Baikonur Cosmodrome tour 5 days

Description of the tour

Baikonur Cosmodrome is a complicated engineering and technical complex, it is the world’s oldest and largest operational space launch facility. It is located in the desert steppes of Kazakhstan, about 200 kilometers east of the Aral Sea, north of the Syr Darya river, near Tjuratam railway station.

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Day 1. Meeting at the airport, transfer to the hotel.

City tour of Baikonur.

Day 2. Transfer to Cosmodrome. Watching the roll-out of the rocket from the hangar (pad 112). Watching the transportation of the rocket form the railway crossroad of Gagarin launch pad. Transfer to the launch pad #1. Watching the installation of the rocket on the launch pad. Visit to the monument of the beginning of space era. Excursion in the International space school.

Day 3. Transfer to cosmodrome. Excursion in the Museum of Baikonur cosmodrome. Gagarin and Korolev historical cottages. Buran orbital spaceship. Cosmodrome tour (central part).

Day 4. Breakfast in the hotel. Excursion in the Museum of history of cosmodrome Baikonur. Transfer to pad 17. Walk along the historical alley of Cosmonauts where personalized trees are planted. Transfer to cosmodrome, pad 254. Space Crew ready-to-go official report. Transfer to museum complex. Transfer to the observation site of the Soyuz launch pad. Observation of the launch of Soyuz rocket.

Day 5. Transfer to the airport.

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