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Guide will meet you on metro station "Dnipro" or if you want you will be picked up from your place.
For passing underground route you need to wear comfortable shoes and clothes which you will be not upset to make a little bit dirty and wet - you are going to real underground tunnels. Be ready for adventures!
Pants must be with belt, or take belt with you separately.The temperature underground is about + 12 °, regardless of the temperature on the surface.
Don't take massive backpacks and bags. Better not to take bags at all, or take a smaller one. It is not comfortable to move in tunnels with big bags full of massive camera gear.
You will be provided with: • torches • gloves • rubber high boots (from Soviet military protective wear set) • transfer between objects are included
PART 1. Depending on a season first part of the combo UrbEx tour is a visit to drain tunnel system or underground river. This part takes 1,5 - 3 hours of walking through underground tunnels. We will give you torches and special gum boots which you will wear over shoes to keep feet clean and soft. With experienced guide you will: • walk 1,5-3 kilometers through the tunnels • know out everything about Kiev's underground world • feel how is it to be in absolute darkness • get totally new experience about cityTransfer between objects are included t tour price.
PART 2. Explore one of the abandoned Cold War bunkers forgotten since USSR times. Bunker expedition is chance to turn out behind massive Soviet hermetic blast door in abandoned fallout shelter. The major idea of visiting this object is to feel yourself in a time when all people have been living in a fear of nuclear attack. Guided tour usually takes near one hour. You will: • touch one of the hidden pages of Ukrainian history • see real civil equipment frozen in time • explore how to survive after nuclear war
Metro station "Dnipro" - your guide will wait for you on the exit, near ticket office. There is only one exit so it's not possible to get lost.
You will be provided with:
rubber high boots (from Soviet military protective wear set)
transfer between objects are included
Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Not wheelchair accessible
Minimum age is 18 years
The tour is NOT RECOMMENDED:
people suffering from claustrophobia
people who can not get into the usual manhole
people suffering from low back pain or back problems
people have excess weight or heart disease
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Being passionate about Urbex; I really loved the tour; it was very entertaining and well organised; I could have spent hours in this excursion. I will definitely do it again during my next visit in Kiev ! it is a good way to discover the...More
This was a great tour. Very different from the cookie cutter tours you normally get when traveling. If you’re not afraid to get a little dirty and of small places, I would definitely recommend. Guide was super knowledgeable and engaging. It was very cool to...More
The tour is an amazing occasion to know more about the history of this city. Our guide Max had very interesting stories to tell along the way — and what a way! You don't get to visit an old soviet bunker full of documents and old...More
Really great tour, our guide was very knowledgeable and fun. Be warned though this tour is tougher for taller and chunkier people, tunnels get very short and narrow, you do have to get on your hands and knees for one very small section. But the...More