Photo by A. Mekheda
VISIT TO THE COLDEST CITY “VERKHOYANSK”
Period of activity: November, 01 – April, 15
Duration: 7 days
Group size: 2-8 PAX max
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Super extreme expedition “Cold Hunters” Period activity: December, 20 – February, 15 (coldest period of the year) Group size: from 1 till 4 persons Duration of tour: 10 day/9nights Winter Yakutia – a perfect land for the reindeer sledding trips, … Read more
Type of tour: Dog sledding tour on the Lena river
Region: Siberia, Yakutia
Duration of tour : 8 days/7 nights
“Pole of Cold” Expedition. Oymyakon
There are people with a spirit of adventure and taste for discovery who always dream of challenging the North Pole, the South Pole, Everest, etc. These people
are true travelers but are there a lot of people who visit the Pole of Cold, the place with a record negative temperature?
What does the place with such a cosmic temperature look like? How do people and animals survive? What happens with equipment and machinery? To understand this one should visit the Pole of Cold. It is something to do at least once in a life-time.
The point of absolute cold of the Northern Hemisphere is situated in Oymyakon region, Yakutia. There, mid January temperature is –50,0°C. Sometime it drops down to -68°C. The lowest negative temperature of -71.2°C was recorded there in 1926.