Moscow.

Please contact us: 

SUN TOUR, Russia, Yakutsk 677000

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