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ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone

Dityatky Lenina St, 123, Kiev, Ukraine
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Chiki briki!

Alex organised us a really amazing and memorable custom 1 day tour of the zone. If you want the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pierre - F
Amazing private tour of the Zone

I contacted five tour operators and ended up going with Alex for two reasons: his extremely rapid... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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We are a team of explorers that since 2006 do a deep exploration of Chernobyl Zone. We offer official and safe tours to the Exclusion Zone, Pripyat, Chernobyl and around to share our experience. We are focused on one- or multi-day explorations in small groups, and create custom plans specifically for every visit. We follow a scientific way of the presentation of information, display movies and photos, share stories and facts, helping our visitors touch the great story of the Zone.
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Dityatky Lenina St, 123, Kiev, Ukraine

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alex organised us a really amazing and memorable custom 1 day tour of the zone. If you want the true local experience for small committee handled by real passionate people, you should definitely go with Alex and Sergeï! Alex dedication & knowledge of the area...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I contacted five tour operators and ended up going with Alex for two reasons: his extremely rapid response time, and his frank communications style where he frankly gave me his opinions on various options. I'm extremely glad I picked his company: he made the whole...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

I will never forget this tour in the area of modern day Pompeij. Lots of snow on the ground but the tour was not cancelled. I signed up for a tour with up to 16 passengers but we ended upp being just 3 that day,...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

Can i even say it was a "trip" ? Actually, it was a true adventure, living near the zone with true people, being guided by such a passioned-driven guide as Alexander (and his fellow driver Nicolaï)... We learned a lot about all what happened before,...More

Thank Nico E
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AlexFromChornobyl, Chernobyl Dude at ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Nico, dude, c'mon here, Sergei already asked where you are! If serious, it was a gorgeous tour. My god, your group was a gift from heavens, I not often see so interested people. Thank you many many many times -- and I hope to see...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

Doing a trip to the exclusion zone is a great experience which I recommend to anyone wanting to learn about this piece of history, the science, and to simply be fascinated by a place like nowhere else on the planet. Before the trip we compared...More

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AlexFromChornobyl, Chernobyl Dude at ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2017

We were really pleased to meet a person with such deep knowledge in physics -- this was completely different level of work. Thank you so much for your visit - and hope to see you again!

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

This is a must do, it's so interesting & informative. It was never on my to do list but my son wanted to go so I agreed & I'm so glad I did. The tour was very well run. Comfortable bus, good, knowledgeable English speaking...More

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AlexFromChornobyl, ChernobylDude at ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2017

Glad that you liked it :) Please come again anytime!

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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

By far, this was the best vacation tour I've ever taken. Alex and his crew, including our fearless driver Vladimir, were professional, personable, entertaining, humorous, and extraordinarily knowledgable. Regardless of the question about the Zone or the aftermath, Alex could answer it. He definitely delivers...More

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AlexFromChornobyl, Chernobyl Dude at ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Oh My God. This was an EPIC journey, absolutely true, right, emotive non-touristic experience -- exactly how it has to be with the Zone. I really really hope to see you again, and for your next time we will prepare something special, as well as...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

Few years ago, when I found about the possibility to visit the Zone, I couldn't imagine that it would be rather easy to actually do that. Found about ChernobylStore, got in thouch with Alex and things just become to move. Easy and friendly communication with...More

Thank Sanjin G
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AlexFromChornobyl, Chernobyl Dude at ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thank you very much for such words -- it was a pleasure to be in the Zone with you and your team, and we really were inspired that you guys were so interested in this place. It is very important. Thank you again and come...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

Visiting Chernobyl was incredible - a glimpse into what a nuclear disaster leads to. It was amazing doing it with Alex. Not only is he very knowledgeable - and is very careful - but his extensive knowledge of the area allowed us to visit places...More

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AlexFromChornobyl, Chernobyl Dude at ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thank you very much for your review. That was an amazing trip! Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed May 28, 2017

I'm hoping to book this tour for December. I wondering is there enough hours of daylight in late December to see everything. I read that sunrise is about 08:00am and sun set is 16:00. That means it's dark for approximately 3-4 hours of the end...More

Thank Colman K
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AlexFromChornobyl, СhernobylDude at ChernobylStore - Day Tours to Chernobyl Zone, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Hello! Yes, it is possible. During this tour we are within Zone from 10:00 to 18:00, but last hour is a transfer from Pripyat to checkpoint (it takes nearly one hour to get there, including 2 check-ups and tech stops). Therefore, it is enough to...More

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MASELIE
April 7, 2018|
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Response from AlexFromChornobyl | Property representative |
Hello. A legal procedure for entry permit obtaining requires 7 days. There is no way to make it shorter.
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NunoReis
April 4, 2018|
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Response from AlexFromChornobyl | Property representative |
Hello! Technically it takes 7 days to arrange a tour as document processing required. So with all wish it is not possible to make it so fast.
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Colman K
May 28, 2017|
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Response from AlexFromChornobyl | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, it is possible. During this tour we are within Zone from 10:00 to 18:00, but last hour is a transfer from Pripyat to checkpoint (it takes nearly one hour to get there, including 2 check-ups and tech stops... More
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