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"This amulet was presented to me by a shaman". Tom Hardy told about the trip to Yakutia in a TV interview
Hollywood actor Tom Hardy told in an interview with the First Channel correspondent about his vacation in Yakutia and about the amulet presented to him by the shaman. He visited the republic in 2012.
2018 Journey to the Pole of Cold starts in Yakutia
The program of the event tour
Journey to the Pole of Cold’2018
includes visiting cultural and historical and ethnographic centers,
The Pole of Cold
rally-raid, a trip to Lake Labynkyr.
70-year-old Tamara Vasilieva won All-Russian Business Women Competition
Tamara Egorovna - author of an exclusive tourist route, founder of Oymyakon history museum
85 degrees below zero: Yakut frosts make international news
Fifty-degree frosts for residents of Yakutia at this time of year are quite common. But it is the extremely low temperatures in Yakutia that have become the topic number one for many Russian and world media these days.
An athlete from Moldova ran 50 km in Oymyakon at -60 ° C
On January 14, a charity race was held by Dmitry Voloshin, President of
public sports organization, an extreme sports enthusiast from Moldova, at the coldest point in the world - in Oymyakon of Yakutia, where the temperature can drop to -71 ° C. This extreme race was held in the framework of the
Auto rally to the Pole of Cold
In Yakutia, on March 22-25, Rally Championship of Yakutia for the prizes of Yakutsk Mayor Aisen Nikolaev will take place within the traditional ‘Journey to the Pole of Cold’ festival. Enthusiasts of extreme sports will again go to Tomtor on the legendary Kolyma Road, the organizing committee of the event said.
Chinese biker returns home!
Citizen of the People's Republic of China Cha Erdan had long dreamed to visit the Pole of Cold in Oymyakon. While still in school and learning that there is the coldest point of the planet, he has decided for himself that someday he would check himself and feel the 60-degree cold. One can say that the extreme cyclist was preparing for a trip to Oymyakon thoroughly. Behind him - a bike tour to Egypt and Dubai.
Comfortable hotel in the coldest place on Earth
A comfortable hotel with 10 beds opened in the Yakut village of Oymyakon of Yakutia, one of the coldest places on Earth.
Documentary film about Yakutia qualified for an Oscar
The documentary ‘The Story of the Coldest Inhabited Place’ is qualified for an Oscar nomination in
Best Documentary Short Film
Epiphany Day on shores of the Arctic Ocean
© RIA Novosti / Igor Maslov
More than 30 baptismal fonts, ice holes used for water consecration on Epiphany Day, will be organized in Yakutia this year, despite the 50-degree frost in some regions of the republic.
It is assumed that about 60 thousand people will take part in bathing; the frost does not frighten them.
Fonts are planned to be organized on the Lena River, the Pole of Cold and on the shores of the Arctic Ocean.
Extreme athlete from Italy will run a marathon at the Pole of Cold
In January 2019, an extreme athlete, a policeman from the city of Padua (Italy), Paolo Venturini, will make a heroic attempt to run a classic marathon at the Pole of Cold. This is what YSIA reports with reference to the First Deputy Minister for External Relations of the region, Vladimir Vasiliev.
Extreme tours in Yakutia are in high demand
This year representatives of the tourism industry of Yakutia mark a high demand for extreme tours to the Cold Pole in Oymyakon, where sub-zero air temperature reaches 60 degrees Celsius, reports TASS.
Foreign journalists in Yakutsk for Yakut diamonds
Six journalists from the USA, Slovenia, Cuba and China arrived in Yakutsk
Guinness record in Oymyakon
If Yakutia can not yet boast of a large influx of ordinary tourists, the various kinds of extreme sports lovers rush to come here and challenge the harsh elements, and possibly break some unusual record. The last vivid example - a group from Poland,
has just returned from Oymyakon. Polish extreme athletes have attempted to set a Guinness record for cycling in cold conditions.
Icy-clist: Japanese tourist gets frostbite in quest to get to Yakutia’s Pole of Cold
© Vadim Skryabin/TASS
A Japanese tourist tried to get to the Pole of Cold in Yakutia’s Oymyakon District by bike
Italian extreme sportsman Paolo Venturini is preparing for the race to the Pole of Cold
On January 9, the Ministry for External Relations and Peoples' Affairs of the RS (Y) held a meeting with Italian ultra-marathoner Paolo Venturini, who arrived in Yakutsk to run a marathon along the Oymyakon - Tomtor route.
Minister Safronov takes a dip into icy waters of Oymyakon at minus 63 degrees
Minister of Investment Development and Entrepreneurship of Yakutia Anton Safronov told about his trip to Oymyakon, which will host the ‘Pole of Cold’ Festival in March.
Photo report. How the Poles set Guinness record in Yakutia
Sakha-French project that drew attention of Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation
Instagram account of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation posted online the information dedicated to the coldest permanently inhabited place in the world - the village of Oymyakon in Yakutia.
Support team for Italian marathoner Paolo Venturini arrived in Yakutia
This morning, the team of Italian extreme sports lover Paolo Venturini arrived in Yakutsk, which will accompany him during the race at the Pole of Cold. The group has already gone to Oymyakon, reports YSIA.
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