Private Tour inside Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

Private & Custom Tours in Kyiv

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A tour to the heart of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone - the building of ChNPP, which is now in the process of decommissioning and construction of the "Arch" - new confinement, which will cover the dilapidated object "Shelter". Also you will see the most famous objects (Pripyat and Chernobyl towns, radar DUGA-1, abandoned villages, etc.).
At the entrance to the industrial area of the ChNPP, in accordance with the rules of stay at this facility, you will need to wear a provided gown of an NPP employee, shoe covers and you'll need to attach to the gown a special dosimeter. The average length of a visit to Chernobyl NPP depends on the selected items and is 2-4 hours. Program of the 1-day ChNPP tour:The order and the list of visited places can be changed during the tour in case of carrying out the technical works at the facilities of the station. • the Zone checkpoint "Dytyatki"; • the abandoned village of Zalissja; • the eliminated village of Kopachi; • the decontaminated Red Forest; • the abandoned city of Pripyat, which once had 50-thousand population; • the Chernobyl NPP: • construction site of the new confinement "Arch" • mock-up hall at the Administrative and Service Complex (ASC-1) of the ChNPP • "golden corridor" extending through the building of the ChNPP • the control panel of the reactor (CP) • machine (turbine) hall • reactor hall • memorial to Valery Khodemchuk, buried under the ruins of the reactor • room with MCP (main circulation pumps) • the secret soviet object Chernobyl-2 (radar "DUGA-1"); • Chernobyl town with the world’s best monument to the heroes of Chernobyl, and an open-air exhibition of vehicles which participated in mitigation of the accident • monument to Chernobyl heroes: a floral tribute • returning to Kiev

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Compulsory insurance
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Dosimeter rent (10USD paid locally if required)
  • Airport transfer


  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • All necessary equipment included
  • All entrance fees included