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2-Day Extended Tour to the Chernobyl Zone and Prypiat Town from Kyiv

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    What to Expect
    Day 1:

    ● Meeting your guide in Kyiv at 7.30 and driving to the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone, watching topical documentaries

    ● Dytyatky checkpoint, an official entrance to the Zone;

    ● Zalissya village with abandoned houses and barns, a shop and the only self-settler Rozaliya Ivanivna;

    ● An almost fully buried village of Kopachi;

    ● A decontaminated Red Forest at place of the first and worst radioactive fall-out;

    ● Pripyat town populated by 50 thousand people before the evacuation:

    ● The hospital receiving the firefighters and NPP workers, badly affected by the accident;

    ● A river port and Pripyat café at the embankment;

    ● A town hall;

    ● Polissya hotel, a correction point for helicopters;

    ● Energetic Palace of culture, the main recreational site;

    ● Ferris wheel in the amusement park;

    ● A fire station;

    ● Chernobyl NPP:

    ● The Sarcophagus and the New Safe Confinement ("Arch") – an observation point at a 300 m distance;

    ● Memorial "Life for Life”;

    ● A NPP cooling pond (feeding giant catfish);

    ● Chernobyl town.

    ● An open-air exhibition of transport vehicles and robots used in 1986-clean up activities;

    ● A river port with abandoned radioactive ships and steamers at Pripyat riverbank;

    ● Memorial "Wormwood Star”;

    ● Check-in the state hotel;

    ● Ecologically-clean dinner in a Chernobyl state canteens.

    Day 2:

    ● Breakfast;

    ● The world’s best memorial "To Those who Saved the World’;

    ● An amateur zoo at Chernobyl fire station backyard: wild and domestic animals;

    ● A motor-tractor station in 10-km Zone with radioactive vehicles;

    ● The secret soviet object Chernobyl-2 (radar "DUGA-1").

    ● Fish and rodent scientific experimental base;

    ● Cooling towers of the Chernobyl NPP 3rd stage;

    ● Yaniv railway station;

    ● Pripyat-town: in-depth program;

    ● Paryshiv village, meeting with selfsettlers-samosely;

    ● Dinner
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Ivana Ohiienka St, 6, Kyiv, Ukraine, 02000
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Accommodation, food and compulsory insurance
    • The maximal available duration of the tours
    • Knowledgeable and friendly guides
    • Flexibility of the route
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    Exclusions
    • Dosimeter rent (10USD to be arranged locally if required)
    • Hotel pickup ($13 to be arranged locally if required)
    • Airport transfer ($16-$36 to be arranged locally if required)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • ATTENTION! To make your trip successful, please,while filling booking application, kindly write your email address and phone number into field "Special requirements", so tour managers will be able to provide you with all necessary information and tour-details about the trip and to stay in touch on a day-trip in the case of any emergency.
    • PLEASE NOTE: Tours booked within 5 days of departure are unlikely to be confirmed.
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • It is obligatory to have your passport with you for each participant (and it should be the one that you specified in the application for the trip! Please check information you have sent to us thoroughly - it is required to send the full name, passport number, date of birth (dd\mm\yyyy) and citizenship per EACH PARTICIPANT. Any mistake in passport data may be a reason not to let you pass passport control at checkpoint successfully)
    • Dress code is long sleeves (jacket, shirt), pants (no skirts!), closed comfortable shoes
    • The Rules of stay in the Zone prohibit: - eating, drinking and smoking in open air; - touching buildings, trees, plants; - gathering and eating mushrooms, berries, fruit and nuts in forests and gardens of the abandoned settlements - sitting on the ground - putting photo and video cameras, bags, backpacks and other personal belongings on the ground.
    • Persons under alcoholic/drug intoxication are not allowed to take a trip to the Zone
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Started the tour on 2nd November and finished on the 3rd and it was the best experiences I have ever had. Right from the start it was just amazing. Our tour guide Dennis was very knowledgeable and great to have around. The whole tour was carried out very professionally. Would
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    I did this tour with Chernobyl_Tour and I have no issue with the company or our guide Dennis...he did a great job, as did our driver. There were things that were not clear about such a tour...it is quite physically grueling. I don't recommend this tour for anyway under five
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    We did a two day private tour of Prypiat and Chernobyl with Yaroslav and it was just incredible. The abandoned town, radar installation and military base were fascinating, I've never seen anything like it before. Yaroslav (and driver Aleksander) were extremely friendly,
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    We had 2 days in the zone together with our guide Ihor. He showed us the most amazing places and always made sure that we don‘t meet to much of the other groups wandering around which made the tour feel even more exclusive. Sleeping in Chernobyl is an experience. The Hotel we
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    This review is for days 14th and 15th August - I went on a 2 day trip. The overall experience was good if not a bit rehersed - which I'm not surprised considering there are so many people going in, day in and out. Our guide was Olena. She was great, been on the job for 2 years,
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    • CHERNOBYL TOUR
    • Duration: 2 days
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    • Languages Offered: English, Russian
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