Yenisei cruise. Siberia

Yenisei river is one of the longest rivers in Asia. It runs from south to north across the great expanse of central Siberia. It traverses a vast region of strikingly varied landscapes. 

Ports of Call: Norilsk – Dudinka – Yeniseysk – Krasnoyarsk.

Location

Russia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Norilsk
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Duration
12 Days
11 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 23 Jul – 3 Aug
    • 30 Jul – 10 Aug
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    7 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group meet at
Russia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Norilsk
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Tour highlights

Arctic Circle crossing
Find out what happens beyond the Arctic Circle
Yenisei river
Walk along the river separating Europe from Asia
"Stolby" Nature Reserve
Visit the national park of extraordinary beauty

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Norilsk

    Arrival in Norilsk to the Alykel Airport.

    Meeting at the airport (look for a sign "Polonia"), group transfer to Norilsk.

    Departure to Talnakh, check-in at the Talnakh Hotel (DBL).

    Lunch. 

    Excursion to the Museum of the History of the Norilsk Industrial District.

    Sightseeing tour of Norilsk.

    Return to the hotel.

    Dinner.

  • Day 2 - Dudinka
  • Day 3 - The "Taimyr Museum of Local Lore"
  • Day 4 - Crossing the Arctic Circle
  • Day 5 - The village of Verkhneimbatsk, stop on the water near the village of Bakhta and in the village of Bor
  • Day 6 - The Osinov system
  • Day 7 - Yeniseisk
  • Day 8 - Yeniseisk
  • Day 9 - The private Planer Museum
  • Day 10 - Krasnoyarsk
  • Day 11 - Krasnoyarsk Pillars
  • Day 12 - Departure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    7 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale

Single/double accommodation on board in a class I cabin, double and triple accommodation in hotels are included in the tour price.

The cruise is on board of Motor ship "V. Chkalov" on:

30.06.2022–11.07.2022;

25.07.2022–05.08.2022.

Three-deck motor ship of project 588 (class of the River Register is "O"), the ship is built in Germany in 1953.

Passenger capacity is 260 people. The ship's cabins are divided into 3 classes and suites. The deluxe cabins are located on the boat deck. Class 1 and 2 cabins are located on the boat and middle decks. The ship is equipped with soft beds and wash basins with hot and cold water. Class 3 cabins are located on the main and lower decks.

Showers are located on the middle and main decks. Toilet cabins on all decks. 

2 restaurants (on the boat deck and on the main deck), music salon, reading room, cinema hall are on board.

The cruise is on board of Motor ship "A. Matrosov" on:

01.08.2022–12.08.2022.

Three-deck ship 588 project. The ship is built in Germany in 1954, entered the Yenisei the same year, and since 1954 has been operating on the Krasnoyarsk-Dudinka, Norilsk-Dudinka-Krasnoyarsk lines. Speed ​​- 23 km / h, passenger capacity is 250 people.

Cabins on the ship are without amenities (except of luxury cabins), 

There are only a small closet, a bed, a sink with hot and cold water in some cabins. A shower and a toilet are located on the deck. To charge electrical appliances, it is advisable to have your own extension cord with sockets.

Three meals a day are provided in 2 restaurants: on the main and upper decks. There is also a bar on the ship, the menu of which includes alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and snacks.

You can spend time with family and friends not only on the deck, but also in the salons on the middle deck: in the reading room and in the music room. There is no entertainment program on board.

Supplement for single occupancy in:

  • Hotel "Talnakh" (1 night) ‒ RUB 2,500 per person;
  • Krasnoyarsk (3 nights) ‒ RUB 3,700 per person;
  • Dudinka (1 night) ‒ RUB 1,200 per person.
Talnakh 1 night

Talnakh Hotel offers modern rooms with flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and a stylish restaurant serving international cuisine. It is located in Noril’sk in the region of Talnakh in northern Siberia.

Russian and European dishes are served in the Talnakh’s classically furnished restaurant. Guests can also enjoy a continental breakfast buffet each morning.

All of the spacious rooms at the Talnakh hotel come equipped with tea/coffee facilities, cable TV channels and a seating area.

Leisure facilities at the Talnakh include a sauna area. There is also a bar in the lobby serving a wide range of drinks, from Russian vodka to beer.

2 more photos
Hotel in Dudinka 1 night
Yeniseiskaya 2 nights
Krasnoyarsk 3 nights

Tour conditions

Duration
12 days 11 nights
Group meets at
Russia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Norilsk

Included in price

  • transfers according to the program;
  • 3 meals a day;
  • single/double accommodation on the ship in a class I cabin;
  • double/triple accommodation in hotels;
  • excursion program;
  • entrance tickets to museums.

Paid extra

  • plane and train tickets to Norilsk and back;
  • surcharge for non-citizens of the Russian Federation for entry into the territory of the Arctic ‒ RUB 4,000 per person;
  • transfer from the hotel "Krasnoyarsk" to the airport "Krasnoyarsk", railway station;
  • insurance;
  • guide-interpreter for foreign tourists who do not know Russian.

It's important to know

Are plane tickets included in the tour price?

Plane and train tickets are not included in the tour price.

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Is insurance included in the tour price?
Features of the tour for foreign citizens

Dates and Prices

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  • US$ 1 112
    23 Jul – 3 Aug 12 days 11 nights
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  • US$ 1 112
    30 Jul – 10 Aug 12 days 11 nights
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