Cold Conquerors’ project participant to compare temperature in Yakutia coldest regions
The unique touristic project starts on January 12
Yakutia 24 TV channel: The volunteer participants of “Cold Conquerors” international will measure temperature in Oumyakon and Verkhoyansky regions of Yakutia for two weeks. Project starts on Sunday, January 12.
The project purpose is promotion and development of Yakutia tourism. It has no analogues in the world. According to the organizers, “Cold Conquerors” will be a site for extreme tourism in the whole world.
The participants will live in tents, made out of so-called auto-blanket (used to cover cars in cold temperatures at night). The extreme lovers will be helped by a local guide. Journalists and bloggers will participate in the tour.
Verkhoyansky group leader German Arbugaev tells that equipment for extreme lovers had been hand-tailored. Boots were made by tailors out of reindeer skin and fur, the coat – out of sheared reindeer fur.
Also, a special menu of Yakut traditional dishes was elaborated.
“The northern conditions require protein food. Our products are only natural. We have stuffed crucian carp, foal’s meat, dry-cured reindeer, Yakut honey, stroganina, sweet pies etc”, tells the group leader.