The high light of the trip is being a descent 33 meters down to the bottom of the Unified Launch Control Center!
Take an underground corridor to the massive doors
which lead to a self-contained silo-based 12-storey Command Post which could function sealed from the outside world for 45 days.
Sit in the Command seat
and experience what Soviet officers could feel during the Cold War and being in charge of nine missiles SS-22. You can touch the button that could cause a catastrophe if pressed 18 years ago.
Look inside SS-18 'Satan' Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
equipped with up to 10 warheads and 40 penaids - it used to give Soviet Union "first strike" advantage over the U.S.
TOUR INFO 2018
We usually start our tour at 8 a.m. or as agreed - Drive Kiev-Odesa Highway approximately two hours, make a left turm to Holovanivsk and then another 30 minutes to the outskirt of Bobuz'ke village. - Arrival to Museum. Meeting a manager of the museum, ussually ex-officer. - Briefing on the history of the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile base of ICBM silo launcher in Pervomaisk in a pavillion with many exhibits. - Sightseeing of the premices of the base including passage through 150 meters long underground corridor. - Take a lift 12 floors down to the bottom of the Unified Launch Control Center. (Lift can barely fit three people so with a big group it might take time for everybody to take it). - Visit rest area of the officers and climb one floor up to the control center, where the launching equipment with "THE BUTTON" was located. - See the guards' bunkers, silo's lead, trucks and SS-18 "Satan" Intercontinental Ballistic Missile. - On the way back to Kiev we make a stop for lunch at one of the cafes. Arrival back time 6 p.m.
THE COST PER PERSON 2018
FOR PUBLIC TOURS: - the cost of US $75.00 is guarantied only when we gather 5 people and more; - in case there are no enough people for the tour to take place at US $75.00 p/p you will be offered an alternative date, a higher price, another tour or full refund; - the exact price of the trip will be confirmed 18h in advance depending on a number of people in the group; - minimum age for public tours is 7 years old.
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FOR PUBLIC TOURS: - the cost of US $75.00 is guarantied only when we gather 5 people and more; - in case there are no enough people for the tour to take place at US $75.00 p/p you will be offered an alternative date, a higher price, another tour or full refund; - the exact price of the trip will be confirmed 18h in advance depending on a number of people in the group; - minimum age for public tours is 7 years old. Cancellation: - if reservation is done for several people, than each person is responsible for his/her own deposit and will be able to get refund in accordance to our general refund terms. Deposit for the cancelled person cannot be transferred to the rest of the group members. - change of participants is free and can be done any time before the tour; Refund: Your deposit is refundable only if: - you cancel your reservation within two hours after the payment is done (e.g. changed your mind, booking by mistake); - the number of participants is not enough for the tour to take place; - you initiated a new opening but nobody else signed up for the tour yet; - you cancel more than 45 days before the tour; FOR PRIVATE TOURS: - Any amendments like cancellation and number of people are possible any time, but not later than 18 hours prior to the trip. - In case of change of the number of participants the rate will change in accordance to SoloEast price list; - In case of no show or late cancellation of some of the participants the full amount for the reservation will be charged; - In case of no show or late cancellation of the entire group the deposit of $50 will be lost; - Change of participants is possible any time before departure and it’s free of charge; - Any age of participants is ok on private tours;
English speaking guide. Air-conditioned transportation. Admission cost and fee to be taken down by lift to the Launch Control Center. Not included: lunch (we make a stop in a cafe on the way back)
The Solo East comfortable and modern air-conditioned minibuses Mercedes Sprinters and Ford Transit depart from downtown of Kyiv. Our guides and drivers speak English and the drivers are instructed to drive our passengers safely.
We accept: credit cards, PayPal, SEPA wires, e-Transfers Alternatively, you can pay over the phone +38044279-3505 or come to our Kiev's office for a free cup of coffee and pay there.