3 Days in Nizhniy Novgorod
This tour will give you an opportunity to arrive directly to Nizhny Novgorod. Now you can have a flight from Frankfurt, Vienna or Kaliningrad.
Fighter jet tour itinerary (directly to Nizhny Novgorod)
Day one: According to this program, you arrive directly in Nizhny Novgorod via Frankfurt or Vienna or the Russian city of Kaliningrad. You will be met by our company representative and escorted to city’s best hotel the 4-star Alexandrovsky Garden Hotel (or the 4-star Nikol Hotel). Then you will have free time to relax.
Day two: This day, after a hotel breakfast, you will be taken to the Nizhny Novgorod Sokol Aviation Plant where you will be prepared for your flight in a Russian MiG-29 military fighter-jet. A brief health examination, a meeting and conference with the fighter pilot, and your preflight briefing on the rules of conduct and safety measures during the flight. Then, you will change into a special high-altitude pressure suit (for the flight to the "Edge of Space"), you will be instructed on correct use of the oxygen mask during the flight. After that you are to be driven to the MiG-29 site. Once there, you will make a preflight inspection of the aircraft together with the pilot and then taken to the cockpit. And finally, your long desired supersonic flight to the stratosphere or high performance aerobatics or both, depending on your selected program, actually starts.
On completion of the flight, you may take photographs with the pilot in front of the aircraft, you will receive a personal performance certificate of the flight onboard the MiG-29 fighter-jet. Finally, you will visit the Sokol Plant’s Aviation Museum.
After finishing all activities at Sokol and the MiG-29 flight, you will return to the hotel where you can take it easy from your adrenalin-filled day.
Following your tour, you will have an evening dinner in a Russian restaurant (for business class Tour Package).
For the detailed program of your MiG Day at Sokol Airbase, please go to page.
Day three: This is a back-up day for the flight in MIG-29. You will have a sightseeing tour (for business class) around Nizhny Novgorod in the company of guide-translator and in a business class vehicle (Mercedes). After that you will have a dinner (for business class), in one of the local restaurants. And our representative will escort you to the International Airport for departure.
The Price includes:
- visa support (invitation documentation);
- preparation of official clearances to visit "Sokol" Air Base;
- transfers in a business class vehicle between the airport and the Hotel;
- two nights in a standard room of 4-star Alexandrovsky Garden Hotel;
- transfers in a business class vehicle between the hotel and "Sokol" Aviation Plant;
- preflight preparation at "Sokol" Air Base;
- flight in MiG-29 jet fighter (according to the program);
- services of guide/translator during flight day(English, German, Spanish, French or Italian);
- personal certificate with all flight parameters;
- sightseeing tour of Nizhny Novgorod in a business class vehicle (for business class);
- dinner in a Russian restaurant with guide-translator(for business class);