Tour to the ChNPP

 

The advanced two day tour is specifically designed for those who want to visit Chernobyl nuclear power plant and the most important objects of the Exclusion Zone and to take the special train to Slavutich town. If you are a great fan of the Exclusion Zone, CHERNOBYL ADVENTURE will be pleased to walk you through the most dangerous and closed route in the whole Zone!

The price of the two day tour with the ChNPP and Slavutich town visit:

  • For Ukrainian citizens - 350$ / 299€
  • For foreign citizens - 450$ / 389€

To book a tour and see the excursion program follow the page below.

 

 

 

 

 

To book a tour please pick the necessary date on the calendar and register for the trip or give us a call:

+38 (044) 229-29-33

+38 (050) 900-29-33

+38 (096) 900-29-33

e-mail: info@chernobyladventure.com

 

The price of the two day tour with the ChNPP and Slavutich town visit:

  • For Ukrainian citizens - 350$ / 299€
  • For foreign citizens - 450$ / 389€

Extra services:

  • The meals for the tour period: 20$ / 17€
  • Dosimeter rent: 20$ / 17€
  • English-speaking guide: 20$ / 17€

The price of the tour includes:

  • Arranging the program of the tour and issuing all the legal permissions;
  • Insurance during the tour (in case of accidents and/or immediate hospitalization);
  • The original route of the tour;
  • Accommodation in the hotel with breakfast during the tour;
  • Comfortable transportation;
  • Professional tour guides;
  • Printed and interactive materials about the Exclusion Zone;
  • Individual traveler package from CHERNOBYL ADVENTURE.

The price of the tour does not include:

  • The meals for the tour period (extra option);
  • Personal Geiger-counter (extra option);
  • English (or other languages) speaking guide (extra option);

Duration of the tour: 36 hours.

Transport: Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, Mercedes-Benz Vito

Meeting point and departure time:

- Kyiv, Kontraktova Ploshcha, meeting point on Google Maps

- the beginning of the group gathering at 7:50 AM, the start of the tour at 8:20 AM. Back to Kyiv next day at ~ 8:00 PM.

 

The program of the two day tour with the excursion to ChNPP and Slavutich town visit:

Day 1

  • ‘Dityatki’ checkpoint at the border of the Zone of Compulsory and Unconditional Resettlement. Passport and dosimetric control 
  • deactivation site of PUSO transportation ‘Rudnya-Veresnya’
  • The stele of Chernobyl town – the history of the town in one stele. 
  • The town of Chernobyl: transfer through the city center to the memorial park “Sagebrush Star”.
  • The lowland and a huge ferriage through Pripyat river, Chernobyl backwater and the vessel’s graveyard
  • Observational stop on the bridge through Pripyat river: an overview of the ChNPP and Chernobyl backwater
  • Technical and working zones of ‘DUGA’ station
  • The military unit #74939 (officially: the center of the distant tropospheric communication): an object that was included in the missile attack warning system in order to spot the US intercontinental ballistic missiles starts 
  • Phased antenna lattice (large and small antennas) - the only survivor element of signal spot that belonged to ‘DUGA’ complex
  • Communication space: covered technological corridor 800 meters length that sustained signal sending to computational center
  • Computational center: part of DUGA-1 that included control room and Soviet supercomputer
  • Educational center (imitation) that prepared personnel serving the DUGA complex
  • Chernobyl-2 military town: the fire station, the kindergarten, the school and the officer club 
  • The stop near the branch channel of the plant: panoramic view of the plant. First, second and third energy blocks, the ‘Arch’, view of the unfinished fifth block.
  • Lunch in the canteen #19: full lunch in the ChNPP canteen. The menu is designed for treating and preventing purposes of the personnel of the NPP. 
  • The stop near the Administrative building of the ChNPP –feeding the huge catfishes that live in the underwater channel of the station. 
  • 130 meters high cooling towers that were supposed to cool the water from the 5th and the 6th units.
  • KP-640 gantry crane - the most powerful crane in the USSR, that was used to install the reactor’s elements.
  • Enlargement workshop - a place where reactor corps was compiled
  • ‘Semykhody ’ checkpoint: departure to the Slavutich atomic town on a special train
  • Check in to the ‘Slavutich’ hotel, dinner at the ‘Old Tallin’ Restaurant
  • Walking tour through the town, panoramic view from the roof. 

