Norilsk – Putorana – Dixon Plateau

You will travel on foot and on all-terrain vehicles, by boat and by plane, and visit the northernmost city on the planet. And also: on the Taimyr Peninsula, in the Arctic village of Dixon, near Severnaya Zemlya and Cape Chelyuskin the northernmost points of Eurasia.

There are no seats on the tour.

Location

Russia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Norilsk
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Duration
10 Days
9 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    8 nights
  • Camp Site
    1 night
Comfort
  • Basic+
Difficulty
Moderate
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers
Group
Up to 20 people
Minimum age
7 years old
Group meet at
Russia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Norilsk
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Exciting adventures in the tundra
We will go on an all-terrain vehicle through the real tundra and bays of the Kara Sea, we will live in fishing houses on the seashore
The northernmost city on the planet
We will visit Dudinka on Taimyr and even see the oldest skeleton of a mammoth
The country of waterfalls
We will go to the Putorana Plateau, where we will see thousands of cascading waterfalls of different heights and beauty

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Norilsk – Dudinka

    In the morning, arrival in Norilsk, Alykel airport. 

    Meeting, group transfer to Dudinka. 

    Double accommodation in a hotel.

    Lunch. 

    Sightseeing tour of Dudinka.

    Excursion to the Taimyr Museum of Local Lore.

    The museum's exposition covers an area of 1172.5 sq. m. and is located on three floors. 

    Supper.

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  • Day 2 - Norilsk
  • Day 3 - Putorana Plateau
  • Day 4 - Excursion to the waterfall "Red stones"
  • Day 5 - Flight to Dixon. Sightseeing tour of Dixon
  • Day 6 - Dixon. The bay of the Kara Sea
  • Day 7 - Continuation of the tour of the bays of the Kara Sea
  • Day 8 - Dixon
  • Day 9 - Departure to Norilsk
  • Day 10 - Departure
Difficulty
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    8 nights
  • Camp Site
    1 night
Comfort
  • Basic+

The tour includes accommodation in the Talnakh Hotel, in the Dudinka hotel, in the Dixon Hotel.

Surcharge for single occupancy:

  • at the Talnakh hotel (4 nights) – 10,400 rubles/person;
  • in Dudinka (1 night) – 1,300 rubles/person.
Talnakh Hotel 4 nights

It is located in the north of Siberia, in the Norilsk district of Talnakh. The hotel offers 48 comfortable rooms of various categories. The hotel's restaurant serves Russian, European and Japanese cuisine. A continental buffet breakfast is served every morning.

The rooms are equipped according to modern standards and have: telephone, safe, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, all modern security equipment, electronic locking system, modern fire protection system. 

The Standard rooms have a double bed, a work area, chairs, a wardrobe, tea/coffee making facilities, a seating area. In the private bathroom: shower, hairdryer.

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The Yenisei Lights Hotel or similar 1 night
The Dixon Hotel 3 nights
Fishing houses 1 night

Tour conditions

Group
up to 20 tourists
Minimum age
7 years old
Duration
10 days 9 nights
Group meets at
Russia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Norilsk

Included in price

  • transfers according to the program;
  • meals according to the program;
  • 2-bed accommodation in the Talnakh hotel, in the Dudinka hotel, 3-bed accommodation in the Dixon Hotel;
  • the excursion program;
  • entrance tickets to museums;
  • Norilsk – Dixon – Norilsk air flight.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Norilsk and back;
  • transfer from the Norilsk Hotel to Alykel airport
  • accident insurance (issued independently if necessary).

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • a backpack or travel bag (you can put things in it for the Putorana Plateau, so as not to take the whole suitcase with you to Lama Island);
  • comfortable, non-wrinkled clothes;
  • several warm clothes (windbreaker, warm jacket, thin and warm hat, socks (2-3 pairs of simple and 1-2 pairs of warm ones, warm tracksuit (for example, fleece);
  • thermal underwear or its equivalent;
  • a raincoat or a waterproof jacket in case of rain (do not take an umbrella, there is always wind);
  • gloves;
  • comfortable sports shoes (replacement shoes – sneakers);
  • slates (so that you can wear them with wool socks);
  • in case of hot weather – T-shirts (vest, shirt), shorts, light pants, swimsuit, sunscreen, sunglasses, cap (panama hat or baseball cap) (during your stay on Lama Island)
  • personal hygiene products;
  • towel (on Lama Island);
  • insect repellents;
  • the mosquito net;
  • knife;
  • a mug and a spoon (BE SURE to go to the Brekhov Islands!!!)
  • trekking boots;
  • knee–high rubber boots with warm insoles (for Dixon) - A MUST!;
  • We advise you to take video and photographic equipment with you to capture your vacation;
  • Your usual medications for headaches, stomach, etc., as well as specific medications, will not be superfluous;
  • satellite phone (optional);
  • We recommend that you do not take large suitcases on the tour, because some hotels do not have an elevator (for example, the Talnakh hotel).
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