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Tour to Baikonur space port, Kyzyl Orda city region


Tour from Almaty (Kazakhstan) to Tashkent (Uzbekistan) through the city of Baikonur with a visit to the Baikonur Cosmodrome (space port) and observation of the launch of a spacecraft to the ISS (International Space Station). The program also includes visits to the press conference of astronauts before the flight into space.

Baikonur is a cosmodrome located on the territory of the Karmakshy district of the Kyzylorda region. Founded in 1955. When choosing a site for the construction of the Baikonur Cosmodrome, one should proceed from the remoteness from populated areas, proximity to the equator, the safety of rocket launches, the availability of suitable landing sites for returning space objects, etc. The main and auxiliary facilities and structures of Baikonur are located on a vast territory that are connected between roads and railways. Baikonur's main facilities include: technical sites, launch complexes and measuring stations along the runway (each of which is a large structure with general mechanical and special technological equipment).

  • Distance of the route: 1735 km
  • Season time: April - October
  • Best time: May - September
  • Group size: from 1 up to 25 person
  • Days & nights: 8 days - 7 nights

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