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The Siberian wilderness

Vodohod Luxury 5 Star
Dudinka
Krasnoyarsk
13 September 2021 - 24 September 2021
12 days
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from €7,800 p.p.
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Cruise route
Dudinka
Tyyakha
Dudinka
Igarka
Yermakovo
Turukhansk
Kangotovo
Old Believers Village
Bakhta
Yartsevo
Yeniseisk
Galanino
Krasnoyarsk (2 days)
Ship facilities
Full board
English speaking staff
Massage cabinet
SPA area
All cabins are equiped with fridges
Complementary Wi-Fi
TV in cabins
Additional restaurant information:
  • Breakfast and lunch – served to the table
  • Dinner – served to the table, salad bar and dessert bar

Catering package included:

  • Three meals per day during the tour, except for the day of embarkation and the day of disembarkation. On the day of embarkation - dinner, on the day of disembarkation - breakfast. On embarkation day after 23.00 and on disembarkation day before 06.00 a light dinner or a continental breakfast is provided respectively.
  • 1 bottle of mineral water (0.5 l) per person. Daily in the cabin;
  • 1 bottle of mineral water (0.5 l) per person for the excursions;
  • Breakfast, lunch: water on the table;
  • Dinner: included unlimited drinks (water, tea, coffee, juice, beer, soda) and 2 Siberian liqueurs for an aperitif per pax;
  • Welcome drink (upon boarding) – 1 glass of sparkling wine “Prosecco” or juice;
  • Crew presentation cocktail – 1 glass of sparkling wine “Prosecco” or juice + 1 canapé per person;
  • Tea / coffee for all meals;
  • “Captain dinner” with an improved menu;
  • Captain cocktail– 1 cocktail per person (choice of 3 cocktails: 2 alcoholic and 1 nonalcoholic);
  • Hot tea (during cool weather) upon returning to ship after shore excursions;
  • Ice tea (during hot weather) upon returning to ship after shore excursions.
Cruise price includes:
  • Accommodation in premium cabins
  • Full Board dining &
  • On-shore Excursion
  • Onboard Activities
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Expedition Outfit
  • Helicopter tour to Plateau Putorana
Cruise price doesn't include:
  • SPA and massage services
  • The Chef’s restaurant “Catch of the day” (a la carte)
Additional information
Additional information
Цена
Route
Daily route
Day 1
Dudinka
Day 1
Date15.06 (Tue)
Dudinka is known as the ‘City Where Hearts Moor’, and there’s plenty to love here! Fr om the Talnakh Mountain Mines to the astounding Putorana Plateau – a volcanically formed region of waterfalls, canyons, mountains and over 25,000 lakes! There’s also the Taimyr Mow, where visitors can meet the 45,000-year old mammoth.
Arrival at Norilsk Airport
Transfer airport - ship
Check-in on board
Welcome cocktail (sparkling wine, caviar)
Lunch on board.
Tyyakha
Day 1
Date15.06 (Tue)
See 1000 deer, a real chum (shelter similar to yurt) and a big bonfire. That’s an exclusive sight you may only see once in your life! Enjoy warm interactive meeting on the shore, cuisine of indigenous nations and get incredible memories for life. Be sure to take a picture in the chum and with a deer. Feel the life of nomads.
See 500 deer, a real chum (shelter similar to yurt) and a big bonfire. That’s an exclusive sight you may only see once in your life! Enjoy warm interactive meeting on the shore, cuisine of indigenous nations and get incredible memories for life. Be sure to take a picture in the chum and with a deer. Feel the life of nomads.
  • Visiting “tchum” – reindeer herder’s house
  • Tasting local delicacies

