Private Tour in Gagarin Research and Test Cosmonaut Center
Star City is situated to the North-West of Moscow in a beautiful pine and birch forest. See the hall where real space vehicles are used to train astronauts, the hydro laboratory, in which future astronauts learn to live and work in conditions of weightlessness, and the largest centrifuge in the world. You will see unique equipment where cosmonauts train for flight, including the MIR simulator. All the crews on the Vostok and Voskhod missions and the various models of manned “Soyuz” spacecraft, as well as those who worked on the MIR orbiting station, were trained here.
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What's included :
- All Fees and Taxes
- Private transportation
- Entry/Admission - Gagarin Research & Test Cosmonaut Training Center
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Gagarin Research & Test Cosmonaut Training Center, Zvyozdny Gorodok, Zvezdny Gorodok 141160 Russia
Star City (Russian: Zvyozdny Gorodok) is a highly restricted military facility northeast of Moscow, served by the airfield at Chkalovskiy Airport, where cosmonauts have been trained at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre (GCTC) since the 1960s.
Note: the Star City is a working training centre, so your visit will have to be approved by the Russian authorities, after a compulsory security check. 60 days minimum are required to get a security clearance. There is no exception to this rule. We will require some personal details, at least 9 weeks prior to your visit (passport details, residential address, employer, position - for all travellers).
Duration: 2 hours
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
We provide pick-up from any accommodation in Moscow. Our guide will pick you up at the specified time, he will hold a sign-board.
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/28/2020 - 12/31/2020
1/1/2021 - 12/31/2021
Monday - Friday: 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM Monday - Friday: 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
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Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.