Day 2

  • Breakfast, trip on the special train to Semykhody ’ checkpoint
  • Visit ChNPP rooms: ambulance, common administrative building #1, central block shield that controlled the third unit, an integrated automatic system of control of the “Shelter” object, reactor’s main circulation pumps’ room
  • Lunch in the canteen #19: full lunch in the ChNPP canteen. The menu is designed for treating and preventing purposes of the personnel of the NPP. 
  • Yanov’ railway station: heavy engineering technique and railway transportation sump
  • Pripyat’ checkpoint, document check
  • Pripyat city center: the building of town’s executive committee. After the accident, the building hosted leadership of ‘Complex’ special enterprise, that worked on deactivation, utilization and burying of radioactive disposals and contaminated technics. 
  • ‘Polesye’ hotel (outside) – a place of State committee meeting. On the hotel’s rooftop in the summer restaurant terrace, USSR’s air forces gunners were located 
  • Shopping center and self-service shop – Soviet supermarket and city’s central restaurant
  • Cultural Palace ‘Energetic’ – center of the town’s cultural life. This building hosted a lot of courses and sports club. It also had its own concert hall, cinema, pool, library, movie studio and radio station
  • Amusement park – a park that was supposed to be open on May 1st, 1986 (Ferris wheel, dogged cars, swings and ‘Romashka’ attraction)
  • The school – one of the town’s schools built upon the individual project
  • City police station – law enforcement place with the custody and road police office 
  • The fire station PPCh-6. This station’s units were the second to arrive at the ChNPP’s fourth unit extinction 
  • GNPP “RADEK” – a dosimetric laboratory that monitored the radiation level all over the Exclusion Zone
  • Clamshell gripper: one of the most radioactive objects in the Zone. The clamshell was used to sort the blockages 
  • Robots’ remains: after the accident in the former city auto workshops, the storage and service station of the robots was established. Those robots worked in the highest radioactive fields
  • ‘Jupiter’ Factory: officially this factory produced radio devices and details for record players, however, its secret section was specialized on the “technical control tools” for KGB and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of USSR
  • Living areas of Pripyat: Soviet city construction site of ‘higher comfort’, city panoramic view. 
  • ‘Dityatki’ checkpoint at the border of the Zone of Compulsory and Unconditional Resettlement. Passport and dosimetric control.

 

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Two-day tour to Chernobyl with the Chernobyl NPP the and the Slavutich town visit

A two-day tour with the Chernobyl Power Plant visit and a trip to Slavutich town is a true journey into the past. During this tour you can not only visit the Pripyat and Chernobyl towns, but also make an exciting trip to the nuclear scientists’ last city of Ukraine - Slavutich. On the first day of the journey through the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, you will get to know the Chernobyl city and its monuments in details, visit the Chernobyl-2 secret military town and see the huge Duga-1 radar.

Then the excursion will go to the very Chernobyl nuclear power plant to have a walk along the corridors of the plant and visit the reactor block control panel. Further, directly from the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, together with the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant staff, you will leave the Semihody station, on a special train, straight to the Slavutich town, which was the second Chernobyl satellite replaced the Pripyat town. You will spend the night in the Slavutich town and in the morning, together with the plant  staff, on a special train, will return again to the Chernobyl NPP, from where your trip  around  the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone will continue.

The second day you will walk around the Pripyat town and get acquainted with the dead city and its history. You will be able to visit the Jupiter factory, which produced secret USSR defensive equipment, you will visit the railway station "Yanov", where the Pripyat residents’ evacuation was held. After visiting all the attractions of the Exclusion Zone, on comfortable transport you will return to Kiev, to the meeting point.