Dinner onboard.
Day 2
Dudinka
Day 2
Date15.06 (Tue)
Dudinka is known as the ‘City Where Hearts Moor’, and there’s plenty to love here! Fr om the Talnakh Mountain Mines to the astounding Putorana Plateau – a volcanically formed region of waterfalls, canyons, mountains and over 25,000 lakes! There’s also the Taimyr Mow, where visitors can meet the 45,000-year old mammoth.
Breakfast onboard.
Program in Dudinka
  • Ethnocultural complex under the open sky “Taimyr Mow”. Acquaintance with everyday life, ethnic cuisine, traditions, culture and customs of ethnic groups inhabiting Taimyr.
  • Visiting Taimyr Museum of local history
  • Folk art exhibition (paintings).
PLATO PUTORANA (by helicopters with 1 landing) duration around 8 hours (WEATHER PERMITTING)
“Putorana” in the Evenki language means "lakes with steep banks." The area of the Putorana Plateau is comparable with the area of Great Britain and reaches 2.5 million hectares. This is the second largest basalt plateau in the world, after the Indian plateau Deccan. The Putorana Nature Reserve is recognized as a World Heritage Site and is protected by UNESCO. You will be brought by helicopter to watch a unique phenomenon. You will visit the unreachable places where no one has been before.
Picnic lunch on the Putorana Plateau.
Dinner onboard.
Day 3
Igarka
Day 3
Date15.06 (Tue)
Bus tour to the Museum of Permafrost, where visitors, down the small stairs, find themselves in the eternal ice zone. The museum is located in permafrost soil at a depth of 7-10 m, here you can see a unique phenomenon about 50,000 years old - "Ice Mountain".
Breakfast and lunch onboard.
15:00 Arrival to Igarka
Bus tour to the Museum of Permafrost, where visitors, down the small stairs, find themselves in the eternal ice zone. The museum is located in permafrost soil at a depth of 7-10 m, here you can see a unique phenomenon about 50,000 years old - "Ice Mountain"
Dinner onboard.
Day 4
Yermakovo
Day 4
Date15.06 (Tue)
Construction of the Dead Road claimed the lives of more than 300,000 Gulag prisoners tasked with delivering Stalin's dream of a 806-mile-long rail line to run between the Siberian cities Igarka and Salekhard. Upon Stalin's death the project was abandoned. After a short hike through the Siberian forest, we’ll take you to see these unfinished tracks.
The arrival of the ship around 01:30 am
Breakfast on board the ship 08: 00-09: 00
09:00 Disembarkation (Disembarkation ashore by rigid inflatable boat “RIB”)
  • Visiting the Museum Building 503 dedicated to the Gulag
  • Visit to the Zapolyarye station with an exhibition of items from the Building 503

After a kilometer hike through the real Siberian forest, you’ll see the remains of the northernmost railway. The grand construction which claimed the lives of more than 300,000 people, also called as the “Dead Road”. The whole history of the Stalinist repressions silently froze in fragments of the rut.

OPTIONAL TOURS:
  • Organization of fishing
  • Walking tour with a gamekeeper to the territory of the "Depot" with an inspection of two locomotives (about 8 km on the way)
    Departure of the ship around 14:00
  • RIB boat trip along the Yermachikha River to the power plant with a visit of the punishment cell; return on boad on foot (walking tour with a guide 7 km)
    RIB boat trip

