SPACE CAMP - Russia & Kazakhstan
A unique opportunity to visit the place where the history of space travel began, where Yuri Gagarin began his progress towards the first space flight in human history. Experience Soviet Union/Russian space development - from its dramatic past and exciting present to its compelling future. It is one of the places on Earth where students can see International partners’ astronauts and cosmonauts train together for their space missions. This is an educational tour (and not a camp) will increase awareness of space exploration and close encounter with space flight - the manned launch of a Soyuz spacecraft & cosmodrome facilities.
In Moscow, you will visit cosmonaut training facility, meet and great with a Cosmonaut. Later in Kazakhstan you will visit the world’s largest space launch facility built by the Soviets in the 1950's and learn about the history of space exploration. You will visit renowned launch pads and memorial complexes. Besides, you will watch the rocket being rolled out from the integration building just a few meters from you, observe its installation onto the launch pad and attend crew’s ready-to-go report (based on specific schedules only).
- 7-10 days enhanced experience
- All transfers
- Sightseeing tours
- Guided Space Tours
- Expedition leader and support staff
- 24 hours emergency support