Rocket launch tour.
Cosmodrome Baikonur is called the birthplace of astronautics.
Baikonur is the largest cosmodrome in the world. From here, the first Earth satellite was launched. Yuri Gagarin first made a roundabout around our planet from Baikonur.
This is a legendary place with great history.
Here you will touch the history of space exploration. You will have a excursion to the active and historical sites of Baikonur cosmodrome and will see the installation of the launch vehicle on the launch pad. Also, you will see the launch of a spaceship.
Available travel dates
You will be met at the airport and taken to a hotel.
You will have time to relax after your flight. Then there will be an excursion to the International Space School. Here, children are taught a rocket-space education profile.
After breakfast you will be taken to the cosmodrome.
You will observe the removal of the spacecraft from the assembly and testing building and its transportation and installation at the launch pad number 1.
Then you will visit the museum complex of the cosmodrome. You will see the monument to space conquerors, the Buran orbiter.
After breakfast, you will visit the launch pad of the "Proton" rocket launcher and the "Energia" launch pad. You will also visit the command post. You will learn the history of launch sites, launches and many other interesting things. In the evening you will go on a tour of the city. In the city every street is full of history of space exploration.
In the morning, after breakfast, you can take a walk to the Baikonur Cosmodrome History Museum. Then you will go to the hotel "Cosmonaut". This is where the astronauts start their way into space.
You come to the cosmodrome. And most importantly, you will see the launch of the rocket into space.
After that you will return to the hotel.
After breakfast you will be taken to the Kyzylorda airport or to the railway station.
Why here it is necessary to go?
You will visit the museum expositions of the Baikonur Cosmodrome, where you will learn about the history of space exploration and legendary cosmonauts.
How to get to the starting point of travel?
All travel participants meet in the destination city (specified in the itinerary).
If you do not know how to get to the destination city?
Our staff will help you buy tickets and pick up the route from your hometown.
What happens if the travel is canceled?
Where will I live?
All tourists will live according to the route of the expedition. It can be a tent, a hotel or a ship.
How to pay for the travel?
After setting your destination, you'll have to pay a fee from 50 to 80 % of the full tour. The percentage depends on the complexity of the upcoming tour.
The rest of the payment can be paid no later than 14 days before the tour.
Health and life insurance during expeditions
Upon arrival to Russia each of our customers should have medical insurance. Your safety guarantees a good mood and promising way.
- tourists endangering other tour participants,
- tourists disrespectful to other participants of the tour,
- tourists who do not comply with safety recommendations.
The cost of the tour in this case is not refundable.
In case of refusal by tourists from the services of a guide (unauthorized departure from the route), the guide is not responsible for the life and health of tourists.
Do I need a visa to Russia? How to get it?
"Awesome Russia" helps to make visas for its clients.
If I do not speak Russian or English?
If you do not speak Russian, this is not a problem.
What is included in the tour price?
The cost of the tour includes:
- accommodation, transport, meals on the route of travel
- medical insurance
- guide services
- rent of public equipment
What to take on an expedition?
Great mood and photo/video equipment, backpack (from 60 to 90 liters), individual pills that you take.
What physical training should be for travel?
For outdoor activities, you must be completely healthy, hardy.
If I do not have the necessary equipment?
Special equipment (for climbing, rafting, hiking) we provide.
Where and when will you meet me on the first day of the tour?
Our guide will meet all travelers according to the time of arrival at the airport. If you arrive by train, our guide will meet you at the train station.
- We can help you get a visa to Russia
- Arrange the best birthday or wedding while traveling
- Insurance cost is included in the tour price
- Experienced guides
- Flexible travel dates
- The most interesting routes in Russia
- Branded gifts for every traveler
- We have all the equipment for traveling
- We have a great discount system