Lena pillars in Yakutia are a forty-kilometer series of rocks on the banks of the Lena River.
The height of some rock formations reaches 220 meters, the age is about 400 thousand years. The territory is considered to be a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A national park has been created on its territory.
For the rafting along picturesque rocks and extraordinary nature, thousands of tourists from all over the world come here. You can look not only at this miracle of nature, but also walk along Sand massifs «Tukulan», where scientists discovered the remains of a mammoth, an ancient bison and a rhinoceros.
Lena Pillars can be visited all around year.Lena River freezes and it is possible to get to the place on a snowmobile.
In summer it is possible to travel on any kind of water transport. The territory of the park is divided into routes of varying complexity and duration.
- 3-day cruise (46 hours) on the “Demian Bednyj” or «Mikhail Svetlov» ship
|Date of cruise start in 2020||June||July||August||September|
|19,26||3, 10, 17, 24, 31||7, 14, 21, 28||4, 11*, 18|
Itinerary 3-day program
⯈Day 1 – (Fri)
20:00 (19:00) Depart Yakutsk from river port
Dinner (buffet table) on board the ship
22:00-23:00 Entertaining program
Overnight on board the ship
⯈Day 2 – (Sat)
08:00-10:00 Buffet breakfast on board the ship
09:00-09:20 Science film about Lena river and Lena Pillars
10:00 Arrive to Lena Pillars
11:00-13:00 Meeting shaman ritual, excursion in the Lena Pillars, climbing up to the viewing point of Lena Pillars, enjoying the magnificent view of Lena river, photo session on the panorama point.
13:00-15:00 Buffet lunch on board the ship
15:00-19:30 Free time, relax at the Lena river bank, master-classes.
19:00-21:00 Buffet dinner on board the ship
22:00-23:00 Depart back to Yakutsk
23:00-05:00 Entertaining program
⯈Day 3 – Overnight on board the ship (Sun)
10:00-13:00 Buffet breakfast on board the ship
13:00-15:00 Contests and sports games
14:00-16:00 Buffet lunch on board the ship
15:00-16:00 Football, volleyball, water amusement
16:00-17:00 Science films
18:00 (19:00) Awarding of contest and competitions winners.
Arrive to Yakutsk river port.