Arctic Siberia is one of the few places in the world with truly virgin trekking territory. Travellers can explore pristine mountain wilderness, see muskox herds, overnight in tepees with reindeer herding nomads and enjoy fresh fish from streams or reindeer meat with the locals.

Mountain lake in the Polar Urals, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, Arctic Siberia

Mountain lake in the Polar Urals, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, Arctic Siberia


We currently offer only one pure trekking trip (number 1 below). Number 2 below also includes two day hikes to the sacred Kisilyakh standing stones, huge rock pillars 35 metres tall jutting out of mountain tops in Arctic Yakutia (see photo below).

1. Trekking through nomad country in Yamal’s mountains.

2. Arctic Yakutia Highlights

Sacred kisilyakh standing stones of Arctic Yakutia

Sacred kisilyakh standing stones of Arctic Yakutia


Nenets nomad travelling by reindeer sledge, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, Arctic Siberia

Nenets nomad travelling by reindeer sledge, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, Arctic Siberia


Chums of nomadic reindeer herders in the Polar Ural Mountains, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, Arctic Siberia

Chums of nomadic reindeer herders in the Polar Ural Mountains, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, Arctic Siberia