An accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant happened more than thirty years ago. At the same time, the consequences are quite serious, the surrounding world is still under the influence of Chernobyl radiation. Nowadays it's possible to see all the scale of the accident thanks to our company, which provides author's tours to Chernobyl absolutely legally, because we have all the necessary licenses and permits for this.
Many tourists while visiting the exclusion zone, assess the trip format in a positive way, because it's quite interesting to visit the object of the largest nuclear accident and assess the disaster scale yourself.
Booking tours to Chernobyl from our company, the tourist will be able to visit the most famous tourist points of the Chernobyl exclusion zone, particularly:
These are just some of the objects that arouse the greatest interest among people who want to visit the Chernobyl zone, but during the tour our guides will show you other famous objects including those that appeared much later after the accident at the nuclear power plant in April 1986.
This tour is intended for small groups of tourists. It's one day-format "The disaster of the USSR on April 26, 1986 in one day". This tour covers the most terrible locations with places of preserved equipment. You will be able to visit Pripyat and see the way how nature gradually reclaimed the previously residential areas.
This tour includes:
The tour includes stops in all important places of the exclusion zone, so that tourists can capture all the emotional moments in their memory.
The cost of the trip:
During the tour, all vehicles are equipped with comfortable conditions for riding to places of interest.
At the same time, if you want to visit the exclusion zone on your own, without other unfamiliar tourists, it's possible to book an exclusive tour for one or more people. This tour includes a visit to all the sights, including the observation deck of the Atomic Electric Station, the Red Forest, the secret radar "Duga", the Soviet Command Center, the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, the buried village" Kopachi", the cooling tower, the city of Chernobyl and lasts about 13 hours. Also, for a more detailed objects inspection, you'd better take a multi-day tour with an overnight stay at the hotel for 2-5 days, which includes:
It is worth noting that all routes are checked for radiation levels in advance. Such excursions to the CHZO will be more expensive than group visits:
This individual tour will help you to get involved in the history of Chernobyl.
All excursions to the station are conducted legally, with a special permit for this. The author's tour to Chernobyl at the nuclear power plant includes all atmospheric locations, including a visit to Pripyat. The tour includes such locations as a visit to:
During the tour the tourist will travel in comfortable conditions, won't remain hungry and will see many interesting locations. The tour costs both for foreigners and Ukrainians – from 530 dollars.
The Chernobyl disaster is still in presence, because many more locations are infected. For the safety of tourists, our company chooses only safe and radiation-tested places. The tour format suggests visiting rare locations that are difficult to access even for stalkers.
You shouldn't confuse the cities Pripyat and Chernobyl, because they are completely different. The fate of the cities was decided by the nuclear disaster of 1986. While personal visit to Pripyat you it's possible to understand all the terrible scale of the disaster, which is located just 3 km from the nuclear power plant. Its gloomy locations such as an amusement park, a ferris wheel, abandoned hospitals, high-rise buildings represent a real apocalypse of the modern world.
This structure is located near Chernobyl. It was considered as a secret facility for possible missile launch detection during the Cold War. You can get to the Chernobyl " Arc " through the official tour program.
The secret Chernobyl-2 facility is located on a huge territory with several facilities and a checkpoint. At the time of its full-fledged operation, the facility had modern technologies and equipment for detecting ballistic missiles at long distances.
It is quite an interesting location for foreigners and our tourists, because nature and fauna have suffered a lot, so now there are many wild animals, such as Przewalski's horses. There is also an unusual growth of vegetation here, because it was the pines that at that time of the accident detained most of the radioactive particles and saved many lives of the population of Pripyat.
Excursions to the nuclear power plant are quite legal today, because the radiation is within acceptable limit. In 2017 the construction of a "Shelter" for the fourth power unit of the nuclear power plant, where there was an explosion, was completed.
The visit tour in the Chernobyl Zone includes a visit to the village of Kopachi. This buried village is located 3.8 km away from the reactor, and therefore has suffered the most from radiation. Given the dose of radiation that fell on the buildings, it was not advisable to leave them, so all the structures were buried, and the residents were evacuated.
Unfortunately, it happened a few days after the accident that the opening of a modern amusement park was planned for that time. But it didn't happen, and nowadays it's one of the most popular places for tourists. You can get here both in a group and individual tour in CHZO. The main attraction of this location was the Ferris wheel, which still fascinates any visiting tourist with its spirit of the apocalypse.
This object is located near the reservoir, but it could not be completed because of the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant and they remained to remind of the scale of the disaster. These structures can be viewed from the inside and understand what amounts of work were done by engineers and will remain incomplete forever.
The modern and completely safe confinement is an object created from modern technologies. It's also included in the tour program. Thanks to this structure with a height of 109 meters the surrounding area is completely protected from the destroyed sarcophagus and its harmful emissions. This object is required to view, because it impresses with its volume and versatility of processes within the complex.
Before choosing and booking a tour of interest, it's important to understand the tour format. Only adults are allowed to travel. You can even organize a tour from today to tomorrow. It is worth considering that the entire to the Chernobyl Zone is quite large and many locations are located in different places and it is not possible to see everything in one or two days, so our experts will help you choose the most convenient tours for you:
You need to make a special entry permit to enter Chernobyl and the exclusion zone. This service is provided by our specialists, and a full transfer is included in the price of the tour.
Visiting the exclusion zone today is quite simple and interesting, because all routes are safe and allowed by the administration of the exclusion zone.
We employ only professional and qualified guides who know the history and facts about Chernobyl, Pripyat, the nuclear power plant, and the surrounding areas in detail and in every detail. Only with our guides you can immerse yourself in a fascinating tour:
Our professional guides know and can carry out excursions in Ukrainian,Russian and English. In cases where group tours with foreigners are planned, the tour is held in English (duplicated in Russian or Ukrainian). Those tourists who do not have time, take group tours in order to cover a large number of objects in a short time. Individual tours require more time, and therefore cover more locations and interesting objects.
To get on a group tour in the exclusion zone, you need to come to the collection point in Kiev, at 5 Shulyavskaya Street. Meeting time: 7:30.
Orders for group or individual excursions in the exclusion zone are accepted online, you can even order from today to tomorrow. To book a tour, it's enough to use the calendar and the online order form on this website, where you can specify:
During the trip, you do not need additional protective equipment, certain clothing or shoes. It will be quite enough to follow our recommendations. It is better to take comfortable and closed shoes, and clothing should cover the body of the tourist as much as possible. We also additionally rent a "Chemical protection suit" for cool selfies or a dosimeter.