A trip to the Sinsky and Lena Pillars

Extreme frosts, unique culture, majestic and powerful nature, snow-white snow, diamonds, horse meat and venison are what people come to Yakutia for. 

You will visit the kingdom of permafrost inside the mountain, take an all-terrain vehicle to an amazing natural monument - the Sinsky Pillars, where you will spend two days in a cozy taiga house with a stove. You will also get acquainted with one of the most famous sights of Yakutia - the Lena River. Her beauty and power are amazing. 

Location

Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Yakutsk
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Duration
6 Days
5 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 25 – 30 Mar, 2025
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Accommodation
  • Guest House
    3 nights
  • Camp Site
    1 night
  • Hotel
    1 night
Comfort
  • Basic+
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 9 people
Minimum age
7 years old
Group meet at
Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Yakutsk
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Tour highlights

The kingdom of permafrost
We will visit the ice complex inside the mountain, where there is an ice bar, sculptures, the throne room of Chishaan, the remains of ice Age animals
Sunset with a view of the Lena Pillars
On the banks of the Lena River we will see unique natural objects - Lena pillars, the formation of which began millions of years ago
Overnight in domed houses
Let's relax and spend the night in cozy domed houses with stunning views
Trekking on the Blue River
We will walk along the Blue River, admire the local scenery

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrival in Yakutsk. The kingdom of permafrost

    Arrival in Yakutsk before 16.00.

    If you arrive earlier, you can optionally visit the mammoth Museum and the Permafrost Kingdom.

    Also on this day there will be an opportunity to climb to the Chochur-muran observation deck and have lunch in a picturesque place.

    16.00 Departure to Berdigstyakh village (2 hours on the way). 

    Supper. 

    Overnight in a comfortable house

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  • Day 2 - A trip on a trek along the Blue River
  • Day 3 - A walk along the Blue River
  • Day 4 - Departure to Yakutsk
  • Day 5 - Walking trip to Lena pillars
  • Day 6 - Departure home
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Guest House
    3 nights
  • Camp Site
    1 night
  • Hotel
    1 night
Comfort
  • Basic+

Accommodation of tourists in the tour is provided:

  • in a comfortable house in Berdigstyakh;
  • in a taiga house in the forest (we sleep in sleeping bags, the toilet is outside, there is no bath);
  • in a hostel in Yakutsk (accommodation for 2-3 people, room facilities);
  • in the domed houses opposite the Lena pillars (6 people each, several rooms, toilet and shower in the dome).
House in Berdigstyakh 1 night

A well-maintained house in Berdigstyakh.

Domed house 1 night
Hostel Yakutsk 1 night
A taiga house in the forest 2 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 9 tourists
Minimum age
7 years old
Duration
6 days 5 nights
Group meets at
Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Yakutsk

Included in price

  • accommodation in a comfortable house in Berdigstyakh;
  • accommodation in a taiga lodge in the forest;
  • drop-in and drop-out on the track;
  • a trip along the Blue on a track;
  • transport to Lena pillars and to Berdigstyakha;
  • camping meals;
  • entrance fees and fees of the Lena Pillars and Sinsky Pillars parks;
  • the work of a guide;
  • accommodation in domed houses opposite Lena pillars;
  • dinner and breakfast at the base;
  • accommodation in Yakutsk in a hostel.

Paid extra

  • flights to Yakutsk and back;
  • meals and accommodation in Yakutsk, if arrival/ departure is earlier/ later than the tour program;
  • entrance tickets to museums.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • individual first aid kit (with the necessary set of personal and specific medicines no more than 200 g by weight);
  • A backpack for radial exits – one can be used for everything;
  • a plastic bag or a hermetic bag (inserted inside the backpack to protect against moisture) ;
  • headlamp; batteries;
  • sunglasses;
  • sleeping bag — the temperature regime is not very important. +5, 0. The house is warm if you heat the stove;
  • spoon, mug, plate, knife;
  • matches sealed in polyethylene or plastic packaging, lighter;
  • thermos;
  • thermal underwear (winter);
  • winter insulated trousers;
  • fleece; warm vest;
  • A storm suit is a windproof jacket + trousers. Availability is required. It's usually hot to go skiing in a down jacket. We will wear down jackets in parking lots;
  • the down jacket is thick; 
  • socks (winter trekking and woolen, high) — at least 2 pairs;
  • winter boots + warmers + shoe covers with rubber galoshes;
  • eva boots with a thick liner -60, etc. with enough free space inside under the toe of the insole, etc. (if the shoes put even a little pressure on even the coolest ones, the feet will freeze);
  • felt boots with a sole with a free space inside;
  • slippers for houses;
  • the cap is warm and windproof (if a regular hat, then the jacket should have a hood,
    buff or scarf around the neck, balaclava);
  • fleece gloves + downy mittens (or fleece gloves, warm mittens + windproof large mittens);
  • disposable hand and foot warmers;
  • personal hygiene products (toothbrush and paste, toilet paper, etc.).
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  • US$ 770
    25 – 30 Mar, 2025 6 days 5 nights
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