Departure of the ship around 15:30
Lunch and dinner onboard.
Day 4
Date15.06 (Tue)
Crossing the polar circle, the rite of initiation into polar explorers.
Day 5
Turukhansk
Day 5
Date15.06 (Tue)
The central village of the largest region of the Krasnoyarsk Area. The living conditions here are severe: frosts reach –60 ° С, and in summer the air temperature rises to + 35 °. There are no railways in the region, only air communication, river and motor transportation. Nevertheless the beauty and natural reaches of this place are legendary. For example, the coat of arms of Turukhansk depicts silver arctic fox - a rare fur animal, living in this region.
Breakfast onboard
Lunch onboard
The central village of the largest region of the Krasnoyarsk Area. The living conditions here are severe: frosts reach –60 ° С, and in summer the air temperature rises to + 35 °. There are no railways in the region, only air communication, river and motor transportation. Nevertheless the beauty and natural reaches of this place are legendary. For example, the coat of arms of Turukhansk depicts silver arctic fox - a rare fur animal, living in this region.
Program ashore:
  • Visit to the Museum of Regional Studies of Turukhansk region
  • Memorial House Museum of Yakov Sverdlov
  • Private ethnographic collection
  • Walking tour around the town
Departure of the ship around 15:30
Dinner onboard
Day 6
Kangotovo
Day 6
Date15.06 (Tue)
Arrival at Kangotovo at 08:00
Breakfast onboard.
Disembarkation ashore by rigid inflatable boat "RIB”
  • Visit to the Ket camping-ground, artisan shops
  • Tea party
  • Fishing
Old Believers Village
Day 6
Date15.06 (Tue)
Lunch onboard.
A walking tour around the village that you will not find on Google Maps and a meeting with local people who are not on Facebook. Get ready to get back in time! The Old Believers live in the village of Olinskoye - people who have honored traditions and their religious way of life for centuries.
We will walk along the village, get acquainted with the culture and a household family of the Old Believers and listen to the stories about their connection with fellow believers, the peculiarities of the economy, a distinctive cuisine and everyday activities.

Program in Olinskoye:
  • Walking tour of the village

Dinner onboard.
Day 7
Bakhta
Day 7
Date15.06 (Tue)
Have a heartwarming meeting with the people playing the major roles in the film «Happy People». You can ask your favorite characters any questions. Plus you will have the opportunity to sail on real tarred wooden Siberian boats, taste delicious fish soup on the shore, and try your hand at traditional fishing, as well as picking northern berries in the forest.
Arrival of the ship
Breakfast onboard 09 – 10 am

Program ashore:
  • Tour along the village
  • Fish soup ashore
  • Visit to the museum of taiga nature management

Siberian fishing – OPTIONAL
Departure of the ship around 14:00
Lunch and dinner on board
Day 8
Yartsevo
Day 8
Date15.06 (Tue)
A walking tour around the village. Souvenirs village fair
Arrival of the ship
Breakfast on board 09 – 10 am
A walking tour around the village
The oldest village on the Yenisey is located between two tributaries - the Kas and Sym rivers. Due to its favorable location, Yartsevo became one of the first Russian settlements on the Yenisei, an outpost in the development of Yenisei Siberia.
During the walking tour, you will be able to get acquainted with the rich history of the village and visit the outdoors territory of local residents, hear a story about their distinctive cuisine, taste pies, and see a demonstration of fishing tools of Siberian kerzhaks.
Food and souvenirs fair ashore by locals
Lunch, dinner onboard
Day 9
Yeniseisk
Day 9
Date15.06 (Tue)
Merchant houses, monasteries, narrow streets and the spirit of an ancient city with four hundred years of history, which has retained its original appearance to this day *. There are many magnificent museums in Yeniseisk, for example, the local “Planer Museum” is listed in the Guinness Book of Records! You will learn what kind of object it is and how to use it while viewing the largest collection of planers in the world. * The historical part of the city of Yeniseisk is included in the preliminary list of the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage.
Breakfast onboard.
Arrival at Yeniseisk at 11:30
Departure for the city tour:
Merchant houses, monasteries, narrow streets and the spirit of an ancient city with four hundred years of history, which has retained its original appearance to this day *. There are many magnificent museums in Yeniseisk, for example, the local “Planer Museum” is listed in the Guinness Book of Records! You will learn what kind of object it is and how to use it while viewing the largest collection of planers in the world.
* The historical part of the city of Yeniseisk is included in the preliminary list of the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage.
  • Yenisei Regional Museum. A.I. Kytmanova "(one of the oldest museums in Siberia)
  • Museum-Estate “Photo-izba” (a unique collection of antiquities is presented, reflecting the life of Yenisei people: furniture, utensils, keys, locks, school supplies)
  • Wood Plane Museum (a unique collection of carpentry tools, the exhibition is listed in the Guinness Book of Records (it has more than 1,500 copies)
  • Stagecoach driver habitation (exposition, the possibility of organizing tours in a horse-drawn carriage)
19:00 Departure of the ship
Lunch and dinner onboard
Day 10
Galanino
Day 10
Date15.06 (Tue)
In the real Russian huts you will get acquainted with the everyday life of the Cossacks. You will be welcomed in the best traditions of Siberian hospitality, treated with local liquors and tea from a samovar with crusty pies. They will tell you about the features of their way of life and hold a master class on birch bark. You will hear old Cossack songs that have sounded over the Yenisei for centuries.
Arrival at Galanino
Breakfast onboard.
In the real Russian huts you will get acquainted with the everyday life of the Cossacks. You will be welcomed in the best traditions of Siberian hospitality, treated with local liquors and tea from a samovar with crusty pies. They will tell you about the features of their way of life and hold a master class on birch bark. You will hear old Cossack songs that have sounded over the Yenisei for centuries.
  • Folklore-interactive program "Siberian Cossacks"
  • Fair of birch bark souvenirs
  • Visits to the houses of local residents, tasting liqueurs, pickles, tea, honey, homemade cakes
  • Participation in master classes (work with birch bark, basket weaving, embroidery, etc.)
Lunch and dinner onboard.
Day 11
Krasnoyarsk
Day 11
Date15.06 (Tue)
The largest city in Eastern Siberia.
Arrival at Krasnoyarsk at 08:00
Lunch onboard
Departure for the sightseeing tour
A city of incredible blends: the central part with ancient merchant houses, the largest factories and plants, wildlife and world-class ski resorts - all this harmoniously adjoins each other and emphasizes the special, unique character of Krasnoyarsk. Enjoy stunning north bridges, a huge number of fountains and stroll along one of the longest streets in the world.
  • Surikov’s Estate (as an example of the architecture and lifestyle in Russia in the XIX century)
  • Auto tour to the Stolby reserve (4 hours, about 3 km by foot)
  • Picturesque viewpoint with the monument "Tsar-Fish"
  • Krasnoyarsk Hydrostation (external view)
Lunch at the local restaurant with national food "Master of Taiga".

