Program of 2-day trip

There can be some changes due to weather conditions, and upon request of the group!

Day 1:

  • field camp of the 25th brigade of radiation, chemical and bacteriological protection;
  • the Zone checkpoint "Dytyatki";
  • abandoned village of Zalissja;
  • bypass road to the NPP around the town of Chernobyl, built during the first month after the accident;
  • eliminated village of Kopachi;
  • decontaminated Red Forest, located on the trace of the worst, first release of the radiation directly after the explosion;
  • town of Pripyat, which had population of 50 thousan d before the evacuation:
  • the building of fire station, which crews arrived the second to extinguish fire at the NPP on the night of explosion on April 26, 1986
  • building of the townhouse - the first headquarters for mitigation of the accident's consequences
  • hotel "Polissya" which was an observation point for correcting helicopter operations over the ruin of the 4th reactor
  • a hospital, which accommodated the firemen and NPP workers, badly affected by the accident
  • Chernobyl NPP:
  • the Sarcophagus and New Safe Confinement "Arch") – observation lot fire station at the NPP; its crews arrived the first to extinguish fire at the NPP after explosion memorial park and monument near the administrative building, where used to be an enormous parking lot in 1986 feeding giant catfish in the NPP cooling pond (depending on the season)
  • town of Chernobyl:
  • helicopter pad place of a former parking lot for armored vehicles of radiation reconnaissance exhibition of vehicles which participated in mitigation of the accident fire station of Chernobyl-town: its crews arrived the third to extinguish fire at the NPP after the explosion monument to Chernobyl heroes: a floral tribute
  • settling in a hotel;
  • dinner in Chernobyl-town

  • Day 2:

  • breakfast in Chernobyl-town;
  • town of Pripyat, extended acquaintance;
  • the cooling towers of the third stage of the Chernobyl NPP;
  • abandoned experimental station of radiation biology of animal subjects;
  • the railway station "Yanov"
  • left bank of Pripyat river, acquaintance with nature of the river flood plain;
  • Paryshev village, meeting with selfsettlers-samosely;
  • dinner in Chernobyl-town
  • Price is USD 340 (for English speaking tourist) / USD 275 (for Russian speaking tourist)



  • We meet from 7.30 to 8.00 a.m. in Kyiv, near Kyiv main railway station (meeting place on the map).
  • We depart from Kyiv at 8.00 a.m. SHARP.
  • We will arrive back to Kiev approximately at 8.30 p.m.
  • We will arrange overnight in Chernobyl's hotel.
  • In case of your absence at the meeting place at the time of departure the payment for the trip won't be refunded.
  • You should have with you your passport – and precisely the one, which data you submitted to us and the Zone authorities! WITHOUT THE PASSPORT NO ONE IS LET IN THE ZONE!
  • According to the Zone regulations, you should wear:
  • a jacket or shirt with long sleeves
  • trousers (NO shorts, NO knee-breeches, NO shirts)
  • boots or sneakers, which fully cover your feet, WITHOUT FANCY OPENINGS.
  • Before the departure, you will be requested to sign two documents, which confirm that you won't blame the Chernobyl zone administration and trip organizers for any possible health states, which may or may not occur during the trip or in the future.
  • all formal permissions,
  • comfortable auto transportation Kiev-Zone-Kiev (air conditioning, viewing a selection of documentary films on the route),
  • accomodation in Chernobyl's hotel,
  • English-speaking guide (or guide plus interpreter) " and guide of the Chernobyl Zone,
  • maximally permitted time of stay in the Zone (leaving Kiev at 8.00 a.m., arriving back at 7.30 - 8.30 p.m. of the last day),
  • extended program of the visit, teaching skills of radiation survival, route map and personal certificate about visit to the Chernobyl zone.

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