Yakutsk


The Lena river

The Lena is one of the ten greatest rivers on the planet. Beginning in the mountains of the Baikal range the Lena flows 4400 kilometers to the Arctic Ocean. The river-bed spans as much as 15 kilometers in its middle reaches, while in the lower reaches it spans as much as 25 kilometers. The size More…


ITINERARY “Journey to Kolyma”

The Kolyma river flows through the North-East part of Yakutia into the East-Siberian Sea. The river is 2429 kilometers long, has 275 tributaries that are each more then 10 kilometers long. The width of the Kolyma ranges from 150 to 170 meters. Mean depth within stretches is 6 meters. Mean river flow is about 10 More…


“Ytyk-Khaya” Tourist Center

The center is located near Yakutsk. It is famous for its traditions, and hospitality. The founders of the center the Atlasov’s family have made a name for themselves thanks to hard work and soul. It is a place where unique national festivals (Ysyah, Kuyur), national sport competitions, and ice carving festivals are held. It is More…


“Orto-doydu” Tourist Complex

“Orto-doydu” is located near Yakutsk in a very picturesque location. A unique wooden model of the Yakutsk Ostrog (Yakutsk Stockade) is one of the main attractions of the complex. Every year the Yakut masters of wood carving add new pieces of traditional hitching posts and shaman totems to the amazing collection of the center. The More…