Tours for Baikonur Spaceport

Baikonur Spaceport, open the world of cosmonautics.

Baikonur is rightfully called the first cosmic harbor of the planet. Spaceport Baikonur became the symbol of the space epoch, symbol of the New era in the history of the Earth.

Cosmodrome Baikonur is a unique scientific, technical and residential complex. Over the past 50 years it has become the largest spaceport in the world. Are amounts to 7000; it ranges 75 km from north to south and 90 km from west to east.

Spaceport includes 9 launch complexes (15 launch pads); 11 facilities for the tests, 3 fueling stations for the spacecraft and 2 airfields.

For now Baikonur is opened for world-wide cooperation in the field of space development, for orbital stations of new generation, for manned cosmonautics being the only and the largest cosmodrome in the world.

1st day

  • Arrival at the hotel “Alma-Ata” from Kyzylorda
  • Transfer to the city “Baikonur”
  • Visiting of the museum of cosmonautics in the city 
Excursion around the city ( visiting memorials and models of rocket engine and real rockets)
  • Lunch in the city, café “Star Sky” or “Arsenal”
  • Visiting of the International School of cosmonautics ( excursion in the school, acquaintance with rocket structure, especially with different types of real engines, visit of the classes of rocket modeling, you will be able also to try sitting in the real cosmic ship capsule)
  • Transfer to the hotel
  • Dinner

2nd day

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to the cosmodrome
  • Visiting of the the Museum of the Baikonur cosmodrome, the memorial houses of Yu.A. Gagarin and Korolev. Spaceship "Buran" (4 hours)
  • Transfer to the hotel # 17 – Lunch
  • Transfer to the “Gagarin’s start” starting complex.
  • Transfer to the hotel
  • Free time
  • Dinner in Kazakh National Yurts

3rd day

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to the building №60 - Command post of the rocket "Energy", on the way sightseeing tour around the cosmodrome sites by watching from the side
  • Visit to the building №60 - Command post of the rocket "Energy"
  • Transfer to the hotel # 17 – Lunch
  • Visit of the Start Complex "Zenith"
  • and launches operations.
  • Transfer to the observation point
  • Watching the launch
  • Transfer to Kyzylorda

*The spaceport is an object of strict schedule and it is required to issue authorization documents.

**To obtain permits for foreign citizens, a Kazakh visa is required.

***The cost varies from program and number of people in the group

Price from 700 USD

The cost includes:

  • Permits for staying in the city and the cosmodrome
  • Providing of a place at the observation area for watching the launch of the rocket
  • Permits for Photo and video shooting
  • Transfer according to the program
  • Accommodation
  • Excursion service according to the program

The price does not include:

  • Transfer to Kyzylorda (air/train tickets)
  • Personal expenses.

The documents are submitted for 45 days to obtain access to the territory of the city and the cosmodrome.

*The program can be changed upon request