OPTIONAL TOURS:
  • Visit to the factory of precious metals “Krastsvetmet” - the country's largest refinery (purification from impurities) of precious metals;
  • Helicopter ride over the city of Krasnoyarsk. The flight duration is about 1 hour (upon request only)
  • Bus tour to the Toys and Needlework Museum;
  • Bus tour to the motorcycle museum.
Day 12
Krasnoyarsk
Day 12
Date15.06 (Tue)
The largest city in Eastern Siberia.
Transfer ship - airport
Check-out after the breakfast till the 10:00, departure
Ship

Maxim Gorky will be the first and only cruise ship to take travellers along the Yenisei River. To make sure the ship’s up to this momentous job, we’ve completed a complete redesign and renovation.

Now a 5* luxury ship, Maxim Gorky has ultra-modern features combined with comfortable interiors inspired by the rugged Siberian landscape which will be seen out of every window.

Vodohod Luxury 5 Star
Full boardEnglish speaking staffMassage cabinetSPA areaAll cabins are equiped with fridgesComplementary Wi-FiTV in cabins
Cabin types
Single
Cabin`s design is inspired by majestic nature of the taiga. Equipped with new furniture and lighting. Size of cabin is around 9 sq.m
One-bed outside cabin with a large opening scenic window, private facilities, heating and ventilation system, wardrobe, 220 volt socket, radio.
Deluxe
Inspired by the breathtaking nature of rugged Siberia, our deluxe cabins offer elegant interiors in soothing natural tones – brought to life by each spectacular view that floats by. Unwind in a private sanctuary as you reflect on the day and dream of delightful discoveries that lie ahead. Size of cabin is around 13 - 17,7 sq.m
Two twin beds or one double bed - Cosy personal lounge area - A spacious wardrobe - Your own fridge, radio, TV and hair dryer - Two large windows for endless gazing
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