YakutiaYakutia, Russia's arctic diamond.
Travellers who make the journey to Yakutia come to experience a different way of existence, a place where life is inexorably tied to both the rich bounty and the extreme harshness of the far northern climes. In Yakutia you can experience the annual Pole of Cold Festival in Oymyakon, the coldest inhabited place on earth! Yakutia is full of unique experiences. Ride a reindeer-sleigh through the snowy Taiga, or hike and raft in the incredible Lena Pillars Nature Reserve. Yakutia is renowned for its wildlife, including its prehistoric inhabitants – Yakutsk’s Ice Age Museum houses a menagerie of mammoths, bison and other ancient beasts discovered perfectly preserved in the permafrost. Visit Yakutia and be entranced by a land whose beauty shines, even in the darkest polar nights.